19-45 Segment 2: Fertility Rate Decline And The Aging Population

Fertility Rate Decline And The Aging Population

Birth rates in the US are at an all time low, and fertility for all age groups under age 30 is dropping. Experts explain that it may not be as good a thing as we may think, and cite nations like Japan and Italy which are facing labor shortages and elderly populations as a result of less-than-replacement-level fertility.

Medical Notes: Week of January 13, 2019

A look at the top medical headlines for the week of January 13, 2018.

15-28 Segment 1: Perfect Pitch

  Synopsis: The ability to "know" the musical pitch of any sound has traditionally been thought to be learnable only at a very early age through musical training. But new research shows perfect pitch is teachable to adults as well. Experts discuss the implications on all forms of learning. Host: Reed Pence. Guests: Dr. Diana … Continue reading 15-28 Segment 1: Perfect Pitch