Program promotes exercise to face trauma, Studying the microbiomes of city wastewater

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A woman runs up a trail during sunset. Cameron Venti (CC0)

We dive into new research from two UW-Milwaukee professors linking microorganisms found in city sewers to public health surveillance. But first, a sociologist explains how a Wisconsin program is seeking to address individual and community trauma through exercise.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Clara Neupert Producer
  • Trevor Hook Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • Amber Tucker Guest
  • Sandra McLellan Guest
  • Ryan Newton Guest

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