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Michael Ivy: Doctors and Mental Health

Michael Ivy: Doctors and Mental Health

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Howie and Harlan are joined by Michael Ivy, a surgeon and Yale New Haven Health's deputy chief medical officer, to discuss the mental health issues facing physicians and his own experience with burnout and depression. Harlan reports on new research casting doubt on the benefits of intermittent fasting; Howie explains how a new drug can help reduce the disproportionate rate of renal failure among people of African descent. 

If you or someone you know is struggling with mental health, you can call 988 or text HOME to 741741 for 24/7 support.


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