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Season 1, Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 Season 1, Episode 7

  • 25 mins
  • Aired February 18, 2019

Episode 7 features the following stories: a researcher at Emory who has found freezing a hunger nerve in the brain can help people lose weight; and research showing incivility in the workplace reduces your cognitive ability to do your job.

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The Hunger Nerve

10 mins

Dr. David Prologo, a researcher at Emory University, has found that freezing a hunger nerve that goes to the brain can help people lose weight.

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Rudeness in the Workplace

10 mins

Incivility in the workplace reduces your cognitive ability to do your job and even further than that, incivility is contagious in the workplace and the world.

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The One Thing: Drawing and Memory

2 mins

Researchers have learned that people can remember words and concepts better if they DRAW them rather than write them down. This applies both to people with dementia and to other people.

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Did You Know? Children and Sleep

2 mins

Did you know that children that don't get enough sleep before they're teenagers are more likely to be overweight by the time they turn 15?