EP 973 News of the Week

Summary: Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.
Air Date: 12/31/19
Duration: 19:37
Host: Michael Roizen, MD
EP 973 News of the Week
In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.
  • Why women are (still) being discriminated against in the medical field.
  • Brain benefits of reading and writing.
  • Should we be using a polypill for preventing cardiovascular disease?
  • In-home HIV tests result in higher rates of detection (and also treatment).
  • Doctors are taking away opioid prescriptions from an increasing number of patients.
  • Placenta pills -- safe or not?
  • How accurate is your heart rate monitor?
  • The more diversity of species in your microbiome, the longer you'll live. These bad habits lessen the diversity.
  • HIIT is an option for most everyone.
  • The best things you can do to lower your risk for type-2 diabetes.
  • Why do people binge eat at night?
  • PLUS so much more...
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