Bad Patient

Ep: 16: Alzheimer's, Sugar Sleep, Farts, Couch Potatoes

January 12, 2018
Bad Patient
Ep: 16: Alzheimer's, Sugar Sleep, Farts, Couch Potatoes
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Bad Patient
Ep: 16: Alzheimer's, Sugar Sleep, Farts, Couch Potatoes
Jan 12, 2018
Bad Patient
Laura, it turns out, is an alien who experiences no food cravings.
Show Notes

Laura and Robin are still sick. Bad Patient's producer (and resident cat) make a cameo. Laura, it turns out, is an alien who experiences no food cravings.

This week's health news:

Alzheimers medications abandoned http://beta.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-alzheimers-drug-fail-20180109-story.html

Does getting more sleep kill sugar cravings? (Does anything?) https://www.livescience.com/61381-sleep-more-eat-better.html

A swallowable capsule checks digestive processes (read: farts, farts, farts) https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/01/08/575944661/gut-check-gas-sniffing-capsule-charts-the-digestive-tract

Middle age is the prime time to turn around couch potato habits with high-intensity workouts http://www.labmanager.com/news/2018/01/middle-aged-couch-potatoes-may-reverse-heart-effects-of-a-sedentary-life-with-exercise-training#.WlY0Ta6nEdU

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