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.