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Why Does My Knee Hurt?

In a continuing series, Paul and Howard talk about parts of the body that sometimes hurt. This time we’re on about Why Knees Sometimes Hurt. There is a Fairly Crap Transcript™ here. Topics: What pain in the knee means Where the most common injuries mean Why surgery isn’t generally required Arthritis and the knee Related …

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Metabolic Syndrome, Part I

In the first of a multi-part series, Paul and Howard talk about metabolic syndrome, from its rise, to its prevalance, to its causes, and its consequences. There is a Fairly Crap Transcript™ here. Topics: What is metabolic syndrome? How is it diagnosed? The causes of metabolic syndrome The rise to prevalence of metabolic syndrome Related …

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Athletic Shoes: Their History, Benefits, and Consequences

Paul and Howard talk about shoes and their consequences.. There is a Fairly Crap Transcript™ here. Topics: Why do we wear shoes? The evolutionary history of the foot The anatomic consequences of shoe wear Mistakes people make buying athletic shoes The explosion is athletic shoe varieties, from minimalist shoes, to maximalist shoes, and everything in-between …

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