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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...


 How the pandemic impacted cancer screenings

How the pandemic impacted cancer screenings

March 9, 2021

Interview with Laura Schad, executive coordinator of the department of public...


Checkups before surgery; diabetes and COVID-19; a look at cervical cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 7, 2021

Checkups before surgery; diabetes and COVID-19; a look at cervical cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 7, 2021

March 5, 2021

Interviews with internist Zachary Shepherd, MD; chief of endocrinology, diabetes...


 Cervical cancer, its treatment and the role of HPV

Cervical cancer, its treatment and the role of HPV

February 18, 2021

Interview with Allison Roy, MD, an obstetrician/gynecologist at Upstate


Self-care in stressful times; detecting and treating pancreatic cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021

Self-care in stressful times; detecting and treating pancreatic cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021

January 22, 2021

Interviews with Assistant Dean of Wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD, and pancreatic...


Pancreatic cancer: diagnosis, treatment options and reasons for hope

Pancreatic cancer: diagnosis, treatment options and reasons for hope

January 14, 2021

Interview with Upstate pancreatic surgeon Thomas Vandermeer, MD


Prostate cancer explained; the pandemic and overdose deaths: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020

Prostate cancer explained; the pandemic and overdose deaths: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020

December 17, 2020

Interviews with urologist Joseph Jacob, MD, and emergency physician Ross...


Masks challenge the hard of hearing; retinal diseases and eye health; explaining esophageal cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020

Masks challenge the hard of hearing; retinal diseases and eye health; explaining esophageal cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020

December 10, 2020

Interviews with otolaryngologist Brian Nicholas, MD; retinal researcher and...


How exercise promotes good health; future doctors focus on food; the origins of cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020

How exercise promotes good health; future doctors focus on food; the origins of cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020

November 27, 2020

Interviews with Upstate doctor of physical therapy Karen Kemmis, Upstate medical...


Prostate cancer's diagnosis, treatment and possible risks

Prostate cancer's diagnosis, treatment and possible risks

November 19, 2020

Interview with Upstate urological cancer specialist Joseph Jacob, MD


A look at reflux and cancer of the esophagus

A look at reflux and cancer of the esophagus

November 19, 2020

Interview with Upstate chief of thoracic surgery Jason Wallen, MD, medical...


An update on breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention; physical therapy for lymphedema: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020

An update on breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention; physical therapy for lymphedema: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020

October 23, 2020

Interviews with Upstate physicians Ranjna Sharma, MD, and Jayne Charlamb, MD,...


Breast cancer update: the latest on prevention, screening, treatment

Breast cancer update: the latest on prevention, screening, treatment

October 22, 2020

Interview with Upstate's Jayne Charlamb, MD, left, and Ranjna Sharma, MD


Physical therapist explains lymphedema, how to treat it

Physical therapist explains lymphedema, how to treat it

October 14, 2020

Interview with Upstate physical therapist Chris Bateson


Specialized care for brain and spine tumors; dealing with heart failure: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020

Specialized care for brain and spine tumors; dealing with heart failure: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020

September 25, 2020

Interviews with neuro-oncologist Ruham Nasany, MD, and nurse Natasha Zmitrowitz,...


New program offers specialized care for tumors of the brain and spine

New program offers specialized care for tumors of the brain and spine

September 18, 2020

Interview with Ruham Nasany, MD, director of neuro-oncology at Upstate


Good nutrition in a stressful time; dealing with cancer during the pandemic; support for COVID-19 patients at home: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020

Good nutrition in a stressful time; dealing with cancer during the pandemic; support for COVID-19 patients at home: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020

September 11, 2020

Interviews with Kaushal Nanavati, MD; Sam Benjamin, MD; and Amit Dhamoon, MD,...


Dealing with cancer and a pandemic; an update on ticks as warm weather arrives: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 21, 2020

Dealing with cancer and a pandemic; an update on ticks as warm weather arrives: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 21, 2020

June 18, 2020

Interview with Upstate cancer specialist Sam Benjamin, MD, and Upstate...


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