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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Developing a dynamic life

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill offers tips on how to develop a dynamic life.

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Proper treatment of nosebleeds

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Jennifer Villwock, MDEarly intervention within the first 24 hours of a severe nosebleed can improve the outcomes, according to research by Jennifer Villwock, MD, a fourth-year resident in otolaryngology at Upstate Medical University. She studied more than 59,000 cases involving the treatment of epistaxis, the medical word for nosebleeds. In this interview, she talks about what causes nosebleeds and how best to treat them.

Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Pain Management

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about pain management.

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HealthLink On Air radio show: Dec. 21, 2014

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

HealthLink on Air radio show Coming up on December 21:

Scientist Stephen Faraone explains his research into Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Registered dietitian nutritionist Maria Erdman talks about the role of a dietitian during cancer treatment. Scientists Michael Zuber and Andrea Viczian discuss their research into retinal diseases and treatments.


Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Thomas Schwartz, MDThomas Schwartz, MD, explains how depression is diagnosed, how psychotherapy and medications work and what to do for a friend who is in crisis in this interview about this common but serious illness.

HealthLink On Air radio show: Dec. 14, 2014

Friday, December 12th, 2014

HealthLink on Air radio showDr. Lorena Gonzalez discusses varicose veins and sclerotherapy. Dr. Jana Shaw and mother Serese Marotta tell how the flu can be deadly. Actor Michael Milligan and Dr. Kathy Faber-Langendoen discuss the one-man play, “Mercy Killers.” And, registered dietitian nutritionist Maureen Franklin gives advice for healthy eating during the holidays.

Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Gratitude and Gravity

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about the importance of being grateful and its impact on our mind’s negativity bias. 

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New vision research leader expects to see more collaborative science projects

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

William Brunken, PhDScientist William Brunken, PhD, talks about his new role as vice chair for research in Ophthalmology and his research into laminin and laminin-related proteins. Brunken is a professor of ophthalmology and of neurosciene and physiology who will lead a group of vision researchers at Upstate in collaborations with researchers from other SUNY campuses through the SUNY Eye Institute.

‘Healthy Eats’: How to make dietary changes

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Maureen Franklin, RDUpstate University Hospital registered dietitian Maureen Franklin, RD, shares some small dietary changes that can make a big difference in your health.

A visit from the healing muse: ‘Raising the Sleeping Dead’

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Deirdre Neilen, PhDDeirdre Neilen, PhD shares a selection from Upstate’s literary journal, “The Healing Muse” every Sunday on HealthLink on Air. Neilen is the editor of the annual publication featuring fiction, poetry, essays and visual art focused on themes of medicine, illness, disability and healing. Read The Healing Muse Cafe Blog.

Today’s selection is ’Raising the Sleeping Dead’, by Jan Bailey, and can be found in the The Healing Muse, Volume 6. Order your copy of “The Healing Muse” today!

The one-room school inside Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Mary Ellen MichalenkoTeacher Mary Ellen Michalenko tells about the hospital school within the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, where hospitalized children of all ages are able to keep up with their schoolwork during medical treatment.

HealthLink On Air radio show: Dec. 7, 2014

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

HealthLink on Air radio show

Dr. Robert Sherman tells about a new robotic tool that assists in hip and knee replacement surgeries. Editor Deirdre Neilen presents the 14th annual issue of Upstate’s literary journal, The Healing Muse. Jason Warchal from the American Cancer Society tells about a prostate cancer support group.