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Jan 26, 2018

On today's show, we talk about the history of influenza and the flu vaccine. We discuss herd immunity, why some years the flu shot is less effective than other years even when choosing the right strains to include in the vaccine, and the potential for a universal vaccine.

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Jan 18, 2018

On today’s podcast, we talk about the increasingly common practice of overprotective parenting, commonly known as helicopter parenting.

We look at how this style of parenting affects our kids and consider the misinformation that we are living in a more dangerous time than past generations.

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Jan 10, 2018

Today we dive deep into a timeless American sandwich, Peanut Butter and Jelly. We look at its history, the history of its components, the variety of options we have for making the sandwich today, and we try to determine if it is a healthy food for us and our kids.

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Jan 3, 2018

Both parents are working in more families than ever before. This is making us more stressed than ever before. In this episode we take a look at what stress is doing to us and to our kids, and we discuss a couple of highly effective ways to handle stress and turn it into a useful tool in our parenting toolkit.

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