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Eating well when you are confined to your home

Eating well when you are confined to your home

March 26, 2020

Interview with Upstate registered dietitian nutritionist Juliann Mellen, left,...


Testicular problems; smartphone addiction; dementia research: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 8, 2020

Testicular problems; smartphone addiction; dementia research: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 8, 2020

March 5, 2020

Interviews with pediatric urologist Anthony Tracey, MD, psychiatric nurse...


In Syracuse or Ecuador, adaptive design helps people with disabilities participate more fully in daily activities

In Syracuse or Ecuador, adaptive design helps people with disabilities participate more fully in daily activities

February 28, 2020

Interview with Connor McGough, adaptive design program coordinator for ARISE,...


What's the biology of your cancer? Treatment becomes more personalized

What's the biology of your cancer? Treatment becomes more personalized

February 27, 2020

Interview with Jeffrey Ross, MD, assistant professor of pathology and urology at...


Undescended testicles, as well as testicular torsion and trauma, among common reasons why boys need to see a pediatric urologist

Undescended testicles, as well as testicular torsion and trauma, among common reasons why boys need to see a pediatric urologist

February 27, 2020

Interview with Upstate pediatric urologist Anthony Tracey, MD


How breast cancer is detected and treated; suicide prevention efforts; trying to reduce chemotherapy's side effects: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020

How breast cancer is detected and treated; suicide prevention efforts; trying to reduce chemotherapy's side effects: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020

February 6, 2020

Interviews with Upstate breast surgery chief Ranjna Sharma, MD; psychiatrists...


How breast cancer is diagnosed and treated

How breast cancer is diagnosed and treated

February 6, 2020

Interview with Ranjna Sharma, MD, chief of breast surgery and medical director...


Thoracic outlet syndrome, which often hits pro athletes, is treated with physical therapy, surgery

Thoracic outlet syndrome, which often hits pro athletes, is treated with physical therapy, surgery

January 24, 2020

Interview with Upstate vascular surgeon Anthony Feghali, MD


Learning to live with sickle cell disease; leading the way on a football field or in a hospital; explaining thoracic outlet syndrome: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020

Learning to live with sickle cell disease; leading the way on a football field or in a hospital; explaining thoracic outlet syndrome: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020

January 24, 2020

Interviews with pediatric hematologist Kathryn Scott, MD, child psychologist...


Explaining genetic abnormalities; coping with a digital world; refugees’ health needs: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020

Explaining genetic abnormalities; coping with a digital world; refugees’ health needs: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020

January 17, 2020

Interviews with Upstate geneticist Robert Roger Lebel, MD, Le Moyne College...


Why life expectancy is dwindling; endometrial cancer explained; exercise's value for people with diabetes: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020

Why life expectancy is dwindling; endometrial cancer explained; exercise's value for people with diabetes: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020

January 10, 2020

Interviews with public health expert Christopher Morley, PhD, chief of...


When vaginal bleeding is related to endometrial cancer

When vaginal bleeding is related to endometrial cancer

January 8, 2020

Interview with Mary Cunningham, MD, chief of gynecologic oncology at Upstate


Selecting a mental health care provider; birth control options; muscular dystrophy basics: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019

Selecting a mental health care provider; birth control options; muscular dystrophy basics: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019

December 20, 2019

Interviews with psychiatrist Thomas Schwartz, MD, gynecologist Renee Mestad, MD,...


New prostate biopsy method; post-hurricane medical mission; how to quit smoking: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019

New prostate biopsy method; post-hurricane medical mission; how to quit smoking: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019

November 23, 2019


Benefits of lung cancer screening; gluten-free diets and celiac disease; rethinking what is the right amount of medical care: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019

Benefits of lung cancer screening; gluten-free diets and celiac disease; rethinking what is the right amount of medical care: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019

November 8, 2019


How hyperbaric oxygen treats wounds; a team approach that fights lung cancer, other chest cancers; why vaccines are important: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019

How hyperbaric oxygen treats wounds; a team approach that fights lung cancer, other chest cancers; why vaccines are important: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019

October 31, 2019


New prostate biopsy technique reduces risk of infection

New prostate biopsy technique reduces risk of infection

October 30, 2019


What are the options for treating kidney stones?

What are the options for treating kidney stones?

October 25, 2019


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