"How to Love an Addict" on Friday's Access Utah

Feb 21, 2014

Today on the program author Teresa Small from the Shoshone-Bannock tribe in Southeastern Idaho joins us to talk about her book "How To Love An Addict."  It is a detailed personal account of her experience coping with a meth addicted son.  Rather than write another  tragic story, she says she chose to instead write her story as a "how to manual" for anyone wanting to change the situation they are in with an addict.  

At 9:30 Science Questions profiles new research by University of Utah scientist Dr. Aude Peden who recently discovered that a a chemical found in seaweed targets a specific gene in the parasitic roundworm and paralyzes it.  The question has evaded scientists for decades.