Lead poisoning creates toxic effects in all of us, but it is especially harmful in children's growing bodies. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Jeff Olsen talks with Dr. Laura Breeher about the most common sources of lead exposure in children and the irreversible harm that can be done. Watch the Mayo Clinic Minute Journalists: Broadcast […]
A nice half-hour episode of the BBC’s Word of Mouth show: To take us back to Shakespeare’s own time Michael Rosen and Dr Laura Wright hear Shakespeare as he himself would have spoken. The original, unvarnished version from linguist David Crystal and actor Ben Crystal. They look at the fashion for Original Pronunciation and ask […]
The Pitt Rivers Museum at Oxford University has today announced its new director. Dr Laura Van Broekhoven will take up the directorship on 1 March 2016, following the retirement of Professor Mike O?Hanlon in September. Dr Van Broekhoven...Show More Summary
For Dr. Laura Bianconi, the measles outbreak in Palatine earlier this year was the turning point. The cases spurred Bianconi and other pediatricians at Centegra Physician Care, which has offices in McHenry and Kane counties, to review their accommodation of families who choose not to vaccinate...
Dr. Laura Pinto is a digital technology professor who has begun warning everyone that the Elf on the Shelf is preparing kids to be comfortable with police state surveillance. Merry Christmas! The Elf on the Shelf has become a widely popular tradition in recent years. Show More Summary
Lauren, 26, blames her parents, Laura and John, for giving her too much freedom as a teen, claiming her dad drank and did drugs with her and her mom let her drop out of high school. Watch their story here. Dr. Phil asks John in the video above, "Did you set up lines of cocaine with your daughter?" "Yes," John responds. "How old was she?" Dr. Show More Summary
This Man is Making Laws and Providing Medical Care for Children…It’s Past Time to Can Pan By Laura Hayes Every American needs to listen to this 3-minute video clip of Richard Pan, the infamous CA state senator, and practicing pediatrician,...
David Lynch’s masterpiece Mulholland Dr. hit the Criterion Collection last week, and it’s lost none of its terrifying, dreamlike allure. (If anything, it’s gained some over the years.) Central to the film’s artistry are its two brilliant female leads, Naomi Watts and Laura Harring. Both actresses were relative unknowns at... More »
Dr. Laura Murillo, President and CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, is calling on Houston to stand up in support of the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO).
Dr. Laura J. Esserman strikes a different note in response to conventional wisdom on treating some kinds of breast lesions.
Dr. Laura Esserman is a surgeon and breast cancer specialist who works at the University of California San Francisco. The San Francisco Chronicle last year called her a rock star. She told the newspaper that she is driven by “Passion, persistence and energy. Show More Summary
Immunotherapy expert Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD, will join the senior faculty of NYU Langone Medical Center and its Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center.Dr. Weber will serve as deputy director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center and co-director of its melanoma program, and will oversee its work in experimental therapeutics.
The comedian will join Jonathan Katz, Laura Silverman and Janeane Garofalo at the Lincoln Theatre for the first of the festival's four nights.
If you've ever had it, you know swimmer's ear can make you pretty uncomfortable. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas has tips on how to avoid swimmer's ear. To listen, click the link below. Preventing Swimmer's Ear
Home is where the heart is, and the romantic evenings, too. But there’s more to the home-heart connection than meets the eye, according to new data. Leading sex expert and relationship therapist Dr. Laura Berman states that changing homes adds a sense of novelty to your life, which often spurs a romantic [...]
A trip to the beach or pool can be a great way to spend a hot summer day, unless you come home with swimmer's ear. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas tell us what swimmer's ear really is. To listen, click the link below. Swimmer's Ear
Most everyone is familiar with the travails of Dr. Laura Kipnis, a professor at Northwestern University. Because of an opinion piece she wrote she was hit with a Title IX complaint by a couple of students (the leader of the mob is pictured above, Lauren Leydon-Hardy, @leydonhardy. Show More Summary
Over in an online summit of parenting experts I like to call "parenting school," the conversation is lively. Dr. Laura Markham talked about giving ourselves permission to be less productive. Lori Petro talked about healing ourselves if we didn't grow up with good role models for communication. Show More Summary
Professor DeNardis won a prestigious Google Research Award that will fund basic expenses for one graduate student for one year to assist with Internet governance research.
Welcome to This Week in GOOP, where Gwyneth Paltrow makes the news just for wearing the same thing twice. Fresh off the announcement that Gwynnie launched a new ake-out food business, she talks to Dr. Laura Lefkowitz about why most diets fail. Show More Summary