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Advice for getting through a winter of pandemic discontent

Advice for getting through a winter of pandemic discontent

December 8, 2020

Interview with Kaushal Nanavati, MD, assistant dean of wellness at Upstate


Drug overdose deaths rise during the pandemic

Drug overdose deaths rise during the pandemic

December 7, 2020

Interview with Ross Sullivan, MD, director of medical toxicology at Upstate


The pandemic, the vaccines and what's next: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020

The pandemic, the vaccines and what's next: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020

December 4, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


A year into the coronavirus outbreak, what's known and what's likely to come

A year into the coronavirus outbreak, what's known and what's likely to come

December 3, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


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 student Natalie Antosh and visiting cancer researcher Mina Bissell, PhD


A new treatment for Lou Gehrig's disease; a mental health network for college students; literary and visual arts journal marks 20 years: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020

A new treatment for Lou Gehrig's disease; a mental health network for college students; literary and visual arts journal marks 20 years: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020

November 20, 2020

Interviews with neurologist Jenny Meyer, MD, psychiatrist Christopher Lucas, MD, and literary journal Editor-in-Chief Deirdre Neilen, PhD


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 director the thoracic oncology program 


Neurologist explains new drug combination for patients with ALS

Neurologist explains new drug combination for patients with ALS

November 19, 2020

Interview with Upstate neurologist Jenny Meyer, MD


How to celebrate the holidays safely in a pandemic; hemorrhoid problems and treatments; making your medical last wishes known in advance: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020

How to celebrate the holidays safely in a pandemic; hemorrhoid problems and treatments; making your medical last wishes known in advance: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020

November 13, 2020

Interviews with Assistant Dean of Wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD, colorectal surgeon Kristina Go, MD, and social worker Antonia Canuso-Reiner


Pandemic poetry is featured in 20th anniversary issue of The Healing Muse

Pandemic poetry is featured in 20th anniversary issue of The Healing Muse

November 12, 2020

Interview with Deirdre Neilen, PhD, editor-in-chief of The Healing Muse


How those wearing masks can communicate with people who have a hearing loss

How those wearing masks can communicate with people who have a hearing loss

November 12, 2020

Interview with Upstate ear, nose and throat specialist Brian Nicholas, MD


Preventing the overmedication of seniors; consulting an emergency physician remotely; using a robotic tool in brain surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020

Preventing the overmedication of seniors; consulting an emergency physician remotely; using a robotic tool in brain surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020

November 6, 2020

Interviews with geriatrician Sharon Brangman, MD, emergency physician William Paolo, MD, and neurosurgeon G. Duemani Reddy, MD


Safety, flexibility are cited as keys to celebrating holidays in a pandemic

Safety, flexibility are cited as keys to celebrating holidays in a pandemic

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate family practitioner Kaushal Nanavati, MD


Are your medical wishes known if you someday can't speak for yourself?

Are your medical wishes known if you someday can't speak for yourself?

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate social worker Antonia Canuso-Reiner


Why some hemorrhoids need treatment

Why some hemorrhoids need treatment

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate surgeon Kristina Go, MD


Mental health network serves hundreds of college students from SUNY campuses

Mental health network serves hundreds of college students from SUNY campuses

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate psychiatrist Christopher Lucas, MD


New robotic tool assists in brain surgeries, including for epilepsy

New robotic tool assists in brain surgeries, including for epilepsy

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate neurosurgeon G. Duemani Reddy, MD


 Telehealth means you can see an emergency-room doctor without leaving home 

Telehealth means you can see an emergency-room doctor without leaving home 

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate emergency physician Bill Paolo, MD


Precautions for senior citizens who take multiple medications

Precautions for senior citizens who take multiple medications

November 2, 2020

Interview with Sharon Brangman, MD, chief of geriatrics at Upstate


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