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Wellness Wednesday: The Safety of PPIs, Long-distance Surgery and Running Injuries


There is new uncertainty surrounding the safety of PPIs (proton-pump inhibitors) for people suffering from severe heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease. German researchers recently found a correlation between the PPIs and dementia, prompting scrutiny at these over-the-counter drugs. Also, the future of long-distance surgery and what it means for patients. And, running injuries and how best to avoid them. 


This show originally aired on February 17, 2016 at 11 a.m.

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