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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. 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: December 30, 2012
Hosts Barbara Lewis, David Crabb, MD, and Jeremy Shere, PhD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
What is the Berlin Heart?Interview
: Elaine Cox, M.D., a specialist in pediatric infectious disease.Mark Turrentine, M.D., pediatric heart surgeon
What is behind the increased prevalence of preschoolers with cavities?Interview
: Jeffrey Dean, DDS, MSD, executive associate dean at IU School of Dentistry
How are pediatricians helping families with medically complex children?Interview
: Jim Ogan, M.D., pediatrician, recently established a program at the University of Virginia Medical Center designed to provide specialty care for medically complex children..
Does new drug signify cystic fibrosis breakthrough?Interview
: Katrina Roi, Independent Producer.
How do teenagers interpret the cancer experience?Interview
: John Green, author of the "The Fault in Our Stars."
Are parents happier than non-parents?