Sound Medicine

Sunday at 11AM
Barbara Lewis

Sound Medicine is a weekly hour about health and medicine - featuring a lively blend of studio interviews, field reports and short items on topics ranging from nutrition to sports medicine, cancer to cardiology.

Sound Medicine

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  • Tuesday, January 27, 2015 7:24pm

    If you've ever made a doctor’s appointment because of severe neck pain, exhaustion, or sinus pressure, only to be told that your symptoms are “normal” or there’s “nothing wrong with you,” you know how frustrating it can be. When you feel poorly, you want to know why. But physicians are trained to offer a diagnosis and when symptoms don’t add up to one, they don’t always know what to say.

  • Tuesday, January 27, 2015 2:29pm

    Your Stat correspondent treads lightly around a potentially heavy topic.


  • Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:50pm

    What's floating in the air that those bathroom air dryers are blasting onto your clean hands?

    A little hypothetical for you: If someone filled a canister with compressed air from a stinky public bathroom, then came into your home and sprayed it onto your freshly washed hands, would your hands still feel clean?

  • Monday, January 26, 2015 2:03pm

    Ask any dog owner and they will tell you with certainty that their four legged friend can understand them. Now a study from the UK confirms it.

  • Friday, January 23, 2015 8:49pm