Welcome to Sound Medicine
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. You’ll 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 20, 2014
Hosts Barbara Lewis, Eric Metcalf, and Jeremy Shere, PhD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
Insurance coverage for the rehabilitation of opioid addictionInterview
: Andrew Chambers, M.D.,associate professor of psychiatry, IU School of Medicine.
Investigating sketchy scriptsInterview
: Hamid Abbaspour, R.Ph., MBA, founder and president, Dr. Aziz Pharmacy.
Did You Know?
Addiction and the brain
Health news headlinesInterview
: Jill Ditmire, field reporter.
Ebola virus outbreakInterview
: Erika Hayes, M.D., director., pediatric HIV program at Washington University.
High risk suicideInterview
: Mark Olfson, M.D., MPH, professor of psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center in New York.
Stop 'eating for two'
Advocating for children’s healthInterview
: Judith Palfrey, M.D., professor of social and behavioral sciences, Harvard University; director, Children’s Global Pediatric Program, Boston Children’s Hospital; former executive director for the "Let’s Move" campaign.
Car seat safetyInterview
: Sandy Roob, field reporter.