TRANSCRIPT Sawbones: Going Grey

Why do people start losing the pigment in their hair as they grow older? Well, it might be one of those things that we don’t entirely understand, though there are some new studies that offer some ideas. But that didn’t stop people throughout history from trying to find ways to keep their hair from turning grey. Of course, Justin doesn’t need any of these methods because he has surprisingly little grey hair for someone his age. As he points out. Repeatedly.

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Dr. Sydnee McElroy and her husband Justin welcome you to Sawbones: A Marital Tour of Misguided Medicine. Every Friday, they dig through the annals of medical history to uncover all the odd, weird, wrong, dumb and just gross ways we’ve tried to fix people over the years. Educational? You bet! Fun? We hope!

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