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I learn, am challenged and chuckle!

By Ilovetodance26 - Sep 13 2019
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I find these conversations informative, timely, concise, entertaining and occasionally funny. I just can’t say enough good things about how you have structured the show. Thanks for your hard work, it’s incredibly enjoyable!

Helping the next generation of physicians

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I am a medical student and this podcast is a terrific way to learn Catholic teaching on many issues confronting us in the medical field. Would recommend it to anybody seeking a refreshing perspective of the medical field in a time when ethical values are challenged from many angles. Thank you to the hosts and producers!

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By Ilovetodance26 - Sep 13 2019
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I find these conversations informative, timely, concise, entertaining and occasionally funny. I just can’t say enough good things about how you have structured the show. Thanks for your hard work, it’s incredibly enjoyable!

Helping the next generation of physicians

By JimmyMD - Feb 17 2019
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I am a medical student and this podcast is a terrific way to learn Catholic teaching on many issues confronting us in the medical field. Would recommend it to anybody seeking a refreshing perspective of the medical field in a time when ethical values are challenged from many angles. Thank you to the hosts and producers!

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Rank #1: DD #82 - Anxiety and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

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Feature Interview (12:30) – Dr. Kevin Majeres, a psychiatrist practicing in Cambridge, MA who also teaches at Harvard Medical School, discusses anxiety: what it is, what causes it, what makes it worse, and what makes it better, including cognitive behavioral therapy.

www.drmajeres.com www.optimalwork.com

Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain (https://amzn.to/2NCfIlh)

The Upside of Stress: Why Stress Is Good for You, and How to Get Good at It (https://amzn.to/2NCVCYf)

The Mindfulness and Acceptance Workbook for Anxiety: A Guide to Breaking Free from Anxiety, Phobias, and Worry Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (https://amzn.to/2HsHpJu)

Also in this episode:

Background Info (00:30) – Mental Health Conditions: Depression and Anxiety https://adaa.org/about-adaa/press-room/facts-statistics

Medical Trivia (Answer at 48:07) – The top four drugs prescribed to treat anxiety are the number 14, 20, 21, 31 and 57 most prescribed drugs in America. They all belong to the same class of drugs. What class is this, and can you name the generic or brand-name of any one of them.

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Aug 30 2019

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Rank #2: DD #4 - NaPro Technology

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Doctor, Doctor – Show Notes – 2018-01-26 NaPro Technology
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Medical News (00:50) – “Ten Reasons Why I Hate Birth Control: A Womanifesto” an article by Nicole Stacy for Catholic Vote (https://www.catholicvote.org/ten-reasons-why-i-hate-birth-control-a-womanifesto/)

Preventative Medicine Tip (10:25) – Colonoscopy Screenings (United States Preventative Screening Task Force https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Guest Interview (14:30) – OB/GYN and NaPro Technology specialist Dr. Christopher Stroud discusses NaPro Technology and how it guides medical and surgical treatments that can help solve many fertility issues

Medical Trivia (Answer at 40:00) – “If you were sailing amidst small islands known as ‘the islets of Langerhans,’ where would you be? And what is the most valuable export of the islets?”

Book Recommendation (42:15) – Humanae Vitae (Full text here: http://w2.vatican.va/content/paul-vi/en/encyclicals/documents/hf_p-vi_enc_25071968_humanae-vitae.html)

Listener Question (46:25) – Dr. McGovern answers “Have you ever had to compromise your Catholic faith in your role as a physician?”

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Jan 26 2018

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Rank #3: DD #17 - Oral Contraception: Fact and Fiction

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Feature Interview (12:45) – Dr. Patrick Yeung, an OB/GYN from St. Louis, discusses so-called “medical use” or “non-contraceptive use” of oral contraceptives, especially whether the common practice makes medical or ethical sense.

Also in this episode:

News (01:00) – Ethical and unethical official positions of professional health care organizations, and why patients should find out what their own doctors believe.

Preventive Medicine Tip (11:55) – Pneumonia Vaccine

Medical Trivia (Answer at 40:30) – What organ was first successfully transplanted from a LIVING donor? What organ was first successfully transplanted from a CADAVER?

Listener Question (40:45) – At age 61, I expect to have a life expectancy of 95 and I am not interested in living a longer life than that. But I want to live healthily for as much of my life as possible, are there things I should do that will keep me healthy but not extend my life expectancy?

Medicine You Need to Know (42:45) – Pulmonologist Dr. Eustace Fernandes discusses the health consequences of smoking, whether there are healthy alternatives, and the advice he shares with his patient who are trying to quit

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May 11 2018

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Rank #4: DD #50 - Do We Have a Duty to Get Vaccinated?

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Feature Interview (13:00) – Infectious Disease and Public Health Specialist Dr. Paul Carson discusses the history of vaccines, how they have changed the health and life expectancy of people around the world, and why people have a moral obligation to vaccinate themselves and their children.

Dr. Carson’s article “Catholic Social Teaching and the Duty to Vaccinate“: https://doi.org/10.1080/15265161.2017.1284914

CDC Vaccine Information: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/index.html
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Vaccine Education Center: https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/vaccine-education-center
Immunization Action Coalition: http://www.immunize.org/
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News (1:10) – Newest Shingles vaccine how it works, who should get it, and why it’s more effective and more ethical. Plus, promising research that might signal the possibility of a vaccine that could help end the opioid epidemic (https://eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-12/acon-vch120718.php)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 41:00) – What were the two new vaccines that were given to as many soldiers as possible before going over to Iraq for Desert Storm in the early 1990s?

Linacre for Laypeople (40:30) – Dr. Jo Markette talks about the devastating consequences artificial birth control is having on the planet in ways you might not expect (“A Step Toward Ecological Conversion: Protecting the Planet by Pitching the Pill”)

http://journals.sagepub.com/home/lqr

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Jan 04 2019

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Rank #5: DD #73 - Fact and Fiction: Medical Marijuana

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Feature Interview (14:30) – The Doctors are joined by Dr. Jeffrey Berger, Medical Director of The Guest House, which specializes in addiction treatment for Catholic clergy and men and women religious. Dr. Berger shares his 35 years of experience treating addiction to shed light on what we know and what we don’t know about medical marijuana, including how marijuana works, typical affects, the potential benefits, and the documented dangers.

https://guesthouse.org/

Smart About Marijuana https://learnaboutsam.org/

Also in this episode:

Background Info (01:00) – Medical Cannabis from the Mayo Clinic Proceedings (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2018.09.005)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 42:20) – According to the World Health Organization, about 2.5% of the world’s population consumes cannabis in some fashion. In the US, the most recent figure was 3x the international level – 7.5% over age 12 consume it. Which state had the highest per capital use at 16.3% of citizens over age 12 using cannabis?

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Jun 28 2019

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Rank #6: DD #40 - Healthcare Coverage as Ministry with Solidarity Healthshare

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Feature Interview (15:00) – Solidarity Healthshare co-founder Chris Faddis talks with the doctors about how health-sharing ministries take a different approach to health care coverage, why he founded Solidarity Healthshare, and some of the benefits of this approach for doctors and patients.

Also in this episode:

News (00:55) – Medication non-compliance trends, why patients don’t take their medicine, and how insurance companies might try to track it with new technologies (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2018.05.029)

Preventive Medicine Tip (10:45) – 2018-2019 flu season and how to protect your family

Medical Trivia (Answer at 41:15) – In Star Trek: Voyager Season 2, in an episode called Parturition, the doctor says that he is preparing a “dermal osmotic sealant” to help with itching that would be caused by irritating atmospheric vapors on what the crew deems “Planet Hell.” By what name would be know “dermal osmotic sealant” in a store near us? For bonus points, what does the title Parturition mean? (Hint: It’s also a medical term.)

Listener Questions (43:20) – I am a resent convert. I got my tubes tied before I met my husband. We would love to have children of our own someday. How do I find a doctor who can do a tubal ligation reversal?

Do you believe that it is "safe" for a woman to take a birth control pill for hormone imbalances? I keep hearing it's too high of a cancer risk and the other thing I hear is that it's fine to do this?

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Oct 26 2018

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Rank #7: DD #16 - A Proven Approach to Aids in Africa

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News (00:50) – Who is doing reconstructive surgery for Medicare patients? (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2017.09.032) and Impact of spray sunscreen popularity on sunscreen formulations (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2017.07.040)

Women’s Healthcare Tip (07:30) – Bone Density Testing

Guest Interview (13:20) – Dr. Kim Dernovsek, a dermatologist from Pueblo, CO shares her work as co-founder of Universal Chastity Education that works in three African Countries and the USA to prevent HIV/AIDS and promote chastity with astounding results.

www.uceglobal.org

Medical Trivia (Answer at 40:30) – With which of the following is 'Bariatric Surgery' concerned?
A. Treating people with 'Beri-Beri' due to Vitamin B1 insufficiency?
B. Treating SCUBA divers who ascended too quickly and have the bends
C. Treating non-healing wounds that will not heal with typical topical wound care procedures?
D. Treating obesity
E. Treating cancer of the appendix (no)

Listener Question (44:20) – Is gluten a legitimate concern or overblown? There are people suggesting we try it for behavior issues with our child. Could gluten, dairy, and/or sugar be the cause?

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May 04 2018

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Rank #8: DD #32 - Gluten Sensitivity

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Feature Interview (11:55) – Gastroenterologist Dr. Saad Jazrawi explains the science behind gluten sensitivity, the difference between sensitivities, allergies, and other digestive diseases, and how changes in diet can affect health.

Also in this episode:

News (00:50) – How music education can help children learn in other subjects (https://doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2018.00103) and new research in the best ways to check for prostate cancer.

Preventive Medicine Tip (7:25) – Folic Acid Supplements in Pregnancy (https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 38:30) – Physician jobs are expected to grow 15% from 2016-2026, but some specialties are expected to grow faster than others. Which of these is expected to grow the most – 164% – over that period of time?

a) Family Practice
b) OB/GYN
c) Geriatrics
d) Hematology/Oncology
e) Urology

Linacre for Laypeople (40:30) – Nurse and legal consultant Nancy Valko discusses the eugenics programs of Nazi Germany and how understanding this history can help us avoid repeating past inhumanities (“Book Review: Nurses and Midwives in Nazi Germany: The Euthanasia Programs,” Linacre Quarterly, Vol. 85, May 2018)

http://journals.sagepub.com/home/lqr

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Aug 24 2018

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Rank #9: DD #36 - Weight Loss Myths

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Feature Interview (07:15) – Dr. David Usher, a family physician and diplomat of the American Board of Obesity Medicine talks about the latest in weight loss research and science and dispels some myths about the best and worst approaches to losing weight.

(51:00) – Fr. Jacob Meyer, pastor of St. Monica parish in Mishawaka, IN, shares his story of weight-loss triumph and how he lost over 200 lbs. with bariatric surgery and changes in his lifestyle.

Also in this episode:

News (00:45) – Dr. Stroud explains how contraception can act as an abortifacient in response to an article from the New York Times

Medical Trivia (Answer at 35:00) – True or False. If all of your blood vessels were lined up end-to-end, they could circle the earth?
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Sep 21 2018

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Rank #10: DD #59 - Catholic Guide to Depression

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Feature Interview (10:05) – Psychiatrist Dr. Aaron Kheriaty, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at, UC-Irvine School of Medicine, and co-author of A Catholic Guide to Depression to help us understand the often life-draining and seemingly hopeless disease of depression.

The Catholic Guide to Depression by Aaron Kheriaty, MD with Fr. John Cihak, STD (https://www.amazon.com/dp/1933184760/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_U_x_aLKGCbFN9VV7W)

Also in this episode:

News (00:35) – New study looks at how brain imaging can help identify patients who are experiencing depression (https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00050700)

The mind affects the body, but apparently the body also affects the mind – how Botox might help treat depression (https://doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001630)

How Gratitude Combats Depression (https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/two-takes-depression/201211/how-gratitude-combats-depression)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 39:20) – Half of patients with depression also have this medical diagnosis. What is it?

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Mar 08 2019

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Rank #11: DD #62 - Fasting: Good for the Soul and Good for the Body?

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Feature Interview (10:25) – Endocrinologist Dr. Craig Stump is back to talk about some of the health benefits of fasting including how our bodies respond to the absence of food, how fasting is different from starvation, who is and isn’t a good candidate to try long-term fasting patterns, and some best practices for people who want to make fasting a regular part of their lives.

Intermittent Fasting 101 (https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/intermittent-fasting-guide)

Also in this episode:

News (00:25) – BBC Documentary Eat, Fast, Live Longer (https://www.bbc.com/news/health-19112549)

Is breakfast necessary? Historically most have said yes, but now some say “no” (https://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/24/upshot/sorry-theres-nothing-magical-about-breakfast.html)

Study: Impact of intermittent fasting on health and disease processes (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arr.2016.10.005)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 41:00) – What is the longest period of time that someone has ever fasted? A) 30 days B) 50 days C) 80 days D) Over 100 days

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Apr 05 2019

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Rank #12: DD #39 - Health Insurance 101

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Feature Interview (13:20) – Health coverage expert Kevin Burns, from The DeHayes Group, an Independent Insurance Agency in Fort Wayne, IN, explains the history of health insurance, the various kinds of health insurance coverage, trends in the industry, and what patients and doctors need to know to get the best coverage for the best care.

Also in this episode:

News (00:40) – 1) World Medical Association rejects supporting euthanasia, 2) a new JAMA article that asks if US medical care is inefficient, 3) Louisiana abortion restrictions upheld by 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, 4) how losing weight after menopause can reduce the risk for breast cancer

Medical Trivia (Answer at 40:15) – If you know a little Greek, you’ll know that the name of the drug epinephrine tells us where in the body it is naturally made, and if you know the other common name for epinephrine which comes from a Latin root, you will know exactly where the chemical comes from in the human body. So what is the other name for epinephrine and where in the body is it made?

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Oct 19 2018

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Rank #13: DD #29 - The Catholic Church and Healthcare

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Feature Interview (15:00) – Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend and chairman-elect of the USCCB Committee on Doctrine, addresses the role the Catholic Church plays in healthcare and the misconception that Catholic teaching requires providers to “discriminate” against non-Catholic patients.

Also in this episode:

News (00:55) – “Gender and Graduate Medical Education” – how gender gaps are growing in certain fields and whether discriminating against men in obstetrics and gynecology is a justified approach (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2018.02.025)

Preventive Medicine Tip (8:40) – Tuberculosis Screening Recommendations (https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 42:25) – What is Trendelenburg Position and why is it used?

Medicine You Need to Know (45:45) – Infectiou s Disease Specialist Dr. Paul Carson talks about clostridium difficile (C. Diff.), how to catch it, and how to treat it.

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Aug 03 2018

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Rank #14: DD #31 - Alzheimer's and Dementia

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Feature Interview (11:30) – Neurosurgeon and dementia researcher Dr. Martin Bednar discusses Alzheimer’s Disease including symptoms, causes, treatment, and prevention. Then he gives some advice for caregivers and family members of people suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia and on how the dignity of patients can be honored.

Also in this episode:

News (00:55) – Are e-cigarettes helping smokers quit? (https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0198047)

Preventive Medicine Tip (3:45) – Obesity Screening for Adults and Children (https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 38:15) – What part of the cell contains DNA that is only inherited from mom?

Linacre for Laypeople (40:00) – Marquette nursing professor Richard Fehring discusses the health consequences for adolescents and young adults using contraception (“Influence of Contraception Use on the Reproductive Health of Adolescents and Youth Adults,” Linacre Quarterly, Vol. 85, May 2018)

http://journals.sagepub.com/home/lqr

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Aug 17 2018

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Rank #15: DD #53 - Men's Health: Questions You Should Be Asking about Testosterone

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Feature Interview (10:45) – Endocrinologist Dr. Craig Stump from the University of Arizona Medical Center addresses some of the most frequently asked questions about testosterone levels and addresses some myths and facts about low T.

Also in this episode:

News (02:00) – How does marketing and advertisement for testosterone affect men’s perception of their health? (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2017.10.016)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 44:45) – How many sperm does the average man produce in his lifetime?

Medicine You Need to Know (46:00) – The complicated world of treating hormone-related health problems

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Jan 25 2019

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Rank #16: DD #58 - The Biggest Secret Network News Keeps From Americans

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All three Docs come together for this episode to talk about what it’s like to be pro-life doctors, why their hopeful about the future of the pro-life movement, and share some clips from Dr. McGovern’s trip to the 46th annual March for Life in Washington, DC.

Medical Trivia (Answer at 34:00) – What was the result of each of the two pregnancies associated with Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton – the two cases that legalized abortion in the United States? Did either, both, or neither end in abortion?

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Mar 01 2019

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Rank #17: DD #7 - Ethics of Vaccines

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Doctor, Doctor – Show Notes – 2018 – February 16 – Ethics of Vaccines
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Medical News (01:00) – New studies linking use of hormonal birth control with increased rates of suicide (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/abs/10.1176/appi.ajp.2017.17060616) and a new study about the effectiveness of testing egg quality for fertility treatment (https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2656811?redirect=true)

Preventative Medicine Tip (8:20) – When to Get a Pap Smear (United States Preventative Screening Task Force https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Guest Interview (12:40) – St. Louis Pediatrician Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann discusses the importance of vaccinations, ethical concerns behind some types of vaccinations, how to know which vaccinations you should get for your family, and how you can talk to your doctor about the best options for keeping your family healthy (For more vaccine recommendations and options for Catholics visit http://stlouiscma.org/resources/)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 39:15) – The man who discovered the cause of Downs Syndrome has a cause open for his canonization, and he’s responsible for a vitamin that all pregnant women should take. Who is he and what is the vitamin?

Answers to Listener Questions (43:50) – Do you have any patient pet peeves, or what are some things patients do that make it difficult to diagnose and treat them?

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Feb 16 2018

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Rank #18: DD #10 - Catholic Witness in Healthcare

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Doctor, Doctor – Show Notes – 2018 – March 9 – Catholic Witness in Healthcare

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Medical News (00:50) – Updated guidelines for high blood pressure diagnosis and treatment, plus some lifestyle changes you can make to help you avoid HPB and its complications

Preventative Medicine Tip (8:20) – Skin Cancer Prevention (United States Preventative Screening Task Force https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Guest Interview (12:35) – Dr. Louise Mitchell (Adjunct Professor at University of Mary) and Dr. John Travaline (Catholic deacon and critical care specialist at Temple University) to talk about their book “Catholic Witness in Health Care: Practicing Medicine in Truth and Love.” (http://a.co/02HxqXH)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 38:45) – Hair, fingernails, toenails, the outer layer of the skin, and animal horns (but not antlers) are made of the same protein. Additionally, animal claws and hooves, as well as the baleen plates of whales are made of this protein. What is it?

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Mar 09 2018

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Rank #19: DD #55 - Law, Morality, and the Abortion Debate

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Feature Interview (11:10) – Nik Nikas, president and general counsel for The Bioethics Defense Fund, talks about the intersection of law and morality, especially in light of recent abortion debates, and shares some tips for how to promote moral laws.

http://bdfund.org/

Also in this episode:

News (00:30) – Explainer: What New York’s new abortion law does and doesn’t do (https://www.americamagazine.org/rha2019)

Statement on the New York State Abortion Law of 2019 by Evangelicals and Catholics Together (https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2019/02/statement-on-the-new-york-state-abortion-law-of-2019)

Medical Trivia (Answer at 37:00) – In 1970, four US states legalized abortion on demand (while several states had legalized abortion in very limited situations in 1967). Which of these 5 states was NOT one of the four to do so in 1970? Hawaii, Alaska, Washington, California, or New York?

Medicine You Need to Know (38:45) – Pediatrician Dr. Michelle Stanford discusses a new trend in some state laws that means parents are no longer allowed to access minor children’s medical records.
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Feb 08 2019

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Rank #20: DD #28 - Screen Addiction

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Show Notes – Episode 28 – Screen Addiction

Feature Interview (15:00) – Psychiatrist, Sister Marysia Weber, R.S.M., D.O., a Religious Sister of Mercy, discusses the growing problem of internet and screen addiction.

Also in this episode:

News (00:55) – Reflections on Ireland repealing their pro-life amendment this Spring , but then some good news about pro-life legislation in the United States in Arkansas and Iowa.

Women’s Healthcare Tip (8:40) – Healthy Exercise in Pregnancy

Medical Trivia (Answer at 42:25) – When you look at our forearms, you can see your veins, and they look blue. Royalty have been referred to as 'Blue Bloods' since at least 1834 in Spain. Which brings up the Trivia Question - is the blood in veins actually blue? If not, what color is it, and why do veins look blue? If the blood in veins is blue, why don't we ever see blue blood leaking from a bleeding wound?

Medicine You Need to Know (45:45) – Catholic Witness in Healthcare editor Dr. John Travaline discusses how St. Padre Pio’s vision for authentic Catholic healthcare is coming to the United States

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Jul 27 2018

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