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May 10, 2020

HIV: what is it, how do you get it, and what can medicine do about it // What we have learned about chloroquine, remdesivir and convalescent plasma against COVID-19 // Sex and cigarettes, as they relate to the pandemic

 

* Jingle by Jillian Correia of Roctavio Canada

* Theme music: "Troll of the Mountain Swing" by the...


Apr 4, 2020

A comprehensive look at COVID-19 and its infectious agent, SARS-CoV-2, also known as “the coronavirus.” Jonathan and Chris are joined by Dr. Matthew Oughton, an infectious disease specialist, to share the state of the evidence about the current pandemic. Recorded March 26th, 2020.

 

4:25 How is the disease...


Mar 8, 2020

Arthritis: what it is; osteoarthritis vs. inflammatory arthritis; rheumatism; the risks and benefits of treatments // biosimilars, the “generic drugs” of biologics // Q&A: Chris’ qualms about omega-3 supplements for your heart // The Health Canada Ministry of Truth // Natural products claiming to cure cancer

 

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Feb 9, 2020

Flu: Cold vs. flu; the anatomy of a virus; when viruses make a MegaZord; diagnosing, preventing and testing for the flu // coronavirus disease COVID-19 // update on talc and ovarian cancer

 

* Vox pop by David Lonstein

* Jingle by Jillian Correia of Roctavio Canada

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


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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