Hosts Barbara Lewis, Jeremy Shere, PhD, and Kathy Miller, MD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
Are laws restricting sugary snacks effective in fighting childhood obesity?Interview
: Daniel Taber, Ph.D., postdoc researcher, University of Illinois - Chicago Health Policy Center.
What are the consequences of unintended pregnancies?Interview
: Mary Applegate, M.D., MPH, Associate Dean for Public Health Practice, University at Albany School of Public Health.
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What is the relationship between fitness and grades in adolescents?
Is there value in adding ultrasound technology to routine mammograms?Interview
: Kathy Miller, M.D.
How does mobility affect the diagnosis of breast cancer?Interview
: Theresa Rohr Kirchgraber, M.D., Director of the IU National Center of Excellence in Women's Health and regularly sees patients at Wishard and Riley Hospitals.
Can meditation combat loneliness?
How can personal narratives serve to influence public health policy?Interview
: Brad Wright, Ph.D., Postdoc in health policy at Brown University. He has a Ph.D. in health policy and management from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and writes the blog “Wright on Health”.
Can the overuse of technology precipitate forms of mental illness?Interview
: Nancy Ann Cheever, Ph.D., assisted in the research and editing process of “iDisorder: Understanding Our Obsession With Technology and Overcoming Its Hold on Us,” Associate professor of communications, California State University, Dominguez Hills.