Tagged: journalism

#80: Does What You Wear Affect the Way You Feel?

Mark and Froy begin to ponder, before technical difficulties, how what you wear can affect your brain and subsequently your health. Sorry for the abrupt ending, we had internet broadcast issues beyond our control. We’ll make it up!

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 80 (MP3)

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#62: The Vibram Case & Health Journalism

Recently, Vibram (producers of the famous minimalist shoe) settled a class action lawsuit that forced them to refund the purchases of their shoes to those who bought them because of “false claims” made by the company. We discuss the news and the overall accuracy of the media/journalism when they report on health and health science.

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 62 (MP3)

Episode 45: Understanding Articles About “Health”

This Week: Originally recorded 1/16/14. A lot of people tell you what’s healthy, but even more articles, TV shows, YouTube videos, and podcasts tell you what’s healthy. How do you know what is? Listen to our thoughts

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 45 (MP3)