Posted by: yourhealthradio | February 16, 2017

The Healthcare Crisis Awaiting Many Inmates After Incarceration

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host  Dr. Jonathan Waldmann talk with Dr. David Rosen, assistant professor of medicine at UNC, and Dr. Evan Ashkin, professor of medicine at UNC, about the healthcare crisis awaiting many inmates after incarceration.

Please tune in! The show will air: ashkin-facpicd00ca35b-3f76-46fb-a694-931d35a531d0

WCHL 97.9 FM
• Saturday, December 31, at 9 a.m. 
• Sunday, January 1, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
• Monday, January 2, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM
• Sunday, January 1, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!
  • Research That Matters (min 0-8:29) Accidental gun deaths of children under-counted; Running actually lowers inflammation in knee joints; Scientists reveal ‘safety catch’ within all dividing cells which may lead to new cancer treatments; Men are at risk of overeating in social settings
  • Conversations with Dr. David Rosen and Dr. Evan Ashkin (min 8:29-28:58)
  • House Calls (min 28:58-40:00) Is it okay to let a 2-year-old who doesn’t watch much television play with an iPad occasionally?; How does a scale calculate my BMI?; How can I speed up healing a pulled hamstring?; I’m 42 and recently started snoring. What might have caused this?
Posted by: richarlm | February 16, 2017

Re-air: Industry Support of Research: Tales of Deception

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam and Cristy welcome Stanton Glantz, Ph.D., professor at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine and director of the UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, who will share tales of deception that has resulted from industry supported research.

Please tune in! The show will air:

sg-by-noah-berger-for-distribution

Photo credit: Noah Berger


WCHL 97.9 FM
• Saturday, February 11, at 9 a.m. 
• Sunday, February 12, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
• Monday, February 13, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM
• Sunday, February 12, at 7 a.m

Listen to the show!

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:41) Teens who smoke to lose weight; New options for colonoscopy prep; Doctors ordering too many diagnostic tests for low back pain; Wearable tattoo sends alcohol levels to your cell phone
  • Conversations with Dr. Stanton Glantz (min 9:41-32:32)
  • House Calls (min 32:32-40:00) What advice do you have for a pregnant woman with mild preeclampsia?; Suggestions for dealing with a three-year-old picky eater; Increased nosebleeds in cold weather; Causes of mild cough over several weeks
Posted by: yourhealthradio | February 3, 2017

Negotiating Conflict and Tricky Power Dynamics

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy talk with psychologist and co-author of Making Conflict Work Robert Ferguson about successfully negotiating conflict and tricky power dynamics.

Please tune in! The show will air:image001

WCHL 97.9 FM

Saturday, Feb. 4, at 9 a.m.
Sunday, Feb. 5, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Monday, Feb. 6, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

Sunday, Feb. 5, at 7 a.m.
Listen to the show!
  • Research That Matters (min 0-8:57) Urine test may predict high-risk cervical cancer; New information on how brain tumor form glioblastoma spreads; Pessimism may be bad for your heart; Smokers have higher lifetime risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Conversations with Robert Ferguson (min 8:57-29:42)
  • House Calls (min 29:42-40:00) It’s hard to get an appointment with my doctor. What is the best way to ask my doctor simple questions?; What are some causes of frequent bad breath assuming you have good oral health and what can you do about it?; I’ve been exceedingly tired recently. What can I do?; What are the symptoms of gluten intolerance?

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Dr. Laura Gay talk with Rabbi Mark Borovitz, a recovering alcoholic and ex-con who now serves as Senior Rabbi and co-director of the Elaine Breslow Institute at Beit T’Shuvah, about his story and faith and spirituality’s role in recovery.

Please tune in! The show will air: rabbimarkborovitzbiobig

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, January 28, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 29, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, January 30 at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, January 29, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:32) Using Big Data to End “Hurry Up and Wait”; Witnessing Fear Can Physically Change the Brain; Effectiveness of Morning Sickness Pill Questioned; New Drug Reduces Sickle Cell Pain Crises
  • Conversations with Rabbi Mark Borovitz (min 9:32-29:19)
  • House Calls (min 29:19-40:00) Is it a good idea to go to a doctor you know personally?; What do I need to keep in mind when selecting healthy cleaning products?; What are the risks and benefits of home birth?; Can being outside in cold weather with wet hair make you sick?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | January 19, 2017

Monitoring Marijuana Use as Attitudes, Behaviors and Legislation Change

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Bob Gwyther talk with Dr. Alejandro Azofeifa, epidemiologist with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, about monitoring marijuana use as attitudes, behaviors and legislation change.

Please tune in! The show will air: dr-alejandroazofeifa_officialheahshot

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, January 21, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 22, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 23, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, January 22, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:26) Television cooking shows overlook safe food handling practices; Social networking by doctors may save patients’ lives; Giving more pregnant women thyroid medicine may reduce risk of complications; White coat hypertension may indicate risk for heart disease in some people
  • Conversations with Dr. Alejandro Azofeifa (min 9:26-29:46)
  • House Calls (min 29:46-40:00) How do I keep my newborn healthy until he is vaccinated since there are so many other parents not vaccinating their children?; When should I talk to my daughter’s pediatrician about her anxiety over flying?; If I eat healthy and have good lifestyle habits, is there any benefit to taking a daily multivitamin?; What questions should I ask when getting a second opinion about a hip replacement?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | January 13, 2017

Dancing with My Cancer Demon

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Dr. Laura Gay welcome Dr. Clark Hanmer, a family practice physician who was diagnosed with Stage-4 cancer in 2015. Dr. Hanmer shares his moving story and talks about his new book Dancing with My Cancer Demon.

Please tune in! The show will air: photo-clark-face-1015

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, January 14, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 15, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 17, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, January 15, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-10:00) Violence spreads like a disease among teenagers; Choking risks for young children eating small fruits; New at-risk group for skin cancer from indoor tanning beds; Cigar warning labels are not equally believable among adolescents
  • Conversations with Dr. Clark Hanmer (min 10:00-40:00)
Posted by: yourhealthradio | January 4, 2017

The Ethics of Scientific Research

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy will be talking with Laura Stark, Ph.D., assistant professor at Vanderbilt University’s Center for Medicine, Health, and Society, and associate editor of the journal History & Theory, about the ethics of scientific research.

Please tune in! The show will air: image001

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Saturday, January 7, at 9 a.m.
  • Sunday, January 8, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Monday, January 9, at 6 p.m.
KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM
  • Sunday, January 8, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research That Matters (min 0-8:33) Tasmanian devil milk could fight superbugs; What do tweets say about our health?; Erectile dysfunction and physical activity; Hearing loss in older adults may be due to changes in the brain
  • Conversations with Dr. Laura Stark (min 8:33-29:24)
  • House Calls (min 29:24-40:00) What can I do about floaters in my eyes?; Chance of mastitis during breastfeeding; What causes shin splints and how can I treat them?; I get headaches every few weeks that last a few hours. What should I do?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | December 30, 2016

Re-air: Opioids and Chronic Pain

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy will be talking with Dr. Daniel AlfordMedical Director of Office-Based Opioid Treatment at Boston Medical Center about Opioids and Chronic Pain.

Please tune in! The show will air: Dr. Daniel Alford, Medical Director of Office-Based Opioid Treatment at Boston Medical Center

WCHL 97.9 FM
• Saturday, December 31, at 9 a.m. 
• Sunday, January 1, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
• Monday, January 2, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM
• Sunday, January 1, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research that Matters (min 0-10:16) Younger people are having heart attacks and more heart risk factors; “Tough guys” are less likely to be honest with doctors; Stress management in cardiac rehab results in fewer subsequent cardiac events; People with hearing loss have higher medical costs than people who don’t.
  • Conversations with Dr. Daniel Alford (min 10:16 -30:10)
  • House Calls (min 32:22-39:24) I’ve been standing at work at a desk and my shins hurt, what should I do?; I can’t sleep and my doctor will not prescribe medication, should I see a sleep specialist?; Do I have options for getting medical care at home, as my kids live far away and I’m having trouble getting around?
Posted by: yourhealthradio | December 23, 2016

Re-air: Precision medicine and the medicalization of the smartphone

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam and guest co-host Bob Gwyther, MD, will have a fascinating conversation with Dr. Eric Topol, cardiologist, author and director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, about precision medicine and how it can be facilitated by, as he says, the “medicalization of the smartphone.”

Please tune in! The show will air:Eric Topol, MD, cardiologist, author and director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute

WCHL 97.9 FM

  • Monday, December 26, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM

  • Sunday, December 25, at 7 a.m.

Listen to the show!

 

  • Research that Matters (min 0-9:18) Mental stress and heart disease in young women; Great recession of 2008 and possible link to weight gain in children; Is sitting in a traffic jam unhealthy because of pollution?; Does the time of day surgery is performed matter?
  • Conversations with Dr. Eric Topol (min 9:18-30:35)
  • House Calls (min 30:35-40:00) It takes days for the anesthesia to wear off after I have a procedure. How do I mitigate the effects?; My husband has food allergies. Do I need to take any precautions as I start giving my six-month-old new foods?; I wonder if I have seasonal affective disorder (SAD). What do I need to look for and how is this treated?; Smartphone case takes ECG for monitoring premature ventricular contractions (PVCs)
Posted by: yourhealthradio | December 16, 2016

Industry Support of Research: Tales of Deception

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam and Cristy welcome Stanton Glantz, Ph.D., professor at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine and director of the UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, who will share tales of deception that has resulted from industry supported research.

Please tune in! The show will air:

sg-by-noah-berger-for-distribution

Photo credit: Noah Berger


WCHL 97.9 FM
• Saturday, December 17, at 9 a.m. 
• Sunday, December 18, at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
• Monday, December 19, at 6 p.m.

KKAG Retro Radio 88.3 FM
• Sunday, December 18, at 7 a.m

Listen to the show!

  • Research That Matters (min 0-9:41) Teens who smoke to lose weight; New options for colonoscopy prep; Doctors ordering too many diagnostic tests for low back pain; Wearable tattoo sends alcohol levels to your cell phone
  • Conversations with Dr. Stanton Glantz (min 9:41-32:32)
  • House Calls (min 32:32-40:00) What advice do you have for a pregnant woman with mild preeclampsia?; Suggestions for dealing with a three-year-old picky eater; Increased nosebleeds in cold weather; Causes of mild cough over several weeks

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