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This episode features Dr. David Nathan, discussing clinical outcomes of metformin use in populations with chronic kidney disease, congestive heart failure, or chronic liver disease; and Dr. Chyke Doubeni, discussing the effectiveness of screening for colorectal cancer using flexible sigmoidoscopy in men and women at different age groups. Dr. Nancy Sokol hosts.