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
2017-04-21 Exercise, Weight Loss, and Big Soda 03:15 413
2017-04-17 Orphan Drugs: Costs 04:44 237
2017-04-14 Measuring Safety Might Actually Improve It...At Least Temporarily 04:05 148
2017-04-11 Orphan Drugs: An Introduction 06:41 22,183
2017-04-03 The Trump Budget and Meals on Wheels 05:12 25,953
2017-03-31 Health Care Reform, Tradeoffs, and the Need for Negotiation 03:56 16,231
2017-03-27 Premium Support, Medicare, and Obamacare 05:54 23,120
2017-03-24 A Look at The DASH Diet 20 Years Later 04:05 14,977
2017-03-21 Regional Difference in Procedures and Prices 06:43 19,117
2017-03-16 Results Are In! Congressional Budget Office Scores the American Health Care Act 08:18 30,822
2017-03-15 March 15, 2017 - How much TV is bad for kids? 31:01 7,238
2017-03-14 One Republican Backup Plan for the AHCA: Cassidy-Collins 04:29 24,672
2017-03-09 The American Health Care Act: A Republican Response to The Affordable Care Act 08:28 55,741
2017-03-07 HFS #6 - (The Gist) Nerdcon: Poop Your Pants 04:54 1,545
2017-03-07 HFS #6 - NerdCon 'Safe Words' 56:32 7,219
2017-03-06 Wearable Tech Probably Won't Help You Lose Weight 05:53 16,842
2017-03-03 Are Beta-Blockers Useful in the Elderly after a Heart Attack? 04:02 10,434
2017-03-02 LIVE at Nerdcon 2017 1:03:28 5,266
2017-02-28 How to Give Better Medical Advice 05:57 17,578
2017-02-24 You Look Like a Coffee Table: Days 49-54 | 100 Days 08:19 53,857
2017-02-20 Trump, Congress, and the Plan for Block Grants and Medicaid 06:19 22,541
2017-02-17 Good News! We Can Have Successes in Population Health! 03:55 10,914
2017-02-13 What We Know about Pot in 2017 08:07 543,769
2017-02-10 A Study on Fish Oil Supplements! 03:02 42,976
2017-02-06 Rising Pet Care Costs Might Tell Us Something about Human Health Care Costs 06:21 18,472
2017-02-03 Many with Employer Insurance Still Need CHIP to Insure Their Kids 04:28 8,254
2017-02-01 February 1 , 2017 - Does Lysol actually work to combat germs? 25:33 6,914
2017-01-30 Heart Disease Prevention Works, Even If You Have Bum Genes 06:22 17,219
2017-01-27 Journalism CAN Lead to Changes in Policy: CMS and Data Sharing 02:59 9,287
2017-01-24 Republican Plans for The Affordable Care Act 06:26 65,655
2017-01-20 The Effectiveness of Screening and Treating Diabetes 04:51 9,925
2017-01-18 January 18, 2017 - How effective are health savings accounts? 33:52 7,514
2017-01-17 How to Fix Obamacare's Marketplaces 07:05 25,782
2017-01-13 Medicaid for Children Leads to Better Outcomes Later in Life 03:58 7,849
2017-01-13 Speedos Not Required: Days 10-14 | 100 Days 07:36 67,159
2017-01-11 Donald Trump and Healthcare Cost Sharing 07:18 77,254
2017-01-10 Playground Face Off: Days 8-9 | 100 Days 06:27 67,135
2017-01-06 Americans Spend a Lot on Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Back Pain 03:43 11,863
2017-01-04 January 4, 2017 - Are childhood allergies on the rise? 33:02 6,676
2017-01-01 Consulting the Experts | 100 Days 08:34 72,105
2016-12-30 HCT 2016 Year in Review 06:40 12,061
2016-12-27 The Doctor Shortage in the US: Is It a Real Thing? 06:02 36,556
2016-12-23 It's Time for Your HPV Vaccine. Which is Effective after Only Two Shots 03:54 11,330
2016-12-16 Getting In-Network Care is Harder Than You'd Think 05:02 10,078
2016-12-14 December 14, 2016 - Is acupuncture effective for pain management? 27:57 6,592
2016-12-12 Access to Insurance Doesn't Guarantee Access to Care 05:08 19,228
2016-12-05 The Benefits of Paid Sick Leave for Workers, Employers, and Pretty Much Everybody 05:25 23,962
2016-12-02 Hospital Care Can Vary Depending on When You're Treated 03:25 10,638
2016-11-30 November 30, 2016 - LIVE 30:38 5,692
2016-11-29 Reference Pricing, CALPERS, and Reduced Health Care Costs 05:28 14,122
2016-11-19 Republicans' Many Plans to Replace Obamacare 07:04 34,537
2016-11-16 November 16, 2016 - LIVE 24:22 5,574
2016-11-14 The 5 Second Rule: It's Still Not a Thing. 05:43 22,224
2016-11-11 Does Industry Money Skew Study Results? It's Hard to Say. 03:24 12,366
2016-11-07 SNAP, Food Stamps, Obesity, and Behavioral Economics 05:39 24,119
2016-11-04 Health Care Reform, Medicaid Expansion, and Hospital Finances 03:19 11,650
2016-11-02 October 26, 2016 - LIVE 29:52 5,858
2016-10-31 Can Yelp Reviews Help Improve Patient Care? 06:34 11,769
2016-10-28 Lots of Private Insurance is Publicly Funded 04:33 13,429
2016-10-26 October 26, 2016 - LIVE 31:21 5,419
2016-10-24 Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and Their Health Care Proposals 09:27 37,431
2016-10-21 Health Care Reform, and the Issues We Face 05:48 17,621
2016-10-18 Medicaid has a Huge Return on Investment 05:19 23,011
2016-10-11 Needle Exchanges Help Curb Disease, but Legislators Don't Like Them 04:49 20,539
2016-10-04 Preventable Medical Errors and How We Count Them 06:43 19,688
2016-09-30 Someone Give That Baby Peanut Protein! Also, Wearables Alone Don't Lead to Weight Loss. 04:00 15,524
2016-09-26 Medical Device Failure, and How Data Can Help Us Prevent It 05:59 13,847
2016-09-23 Gluten-Free Diets on the Rise, and Contraception Works 03:31 18,246
2016-09-19 Going to the Dentist? You Might Not Need Those Bite Wing X-Rays 04:39 23,622
2016-09-17 Big Sugar, Big Money, and the Obfuscated Truth About Heart Disease 04:26 30,321
2016-09-14 September 14, 2016 - LIVE 29:37 7,712
2016-09-13 Sleep Training for Parents and Infants 06:40 20,482
2016-09-09 The EpiPanic About the EpiPen Continues! 03:50 22,185
2016-09-07 September 7, 2016 - LIVE 27:18 6,659
2016-09-06 The EpiPen and What's Wrong with American Healthcare 07:02 51,175
2016-09-02 If You Need Surgery, Make Sure Your Surgeon is a Specialist 03:35 16,128
2016-08-31 August 31, 2016 - LIVE 29:20 5,763
2016-08-29 Making Drugs Cheaper Without Stifling Innovation -- Euro Style 05:44 30,971
2016-08-26 Addyi Isn't that Effective, and it Isn't Selling Very Well 03:51 12,990
2016-08-24 August 24, 2016 - LIVE 27:58 5,619
2016-08-22 Infant Mortality in the United States is Surprisingly High 06:32 29,174
2016-08-19 Randomized Controlled Trials and Full Body CT Scans 03:15 11,652
2016-08-17 August 17, 2016 - LIVE 25:21 5,843
2016-08-15 Why Does Alcoholics Anonymous Work? 05:28 29,065
2016-08-09 You Can Do a Lot to Prevent Some Cancers 06:47 37,324
2016-08-06 High BMI is Associated with Higher Mortality. And so is Low BMI. 03:43 20,230
2016-08-03 Healthcare Triage Live Stream 29:06 6,608
2016-08-01 The Surprising Difficulties of Off-Label Prescriptions 05:28 18,648
2016-07-25 Telemedicine Can Improve Care, Especially for Underserved Patients 06:36 15,971
2016-07-22 The Medicaid Expansion and Its Effects 03:32 13,169
2016-07-20 LIVE - Jul 20, 2016 27:49 7,064
2016-07-19 Dietary Salt Recommendations Don't Line Up with Recent Evidence 04:42 37,934
2016-07-15 Nobody Uses Sunscreen Right, and We Still Don't Pay Doctors Equally 04:04 22,393
2016-07-11 E-Cigarette Update: What to Do about Kids and Vaping? 06:42 35,286
2016-07-08 Sorority Membership Doesn't Necessarily Lead to Eating Disorders 03:37 11,640
2016-07-06 LIVE - July 6, 2016 32:01 8,298
2016-06-28 Retail Clinics are Convenient, Reliable, and Kind of Affordable 06:00 18,848
2016-06-20 Orlando and Our Outdated Blood Donation Policies 05:45 33,132
2016-06-17 Moving Isn't Great for Kids 03:37 23,085
2016-06-13 The Cases For and Against Circumcision 06:38 50,477
2016-06-10 How Can We Make Gene Therapy Effective and Affordable? 03:52 14,389
2016-06-08 LIVE - June 8, 2016 30:30 8,117
2016-06-06 The Facts about Peanut Allergies Might Surprise You 05:19 36,043
2016-06-03 Doctors Have Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Too. 03:02 14,297
2016-06-01 LIVE - June 1, 2016 31:48 8,304
2016-05-23 Opioid Addiction and Treatment 06:43 30,648
2016-05-20 The Facts About SIDS and Swaddling 04:46 15,494
2016-05-18 LIVE - May 18, 2016 15:32 9,462
2016-05-16 America's Epidemic of Opioid Abuse 06:10 41,719
2016-05-13 Pay for Performance in Medicine: It Doesn't Work 03:10 15,301
2016-05-09 The Science of Opioids 08:43 69,464
2016-05-06 Condoms Prevent STD, Too Many Kids are Homeless, and Environmental Factors and Homicide 03:58 15,669
2016-05-04 LIVE - May 4, 2016 23:31 7,311
2016-05-02 The History of Opioids 08:17 44,811
2016-04-29 Lots of People Are Still Uninsured 03:13 12,791
2016-04-27 LIVE - Apr. 27, 2016 28:21 8,592
2016-04-27 Health Services Research, Diabetes, and the YMCA 07:40 16,092
2016-04-22 Unnecessary Supplement Use is Rising, Even Among the Elderly 03:26 20,037
2016-04-19 Flint, Water, and the Dangers of Lead 05:52 26,278
2016-04-15 More Money, More Life: Studies Indicate Wealthy People Live Longer 04:08 13,937
2016-04-13 LIVE - April 13, 2016 17:46 7,657
2016-04-11 Antibiotics and Resistance 07:54 33,636
2016-04-02 More On Vitamin D 05:08 30,685
2016-03-30 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Mar. 30, 2016 23:41 8,893
2016-03-28 Clickbait Headlines and Medical Research! Watch This Video to Keep Your Family Safe! 07:44 29,507
2016-03-25 Premiums for CHIP and Medicaid Lead to Lower Enrollment and Uninsured Kids 03:14 11,016
2016-03-21 Residency Training, Long Hours, and the Effects on Patient Outcomes 06:47 26,068
2016-03-18 Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomies Are Worse Than Useless for Most Breast Cancer 03:48 13,871
2016-03-16 LIVE Show - Mar. 16, 2016 16:44 7,828
2016-03-14 Kids Today...Are Pretty Great 05:12 42,023
2016-03-12 Inductions Don't Necessarily Lead to C-Sections, and the Declining Rate of Unintentional Pregnancy 03:25 11,689
2016-03-07 Are Home Births Safe? 06:07 35,358
2016-02-29 Breakfast. Take it. Or leave it. 06:12 86,400
2016-02-26 Money Can't Buy You Weight Loss AND Vaccine Investment Strategy 03:50 18,353
2016-02-24 Live - Feb. 24, 2016 26:50 7,671
2016-02-23 Doctors and Depression 06:19 43,915
2016-02-17 LIVE - Feb. 17, 2016 27:23 7,445
2016-02-15 The CDC's Preachy Recommendations on Pregnancy and Alcohol. and the Internet's Overreaction 06:30 29,314
2016-02-12 Is Tackle Football Too Dangerous, Kids? 03:54 16,577
2016-02-10 LIVE - Feb. 10, 2016 32:59 7,706
2016-02-09 Booze Isn't All Bad 06:22 61,314
2016-02-06 Texts for Meds and Untreated Parental Depression Hurts Kids 04:45 13,568
2016-02-03 Feb. 03, 2016 - LIVE 27:24 7,570
2016-02-01 What is Zika? What Should You Do About It? 05:50 51,667
2016-01-29 Simple Things to Help Quit Smoking and Avoid Melanoma 03:30 16,348
2016-01-27 LIVE Show - Jan. 27, 2016 25:01 8,549
2016-01-25 Menu Calorie Labeling Isn't Doing Much to Fight Obesity 06:01 20,603
2016-01-22 More Studies on Advanced and Basic Life Support 05:05 11,252
2016-01-20 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Jan. 20, 2016 27:17 7,797
2016-01-18 Basic and Advanced Life Support; One Helps. The Other, Not So Much. 06:59 28,859
2016-01-15 The ACA, Young People, and the Cost of Births to Medicaid 03:50 14,050
2016-01-13 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Jan. 13, 2016 30:51 7,183
2016-01-11 Who Decides Which Tests Are Effective? The US Preventive Services Task Force 07:25 14,602
2016-01-08 Talking to Kids About Sex is a Good Thing 03:01 36,043
2016-01-06 Healthcare Triage LIVE - Jan. 6, 2016 30:31 8,277
2016-01-05 Biologic Drugs and Biosimilars 07:21 27,699
2015-12-29 Healthcare Triage 2015 Year in Review 07:28 16,773
2015-12-21 Questions and Answers With Aaron Carroll and John Green 17:28 38,154
2015-12-18 Antidepressants and Autism: Healthcare Triage News 05:36 19,790
2015-12-16 Dec. 16, 2015 - HCT LIVE 23:49 6,817
2015-12-14 Do Probiotics Work? It Depends on What You Want to Happen 06:20 70,397
2015-12-11 Doctors, Computers, and Patients: Healthcare Triage News 04:25 14,208
2015-12-09 Dec. 9, 2015 - HCT LIVE 31:29 6,703
2015-12-07 The HPV Vaccine Is Still Underutilized 07:48 22,533
2015-12-02 Dec. 2, 2015 - HCT LIVE 21:26 7,024
2015-11-30 What Are Nootropics? Are They Going to Make You Smarter? 05:27 65,300
2015-11-24 Honey, High Fructose Corn Syrup, and the Problems with Nutrition Research 07:15 65,793
2015-11-20 Alcohol Regulations Work Better Than Expected, ACA Might Not - HCT News Nov. 20, 2015 04:17 20,544
2015-11-18 Nov. 18, 2015 - HCT LIVE 24:40 12,918
2015-11-17 Is Drinking Tea Good for You? 06:52 128,059
2015-11-14 Brand Name Placebos Are More Effective than Generic Placebos. For Real. 03:22 17,835
2015-11-10 Is There a Difference Between Brand Name Medications and Generics? 09:17 70,821
2015-11-03 How Do Drugs Get Their Names? 04:49 51,099
2015-10-30 Red Meat and Cancer! PANIC! Understanding the WHO's Meat and Cancer Announcement 05:53 41,954
2015-10-28 Oct. 28, 2015 - LIVE 24:15 7,806
2015-10-27 Strangers Aren't Going to Poison Your Kids' Halloween Candy 06:30 57,934
2015-10-23 An Update on the Affordable Care Act - Oct. 23, 2015 03:54 22,473
2015-10-21 Oct. 21, 2015 - LIVE 33:20 7,810
2015-10-19 Does Universal Autism Screening Make Sense? 06:36 26,759
2015-10-17 Choosing Wisely is a Great Idea. Does it Work? 04:25 20,228
2015-10-15 Oct. 14, 2015 - LIVE 27:46 6,449
2015-10-12 You're Probably not Dehydrated: The Eight Glasses of Water a Day Myth 06:46 104,983
2015-10-09 Even MORE Studies Confirm, Calcium Still Doesn't Prevent Fractures 04:23 17,060
2015-10-05 We shouldn’t use labels like “Alternative” and “Conventional” Medicine 06:41 61,043
2015-10-02 Texting Robots May Improve Your Health! 03:35 14,129
2015-09-30 Sep. 30, 2015 - LIVE 30:34 7,114
2015-09-29 Replication, Re-Analysis, and Worm Wars 08:20 21,952
2015-09-25 What's a Fair Price? Price Gouging and Pharmaceuticals. 04:05 24,401
2015-09-21 Myths About IUDs 07:03 58,306
2015-09-18 Racial Disparities in Pain Management in Children - HCT News - Sept. 18, 2015 04:40 15,133
2015-09-16 Sep. 16, 2015 - LIVE 31:14 7,759
2015-09-12 Sleepless Surgeons & Pertussis - HCT News Sept. 12, 2015 04:40 16,537
2015-09-09 Sep. 9, 2015 - LIVE 31:02 7,995
2015-09-08 IUDs Are Pretty Great. So Why Aren't They More Popular? 05:30 52,361
2015-09-05 Kids Have a Hard Time Perceiving Obesity 03:46 23,543
2015-08-31 Planning for the End. Advance Directives or Death Panels? 05:41 17,548
2015-08-28 Exercise and Supplements Can't Stop Cognitive Decline, Sadly 04:24 19,864
2015-08-26 Aug. 26, 2015 - LIVE 32:02 8,719
2015-08-24 Sitting vs. Standing. Is Your Sedentary Life Killing You? 05:52 98,867
2015-08-21 Human Trafficking is Too Common and Flibanserin is Approved! 04:27 19,418
2015-08-19 Aug. 19, 2015 - LIVE 31:27 6,473
2015-08-18 Exercise is NOT the Key to Weight Loss 05:51 175,919
2015-08-14 More People Are Getting Health Insurance, and Vitamin D Still Doesn't Help 03:35 19,311
2015-08-12 Aug. 12th, 2015 - LIVE 27:59 8,784
2015-08-11 Exercise Is Really Good for You. Like, REALLY Good for You. 06:36 118,144
2015-08-08 HPV Vaccination is Too Low, and NICUs May Be Overused: Healthcare Triage News 04:17 14,409
2015-08-05 Aug. 5th, 2015 - LIVE - Why do I have to wait 15 min after applying sunscreen? 28:57 9,235
2015-08-03 How Can Doctors Avoid Malpractice Suits? Be Nice 07:01 106,601
2015-08-01 Reducing Obesity Won't Necessarily Reduce Care Costs: Healthcare Triage News 02:59 18,770
2015-07-27 What is Flibanserin (AKA "Female Viagra")? 07:41 43,526
2015-07-20 How Does the FDA Approve a Drug? 07:38 35,647
2015-07-17 Soccer Concussions, HPV Vaccines, and Pregnant Drinking: Healthcare Triage News 04:34 19,457
2015-07-15 Jul. 15th, 2015 - LIVE - Is it safe to eat raw eggs? Are all infant formulas the same? 30:34 11,601
2015-07-13 Studies Confirm, Vaccines Still Don't Cause Autism. But Are These Studies Helping? 06:12 34,004
2015-07-11 Health Professionals and Their Income, Childhood Violence, and King v Burwell 04:34 16,916
2015-07-06 Coffee! It's Not Bad for You, and It might Even be Good! 07:31 163,773
2015-07-02 Jul. 7th, 2015 - LIVE - When does a baby's eye color stop changing? 31:33 10,685
2015-06-29 Ticks! They Can Really Make you Sick 06:57 23,212
2015-06-27 Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Isn't Going to Fix Your Knee 04:23 20,413
2015-06-24 Jun. 24th, 2015 - LIVE - All About Parasites - Healthcare Triage 29:09 8,519
2015-06-22 Tapeworms! Finally, a Parasite that's Gross, AND Harmful! 05:09 37,455
2015-06-19 Kids Should Stay Away from Pot Edibles. And They Mostly Do. 04:04 26,960
2015-06-17 Jun. 17th, 2015 - LIVE - Is coconut water better than regular water? 31:23 10,078
2015-06-17 14 Facts about Parasites - mental_floss on YouTube - List Show (314) 10:10 185,649
2015-06-15 Lice! They're Itchy, They're Tough to Kill, and They're Everywhere 05:23 28,200
2015-06-10 Jun. 10th, 2015 - LIVE - Are naps good for you? Are chia seeds actually beneficial? 36:02 13,934
2015-06-08 Bedbugs Are Awful, but They're Unlikely to Give You a Disease 05:26 27,783
2015-06-05 Should We Pay People to Improve Their Health? Healthcare Triage News 04:07 15,258
2015-06-03 Healthcare Triage LIVE - 2015-06-03 26:31 7,590
2015-06-01 Diagnoses, Predictive Values, and Whether You're Sick or Not: NPV and PPV 08:00 23,206
2015-05-29 Don't Panic! Train Travel and Laundry Pods Are Unlikely to Kill You. Statistically. 03:54 17,096
2015-05-27 May 27th, 2015 - LIVE - What should you consider when choosing a family doctor? 56:53 13,984
2015-05-22 Rest in Peace, David Sackett - Healthcare Triage News 2015-05-22 03:13 19,248
2015-05-20 May 20th, 2015 - LIVE - Is skipping breakfast actually bad for you? 23:40 9,445
2015-05-18 What You Should Eat. Well, What Aaron Eats. 06:06 94,221
2015-05-15 Trying to Control Blood Pressure Isn't Always the Right Move for the Elderly 04:06 19,696
2015-05-13 May 13th, 2015 - LIVE - Are mercury fillings bad for you? Are fish oil supplements beneficial? 36:29 12,398
2015-05-13 You Can Support Healthcare Triage on Patreon! 01:55 972
2015-05-11 Doctors Have a Pretty Huge Gender Pay Gap 05:37 41,594
2015-05-08 New Studies "D"-bunk Benefits of Vitamin D: Healthcare Triage News 03:57 33,940
2015-05-06 May 6th, 2015 - LIVE - What's the research behind standing desks? Are kidney stones hereditary? 24:47 12,063
2015-05-04 Frequent Lab Testing Isn't Very Useful 04:26 24,707
2015-05-01 Marketing Ploys Trump Science at PepsiCo and Chipotle: Healthcare Triage News 03:18 26,834
2015-04-29 Apr. 29th, 2015 - LIVE - Why is eating processed food bad for your health? 33:34 11,212
2015-04-28 Sadly, Putting Calorie Counts on Menus is Ineffective 07:46 31,248
2015-04-24 We're Probably Screening for Breast Cancer Too Much: Healthcare Triage News 03:43 17,888
2015-04-22 Healthcare Triage LIVE - 2015-04-22 32:43 10,516
2015-04-20 Guns, Suicide, and Legislating the Doctor-Patient Relationship 05:33 37,134
2015-04-17 Medicare and the Doc Fix: Healthcare Triage News 03:42 15,118
2015-04-14 Choosing Wisely and Encouraging Effective Treatment 05:43 26,580
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