Wellness Wednesday: The Science Behind Touch, Zika Virus and Migraines and Headaches
The World Health Organization has called for an emergency meeting to address the alarming spread of the Zika Virus. This hour we will discuss the virus and its effects. Also, the science behind touch and how this powerful sense plays a large part in our physical and emotional wellbeing. And, understanding why migraines tend to affect women more than men.
- David Linden, Author, Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart, and Mind and Professor of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
- Dr. Vincent Martin, Professor, University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine and Co-Director of the Headache and Facial Pain Program. University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute
- Richard Kuhn, Professor and Head of Biological Sciences, Purdue University
- Dr. Margie Ream, Attending Pediatric Neurologist, Nationwide Children's Hospital
This show originally aired on February 3, 2016 at 11 a.m.