'I'd Be Really Cautious At This Time': Epidemiologist On COVID Uptick And Easter Week
Dr. Simone Wildes is an infectious disease expert at the South Shore Health network who also serves on Gov. Baker's COVID-19 vaccine advisory group. She joined WBUR Morning Edition host Bob Oakes to discuss the threat to Massachusetts.
WBUR Town Hall RECAP: How Acting on Climate Change Can Prevent Future Pandemics
WBUR senior environment editor Barbara Moran speaks with Dr. Aaron Bernstein, pediatrician at Boston's Children's Hospital and director of the Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment at the...
Is The Pause In The Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Warranted?
NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former head of the FDA and member of Pfizer's board, about the...
News Brief: Minneapolis Turmoil, J&J Shot, U.S.' Afghan Exit Plan
The families of Daunte Wright and George Floyd call for justice. States pause using J&J's COVID-19 vaccine. The White House...
Once On The Brink Of Eradication, Syphilis is Raging Again
Syphilis cases in California have contributed to soaring national caseloads of sexually transmitted diseases. Experts point to the advent of...
Why 2019 Was The Worst Year On Record For Syphilis
2019 was the worst year on record for syphilis. Reasons range from drug use to dating apps to underinvestment in...
Episode 1: Doomed If You Diet, Doomed If You Don’t
The first episode of the podcast "Food, We Need To Talk" begins with the great dilemma: "You're doomed if you diet, doomed if you don't."
Episode 2: Good Food, Bad Food
Even children tend to refer to "good food" and "bad food." The "Food, We Need To Talk" co-hosts break down this idea.