Feature Interview (15:00) – Pediatric Endocrinologist Dr. Paul Hruz discusses gender dysphoria, sometimes called transgenderism, including the latest research, the harm being caused by current medical and cultural approaches to treatment, and what better faithful and scientific treatment might look like.
Also in this episode:
News (0:55) – A study on the effects of gratitude and generosity on the brain activity of people in treatment for anxiety and depression (doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.12.040)
Preventive Medicine Tip (8:30) – Who should be taking a baby aspirin?
Medical Trivia (Answer at 44:30) – Ultraviolet light is responsible for about 90% of all skin cancers (5.4 million annually in the U.S.). Additionally, ultraviolet light is responsible for 80% of all skin wrinkling.
If it takes one hour of ultraviolet light exposure from the sun for you to get a sunburn, how long can you be in the sun before you start forming irreversible skin wrinkles?
Bonus Question: What is “Tanorexia”?
Music Recommendation (47:15) – Hillbilly Thomists (www.dominicanajournal.org/music/the-hi…ly-thomists/)
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