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Ep. 31: Babies, Stem Cells, Race, Pain
May 05, 2018 Bad Patient

Some medical providers are recommending probiotics for kids and babies, but it's not clear which ones are best -- or if children need them at all (although our bias is clear). In other news, unregulated stem cell injections are causing heartbreaking outcomes for desperate patients. A race in Texas celebrates those who'd prefer NOT to run very far. And women who report pain in medical settings are often not seen as credible sources.

Here's the must-read piece Robin mentions during this episode on a woman with ovarian torsion who lost her ovary due to negligence: How Doctors Take Women's Pain Less Seriously

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