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Each week, host Louise Craig shares information to help you manage your overall health and well being. Topics include Migraines & other headaches, Diabetes diagnosis & tips; Dental Health; Mental Health & Aging; Nutrition & exercise; Health Care Proxies and Living Wills.
||Sound Body 02/13/15 Neuroplasticity: Hope or Hype 15-07||Dr. Norman Doidge has published a second book on the use of neuro-stimulation to engage the neuroplasticity of the brain to cure patients of many of the symptoms of diseases such as multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's, strokes, and other traumatic||2/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 02/06/15 Intern Insight 15-06||The MedPage Today series "I, Intern" follows 6 interns over the course of their first year as practicing medical professionals. They are now a few months into their various rotations, and offer insights into the challenges and||2/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 01/30/15 Smiling Secrets 15-05||A personal essay in The New Yorker magazine of Jonathan Kalb's experience of not being able to smile because of facial paralysis caused by Bell's Palsy. Scientific American challenges what we think we know about the relationship between||1/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 01/23/15 More Paying Till It Hurts 15-04||A year-long New York Times series "Paying Until It Hurts" by Elisabeth Rosenthal. Americans pay more for their health care than other developed countries, and the costs across the country and within health care organizations are||1/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 01/16/15 American Gut Project 15-03||One family gives their fecal samples to the American Gut Project for sequencing so that they can learn what kind of microbiota live in their guts.||1/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 01/09/15 Weighty Matters 1502||The shape you are in isn't just about what you eat - what is inside your body counts too. Articles from New Scientist magazine contains information about diet and exercise, but also explains you our bodies may be constructed differently in ways||1/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 01/02/15 More Patient Stories 1501||A prominent doctor shares stories about the importance of good bedside skills in the practice of medicine.||1/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 12/26/14 Patient Stories 1452||A prominent doctor shares stories about the importance of ethics and professionalism in the practice of medicine.||12/25/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 12/19/14 What a Headache 14-51||A look at headaches. Types of headaches plus the symptoms and treatments associated with each type. Unusual cases. Why do we feel a "throbbing" sensation when we have serious pain?||12/18/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sound Body 12/12/14 Booby Traps 14-50||Doc Gurley's blog series "Booby Traps about making sense of her own breast cancer diagnosis after having years of mammograms that suggested everything was okay.||12/11/2014||Free||View In iTunes|