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  Your genes can affect how medications work in your body -- now there's a clinic for that

Your genes can affect how medications work in your body -- now there's a clinic for that

September 14, 2021

Interview with neurologist and pharmacologist Karen Albright, DO, PhD, left, and...


Epilepsy treatment options include surgery, neurostimulators when medication isn't sufficient

Epilepsy treatment options include surgery, neurostimulators when medication isn't sufficient

September 10, 2021

Interview with Upstate neurologist Shahram Izadyar, MD


Suicide prevention program opens to young teens; explaining epilepsy; learning from the pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021

Suicide prevention program opens to young teens; explaining epilepsy; learning from the pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021

September 2, 2021

Interviews with Upstate psychiatrist Robert Gregory, MD, Upstate neurologist...


 Understanding epilepsy and how it is diagnosed

Understanding epilepsy and how it is diagnosed

August 20, 2021

Interview with Upstate neurologist Shahram Izadyar, MD


Nerve cell degeneration; mental health and mass shootings; electrical problems of the brain and heart: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021

Nerve cell degeneration; mental health and mass shootings; electrical problems of the brain and heart: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021

July 30, 2021

Interviews with researchers Jessica Henty-Ridilla, PhD, and David Auerbach, PhD,...


Explaining a new Alzheimer's drug; what it means to have multiple sclerosis: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 4, 2021

Explaining a new Alzheimer's drug; what it means to have multiple sclerosis: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 4, 2021

July 2, 2021

Interviews with Sharon Brangman, MD, Upstate's chief of geriatrics; and Upstate...


Neurologist describes symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis

Neurologist describes symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis

June 25, 2021

Interview with Upstate neurologist Corey McGraw, MD


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...


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...


 How many stroke risk factors do you have?

How many stroke risk factors do you have?

May 12, 2021

Interview with Upstate stroke specialist Hesham Masoud, MD


Stroke: How to spot when it happens and how it is treated

Stroke: How to spot when it happens and how it is treated

May 12, 2021

Interview with Upstate stroke specialist Hesham Masoud, MD


Explaining the causes and treatments of headaches; how a vision exam can help detect disease elsewhere in the body: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 28, 202

Explaining the causes and treatments of headaches; how a vision exam can help detect disease elsewhere in the body: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 28, 202

March 26, 2021

Interviews with Upstate neurologist Awss Zidan, MD, and Upstate optometrist...


Unraveling the many causes and types of headaches and how to deal with them

Unraveling the many causes and types of headaches and how to deal with them

March 26, 2021

Interview with Upstate neurologist Awss Zidan, MD


Ketogenic diet to treat epilepsy; how HIV replicates; cancer screening in the pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 14, 2021

Ketogenic diet to treat epilepsy; how HIV replicates; cancer screening in the pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 14, 2021

March 12, 2021

Interviews with pediatric neurologist Nicole Brescia, MD, microbiologist Harry...


Dating back centuries, ketogenic diet is used to treat children with epilepsy

Dating back centuries, ketogenic diet is used to treat children with epilepsy

March 9, 2021

Interview with Upstate pediatric neurologist Nicole Brescia, MD


How much sugar to consume; virtual doctor's visits; a rare type of stroke: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021

How much sugar to consume; virtual doctor's visits; a rare type of stroke: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021

February 12, 2021

Interviews with Assistant Dean of wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD, pediatric...


Cerebral venous thrombosis strokes are becoming more prevalent, though still rare

Cerebral venous thrombosis strokes are becoming more prevalent, though still rare

February 10, 2021

Interview with neurologist Fadar Oliver Otite, MD


Surgery to treat atrial fibrillation; epilepsy and its treatment; transplants pass a milestone: Upstate Medical University's HealthLInk on Air for Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021

Surgery to treat atrial fibrillation; epilepsy and its treatment; transplants pass a milestone: Upstate Medical University's HealthLInk on Air for Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021

January 15, 2021

Interviews with cardiothoracic surgeon Stephen Waterford, MD; neurosurgeon...


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