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Nature and the Nervous System: Howie Jacobson on PYP 535

Take a walk in the woods with Howie and catch up on what he’s been reading and thinking about.

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PYP 148: Marc Schoen, PhD, on Surviving Our Survival Instinct and Defeating Bad Habits

True confession: I usually multitask while I eat, despite telling other people not to. I read, I Facebook, I talk on the phone, I create presentations, and so on. I rationalize it very well: I’m busy, I can still chew slowly (note to self: “BS!”), and this is the last time. And luckily, I tell… Read More

Triangle Be Well TV: Informed Consent

On today’s show, the very first (!), I talk about the fundamental concept of Informed Consent, and how it’s almost never offered to patients in the healthcare system. And why. And how we can get the information we need to make informed decisions about options for treatment and our health destinies. Right-click to download the…

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PYP 066: Glenn Murphy on Systema, Subverting Fight or Flight, and Remaining Human No Matter What

In addition to being a bestselling science author, musician, and tiger-handler (really!), Glenn Murphy is an instructor of one of the most powerful, esoteric, and valuable martial arts ever developed: Systema. Read More

PYP 060: Sean Kane on Automobile Safety, Runaway Computer Code, and the Promise and Perils of Technology

Sean Kane is president of Safety Research and Strategy, and founder of The Safety Institute. From his early days in the belly of the beast as a claims adjuster for the tire industry, to his work on the front lines with Ralph Nader’s Institute for Auto Safety, to his own work making companies pay for… Read More