PodMed – Week of October 5, 2015

This week’s topics include calcium supplements, chemotherapy during pregnancy, cardiometabolic impact of obesity in children, and a low nicotine cigarette.
Program notes:
0:31 Low nicotine cigarette
1:32 Attempted to prove that nicotine addicts
2:30 FDA should regulate nicotine level
3:26 No significant withdrawal
4:00 Childhood obesity and risk
5:00 Three stratifications based on weight
6:00 Need to intervene early
6:27 Pregnancy and cancer treatment
7:27 Looked at outcomes in 129 children
8:25 Calcium supplements?
9:26 Meta-analysis
10:35 End
Related blog:http://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2015/10/02/low-nicotine-cigarettes/