health care podcasts

02/12/14 Smartphone Use for Work at Night Not Smart

Smartphone for work at night disturbs sleep; Sense of control helps longevity; Childhood anxiety disorders;...

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02/05/14 Drivers with ADHD More Prone to Crashes

Computers impair doctor-patient interaction; ADHD increases risk of car crashes; Concussions may lead to Alzheimer's...

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01/29/14 Easier Gun Access Increases Risk of Suicides, Homicides

Having a gun increases risk of harm to self, others; Bereaved children at risk of psychosis; 90,000 kids to ER per...

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01/22/14 Eating Junk Food Impairs Memory

One week of junk food may impair memory; Caffeine may enhance memory; Drinking accelerates mental decline; Newborn...

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01/15/14 Preventing Gun Violence -- What Works and What Doesn't

Behavioral risk assessments may prevent mass shootings; Pot smoking tied to psychosis; Brain scans find basis for...

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01/08/14 Become a Non-smoker in 2014

Secure your prescriptions when entertaining; Update on all latest smoking cessation advances.

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12/18/13 Avoid Stress, Enjoy the Holidays

Tips to reduce holiday stress; Few psychiatrists take insurance; "Affluenza" murder defense; Generic Cymbalta...

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12/11/13 Depression in Pregnancy Alters Babies' Brains

Structural changes in babies' brains with maternal depression; Seasonal Affective Disorder, or Winter Depression; 6%...

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12/04/13 Psychiatric Drug Development Stalled

Drug companies not investing in mental health; Antidepressants in pregnancy don't cause autism; Focus of Newtown...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode One Hundred Forty-Eight

Mark and Margaret speak with Dr. Basit Chaudry, Lead Research Clinician for Watson, IBM’s natural language computing...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode One Hundred Nine

This week on Conversations on Health Care, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Dr. John  Moore,...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode One Hundred Eight

This week on Conversations on Health Care,  hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Jonathan Linkous, CEO...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode One Hundred Five

Conversations speaks this week with Dr. Eric Topol, Director of the Scripps Translational Institute and author of The...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Thirty-Five

Conversations on Health Care focuses this week on corporations striving for better value in purchasing health care....

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Thirty-Eight

Conversations on Health Care focuses today on the VA health system. Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Dr....

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Thirty-Seven

Conversations on Health Care speaks with Congresswoman Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, founder and co-chair of the House...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Thirty-Six

Conversations on Health Care focuses this week on the impact of obesity for Latino youth. Mark Masselli and Margaret...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Thirty-Five

Conversations on Health Care focuses this week on corporations striving for better value in purchasing health care....

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Twenty-Six

Conversations on Health Care turns its’ focus to the future challenges now that reform has passed. Mark Masselli and...

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Conversations on Health Care Episode Twenty-Five

Conversations on Health Care speaks with the president-elect of the American Medical Association. Mark Masselli and...

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