Science for You: Improve Your Health Awareness

 

Science for YouEvery Thursday • 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. • Mackey Auditorium

September 12, 19, 26 • October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 • November 7, 14, 21, (28 break) • December 5

Confused by media information about health issues, like whether coffee and red wine are good or bad for your heart? In this Great Courses lecture series, titled “The Skeptic’s Guide to Health, Medicine and the Media,” professor and physician Roy Benaroch will teach you to be a better consumer of health information by getting the facts behind the headlines. Critical thinking with a skeptical mindset will help you understand and appreciate the best in health news reporting—and it will also protect you from scams and scares.

For more information, see our website at  tinyurl.com/olliScience4U.

Instructors/Coordinators:  Susan Hanna and Rick Hearn