Tagged: health

ctrp414 Life, Death, and the Unglamorous Era of Ad-Men

ctrp414 Life, Death, and the Unglamorous Era of Ad-Men

MP3 Audio [32 MB]DownloadShow URL John Hall remembers the advertizing business in the 50′s, 60′s and 70′s, and there was nothing glamorous about it. His personal policy in the work place was not to pursue wealth and happiness, but to...
 

Something more than selling fruit

Something more than selling fruit

The navigation system is scolding me with its female voice in Portuguese, I missed yet another turn as I cruise passed yet another apple orchard. It’s the end of September and I’m in what feels like the middle of nowhere...

Our Gadgets, Our Planet

Our Gadgets, Our Planet

  This week I will meet up with David Kousemaker of TechTravels to interview him about his work on the issue of where our old gadgets end up. More specifically we will delve into a topic that the mainstream world...

Big Pharma Ads on Their Way

Big Pharma Ads on Their Way

Anyone who has ever been to the United States, or watched commercials on American Television somehow, knows of the never-ending barrage of Pharmaceutical ads that have come to take over the gaps in between programming. They feature excessively clean and...

Cuban Medical Talk

Cuban Medical Talk

My friend Chris Lydon posted an excellent Radio Open Source recently, as he is making his way around Cuba. As opposed to the highly revered personalities and voices he usually offers us, this time Chris runs into three American medical...

Health Consumers of Europa

Health Consumers of Europa

Currently flipping through the European Health Consumer Index for 2008, which seems to rate nations (in Europe) based on how well the health system treats patients and how empowered patients are. Though as I flip through it, they frequently point...