Stephen S. Hall

Stephen S. Hall appears in the following:

Zohydro and the Epidemic of Painkiller Abuse

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

In October, the FDA approved the controversial long-acting painkiller Zohydro, which some doctors worry will exacerbate the nationwide epidemic of painkiller abuse and addiction.

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Monday, April 12, 2010

Stephen S. Hall explores the history of wisdom and its journey from philosophy to science. He looks at how wisdom became one of our most cherished ideals, and at the efforts of modern science to penetrate the mysterious nature of it. In Wisdom: From Philosophy to Neuroscience he reveals ...

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Size Matters: How Height Affects Happiness & Success

Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Several surveys have found that tall people earn more money. According to some studies, each extra inch is worth $1000 a year. Science reporter Stephen S. Hall explores how physical size relates to success in Size Matters.

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