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5/9/22 The Parent Trap

Economist Nate Hilger will share highlights from his book The Parent Trap: How to Stop Overloading Parents and Fix Our Inequality Crisis. He and Nurse Rona will discuss why parenting is harder and more important than previously understood and what it will take to get parents the resources they need to set up all children … Continued


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Reflecting on Chinese Medicine

Join us to welcome a new producer/host on the About Health team, Thuy Nguyen, founder and director at Berkeley Community Acupuncture. She will reflect on what Traditional Chinese Medicine is and the inseparable connection of our well-being on the community and the well-being of the community on us.


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4/11/22 Virtual Reality Medicine

This episode’s guest makes the case that virtual reality technology has the ability to revolutionize the practice of medicine. It is being used to care for people experiencing everything from psychological difficulties, including eating disorders and schizophrenia, to physical conditions like chronic pain. It can even be used to help increase physicians’ levels of empathy … Continued