[Skip to Content]

HealthLink on Air Categories

Category: Death - dying

Societal acceptance of physician-assisted suicide rises as more states consider laws

Societal acceptance of physician-assisted suicide rises as more states consider laws

July 14, 2017


Bioethicists describe how medical decisions are made when a patient lacks decision-making capacity

Bioethicists describe how medical decisions are made when a patient lacks decision-making capacity

July 14, 2017


Dreams and grieving; sexual, gender minorities; ethics and end-of-life decisions: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 25, 2017

Dreams and grieving; sexual, gender minorities; ethics and end-of-life decisions: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 25, 2017

June 23, 2017


New way to identify concussions; dealing with grief; macrobiotic diets: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 11, 2017

New way to identify concussions; dealing with grief; macrobiotic diets: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 11, 2017

June 9, 2017


Dreams tied to grief are normal, can be helpful

Dreams tied to grief are normal, can be helpful

June 7, 2017


Ideas, feelings about bereavement have evolved over the years

Ideas, feelings about bereavement have evolved over the years

June 7, 2017


Legal, financial issues for people who have chronic diseases or a child with special needs

Legal, financial issues for people who have chronic diseases or a child with special needs

April 27, 2017


Heart treatment with stereotaxis; update on smoking, e-cigarettes; gun violence as public health concern: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017

Heart treatment with stereotaxis; update on smoking, e-cigarettes; gun violence as public health concern: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017

February 2, 2017


Maternal mortality rate is a challenge to interpret

Maternal mortality rate is a challenge to interpret

December 15, 2016


Adolescent stress a likely factor in increasing suicide rates

Adolescent stress a likely factor in increasing suicide rates

December 8, 2016


Staying healthy in old age; public health during natural disasters; donating one's organs to 'pass life along': Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016

Staying healthy in old age; public health during natural disasters; donating one's organs to 'pass life along': Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016

October 20, 2016


Organ donation allows people to 'pass life on'

Organ donation allows people to 'pass life on'

October 5, 2016


Mosquito device for disease prevention; sleep disorders explained; poisoning deaths amid opioid epidemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016

Mosquito device for disease prevention; sleep disorders explained; poisoning deaths amid opioid epidemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016

September 29, 2016


Opioid abuse leads to increase in poisoning deaths

Opioid abuse leads to increase in poisoning deaths

September 29, 2016


Treating injured children; bullying's long-term effects; ethics and end-of-life choices: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016

Treating injured children; bullying's long-term effects; ethics and end-of-life choices: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016

September 8, 2016


Ethics consultants stress need to make end-of-life care decisions long before crisis hits

Ethics consultants stress need to make end-of-life care decisions long before crisis hits

August 25, 2016


Ethics consultants help families navigate tough hospital choices

Ethics consultants help families navigate tough hospital choices

July 27, 2016


Prevent drownings through education, awareness of hazards

Prevent drownings through education, awareness of hazards

July 8, 2016


Transitional care, suicide prevention, lupus overview: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for July 3, 2016

Transitional care, suicide prevention, lupus overview: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for July 3, 2016

June 30, 2016


Survivor brings polio's legacy of terror, hope to life

Survivor brings polio's legacy of terror, hope to life

May 19, 2016


Top