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Every week rely on authoritative reporting and insightful interviews illuminating the latest medical research and health-related headlines heard on public radio. Your host Barbara Lewis provides in-depth, accurate and actionable information. Youíll find field reports, stories, in-studio newsmakers, personal essays, and quirky information about health and medicine you can't find anywhere else.
Air date: April 13, 2014
Hosts Barbara Lewis, Eric Meslin, PhD, Eric Metcalf, and Jeremy Shere, PhD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
Funding changes for Medicare Advantage recipientsInterview
: Aaron Carroll, M.D., MS, professor of pediatrics, assistant dean for research mentoring, Indiana University School of Medicine; director,Center for Health Policy and Professionalism Research.
Crowdfunding for medical expensesInterview
: Erika Beras, field reporter.
Did You Know?
Family activities and emotional health
Health news headlinesInterview
: Jill Ditmire, field reporter.
Better eye care can help those suffering from glaucomaInterview
: Louis Cantor, M.D., director, glaucoma service, Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute,
Medical ethics in the newsInterview
: Eric Meslin, Ph.D., director, Indiana University Center for Bioethics.
"Why Diets Fail"Interview
: Nicole Avena, Ph.D., research neuroscientist, author, "Why Diets Fail."
Water and the brain