Steven Showalter

Science Elements for May 28th, 2012

Blog Post created by Steven Showalter on May 28, 2012

Something many people use every day could help soothe lingering pain among laser eye surgery patients. How a new process could lower the cost of a vital drug.  Scientists may be closing in on a way to ditch a mind-boggling itch.


This is the 250th episode of Science Elements.  We have been doing this for 5 years and hope to continue on into the foreseeable future.  Thanks to everyone who has downloaded our podcasts.


"That embarrassing itch" ranks right up there with "ring around the collar" for memorable ad campaigns about personal hygiene that we didn't even know we needed a solution for.