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Air date: December 8, 2013
Hosts Barbara Lewis and Jeremy Shere, PhD talk to physicians and researchers about:
New cholesterol medication guidelinesInterview
: Eric Topol, M.D., cardiologist, professor of genomics, Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute.
Exercise and holiday weight gain
Surgery through the noseInterview
: Aaron Cohen-Gadol, M.D., associate professor of neurological surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine; neurosurgeon, Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine in Indianapolis.
Periodontal disease and diabetesInterview
: Paul Edwards, DDS, M.S., professor of dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry.
: Marian Willinger, Ph.D, Special Assistant for SIDS at Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child health and Human Development
Behind the scenes of psychotherapyInterview
: Drew E. Permut, Ph.D., psychotherapist and author of “Inside Your Therapist's Mind: How a Psychotherapist Thinks, and How it Works."
Paying homage to the father of epidemiologyInterview
: Howard Markel, M.D., Ph.D.