Posted by: yourhealthradio | May 22, 2017

Re-air: Keeping Love Alive as Memories Fade

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy welcome Gary Chapman, Ph.D., counselor, pastor and author of the best-selling book The 5 Love Languages. On the show, Chapman will discuss the new book he co-authored, Keeping Love Alive as Memories Fade: The 5 Love Languages and the Alzheimer’s Journey.

Please tune in! The show will air:

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, May 27, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 28, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, May 29, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, May 28, at 7 a.m.

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:52) Public libraries as partners for population health; Constipation and kidney disease may be linked; Major artery more rigid in African-Americans, which may explain high rate of hypertension and heart disease; High eye pressure after cataract surgery
  • Conversations with Dr. Gary Chapman (min 9:52-31:36)
  • House Calls (min 31:36-40:00) What can a 58-year-old woman do to sleep through the night?; My 7-year-old is having trouble in school and I’m concerned he may have a learning disability or ADD. How do we get help?; What do I need to know about having plastic surgery for a scar?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | May 15, 2017

The Misguided Battle of the Bulge

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Dr. Caroline Roberts welcome Sylvia Tara, Ph.D., biochemist and author of The Secret Life of Fat: The Science Behind the Body’s Least Understood Organ and What It Means for You, who talks with us about the misguided battle of the bulge.

Please tune in! The show will air:

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Photo by Joshua Michael Shelton

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, May 20, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 21, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, May 22, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, May 21, at 7 a.m.

 

 

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-10:13) Can trusting your doctor help reduce pain?; Surprising link between blood sugar and brain cancer found; Bullying may be decreasing in U.S. schools; Deaths linked to lack of healthcare
  • Conversations with Dr. Sylvia Tara (min 10:13-31:11)
  • House Calls (min 31:11-40:00) What is the difference between different kinds of doctors: internists, primary care, family care, etc?; What can I do to help my child stop biting fingernails?; What do you recommend for adult acne?; Do you think I should follow the advice of my dermatologist and have a lymph node removed?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | May 11, 2017

Violence in intimate relationships and its effects

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Dr. Michael Baca-Atlas will be talking with Melinda Manning, director of UNC Hospitals’ Beacon Program Melinda Manning about violence in intimate relationships and the effects it can have.

Please tune in! The show will air: MM2

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, May 13, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 14, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, May 15, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, May 14, at 7 a.m.

 

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:12) Brain tissue from a petri dish; An Hour of Running May Add 7 Hours to Your Life; How ‘Training’ Patients for Surgery Shortens Hospital Stays and Saves Money; Black U.S. babies still more likely to die than white infants
  • Conversations with Melinda Manning (min 9:12-28:35)
  • House Calls (min 28:35-40:00) What is renal tubular acidosis?; A recent test showed high cholesterol. My doctor says this puts me in a high risk category and I have to take medication. Is this too aggressive?; My doctor changed my anxiety medication from Atavan to Zoloft which doesn’t work as well and my anxiety is back. What should I do?; When my father was discharged from the hospital after having a heart attack, he was given an appointment with his primary care physician and cardiologist. Does he really need to see his primary care physician?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | May 3, 2017

New Narratives in the Field of Mental Health

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Laurel Sisler Will be talking with Dr. Nathaniel Morris, a resident in psychiatry at Stanford University Medical School, about new narratives in the field of mental health.

Please tune in! The show will air: npm

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, May 6, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 7, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, May 8, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, May 7, at 7 a.m.

 

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:35) Exercise better than drugs for cancer fatigue; Bacon, processed meat, soda tied to many U.S. deaths; Prolonged sleep may predict dementia risk; Your Name Might Shape Your Face
  • Conversations with Dr. Nathaniel Morris (min 9:35-29:39)
  • House Calls (min 29:39-40:00) Can hypnosis really help me stop smoking?; Help for a couple losing weight together; What is complex regional pain syndrome?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | April 28, 2017

Aphasia: Communication can literally break down for some patients

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Laurel Sisler welcome Dr. Adam Jacks, associate professor of speech and hearing sciences at UNC’s Department of Allied Health Sciences, for a conversation about aphasia and how communication can literally break down for some patients.

Please tune in! The show will air: adam_jacks

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, April 29, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 30, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, May 1, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, April 30, at 7 a.m.

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-8:00) Gene (CDH2) found to cause sudden death in young people; Hormone Replacement Therapy May Help Improve Women’s Heart Health, Overall Survival; Increasing Minimum Wage Would Reduce Teen Pregnancies; Volunteers are in Better Health Than Non-volunteers
  • Conversations with Dr. Adam Jacks (min 8:00-28:53)
  • House Calls (min 28:53-40:00) When should I be concerned about a fever and when is a fever too high?; Do you recommend nose spray for seasonal allergies?; What’s the one thing you wish your patients knew?; How can I make healthier choices when eating out?
Posted by: richarlm | April 22, 2017

Dizziness and What to Do When the Room Starts Spinning

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Laurel Sisler welcome Dr. Greg Whitman, co-author of the book Dizziness: Why You Feel Dizzy and What Will Help You Feel Better, about what to do when the room starts spinning.

Please tune in! The show will air:

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, April 22, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 23, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, April 24, at 6 p.m.


KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, April 23, at 7 a.m.

 

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:17) U.S. patients have lower mortality rates with foreign-trained doctors; New research suggests that delayed gratification is overrated; Low gluten diets linked to higher risk of type 2 diabetes; Signs may help vending machines peddle healthier snacks
  • Conversations with Dr. Greg Whitman (min 9:17-30:21)
  • House Calls (min 30:21-40:00) What causes brittle nails?; How can I have a healthy diet without a lot of gas?; How can I find out my blood type? What does blood type mean and why does it matter?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | April 14, 2017

The Critical Impact Urban Design Can Have on Our Health

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Jonathan Waldmann, M.D. will talk with James Sallis, Ph.D., distinguished professor and chief of the Division of Behavioral Medicine at the University of California San Diego and program director of Active Living Research, about the critical impact urban design can have on our health.

Please tune in! The show will air: James Sallis

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, April 15, at 9 a.m.
  • Sunday, April 16, at 9 a.m.
  • Monday, April 17, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, April 16 , at 7 a.m.

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:43) Pets can help owners manage mental illness; User-friendly medication packaging design can boost patient safety; Collaboration between media, medical journals often leads to misinformation, hysteria; Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) apps may have inaccurate, harmful information
  • Conversations with Dr. James Sallis (min 9:43-29:05)
  • House Calls (min 29:05-40:00) What do we do about head lice and what are the health risks?; What do you think about Botox treatments?; How do you treat and prevent cold sores?; What problems are caused by thyroid nodules?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | April 7, 2017

From Abuse to Abundance

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This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Dr. Bob Gwyther will talk with Dr. Jamila Battle about her book From Abuse to Abundance and how to address trauma that can hold you back.

Please tune in! The show will air:

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, April 8, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 9, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, April 10, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, April 9, at 7 a.m.

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:11) B vitamins reduce schizophrenia symptoms; False positive mammograms can delay future screenings; Technology helps older adults living with heart failure; Use of multiple brain-affecting drugs is rising among seniors, despite risks
  • Conversations with Dr. Jamila Battle (min 9:11-30:08)
  • House Calls (min 30:08-40:00) Do you ever recommend your patients see a chiropractor?; Is it safe to have your hair colored during pregnancy?; Is it really that bad to clean your ears with a Q-Tip?; One of my children has a peanut allergy and my other child loves peanut butter. How can I satisfy them both?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | March 31, 2017

Fighting epidemics before they start

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Dr. Michael Baca-Atlas will talk with Dr. John-Arne Røttingen, interim CEO for the newly launched Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations who was also closely involved with trials of the Ebola vaccine, about starting the fight against epidemics before they break out.

Please tune in! The show will air: 

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WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, April 1, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 2, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, April 3, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, April 2, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-8:52) Noise-related hearing loss not limited to work exposure; Some fast-food packaging contains potentially harmful fluorinated compounds; Meal planning, timing, may impact heart health; Drowsy drivers often behind fatal crashes
  • Conversations with Dr. John-Arne Røttingen (min 8:52-29:17)
  • House Calls (min 29:17-40:00) Why is it bad for pregnant women to clean the litter box?; What are the causes and risks of high potassium?; What do you tell patients who ask about LASIK eye surgery?; My father has experienced discomfort in his lower abdomen. What should we watch out for and how do we navigate the system if we disagree with the doctor’s diagnosis?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | March 24, 2017

How Climate Change Affects Public Health

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This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Bob Gwyther, M.D., will talk with Robert Dubrow, M.D., Ph.D., professor of epidemiology at Yale School of Public Health and the faculty director of the Yale Climate Change and Health Initiative, about how the changing climate affects public health.

Please tune in! The show will air:

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, March 25, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, March 26, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, March 27, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, March 26, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-10:00) Physicians’ opioid prescribing patterns linked to patients’ risk for long-term drug use; Fathers can get new baby depression too; Swishing with mouth rinse may improve athletic performance; Brain scans spot early signs of autism in high-risk babies
  • Conversations with Dr. Robert Dubrow (min 10:00-30:29)
  • House Calls (min 30:29-40:00) My 14-year-old daughter passed out at soccer practice. The doctor didn’t find anything wrong but I’m still concerned; How do I balance being sedentary at work with a more active lifestyle?; I have foot pain after wearing high heels for years; What should I look for as I monitor my moles between visits to my dermatologist?

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