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Germ Theory

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Germ Theory

Germ Theory

Germ Theory

Only Available in Archive Formats.

A new report out this week presents more evidence linking heart disease to a common bacterial infection. It seems many of the diseases we once attributed to genetics or lifestyle choices are turning out to be caused by microbes. In this hour, we'll take a look at the NEW infectious diseases, their causes, and maybe some cures. Guests: Paul Ewald (EE-wald) Professor of Biology Amherst College Amherst, Massachusetts Siobhon (shu-VAWN) O'Connor, M.D. Researcher, National Center for Infectious Diseases Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia Ward Kennedy, M.D. Cardiologist Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital Professor of Medicine University of Washington Seattle, Washington