Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-36

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-36.

17-35 Segment 2: Medical Lab Mistakes

An expert explains that human error is impossible to completely eliminate, so labs are increasingly turning to DNA tracking to catch mistakes when they occur.

17-35 Segment 1: Diagnostic Mistakes

A noted expert discusses why medical mistakes happen, and what doctors and patients can do to make them less frequent.

17-34 Segment 2: Multitasking: Practically Impossible

Researchers discuss why our brains can't do two things at once, and why supertaskers may be different.

17-34 Segment 1: Rural Hospitals in Trouble

Experts discuss the need for rural healthcare and the close link between hospitals and community economics.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-35

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-35.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-34

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-34.

17-33 Segment 1: Criminalization of Homelessness

  In 2016, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development estimated that there were more than 500,000 homeless Americans on a given single night in January. The U.S. government currently claims that, while there are high rates of homeless Americans, the number is actually decreasing. Many experts challenge that claim, saying that homelessness is … Continue reading 17-33 Segment 1: Criminalization of Homelessness

17-33 Segment 2: Preparing For Your Own Death

  Many Americans view death as taboo or an uncomfortable topic to discuss. So, when someone passes away, their loved ones find themselves in a difficult situation, unprepared or unable to find the necessary documents and papers. A recent study has found that only 50% of adults have written and certified their will. Melanie Cullen, … Continue reading 17-33 Segment 2: Preparing For Your Own Death

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-33

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-33.

17-32 Segment 1: The Risks of Egg Donation

Egg donation is not regulated, and while short term risks are known, few donors have been followed for years. Experts discuss what we know and what we don’t.

17-32 Segment 2: Social Jetlag

New studies show that changing your weekday sleep schedule by sleeping in as a little as an hour every weekend can have severe health impact.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-32

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-32.

17-31 Segment 2: Evaluating Veterans’ Healthcare

An expert discusses her contention that the care the VA provides is much better than its perception.

17-31 Segment 1: Car Crash Victims & PTSD

Two car accident survivors and one of the world's foremost experts discuss what can make PTSD worse and the essentials victims must carry out to recover.