Medicine

AMA opposes physician-assisted suicide

NICK EICHER, HOST: Last week, Maine became the latest state to legalize doctor-assisted suicide. But just two days before the governor signed the bill into law, America’s largest physicians group reiterated its opposition to the practice.

Are religious people the cause of the measles outbreak?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: measles, religion and the government.

Battling over vaccine exemptions

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: the debate over vaccinations and states that mandate them.

The dangers of pregnancy

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: two reports about mothers and babies. First, a mystery on the dangers of pregnancy.

Measles is making a comeback

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 7th of March. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up, a potentially deadly disease is making a comeback.

Polio-like symptoms in children

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: a mystery illness affecting hundreds of children.

Hope for people with heart disease

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Some good news: a possibly huge medical breakthrough for people suffering from severe heart disease. It’s a tiny device doctors can use to repair damaged heart valves.

Horse therapy

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, September 26th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: equine therapy.

Janie Cheaney: Take your own place

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Wednesday, September 19th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Janie B. Cheaney now on how  your perspective can either hinder you or help you.

Rising STD numbers

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: rising STD rates.