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COVID Vaccine Conspiracies, Debunked

  • November 17th, 2020
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Dr. Christiane Northrup went viral with some interesting claims about the mRNA COVID vaccines. Here’s what’s REALLY going on. And here’s a link about how Dr. Northrup...

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The Winter COVID Surge

  • November 13th, 2020
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Skyrocketing cases, rising hospitalizations…here’s how we can make sense of it and actually do something effective as we enter winter. Full video and transcript here.

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Pfizer COVID Vaccine Results, Explained

  • November 10th, 2020
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Preliminary efficacy data is truly encouraging, but here’s how we can best understand what it means (and DOESN’T mean). Here’s a decent NY Times summary....

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Stopping COVID In The Workplace (w/Dr. Robert Harrison)

  • November 4th, 2020
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Meatpacking plants, nursing homes, schools…here’s how we can get back to work while lowering coronavirus transmission risk. Dr. Bob Harrison, MD is a clinical professor of...

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Our Pandemic Story (w/Dr. Abraham Verghese)

  • October 24th, 2020
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"Stories are how we make sense of the world." Novelist and Stanford Professor of Medicine Dr. Abraham Verghese reminds us that story matters, now more...

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Pandemic Fatigue, Explained

  • October 20th, 2020
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Cases rising, news orgs banging the drums of doom, yet Americans seem to be throwing up their hands. Here’s what’s up with pandemic fatigue, LIVE....

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What’s The Deal With Thyroid Nodules? (w/Dr. Patrick Ha)

  • October 19th, 2020
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Dr. Patrick Ha, UCSF Professor & Chief of Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, returns to talk about Van Halen, thyroid nodules, head & neck cancer...

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Why I Meditate

  • October 12th, 2020
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I’m a rationalist, skeptic, and a doctor, and meditation is a central part of my life. Here’s why. A great resource for meditation is The Waking...

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How To Stop Living In Fear Of COVID (w/Dr. Monica Gandhi)

  • October 12th, 2020
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Our pandemic response has generated untold fear and untold harm to our most vulnerable communities. Here’s a possible way out. Dr. Monica Gandhi is a UCSF...

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Donald Trump’s COVID: What Can We Learn?

  • October 4th, 2020
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The President’s disease course can teach us a LOT about risk, treatment, VIP medicine, and more. Here’s our show on super spreader events. Here’s Doc Vader on...

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Are “Superspreaders” The Key To Stopping COVID?

  • October 1st, 2020
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COVID-19 doesn’t spread like flu; it “clusters.” It turns out this may matter. A lot. The Atlantic article I referenced. Full video and transcript here.

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Reopening Schools & The Dangers Of COVID Soundbites (w/Dr. Vinay Prasad)

  • September 30th, 2020
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Why a data-driven, holistic, and nuanced approach to our COVID-19 response is long overdue. Vinay Prasad MD MPH is a practicing hematologist-oncologist and Associate Professor of...

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