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Health in a Heartbeat

Audio Self-prescription of antibiotics a growing problem
October 21, 2016


Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadAs antibiotics have become a common cure for bacterial infections, adults have become more comfortable self-prescribing this medicine without consulting a physician. That’s the finding published by Baylor College of Medicine researchers, who surveyed a random sample of 400 adults in Houston. Five percent of those adults reported using […]

Animal Airwaves

Audio Looking for lead in all sorts of places
October 1, 2016


Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadYou’ve probably heard of lead poisoning in small animals and children. But did you know it’s a problem in cattle too? In some areas, lead toxicity is the most common poisoning in cattle. And it’s frequently fatal, so it pays for you to know how to prevent it. If […]