OPB | Broadcast: April 20, 2017
Is it helpful to frame the gun debate as a public health problem? Also, our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest news topics of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 23, 2017
What do insurance companies think about possible changes to the Affordable Care Act? What do we all think about how Oregon dealt with the recent winter weather? And how is it that Antarctic ice could be growing, even if the climate is warming?
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 24, 2015
Moda Health has had a roller coaster couple of weeks.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 10, 2015
Isolde Raftery shares a story of a young Jehovah's Witness in Washington state who was allowed to refuse a life-saving blood transfusion.
OPB | Broadcast: March 16, 2015
MONDAY: A proposed bill in the Oregon legislature would allow terminally ill patients in Oregon to try drugs that are not yet FDA-approved.
OPB | Broadcast: March 11, 2015
WEDNESDAY: ZoomCare is revolutionized the marketplace for on-demand healthcare.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 6, 2015
TUESDAY: This January, Oregon joined a small group of states where transgender people can get health care coverage for gender dysphoria.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 16, 2014
TUESDAY: Public health officials want to add a "Good Samaritan" provision to a law allowing lay people to administer a drug that can reverse an opiate overdose.
OPB | Broadcast: June 2, 2014
MONDAY: In the wake of the national VA scandal, we'll find out what Oregon veterans think of their health care.
OPB | Broadcast: May 28, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll explore the idea of defensive medicine, procedures that doctors order for patients out of a fear of malpractice lawsuits — not because they're medically necessary.
OPB | Broadcast: May 16, 2014
FRIDAY: An OSU men's program hopes to promotes healthy, responsible masculine identities, and educate men about sexual violence.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 18, 2013
WEDNESDAY: A recent study suggests a brain protein that regulates sleep and wakefulness could help reverse fatigue brought on by chemotherapy.