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Show 1192December 12, 2019

How a Scary Fungus Is Threatening the World

Candida auris was virtually unknown a decade ago. Now it has aquired resistance to many antifungal medications and has caused infections around the world.

Show 1191December 10, 2019 - 1 comments

What Are Your Favorite Home Remedies?

Share your favorite home remedies with other listeners by calling 888-472-3366 between 7 and 8 am EST on Dec. 7, 2019. Do you ever use vinegar?
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