My First Big Break: Dr. Oz

By Brian Flood 

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Dr. Mehmet Oz had no interest in being on TV growing up, but things changed quickly when he realized that people didn’t appreciate how much control they have over their health destiny. As a young doctor, Oz wanted to share that message with America because the media wasn’t currently providing it. Dr. Oz might have received his “First Big Break” appearing on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” but did he truly impress her by telling the audience Oprah “passes gas?”