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Prehospital blood transfusions can save lives in trauma cases

Prehospital blood transfusions can save lives in trauma cases

June 18, 2021

Interview with Upstate emergency physician Jordan Holliday, MD


 Upstate Outpatient Pharmacy offers compounding and other specialized services, opens second location

Upstate Outpatient Pharmacy offers compounding and other specialized services, opens second location

June 18, 2021

Interview with Upstate pharmacists Eric Balotin and Emily Adamy


 The risks to children of edible marijuana products

The risks to children of edible marijuana products

June 18, 2021

Interview with Christine Stork, PharmD, clinical director of the Upstate New York Poison Center


Why herd immunity is elusive; tips for new hikers; what testing positive for HIV means: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 20, 2021

Why herd immunity is elusive; tips for new hikers; what testing positive for HIV means: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 20, 2021

June 18, 2021

Interviews with infectious disease specialist Stephen Thomas, MD, associate professor of physical therapy education Carol Sames, PhD, and infectious disease chief Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD


What to consider before you begin hiking

What to consider before you begin hiking

June 11, 2021

Interview with Carol Sames, PhD, associate professor of physical therapy education at Upstate


Is herd immunity to COVID-19 possible?

Is herd immunity to COVID-19 possible?

June 11, 2021

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, director of Upstate's Institute for Global Health and Translational Science


A Lyme disease test trial; how the coronavirus behaves and what it means: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 13, 202

A Lyme disease test trial; how the coronavirus behaves and what it means: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 13, 202

June 11, 2021

Interviews with Upstate infectious disease experts Kristopher Paolino, MD, and Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD


An overview of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with an international expert from Upstate

An overview of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with an international expert from Upstate

June 9, 2021

Interview with Upstate's Stephen Faraone, PhD, distinguished professor and vice chair of research for psychiatry and behavioral sciences, and professor of neuroscience and physiology


Understanding the coronavirus, its mutations and the vaccines

Understanding the coronavirus, its mutations and the vaccines

June 9, 2021

Interview with Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate University Hospital


Participants sought to help develop new test for Lyme disease

Participants sought to help develop new test for Lyme disease

June 9, 2021

Interview with Kristopher Paolino, MD, an assistant professor of medicine and of microbiology and immunology


The parallels and collisions of two female medical pioneers; a role for social media during the pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 6, 2021

The parallels and collisions of two female medical pioneers; a role for social media during the pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 6, 2021

June 4, 2021

Interviews with physician, writer and Upstate alumnus Mike Magee, MD, and research assistant professor Katja Reuter, PhD


Wellness during cancer; risk factors for stroke; a problem with breathing: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 30, 2021

Wellness during cancer; risk factors for stroke; a problem with breathing: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 30, 2021

May 26, 2021

Interviews with Assistant Dean of Wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD, stroke neurologist Hesham Masoud, MD, and pulmonary physiologist Gary Nieman


A tiny radiation treatment device for brain cancer; options for treating an enlarged prostate: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 23, 2021

A tiny radiation treatment device for brain cancer; options for treating an enlarged prostate: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 23, 2021

May 21, 2021

Interviews with neurosurgeon Harish Babu, MD, PhD, and urologists Hanan Goldberg, MD, and Scott Wiener, MD


Ways to think about wellness for someone with cancer

Ways to think about wellness for someone with cancer

May 21, 2021

Interview with Kaushal Nanavati, MD, the assistant dean of wellness at Upstate and the medical director of integrative therapy


Medical trailblazers and frenemies, Elizabeth Blackwell and Florence Nightingale fought Victorian social expectations on parallel tracks

Medical trailblazers and frenemies, Elizabeth Blackwell and Florence Nightingale fought Victorian social expectations on parallel tracks

May 17, 2021

Interview with Upstate graduate and medical historian Mike Magee, MD


  What researchers are learning from groups of patients on social media

What researchers are learning from groups of patients on social media

May 17, 2021

Interview with Katja Reuter, PhD, a research assistant professor in public health and preventive medicine at Upstate


What causes acute respiratory distress syndrome, how it's treated and how it's different in patients with COVID-19

What causes acute respiratory distress syndrome, how it's treated and how it's different in patients with COVID-19

May 17, 2021

Interview with Upstate pulmonary physiologist Gary Nieman


Stroke's symptoms and treatments; studying a drug to relieve disruptive agitation in Alzheimer's disease: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 16, 2021

Stroke's symptoms and treatments; studying a drug to relieve disruptive agitation in Alzheimer's disease: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 16, 2021

May 14, 2021

Interviews with geriatrics chief Sharon Brangman, MD, and stroke neurologist Hesham Masoud, MD


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