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Addiction   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

Major advancements in neurological science are changing the way experts understand and treat addictive behavior. This episode presents leading experts who discuss what the latest medical research tells us about treating addictive behaviors in men and women.

Antibiotic Use   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

How has our reliance on antibiotics helped create a new generation of super bugs? And what can we do to keep our families safe? These questions and more on this episode of Second Opinion.

Cardiac Breakthroughs   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

Heart disease is the number one killer in the U.S. But can technology tell us too much? Our experts in this episode dive into the high-tech world of cardiac care.

Clinical Trials/Parkinson's Disease   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

Medical research has helped us lead longer, healthier lives, but it has also sparked ethical concerns and contentious political debate. Through a Parkinson's Disease case, panelists explore the controversial world of clinical trials and debate the potential gains and pitfalls of science on the edge.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

For many people, heartburn can interrupt daily life and be the precursor to serious illnesses. Our panel of experts on gastroesophageal reflux disease will discuss the diagnosis and treatment of it, as well as the symptoms you should not ignore.

Hypertension   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

One out of three Americans suffers from hypertension and many of us don't even realize it. Panelists discuss the latest in diagnosis and treatment in this episode of Second Opinion.

Migraine   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

Migraine headaches and the options available to treat them are sources of much debate. In this episode, our panel navigates a case of migraine and the often confusing information that surrounds pain management and prevention.

Nutritional Supplements   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

How safe is it to play your own doctor? In this episode, practitioners of both conventional and integrative medicine debate the pros and cons of nutritional supplements.

Vaccines   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

While there is no question that vaccines work and have changed our world by eradicating deadly diseases, some people have concerns about the risks of immunizations. The vaccine controversy remains-where do the rights of the public and the rights of the individual collide?

NEW! Vitamin D   Full episode (30 minutes)   Sample (5 minutes)

When exposed to direct sunlight, the human body will naturally produce Vitamin D. However, changes in lifestyle and behavior have caused many people to become Vitamin D deficient. Learn what Vitamin D deficiency means to overall health.