90.9 WBUR - Boston's NPR news station
Top Stories:
PLEDGE NOW

CommonHealth: Widespread Health Myths Debunked

In this week’s CommonHealth segment, we talk with the author of a new book, “The Cure For Everything,” who debunks several of our widely held beliefs about the relationship between diet, exercise and health.

What health “rules” do you swear by: Everything in moderation? Exercise, not diet, can be your primary mode of weight control? Cleansing to detox the body?

Guests:

From CommonHealth:

Excerpt from “The Cure For Everything”:


Other stories from this show:

Please follow our community rules when engaging in comment discussion on this site.
  • Call_Me_Missouri

    What is Moderation?  That’s the problem with saying that you can do something in Moderation…  Moderation means what, exactly?  It’s a very subjective term.

Hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and Anthony Brooks introduce us to newsmakers, big thinkers and artists and bring us stories of relevance to Bostonians here and around the region. Live every weekday at 3.

  • Listen: Weekdays, 3 p.m. on 90.9 FM
  • Live Call-In: (800) 423-TALK
  • Listener Voicemail: (617) 358-0607
Most Popular
This site is best viewed with: Firefox | Internet Explorer 9 | Chrome | Safari