Archive: Show #7

Your Health

Your Health is hosted by Maureen Taylor. Episode seven. Sudden, unexplained death. In children we call it SIDS. In adults with epilepsy it is called SUDEP, which stands for Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy. Maureen interviews Maria Kjerulf, registered nurse and organ donation co-ordinator at St. Michael's Hospital, and Margaret Somerville, medical ethicist and author, about the ethical dilemma over Organ Donation. Also this week, chemistry professor, Joe Schwarcz looks at Beta Carotene.
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Jun 12, 2002
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