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Dr. David Friedman offers a cutting edge approach to achieving optimal health by incorporating entertainment, shock value and solutions to everyday health and wellness issues. Each week he interviews world-renowned doctors, celebrities, sports figures and New York Times bestselling authors who all share a common goal of helping others get healthy in the sickest developed country in the world… good ole USA.

"Ask the Doctor" with Dr. Friedman


Dr. Friedman weighs in on a few of his listeners' questions.

Air Date: 1/28/21
Duration: 28:37
Host: David Friedman, ND, DC
Guest Bio: David Friedman


    "Ask the Doctor" with Dr. Friedman

    In this episode of "Ask the Doctor", Dr. Friedman answers some of his listeners' most pressing questions.

    Listen in for all the details. 

    Is it true that drinking olive oil every day is healthy? If so, how much, and how can I choose the best brand of olive oil?

     -Jimmy from Las Vegas NV

    Can a lack of sleep lead to weight gain?

    -Stephanie from Sarasota FL 

    Any advice for committing to getting healthy in 2021?

    -Katie Lynn from Williamstown NJ

    What are your thoughts on the blood type diet? Is it a myth or legit?

    -Abigail from Wilmington NC

    What's better, raw or cooked vegetables?

    -Bob from Cleveland OH

    I've heard seltzer water isn't healthy and can damage my teeth. Is there any truth to this? 

    -Deborah from Bloomington MN

    Is there a health risk from the ink used when getting a tattoo?

    -Mark from New York NY

    What's the difference between gluten-free oatmeal and regular oatmeal?

    -Charlene in Albuquerque NM

    Sometimes I crave sweet, sometimes I crave salty. What do cravings mean and how can I stop them? 

    -Ann from Dallas TX

    My wife is afraid to lift weights because she doesn't want to be too muscular. Should she be concerned? 

    -Dan from Dayton OH

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