KSQD 10-28-2020: Stem cell treatment advances, air travel and COVID-19, osteoporosis and more


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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.
CDC modifies contact time for close contact with COVID-19 recommendations because of prison guard infections; A superspreader event in Boston was a biotech conference in February; Dr. Dawn proposes distributing patriotic flag masks to counter the anti-mask crowd; Avastin drug improves smooth knee cartilage regrowth from cartilage stem cell injections; Improvements in stem cell treatments for Parkinson's disease; Longevity and other side effects of metals in dental implants; About scintillating scotomas, with and without migraine headaches; Drugs to avoid if you have the fast heart rate condition, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome; Discussion of the safety of air travel in the COVID-19 world; Telehealth comments and an explanation of the problems of bisphosphonates to treat osteoporosis; Exciting new discovery of a pair of salivary glands in the back of the throat! Sensitivities for cancer linked to cell phones may depend on particular SNPs; Certain genetic variations in the immune system explain more extreme reactions to Coronavirus in children

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