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Midday on Health: Mon. Jan. 6, 12-1 p.m.

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Dr. John Cmar discusses the value of “harm-reduction” substitutes -- e-cigarettes as a method of smoking cessation; decaf versus fully-caffeinated coffee, and coffee versus tea; Splenda or Equal as a substitute for sugar, and stevia-based products as a substitute for Splenda or Equal. And is there a “dark side,” as The New York Times recently suggested, to the use of prescription buprenorphine as a replacement therapy for heroin?


Senior Producer:  Nikki Gamer
Producer/Director:  Jonathan Ehrens
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