Anyone who’s woken up sick and tried to get in to see a doctor knows well how frustrating the process can be. This hour, guest host Lauren Silverman will talk about the present and future of telemedicine with Dr. Ateev Mehrotra, Associate Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Denton A. Cooley holds up a Jarvick-7 heart pump model at a press conference on Tuesday, April 20, 1989 in Houston, while discussing the 20 year anniversary of the first implant of an artificial heart in a man. Cooley was the surgeon who performed the operation in 1969. Pam MacDonald/AP Photo
Actors Jim Carrey, center, Jenny McCarthy, right, accompanied by Carrey's daughter Jane, and others, holds up photos of Evan Asher, son of McCarthy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 4, 2008, during a rally calling for the elimination of toxins from children's vaccines. Jose Luis Magana/AP Photo