EP 972 News of the Week

Summary: Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.
Air Date: 12/24/19
Duration: 15:40
Host: Michael Roizen, MD
EP 972 News of the Week
In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.

  • Why a deadly pig disease is sparking fear in humans.
  • New cholesterol drug will make its appearance in front of the FDA in February.
  • Data on coronary artery bypass surgery (do you actually need it?).
  • Cholesterol levels are dropping in the U.S. 
  • Diabetes technology is out of many patients financial means.
  • Super-vaccine for the flu is being marketed to people 65 and older -- is it legitimate?
  • Men's risk of breast cancer is low, but death rate is high.
  • Reading and writing helps protect you from dementia.
  • U.S. vaping rates are still skyrocketing among teens, and death rates are rising.
  • PLUS so much more...
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