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Jan 12, 2020

Salt: what is it and what does it do to the body? (with Star Wars references!) // Telling Australians to stop drinking // Q&A with our listeners // YouTube cracks down on pseudomedicine

 

* Vox pop by David Lonstein

* Jingle by Joseph Hackl

* Additional music by Seth Donnelly and Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com.

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Dec 8, 2019

Drinking water: alkaline, thirst, bottled, lead // Interview with Olivier Bernard (thepharmafist.com) on vitamin C, harassment, and winning the John Maddox Prize // Vaping update: EVALI and popcorn lung

 

* Vox pop by Sarah Swinwood

* Jingle by Jillian Correia of Roctavio Canada

* Additional music by Seth Donnelly and...


Nov 10, 2019

Prostate cancer: how common, how to detect it, how to treat it (should we?) // Artificial lights and sleep with Morgan Sweeney // Should we really be eating more meat now?

 

* Vox pop by David Lonstein

* Jingle by Joseph Hackl of Voodoo Jazz

* Additional music by Seth Donnelly and Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com...


Oct 6, 2019

Breast cancer screening: self-exams, mammograms, ductal carcinoma in situ, Angelina Jolie // The book “Bottle of Lies” and the safety of generic drugs // When cancer research misses its target

 

* Vox pop by Morgan Sweeney

* Jingle by Joseph Hackl of Voodoo Jazz

* Additional music by Seth Donnelly and Kevin MacLeod...


Sep 8, 2019

A questionable plate of spaghetti produces something unexpected: Chris' teddy bear can now speak! Once the acid trip wears off, Jonathan and Chris discuss study aid drugs or "nootropics", like Ritalin being used by 12-year-olds to get better grades. Do these stimulants work and are there side effects? They also...