Wellness Wednesday: Cat Dangers; Alzheimer’s Drugs; Music Therapy

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Cats may be cute and cuddly, but a new study found that the bacteria found in their feces pose a threat to the mental and physical health of the nation. We’ll find out more on this hour of Wellness Wednesday. Plus, failed cancer drugs may have a promising future in Alzheimer’s treatment, and we’ll explore the power of music in reducing medical anxiety.

Guests

  • Stephen Strittmatter, professor of neurology and neurobiology at Yale
  • Linda Chlan, professor of symptom management research at OSU
  • Alejandra Ferrer, music therapist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Fuller Torrey, Executive Director of the Stanley Medical Research Center, founder of the Treatment Advocacy Center

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