Medical News (00:50) – What’s the deal with “Dark” DNA (doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2017.12.017) and new info on CTE and sports-related brain trauma (doi.org/10.1093/brain/awx350)

Preventative Medicine Tip (8:20) – When and Why to Use Statens (United States Preventative Screening Task Force www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/)

Guest Interview (12:35) – Our own Dr. Tom McGovern discusses the Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ from a medical perspective using historical records and modern medical knowledge. In this first of two parts, Dr. McGovern focuses on the Agony in the Garden of Gethsemane and Jesus’ torture by the Roman soldiers.

Medical Trivia (Answer at 38:45) – What is a bezoar? (And where would you find it, and what should you do with it?)

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