After a curriculum change, depression in St. Louis University Medical students has decreased in the past four years.
A new Saint Louis University study indicates that medical schools can go a long way in helping future doctors manage their own levels of stress and depression.
Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, March 11th – Dr. Theodore Cicero on Heroin Use; Marc Lopata of Microgrid Solar on Aesthetics and Solar Panels; WSJ’s John Emshwiller on Bridgeton Landfill and the EPA; Chef Martin Lopez of Butler’s Pantry; STL Post-Dispatch’s Tony Messenger and UMSL Dr. Marty Rochester on One Unified School District for STL City and County; and Entrepreneur Anton Xavier and KMOX’s Michael Calhoun frm the South by Southwest Interactive Festival
Charlie and Debbie talk with Wash U Professor Theodore Cicero about heroin use; with Marc Lopata of Microgrid Solar; with WSJ’s John Emshwiller about the Bridgeton Landfill; and with Chef Martin Lopez of Butler’s Pantry; Charlie talks with STL Post-Dispatch’s Tony Messenger and with UMSL’s Prof. Marty Rochester about the possibility of one unified school district in STL City and County; and Entrepreneur Anton Xavier and KMOX Reporter Michael Calhoun from the South by Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, TX.
Local researchers say they have found another big risk factor for cardiac disease and they want the American Heart Association to add it to the list.
Dr. Tyler Roskos says veterans who suffered blast injuries have changes in brain tissue that are still apparent years after.
Express Scripts Chief Researcher Bob Nease says the study focused primarily on the types of medications that caregivers themselves are taking.
Dr. David Tolin from the Institute of Living dispels some common myths about mental illness.
As the Washington University site director for the NFL Player Care program, Dr. David Brody said he is seeing more and more former players come in with problems.
Researchers say those with the syndrome may struggle with eating disorders, sleep disorders, weight gain and depression.
Seau’s death echoed last year’s suicide of former Chicago Bears defensive back Dave Duerson. Duerson left a note asking for his brain to be studied for signs of brain trauma.