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HealthLink On Air radio show: September 27, 2015

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio showSeptember 27, 2015:

Robert Kellman, MD, and Seung Shin Hahn, MD, provide an overview of head and neck cancers. Christian Knutsen, MD, tells about the return of the house call, for urgent health matters. Roberto Izquierdo, MD, discusses diabetes in children.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: September 20, 2015

Friday, September 18th, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio show

David Heisig, MD, explains the fecal transplant procedure. George Starr, MD, tells how the intensity of gifted children may lead to mislabeling or misdiagnosis. Lauren Feiglin and Annette Guisbond talk about keeping seniors connected and active through the OASIS program.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: September 13, 2015

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio show

Brian Rieger, PhD, provides an update on concussion research and assessment tools. Meghan Jacobs, MD, goes over research on corporal punishment. Kelley Flood, from Upstate’s Immune Health Services, talks about treatment for people with AIDS.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: September 6, 2015

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio show

Exercise physiologist Carol Sames, PhD, talks about the life-long benefits of exercise for teens. Pediatrician George Starr, MD, discusses whether dyslexia creates a learning disability. And Michael Lax, MD, and Jerrold Abraham, MD, explain how a person’s job could lead to cancer.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: August 30, 2015

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio showSurgeon Ajay Jain, MD, provides an update on liver, pancreas and gallbladder surgeries. Cardiologist Robert Carhart, MD, talks about the new drugs for treating high cholesterol. Smoking cessation counselors Cynthia Cary Woods and Theresa Hankin discuss how to kick the habit permanently.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: August 23, 2015

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Howard Simon, MD, goes over weight loss surgery options. George Starr, MD, talks about hysteria in children. Robert Olick, PhD and Thomas Curran, MD, explain the importance of health care proxies.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: August 16, 2015

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Cardiologist Robert Carhart, MD, tells about a new way of monitoring congestive heart failure. Researcher Christopher Morley, PhD, discusses the importance of mission statements at medical schools. Trauma nurses Kimberly Nasby and Jerome Morrison give advice on safe driving for teens.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: August 9, 2015

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Catherine James, chief executive of the Alzheimer’s Association of CNY, gives an overview of the disease that cannot be prevented, cured or slowed. Dermatologist Ramsay Farah, MD, tells how to treat sunburns. Osama Abdel-Razek, MD, PhD, discusses diagnosis and treatment of headaches and migraines.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: August 2, 2015

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Upstate graduate Andrew Gurman, MD, talks about health care issues he faces as the president elect of the American Medical Association. Anesthesiologist Brendan McGinn, MD, explains modern options for pain relief. College of Health Professions Dean Hugh Bonner, PhD, discusses how health care jobs have evolved.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: July 26, 2015

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio show

Infectious disease expert, Waleed Javaid, MD, addresses the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease. Surgeon Moustafa Hassan, MD, talks about abdominal surgeries including hernia repair. Syracuse University’s Meril Silverstein, PhD, explains how the sense of coherence changes as people age.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: July 19, 2015

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio show

Ear, nose and throat surgeon Mark Marzouk tells about a surgery that preserves the salivary gland. Emergency medicine physician Christian Knutsen explains how medical care is provided at crime scenes when someone is still shooting. Rev. Terry Culbertson shares a book created by psychiatric patients.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: July 12, 2015

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

HealthLink on Air radio show Coming up on July 12:

Drs. Theresa Blatchford and Mirabelle Mattar talk about the impact of social media on teens. Laboratory supervisor Charlene Hubbell and nurse Susan Byrns explain the process of a bone marrow transplant. Dr. Luis Mejico describes how inflammation of the optic nerve can cause pain and temporary vision loss, which may be an early warning of multiple sclerosis.

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