A look at the top medical headlines for the week of September 8, 2019.

Medical Notes: Week of September 8, 2019

A look at the top medical headlines for the week of September 8, 2019.

17-24 Segment 2: The Sense of Touch

A neuroscientist explains the sense of touch and what can happen when it's not working as it should

16-35 Segment 1: SCAD: The under-the-radar heart attack

Experts discuss heart attacks, known as SCAD, that are caused by arteries splitting open rather than blockages.

16-31 Segment 2: Child Heart Arrhythmias

Children and adolescents seldom have “heart attacks,” but they sometimes have heart arrhythmias which can look like the same thing, and be just as deadly.