The Rising Tide of Rudeness

Studies show a rudeness epidemic in the US, and that people are profoundly affected when they experience or even witness it occurring to someone else. Two experts discuss.

17-44 Segment 1: Including Females In Basic Research

Only about a third of research subjects in clinical studies are women this results in poor understanding of how new drugs work on women.

17-13 Segment 2: Rudeness

Studies show a rudeness epidemic in the US, and that people are profoundly affected when they experience or even witness it occurring to someone else.

little girl having throat examination with tongue depressor checking for strep throat

16-39 Segment 1: PANDAS: Dangerous Aftereffects of a Strep Throat

Strep infection may prompt a severe reaction in some children, causing their own immune system to attack cells in the brain.

15-41 Segment 1: Gender Diversity in Basic Research

  Synopsis: Only about a third of research subjects in clinical studies are women. In basic research on animals and cells, female models are even more poorly represented. This results in poor understanding of how new drugs work on women and occasional drug recalls when major side effects are discovered after the fact. Experts discuss … Continue reading 15-41 Segment 1: Gender Diversity in Basic Research