Building Closer Friendships, Depression In New Parents, Vaping Health Concerns

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New dads dealing with depression often doesn’t get the same support as moms. We get advice for men dealing with those challenges. We also hear the case for prioritizing building close friendships, and find out how to do it. And we get an update on vaping-related illnesses.

Featured in this Show

  • Why Having Close Friends Is Important And How To Do It

    It’s the start of a new year, and as many people are working on their own resolutions our guest makes the case for prioritizing building close friendships. We talk about the benefits of closeness and how to work on building it with friends.

  • Doctors, Regulators Addressing Vape Products After A Year Of Health Concerns

    Vaping became a major public health concern in 2019 after thousands of users reported severe lung injuries. We talk with a reporter about the latest numbers in Wisconsin and how vaping products are getting regulated around the country.

  • Depression Among New Dads

    While depression or sadness among new mothers has gotten recent attention in the media and the medical field, less has been said about new dads. We talk with a researcher who says the majority of new fathers deal with depressive feelings and we learn what can be done.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Natalie Guyette Producer
  • Dr. Sue Johnson Guest
  • Mary Spicuzza Guest
  • Tova Walsh Guest