Zorba Paster On Your Health
Doctors Working Sick / Kids & Screen Time...08/29/15
This week Tom and Zorba discuss a study calculating how often doctors show up for work sick, and a new study discussing internal harm to kids who spend too much time in front of screens. Plus, they share a heart-healthy recipe for Watermelon and...
Probiotics / Alzheimer's Test (Ismael's Chia Smoothie)
This week Tom and Zorba discuss a study showing probiotics may reduce blood pressure, and a new eye test that may help predict Alzheimer's. Plus, they share a special listener recipe for Ismael's Chia Smoothie !
How Much Water To Drink? / Children & E-Cigs (You...
This week Tom and Zorba look at a study that revises how much water we should be drinking every day, and they discuss rising e-cigarette use among children. Plus, Zorba serves up a summer picnic recipe for You Say...Potato Salad!
BYOG (Grocery Bags) / New Statin Guidelines (Zorba's...
This week Tom and Zorba look at a new study showing that shoppers who bring their own grocery bags also tend to buy more junk food, and they discuss new guidelines for statin users. Plus, Zorba raids your garden to cook up his famous Gazpacho!
Breakfast Cereals / FDA Warning (Quinoa Breakfast Bowl)
This week Tom and Zorba look at a new study on vitamins in breakfast cereals, and discuss if the FDA antidepressant warning has backfired. Plus, they share a delicious recipe for a Quinoa Breakfast Bowl !
FDA & Trans Fats / FDA & NSAIDs (Cucumber Snap Pea Salad)
This week Zorba and Tom examine the FDA's ruling on trans fats, as well as the FDA's new warning for NSAIDs. Plus, they share heart-healthy recipe for a Cucumber Snap Pea Salad!
Screen Addiction / Affordable Care Act (Crispy Chicken...
This week Zorba and Tom examine a new study showing the ill effects of screen addiction, and they give us the no-nonsense facts on the Affordable Care Act. Plus, they share heart-healthy recipe for Crispy Chicken Salad Wraps !
Teens and Caffeine / Eating Fish (Jicama Black Bean Salad)
This week Tom and Zorba discuss a new study about teens and caffeine, and the new FDA dietary recommendations for eating fish. Plus, a tasty recipe for Jicama Black Bean Salad !
Toxic Lawns / Psychiatric Drugs (Spicy Chicken Rub)
This week Tom and Zorba discuss the potentially harmful chemicals we put on our lawns, and they talk about a study showing the potential dangers of psychiatric drugs. Plus, a tasty summertime recipe for Spicy Chicken Rub !
Sleepwalking Study / Breastfeeding & Leukemia (Grilled...
This week Zorba and Tom examine a new study showing that sleepwalking may run in the family, and they discuss a study linking breastfeeding to a lower risk for Leukemia in children. Plus, they share heart-healthy recipe for Grilled Chicken Salad With...
High Heels / Football & Concussions (Turkey Taco Casserole)
This week Tom and Zorba discuss the science of high heels and attractiveness, and a study about football and concussions. Plus, a tasty recipe for Turkey Taco Casserole !
Student Hookah Usage / Asthma & Peanut Allergies (Hobo...
This week Tom and Zorba discuss hookah use by college students, and a new study covering asthma and peanut allergies. Plus, a tasty recipe for Hobo Packets !
Grilling Tips! / Children & Napping (Pat's Summer Rolls)
This week Zorba and Tom fire up some handy grilling tips for the summer BBQ season, and they discuss a study linking napping to improved memory function for children. Plus, they announce a Hall Of Fame recipe for Pat's Summer Rolls to kick off the...
FDA Aspirin Warning / Cholesterol Drugs & Stroke Risk...
This week Tom and Zorba discuss an aspirin warning issued by the FDA, and a new study linking cholesterol drugs to a reduced stroke risk. Plus, a tasty recipe for Potato Pizza !
Your Mind On The Mediterranean Diet / Nepal Earthquake...
This week Zorba and Tom talk about a study showing how the Mediterranean Diet may also impove brain function, and they discuss the impact of the recent earthquakes in Nepal. Plus, they share a special guest author recipe for a Breakfast Pasta Frittata!
Top 10 Healthiest Countries / FDA & Homeopathic Remedies...
This week Zorba and Tom talk about rankings of the top ten healthiest countries, and they discuss the possible impact of the FDA looking into the validity of homeopathic remedies. Plus, they share a tasty recipe for Zorba's Zesty Zalsa!
Influence of Drug Samples / Doctor House Calls (Thai...
This week Zorba and Tom discuss if drug samples influence doctors, and if doctor house calls will make a comeback. Plus, a special guest chef recipe for Thai Summer Rolls !
The Science of Knuckle Cracking / Aspirin & Colon Cancer...
This week Zorba and Tom examine the science behind cracking your knuckles, and they discuss a recent study linking aspirin to a decreased risk of colon cancer . Plus, they share a tasty recipe for Crispy Sesame Pork!
An Apple A Day...Myth? / Breast-fed Kids Are Smarter...
This week Zorba and Tom discuss if "an apple a day" really keeps the doctor away, and they talk about a recent study that found breast-fed children have higher IQs and incomes . Plus, they share a tasty recipe for Mango Black Rice Salad!
Anti-vaccine Movement / Overdose Prevention Device...
This week Zorba and Tom discuss the anti-vaccine movement, as well as a newly-approved portable overdose prevention device. Plus, a delicious recipe for Mushroom Gorgonzola Turkey Burgers !
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