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How heart disease affects women and how to minimize its risk

How heart disease affects women and how to minimize its risk

February 26, 2021

Interview with Upstate cardiologists Amy Tucker, MD, left, and Theresa Waters,...


 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


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


Researching the degeneration of nerves; seeking the possible regeneration of retinas; helping needy women with menstrual supplies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020

Researching the degeneration of nerves; seeking the possible regeneration of retinas; helping needy women with menstrual supplies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020

August 6, 2020

Interviews with Upstate scientist Jessica Henty-Ridilla, PhD; visiting...


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...


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,...


Behind the rise in sexually transmitted infections; burn prevention and treatment; fistulas that risk health, reputations in Africa: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 19, 2019

Behind the rise in sexually transmitted infections; burn prevention and treatment; fistulas that risk health, reputations in Africa: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 19, 2019

May 15, 2019


Perspectives on breast cancer: a nursing officer becomes a patient; simultaneous radiation and surgery; avoiding chemotherapy: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 17, 2019

Perspectives on breast cancer: a nursing officer becomes a patient; simultaneous radiation and surgery; avoiding chemotherapy: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 17, 2019

March 15, 2019


How cancer can affect a pregnancy

How cancer can affect a pregnancy

March 8, 2019


Lessons from 1918 flu pandemic; rising rates of sexually transmitted diseases; using climate data to predict disease outbreaks: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018

Lessons from 1918 flu pandemic; rising rates of sexually transmitted diseases; using climate data to predict disease outbreaks: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018

September 27, 2018


Back pain myths vs. reality; reviewing birth control methods; how SU coach motivates football team: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018

Back pain myths vs. reality; reviewing birth control methods; how SU coach motivates football team: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018

August 24, 2018


Changing views on cervical cancer screening; top medical issues facing New York state; health care for local refugees: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018

Changing views on cervical cancer screening; top medical issues facing New York state; health care for local refugees: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018

August 15, 2018


Today's most popular birth control options

Today's most popular birth control options

August 3, 2018


What's the best way to screen women for cervical cancer?

What's the best way to screen women for cervical cancer?

August 3, 2018


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