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 (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 (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
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)
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