Health & Science

Opinion - Health
5:21 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

The Failure to Police Medical Professionals

IPFW Associate Professor and medical ethicist Abraham Schwab.
Credit Courtesy / Abraham Schwab

The method that caught my eye immediately was “rectal feeding."

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Health & Science
3:00 pm
Sat December 13, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Thermodynamics

This week, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about thermodynamics.  What is it, and what are some examples?

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Health & Science
3:00 pm
Sat November 29, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Olfaction

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about olfaction.  

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Opinion - Health
3:02 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

Obamacare, Net Neutrality, and "Whac-a-Mole" Regulation

IPFW Associate Professor and medical ethicist Abraham Schwab.
Credit Courtesy / Abraham Schwab

Senator Ted Cruz made news last week when he responded to President Obama’s call for Net Neutrality with a tweet claiming that Net Neutrality is Obamacare for the Internet.

Cruz’s tweet has been criticized by Al Franken among others.

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Health & Science
2:59 pm
Sat November 15, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Potential Energy

In this episode of the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about potential energy.  

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Health & Science
3:55 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Kinetic Energy?

In this episode of the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about kinetic energy.  What is it, and what are some examples? 

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Health & Science
11:58 am
Sat November 1, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is a Super Ball?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about super balls.  What are they, and what do they teach us about elasticity? 

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Health & Science
11:11 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Convection?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about convection.  What is it, and what are some examples? 

Health & Science
11:09 am
Fri October 24, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is a Lava Lamp?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about lava lamps.  What are they, and what are they made of? 

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Opinion - Health
9:44 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Going Gently into that Good Night

IPFW Associate Professor and medical ethicist Abraham Schwab.
Credit Abraham Schwab

Brittany Maynard recently announced her decision to end her life. By all accounts she’s an articulate bright young woman who is afflicted with an aggressive brain tumor. Her prognosis includes prolonged suffering and a loss of control. In part because of how vocal she’s been and in part because she is young and looks so vibrant, she has brought national attention back to the question of physician assisted suicide (PAS).

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