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: February 2, 2014
Host talks to physicians and researchers about:
New advances in contraceptionInterview
: Tracey Wilkinson, M.D., MPH, assistant professor of clinical pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Maria Roth, M.D., assistant professor, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition, University of Washington School of Medicine.
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The consequences of postpartum depression
Regulating antibiotics in animalsInterview
: Stuart Levy, M.D., professor of molecular biology and microbiology, Tufts University School of Medicine; director, The Center for Adaptation Genetics and Drug Resistance.
New treatment for Autism
The history of the iron lungInterview
: John Bach, M.D., faculty, Rutgers University; The State University of New Jersey, where he directs research and clinical affairs in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Top brain vs. bottom brainInterview
: Stephen Kosslyn, Ph.D., founding dean of the Minerva Project.