Nearly six million Americans have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and yet so little is known about how the illness manifests itself in our brains. Join the search to discover where the biological and chemical breakdowns occur in the brain, and hear the stories of accomplished individuals who have been diagnosed as bipolar.
Excerpts from the fifth annual National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta include remarks by President Barack Obama, U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers, and U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy. Plus, KET's Bill Goodman interviews Nancy Hale, executive director of Kentucky-based Operation UNITE.
What can a baby see and hear? Why can they swim underwater? How do they communicate? And why do toddlers have temper tantrums?
One to One with Bill Goodman
Bill Goodman presents highlights of the 2016 National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta including remarks by President Barack Obama and U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers.
Dr. W. Michael Mansfield, DMD, assistant professor at the Department of General Dentistry and Oral Medicine, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, and Dr. Robert G. Henry, DMD, MPH, chief of dentistry at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Lexington, discuss oral health as we age.
When her son dies of a heroin overdose, a courageous mother helps create legislation that might have saved her son’s life.
Sheena Sparks and James Dixon of Jackson County in Eastern Kentucky have known each other since they were school children. As adults, they fell in love and had children, but their lives took a troubled turn when they began using drugs together.
Springtime means the arrival of green grass, bright flowers, and buzzing bees. But for many of us, it’s also about sneezing, watery red eyes, and a runny nose, thanks to allergies. Learn why we get allergies and how our immune system turns against us to attack pollen.