Daily Archives: April 26, 2016

Strokes Final Podcast

Ellen Davis, Muznah Khan, Tate Powell


American Stroke Association


Mayo Clinic



National Stroke Association

Intro Clip of woman having a stroke on House (Season 3 Episode 17)

Treatment/ Prevention of a stroke

Carotid endarterectomy

African Americans more prone to strokes

Andee Poulos

Birth Control


Sleep Research

New Research

Memory Technology Podcast


Ellis, Marie. “Scientists Successfully Erase Unwanted Memories.” Medical News Today. MediLexicon International, n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.
Lawrence, Jeremy. “Scientists Discover Way to Reverse Loss of Memory.” The Independent. Independent Digital News and Media, n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.
Lewis, By Tanya. “Spotless Mind? Erasing Memories Not Just Science Fiction.” LiveScience. TechMedia Network, 02 Apr. 2014. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.
Yam, Philip. “Breakthrough Could Enable Others to Watch Your Dreams and Memories.” Scientific American. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

Final Podcast – Siesta Fiesta


“Depression.” NIMH RSS. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/depression/index.shtml>.

“Drugs and the Brain.” National Institute of Drug Abuse. National Institute of Health, July 2014. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugs-brains-behavior-science-addiction/drugs-brain>.

Harrison, Yvonne, and James A. Horne. “The Impact of Sleep Deprivation on Decision Making: A Review.” APA PsycNET. American Psychological Association, Sept. 2000. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <http://psycnet.apa.org/journals/xap/6/3/236/>.

Hirshkowitz, Max, Kaitlyn Whiton, Steven M. Albert, and Cathy Alessi. “National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Time Duration Recommendations: Methodology and Results Summary.” Sleep Health Journal of the National Sleep Foundation 1.1 (2015): 40-43. Web. <http://www.sleephealthjournal.org/article/S2352-7218(15)00015-7/fulltext>.

Insel, Thomas. “Director’s Blog: Antidepressants: A Complicated Picture.” National Institute of Mental Health. National Institute of Health, 6 Dec. 2011. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <http://www.nimh.nih.gov/about/director/2011/antidepressants-a-complicated-picture.shtml>.

Nugent, Colleen N., and Lindsey I. Black. “Sleep Duration, Quality of Sleep, and Use of Sleep Medication, by Sex and Family Type, 2013–2014.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2016): n. pag. National Center for Health Statistics. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Jan. 2016. Web. 25 Apr. 2016. <http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db230.pdf>.

Pietrangelo, Ann. “Effects of Sleep Deprivation on the Body.” Healthline. Healthline, 19 Aug. 2014. Web. 25 Apr. 2016. <http://www.healthline.com/health/sleep-deprivation/effects-on-body>.

“Sleep and Disease Risk.” Healthy Sleep. Harvard Medical School, 18 Dec. 2007. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <http://healthysleep.med.harvard.edu/healthy/matters/consequences/sleep-and-disease-risk>.

“Sleep On It.” NIH News in Health RSS. Ed. Vickie Contie and Harrison Wein. National Institute of Health, Apr. 2013. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <https://newsinhealth.nih.gov/issue/apr2013/feature2>.

Williamson, A. M., and Anne-Marie Feyer. “Moderate Sleep Deprivation Produces Impairments in Cognitive and Motor Performance Equivalent to Legally Prescribed Levels of Alcohol Intoxication.”Occupational and Environmental Medicine. BMJ Publishing Group Ltd., 15 June 2000. Web. 25 Apr. 2016. <http://oem.bmj.com/content/57/10/649.full>.

Voderholzer, Ulrich. “Sleep Deprivation and Antidepressant Treatment.” Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience 5.4 (2003): 366–369. Print.

Ethics Lab: Physician-Assisted Suicide

By: Addie Frank and Kailyn Valido


CBSThisMorning. “Brittany’s Choice: 29-year-old Reignites Debate about Aid in Dying.” YouTube. YouTube, 2014. Web.

CompassionChoices. “A New Video for My Friends.” YouTube. YouTube, 2014. Web.<https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lHXH0Zb2QI>.

Death with Dignity. Death with Dignity National Center.            <https://www.deathwithdignity.org>.

DoctorDeath. “The Legacy of ‘Dr. Death’ Dr. Jack Kevorkian (Soon to Be Dr. Life).” YouTube. YouTube, 2011. Web.

Fass, Andrea. “Physician-assisted Suicide.” Medscape. American Journal of Health System Pharmacy, 2011. Web.

Ferreira, Phillip. “Should Terminally Ill Patients Have the Right to Doctor-assisted Suicide?” Debate Poll. DDO Company. Web.

“History of Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide.” ProCon: Explore Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues. 2015. Web.

Pickert, Kate. “A Brief History of Assisted Suicide.” TIME. 3 Mar. 2009. Web.

Thomas, Dylan. “Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night.” Poets. Academy of American Poets, 1937. Web

Taste Buds – Taste of Victory (Brian, Christopher, Mustafa)


“Aroma Compound.” Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

Boundless. “Gustation: Taste Buds and Taste.” Boundless Psychology. Boundless, 13 Apr. 2016. Retrieved 26 Apr. 2016 from https://www.boundless.com/psychology/textbooks/boundless-psychology-textbook/sensation-and-perception-5/sensory-processes-38/gustation-taste-buds-and-taste-163-12698/

Inglis-Arkell E. 08-01/12. 10 Foods You Crave – And Why You Crave Them [Internet]. Available from: http://io9.gizmodo.com/5930266/10-foods-you-crave—-and-why-you-crave-them

Linden DJ. 02-04/15. How We Sense the Heat of Chili Peppers and the Cool of Menthol [Excerpt] [Internet]. Available from: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-we-sense-the-heat-of-chili-peppers-and-the-cool-of-menthol-excerpt/

“Mirror Molecules.” Mirror Molecules. Web. 26 Apr. 2016. <http://americanhistory.si.edu/molecule/04exp.htm>.

“Molecular Basis for Taste — Tastant Molecules.” Molecular Basis for Taste — Tastant Molecules. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.