Aaron Carroll is a Professor of Pediatrics and Assistant Dean for Research Mentoring at Indiana University School of Medicine and is also the director of the Center for Health Policy and Professionalism Research. He is the co-author of two books and currently hosts Healthcare Triage.

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Date Title Duration Views Transcribed
2017-02-24 You Look Like a Coffee Table: Days 49-54 | 100 Days 08:19 934
2017-02-20 Trump, Congress, and the Plan for Block Grants and Medicaid 06:19 16,941
2017-02-17 Good News! We Can Have Successes in Population Health! 03:55 9,086
2017-02-13 What We Know about Pot in 2017 08:07 91,618
2017-02-10 A Study on Fish Oil Supplements! 03:02 36,901
2017-02-06 Rising Pet Care Costs Might Tell Us Something about Human Health Care Costs 06:21 16,210
2017-02-03 Many with Employer Insurance Still Need CHIP to Insure Their Kids 04:28 7,764
2017-02-01 February 1 , 2017 - Does Lysol actually work to combat germs? 25:33 6,207
2017-01-30 Heart Disease Prevention Works, Even If You Have Bum Genes 06:22 15,198
2017-01-27 Journalism CAN Lead to Changes in Policy: CMS and Data Sharing 02:59 8,928
2017-01-24 Republican Plans for The Affordable Care Act 06:26 59,780
2017-01-20 The Effectiveness of Screening and Treating Diabetes 04:51 9,455
2017-01-18 January 18, 2017 - How effective are health savings accounts? 33:52 7,037
2017-01-17 How to Fix Obamacare's Marketplaces 07:05 22,975
2017-01-13 Medicaid for Children Leads to Better Outcomes Later in Life 03:58 7,597
2017-01-13 Speedos Not Required: Days 10-14 | 100 Days 07:36 60,935
2017-01-11 Donald Trump and Healthcare Cost Sharing 07:18 70,951
2017-01-10 Playground Face Off: Days 8-9 | 100 Days 06:27 61,527
2017-01-06 Americans Spend a Lot on Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Back Pain 03:43 11,583
2017-01-04 January 4, 2017 - Are childhood allergies on the rise? 33:02 6,496
2017-01-01 Consulting the Experts | 100 Days 08:34 66,920
2016-12-30 HCT 2016 Year in Review 06:40 11,740
2016-12-27 The Doctor Shortage in the US: Is It a Real Thing? 06:02 34,796
2016-12-23 It's Time for Your HPV Vaccine. Which is Effective after Only Two Shots 03:54 10,974
2016-12-16 Getting In-Network Care is Harder Than You'd Think 05:02 9,855
2016-12-14 December 14, 2016 - Is acupuncture effective for pain management? 27:57 6,332
2016-12-12 Access to Insurance Doesn't Guarantee Access to Care 05:08 17,869
2016-12-05 The Benefits of Paid Sick Leave for Workers, Employers, and Pretty Much Everybody 05:25 22,732
2016-12-02 Hospital Care Can Vary Depending on When You're Treated 03:25 10,432
2016-11-30 November 30, 2016 - LIVE 30:38 5,567
2016-11-29 Reference Pricing, CALPERS, and Reduced Health Care Costs 05:28 13,685
2016-11-19 Republicans' Many Plans to Replace Obamacare 07:04 33,940
2016-11-16 November 16, 2016 - LIVE 24:22 5,506
2016-11-14 The 5 Second Rule: It's Still Not a Thing. 05:43 21,569
2016-11-11 Does Industry Money Skew Study Results? It's Hard to Say. 03:24 12,190
2016-11-07 SNAP, Food Stamps, Obesity, and Behavioral Economics 05:39 22,313
2016-11-04 Health Care Reform, Medicaid Expansion, and Hospital Finances 03:19 11,473
2016-11-02 October 26, 2016 - LIVE 29:52 5,769
2016-10-31 Can Yelp Reviews Help Improve Patient Care? 06:34 11,440
2016-10-28 Lots of Private Insurance is Publicly Funded 04:33 13,272
2016-10-26 October 26, 2016 - LIVE 31:21 5,362
2016-10-24 Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and Their Health Care Proposals 09:27 36,257
2016-10-21 Health Care Reform, and the Issues We Face 05:48 17,190
2016-10-18 Medicaid has a Huge Return on Investment 05:19 21,586
2016-10-11 Needle Exchanges Help Curb Disease, but Legislators Don't Like Them 04:49 19,499
2016-10-04 Preventable Medical Errors and How We Count Them 06:43 18,757
2016-09-30 Someone Give That Baby Peanut Protein! Also, Wearables Alone Don't Lead to Weight Loss. 04:00 15,401
2016-09-26 Medical Device Failure, and How Data Can Help Us Prevent It 05:59 13,587
2016-09-23 Gluten-Free Diets on the Rise, and Contraception Works 03:31 18,071
2016-09-19 Going to the Dentist? You Might Not Need Those Bite Wing X-Rays 04:39 23,041
2016-09-17 Big Sugar, Big Money, and the Obfuscated Truth About Heart Disease 04:26 29,772
2016-09-14 September 14, 2016 - LIVE 29:37 7,607
2016-09-13 Sleep Training for Parents and Infants 06:40 19,589
2016-09-09 The EpiPanic About the EpiPen Continues! 03:50 21,282
2016-09-07 September 7, 2016 - LIVE 27:18 6,588
2016-09-06 The EpiPen and What's Wrong with American Healthcare 07:02 46,679
2016-09-02 If You Need Surgery, Make Sure Your Surgeon is a Specialist 03:35 15,868
2016-08-31 August 31, 2016 - LIVE 29:20 5,710
2016-08-29 Making Drugs Cheaper Without Stifling Innovation -- Euro Style 05:44 28,324
2016-08-26 Addyi Isn't that Effective, and it Isn't Selling Very Well 03:51 12,811
2016-08-24 August 24, 2016 - LIVE 27:58 5,555
2016-08-22 Infant Mortality in the United States is Surprisingly High 06:32 27,172
2016-08-19 Randomized Controlled Trials and Full Body CT Scans 03:15 11,577
2016-08-17 August 17, 2016 - LIVE 25:21 5,747
2016-08-15 Why Does Alcoholics Anonymous Work? 05:28 27,604
2016-08-09 You Can Do a Lot to Prevent Some Cancers 06:47 34,466
2016-08-06 High BMI is Associated with Higher Mortality. And so is Low BMI. 03:43 19,714
2016-08-03 Healthcare Triage Live Stream 29:06 6,546
2016-08-01 The Surprising Difficulties of Off-Label Prescriptions 05:28 18,306
2016-07-25 Telemedicine Can Improve Care, Especially for Underserved Patients 06:36 15,385
2016-07-22 The Medicaid Expansion and Its Effects 03:32 13,014
2016-07-20 LIVE - Jul 20, 2016 27:49 7,003
2016-07-19 Dietary Salt Recommendations Don't Line Up with Recent Evidence 04:42 34,283
2016-07-15 Nobody Uses Sunscreen Right, and We Still Don't Pay Doctors Equally 04:04 22,156
2016-07-11 E-Cigarette Update: What to Do about Kids and Vaping? 06:42 32,967
2016-07-08 Sorority Membership Doesn't Necessarily Lead to Eating Disorders 03:37 11,572
2016-06-28 Retail Clinics are Convenient, Reliable, and Kind of Affordable 06:00 18,468
2016-06-20 Orlando and Our Outdated Blood Donation Policies 05:45 32,308
2016-06-17 Moving Isn't Great for Kids 03:37 22,602
2016-06-13 The Cases For and Against Circumcision 06:38 47,353
2016-06-10 How Can We Make Gene Therapy Effective and Affordable? 03:52 14,244
2016-06-08 LIVE - June 8, 2016 30:30 8,075
2016-06-06 The Facts about Peanut Allergies Might Surprise You 05:19 34,679
2016-06-03 Doctors Have Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Too. 03:02 14,142
2016-06-01 LIVE - June 1, 2016 31:48 8,247
2016-05-23 Opioid Addiction and Treatment 06:43 26,846
2016-05-20 The Facts About SIDS and Swaddling 04:46 15,308
2016-05-18 LIVE - May 18, 2016 15:32 9,433
2016-05-16 America's Epidemic of Opioid Abuse 06:10 36,754
2016-05-13 Pay for Performance in Medicine: It Doesn't Work 03:10 15,117
2016-05-09 The Science of Opioids 08:43 59,227
2016-05-06 Condoms Prevent STD, Too Many Kids are Homeless, and Environmental Factors and Homicide 03:58 15,586
2016-05-04 LIVE - May 4, 2016 23:31 7,284
2016-05-02 The History of Opioids 08:17 41,457
2016-04-29 Lots of People Are Still Uninsured 03:13 12,691
2016-04-27 LIVE - Apr. 27, 2016 28:21 8,571
2016-04-27 Health Services Research, Diabetes, and the YMCA 07:40 15,836
2016-04-22 Unnecessary Supplement Use is Rising, Even Among the Elderly 03:26 19,685
2016-04-19 Flint, Water, and the Dangers of Lead 05:52 25,670
2016-04-15 More Money, More Life: Studies Indicate Wealthy People Live Longer 04:08 13,873
2016-04-13 LIVE - April 13, 2016 17:46 7,619
2016-04-11 Antibiotics and Resistance 07:54 31,792
2016-04-02 More On Vitamin D 05:08 29,984
2016-03-30 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Mar. 30, 2016 23:41 8,849
2016-03-28 Clickbait Headlines and Medical Research! Watch This Video to Keep Your Family Safe! 07:44 29,000
2016-03-25 Premiums for CHIP and Medicaid Lead to Lower Enrollment and Uninsured Kids 03:14 10,962
2016-03-21 Residency Training, Long Hours, and the Effects on Patient Outcomes 06:47 24,538
2016-03-18 Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomies Are Worse Than Useless for Most Breast Cancer 03:48 13,836
2016-03-16 LIVE Show - Mar. 16, 2016 16:44 7,793
2016-03-14 Kids Today...Are Pretty Great 05:12 41,809
2016-03-12 Inductions Don't Necessarily Lead to C-Sections, and the Declining Rate of Unintentional Pregnancy 03:25 11,665
2016-03-07 Are Home Births Safe? 06:07 34,417
2016-02-29 Breakfast. Take it. Or leave it. 06:12 77,651
2016-02-26 Money Can't Buy You Weight Loss AND Vaccine Investment Strategy 03:50 18,291
2016-02-24 Live - Feb. 24, 2016 26:50 7,657
2016-02-23 Doctors and Depression 06:19 41,711
2016-02-17 LIVE - Feb. 17, 2016 27:23 7,425
2016-02-15 The CDC's Preachy Recommendations on Pregnancy and Alcohol. and the Internet's Overreaction 06:30 28,377
2016-02-12 Is Tackle Football Too Dangerous, Kids? 03:54 16,447
2016-02-10 LIVE - Feb. 10, 2016 32:59 7,674
2016-02-09 Booze Isn't All Bad 06:22 52,794
2016-02-06 Texts for Meds and Untreated Parental Depression Hurts Kids 04:45 13,529
2016-02-03 Feb. 03, 2016 - LIVE 27:24 7,552
2016-02-01 What is Zika? What Should You Do About It? 05:50 51,053
2016-01-29 Simple Things to Help Quit Smoking and Avoid Melanoma 03:30 16,262
2016-01-27 LIVE Show - Jan. 27, 2016 25:01 8,522
2016-01-25 Menu Calorie Labeling Isn't Doing Much to Fight Obesity 06:01 20,423
2016-01-22 More Studies on Advanced and Basic Life Support 05:05 11,198
2016-01-20 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Jan. 20, 2016 27:17 7,750
2016-01-18 Basic and Advanced Life Support; One Helps. The Other, Not So Much. 06:59 28,114
2016-01-15 The ACA, Young People, and the Cost of Births to Medicaid 03:50 13,970
2016-01-13 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Jan. 13, 2016 30:51 7,146
2016-01-11 Who Decides Which Tests Are Effective? The US Preventive Services Task Force 07:25 14,475
2016-01-08 Talking to Kids About Sex is a Good Thing 03:01 35,625
2016-01-06 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Jan. 6, 2016 30:31 8,246
2016-01-05 Biologic Drugs and Biosimilars 07:21 26,270
2015-12-29 Healthcare Triage 2015 Year in Review 07:28 16,744
2015-12-21 Questions and Answers With Aaron Carroll and John Green 17:28 37,145
2015-12-18 Antidepressants and Autism: Healthcare Triage News 05:36 19,542
2015-12-16 Dec. 16, 2015 - HCT LIVE 23:49 6,777
2015-12-14 Do Probiotics Work? It Depends on What You Want to Happen 06:20 63,199
2015-12-11 Doctors, Computers, and Patients: Healthcare Triage News 04:25 14,153
2015-12-09 Dec. 9, 2015 - HCT LIVE 31:29 6,685
2015-12-02 Dec. 2, 2015 - HCT LIVE 21:26 7,008
2015-11-30 What Are Nootropics? Are They Going to Make You Smarter? 05:27 56,748
2015-11-24 Honey, High Fructose Corn Syrup, and the Problems with Nutrition Research 07:15 60,247
2015-11-20 Alcohol Regulations Work Better Than Expected, ACA Might Not - HCT News Nov. 20, 2015 04:17 20,487
2015-11-18 Nov. 18, 2015 - HCT LIVE 24:40 11,795
2015-11-17 Is Drinking Tea Good for You? 06:52 113,981
2015-11-14 Brand Name Placebos Are More Effective than Generic Placebos. For Real. 03:22 17,754
2015-11-10 Is There a Difference Between Brand Name Medications and Generics? 09:17 65,973
2015-11-03 How Do Drugs Get Their Names? 04:49 49,963
2015-10-30 Red Meat and Cancer! PANIC! Understanding the WHO's Meat and Cancer Announcement 05:53 41,115
2015-10-28 Oct. 28, 2015 - LIVE 24:15 7,774
2015-10-27 Strangers Aren't Going to Poison Your Kids' Halloween Candy 06:30 57,398
2015-10-23 An Update on the Affordable Care Act - Oct. 23, 2015 03:54 22,103
2015-10-21 Oct. 21, 2015 - LIVE 33:20 7,774
2015-10-19 Does Universal Autism Screening Make Sense? 06:36 26,271
2015-10-17 Choosing Wisely is a Great Idea. Does it Work? 04:25 20,144
2015-10-15 Oct. 14, 2015 - LIVE 27:46 6,425
2015-10-12 You're Probably not Dehydrated: The Eight Glasses of Water a Day Myth 06:46 101,282
2015-10-09 Even MORE Studies Confirm, Calcium Still Doesn't Prevent Fractures 04:23 16,991
2015-10-05 We shouldn’t use labels like “Alternative” and “Conventional” Medicine 06:41 56,607
2015-10-02 Texting Robots May Improve Your Health! 03:35 14,091
2015-09-30 Sep. 30, 2015 - LIVE 30:34 7,086
2015-09-29 Replication, Re-Analysis, and Worm Wars 08:20 21,712
2015-09-25 What's a Fair Price? Price Gouging and Pharmaceuticals. 04:05 23,890
2015-09-21 Myths About IUDs 07:03 50,074
2015-09-18 Racial Disparities in Pain Management in Children - HCT News - Sept. 18, 2015 04:40 15,081
2015-09-16 Sep. 16, 2015 - LIVE 31:14 7,739
2015-09-12 Sleepless Surgeons & Pertussis - HCT News Sept. 12, 2015 04:40 16,510
2015-09-09 Sep. 9, 2015 - LIVE 31:02 7,972
2015-09-08 IUDs Are Pretty Great. So Why Aren't They More Popular? 05:30 49,350
2015-09-05 Kids Have a Hard Time Perceiving Obesity 03:46 23,394
2015-08-31 Planning for the End. Advance Directives or Death Panels? 05:41 17,375
2015-08-28 Exercise and Supplements Can't Stop Cognitive Decline, Sadly 04:24 19,759
2015-08-26 Aug. 26, 2015 - LIVE 32:02 8,695
2015-08-24 Sitting vs. Standing. Is Your Sedentary Life Killing You? 05:52 93,194
2015-08-21 Human Trafficking is Too Common and Flibanserin is Approved! 04:27 19,349
2015-08-19 Aug. 19, 2015 - LIVE 31:27 6,439
2015-08-18 Exercise is NOT the Key to Weight Loss 05:51 159,791
2015-08-14 More People Are Getting Health Insurance, and Vitamin D Still Doesn't Help 03:35 19,263
2015-08-12 Aug. 12th, 2015 - LIVE 27:59 8,746
2015-08-11 Exercise Is Really Good for You. Like, REALLY Good for You. 06:36 105,119
2015-08-08 HPV Vaccination is Too Low, and NICUs May Be Overused: Healthcare Triage News 04:17 14,368
2015-08-05 Aug. 5th, 2015 - LIVE - Why do I have to wait 15 min after applying sunscreen? 28:57 9,193
2015-08-03 How Can Doctors Avoid Malpractice Suits? Be Nice 07:01 97,143
2015-08-01 Reducing Obesity Won't Necessarily Reduce Care Costs: Healthcare Triage News 02:59 18,692
2015-07-27 What is Flibanserin (AKA "Female Viagra")? 07:41 42,896
2015-07-20 How Does the FDA Approve a Drug? 07:38 33,803
2015-07-17 Soccer Concussions, HPV Vaccines, and Pregnant Drinking: Healthcare Triage News 04:34 19,408
2015-07-15 Jul. 15th, 2015 - LIVE - Is it safe to eat raw eggs? Are all infant formulas the same? 30:34 11,541
2015-07-13 Studies Confirm, Vaccines Still Don't Cause Autism. But Are These Studies Helping? 06:12 33,005
2015-07-11 Health Professionals and Their Income, Childhood Violence, and King v Burwell 04:34 16,875
2015-07-06 Coffee! It's Not Bad for You, and It might Even be Good! 07:31 150,155
2015-07-02 Jul. 7th, 2015 - LIVE - When does a baby's eye color stop changing? 31:33 10,632
2015-06-29 Ticks! They Can Really Make you Sick 06:57 22,969
2015-06-27 Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Isn't Going to Fix Your Knee 04:23 20,344
2015-06-24 Jun. 24th, 2015 - LIVE - All About Parasites - Healthcare Triage 29:09 8,475
2015-06-22 Tapeworms! Finally, a Parasite that's Gross, AND Harmful! 05:09 36,520
2015-06-19 Kids Should Stay Away from Pot Edibles. And They Mostly Do. 04:04 26,859
2015-06-17 Jun. 17th, 2015 - LIVE - Is coconut water better than regular water? 31:23 10,017
2015-06-17 14 Facts about Parasites - mental_floss on YouTube - List Show (314) 10:10 184,977
2015-06-15 Lice! They're Itchy, They're Tough to Kill, and They're Everywhere 05:23 27,567
2015-06-10 Jun. 10th, 2015 - LIVE - Are naps good for you? Are chia seeds actually beneficial? 36:02 13,853
2015-06-08 Bedbugs Are Awful, but They're Unlikely to Give You a Disease 05:26 27,530
2015-06-05 Should We Pay People to Improve Their Health? Healthcare Triage News 04:07 15,182
2015-06-03 Healthcare Triage LIVE - 2015-06-03 26:31 7,572
2015-06-01 Diagnoses, Predictive Values, and Whether You're Sick or Not: NPV and PPV 08:00 22,752
2015-05-29 Don't Panic! Train Travel and Laundry Pods Are Unlikely to Kill You. Statistically. 03:54 17,068
2015-05-27 May 27th, 2015 - LIVE - What should you consider when choosing a family doctor? 56:53 13,918
2015-05-22 Rest in Peace, David Sackett - Healthcare Triage News 2015-05-22 03:13 19,215
2015-05-20 May 20th, 2015 - LIVE - Is skipping breakfast actually bad for you? 23:40 9,408
2015-05-18 What You Should Eat. Well, What Aaron Eats. 06:06 87,401
2015-05-15 Trying to Control Blood Pressure Isn't Always the Right Move for the Elderly 04:06 19,577
2015-05-13 May 13th, 2015 - LIVE - Are mercury fillings bad for you? Are fish oil supplements beneficial? 36:29 12,288
2015-05-13 You Can Support Healthcare Triage on Patreon! 01:55 897
2015-05-11 Doctors Have a Pretty Huge Gender Pay Gap 05:37 40,840
2015-05-08 New Studies "D"-bunk Benefits of Vitamin D: Healthcare Triage News 03:57 32,884
2015-05-06 May 6th, 2015 - LIVE - What's the research behind standing desks? Are kidney stones hereditary? 24:47 12,006
2015-05-04 Frequent Lab Testing Isn't Very Useful 04:26 24,556
2015-05-01 Marketing Ploys Trump Science at PepsiCo and Chipotle: Healthcare Triage News 03:18 26,635
2015-04-29 Apr. 29th, 2015 - LIVE - Why is eating processed food bad for your health? 33:34 11,110
2015-04-28 Sadly, Putting Calorie Counts on Menus is Ineffective 07:46 30,830
2015-04-24 We're Probably Screening for Breast Cancer Too Much: Healthcare Triage News 03:43 17,808
2015-04-22 Healthcare Triage LIVE - 2015-04-22 32:43 10,479
2015-04-20 Guns, Suicide, and Legislating the Doctor-Patient Relationship 05:33 36,266
2015-04-17 Medicare and the Doc Fix: Healthcare Triage News 03:42 15,062
2015-04-14 Choosing Wisely and Encouraging Effective Treatment 05:43 26,359
2015-04-10 Fatigue and its Effect on Doctors & Prescriptions 03:07 18,497
2015-04-06 Overestimation of Benefit 05:25 28,411
2015-04-03 Update on Supplements: Healthcare Triage News - 04/03/2015 02:40 23,635
2015-03-31 Obamacare Helped the Uninsured, but the Underinsured, Not So Much 06:27 27,553
2015-03-27 It's Hard to Change Physician Behavior: Healthcare Triage News 04:13 19,838
2015-03-23 The Evidence for Low-Fat Diets Isn't Really There 06:07 57,449
2015-03-21 Minors, E-cigarette Regulation, and Dating Violence: Healthcare Triage News 03:51 22,386
2015-03-20 Mar. 20th, 2015 - LIVE - Is limited alcohol consumption beneficial? 26:05 15,395
2015-03-17 Cholesterol Isn't Quite as Bad as You've Been Told 05:09 64,383
2015-03-14 Penis Size and Suicide: Two Unrelated Stories on Healthcare Triage News 03:12 53,292
2015-03-11 Mar. 11th, 2015 - LIVE - Does microwaving food make it less "safe?" Are doctors overpaid? 24:10 19,849
2015-03-09 King V. Burwell, Obamacare, and the Supreme Court 06:58 44,704
2015-03-06 Peanut Allergies Are Getting a Little Nuts 03:42 30,241
2015-03-02 Cost Effectiveness in Medicine is not a Dirty Word 06:03 33,887
2015-02-23 Assessing Utilities: How Much Risk Are You Willing to Take? 05:50 29,092
2015-02-20 Patients Bossing Doctors Around? It's a Myth: HCTriage News 03:24 26,044
2015-02-17 How Long Are You Going to Live? 06:56 67,690
2015-02-13 Marijuana Intoxication and Driving 03:48 51,214
2015-02-09 Sleep Deprivation and its Weird Effects on the Mind and Body 04:52 95,690
2015-02-06 Cash Money Placebos and The Measles: HCT News 04:04 21,942
2015-02-02 Sleep: Are You Getting Enough? Probably Not 04:56 101,163
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