EP 974 News of the Week

Summary: Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.
Air Date: 1/7/20
Duration: 16:59
Host: Michael Roizen, MD
EP 974 News of the Week
In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.
  • Poor hand hygiene may be the biggest cause of superbug E. coli infection. 
  • Decline in U.S. life expectancy across all race, gender, and ethnicity demographics.
  • Diseases of despair are increasing, as well as diseases related to obesity.
  • U.S. kids are avoiding sugary drinks, but many aren't aware how much sugar is added to beverages like energy drinks.
  • U.S. heart patients are cutting back on life-saving drugs due to cost. 
  • Why pregnant women get vertigo -- and what to do about it.
  • Excess weight means you need a stronger flu shot.
  • Sleep deprivation is a big drain on the brain.
  • PLUS so much more...
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