Ian Wallace on Osteoarthritis

Premiere DateAug 21, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Ian Wallace
01:46 Study Motivations
04:12 Surprising Findings & Ancient Knee Health
07:45 Other Osteoarthritis Factors
11:18 Preventive Joint Health
13:22 Outro
13:52 Reconcile Sleepy Sun
17:43 Finish

Ian Wallace joins the show to discuss his recent study on osteoarthritis, which found that ancient hunter-gatherers had healthier joints than modern Americans.

Ian Wallace is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Skeletal Biology and Biomechanics Lab at Harvard University. Click here to read more about his study, published recently in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…