KSQD 9-09-2020: Promising research news for COVID-19, breast cancer, dyslexia, myopia, weight loss

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By Dr. Dawn Motyka - KUSP.org. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Air quality website gives excellent local data all over the US: https://gispub.epa.gov/airnow; All about myopia, including a new treatment strategy; How safe is eating by take-out or in restaurants with outside seating? Corona vaccine news including vaccine companies pledge to do safety testing and not rush to market; Important study supports that high dose Vitamin D helps reduce Coronavirus severity; Caller relates a femur fracture experience; statins in elderly also discussed; The honeybee venom peptide melittin kills breast cancer cells and augments chemotherapy; Transcranial electrical stimulation to treat dyslexia; More about the use of air filters and heat treatment for mold control and Coronavirus; New virtual reality gloves with improved sensation of touch may have telemedicine applications; CRISPR modification of fat cells turns modify white cells to be more like brown fat cells that help weight loss

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