047 - Fiber: Bland Food, Exciting Science!

In this week's episode of the Beta Sandwich Science Podcast Scott and the team discuss why you NEED to eat more fiber...really, you need to eat more fiber.  It decreases your risk of type II diabetes by slowing the release of sugar in your blood as well as heart disease by lowering your circulating LDL levels.  In 'Science Blast' we discuss: Using three sets of chromosomes to make one healthy baby; and whether or not we should destroy the last two vials of small pox on the entire planet.