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What's known and what's still to learn about Alzheimer's disease

What's known and what's still to learn about Alzheimer's disease

November 3, 2022

Interview with Upstate neuroscientist Chris Gaiteri, PhD


Viruses' possible role in Alzheimer's; kids and marijuana candies; crossword strategies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022

Viruses' possible role in Alzheimer's; kids and marijuana candies; crossword strategies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022

August 19, 2022

Interviews with microbiologist Eain Murphy, PhD, toxicologist Vincent Calleo,...


Researchers probe connections of herpesviruses to Alzheimer's disease

Researchers probe connections of herpesviruses to Alzheimer's disease

July 21, 2022

Interview with Upstate virologist Eain Murphy, PhD


 Examining schizophrenia; osteoporosis and its treatments; forgetfulness vs. dementia: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 18, 2021

Examining schizophrenia; osteoporosis and its treatments; forgetfulness vs. dementia: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 18, 2021

July 15, 2021

Interviews with neuroscientist Cyndi Weickert, PhD, endocrinologist Ruban...


Explaining a new Alzheimer's drug; what it means to have multiple sclerosis: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 4, 2021

Explaining a new Alzheimer's drug; what it means to have multiple sclerosis: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 4, 2021

July 2, 2021

Interviews with Sharon Brangman, MD, Upstate's chief of geriatrics; and Upstate...


Newly approved Alzheimer's drug Aduhelm is not for everyone, and questions remain, says chief of geriatrics

Newly approved Alzheimer's drug Aduhelm is not for everyone, and questions remain, says chief of geriatrics

June 25, 2021

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


Stroke's symptoms and treatments; studying a drug to relieve disruptive agitation in Alzheimer's disease: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 16, 2021

Stroke's symptoms and treatments; studying a drug to relieve disruptive agitation in Alzheimer's disease: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 16, 2021

May 14, 2021

Interviews with geriatrics chief Sharon Brangman, MD, and stroke neurologist...


Study about agitation in Alzheimer's disease seeks volunteers

Study about agitation in Alzheimer's disease seeks volunteers

May 11, 2021

Interview with Upstate geriatrics chief Sharon Brangman, MD


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...


Testing a possible drug for Alzheimer's disease; preparing for emergencies; explaining vaping-related illness, risks: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019

Testing a possible drug for Alzheimer's disease; preparing for emergencies; explaining vaping-related illness, risks: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019

October 11, 2019


Testing a drug that may be a treatment for Alzheimer's

Testing a drug that may be a treatment for Alzheimer's

September 26, 2019


Why geriatric medicine has become an individual department

Why geriatric medicine has become an individual department

August 3, 2018


Analyzing the addiction crisis; dealing with dementia-related behaviors; understanding nutrition labels: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 16, 2017

Analyzing the addiction crisis; dealing with dementia-related behaviors; understanding nutrition labels: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 16, 2017

April 12, 2017


Understanding dementia-related behaviors and how to deal with them

Understanding dementia-related behaviors and how to deal with them

April 6, 2017


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


How seniors can stay healthy and happy for years

How seniors can stay healthy and happy for years

October 6, 2016


New, kid-friendly emergency department; preventing elder abuse; PTSD research benefits students, veterans: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

New, kid-friendly emergency department; preventing elder abuse; PTSD research benefits students, veterans: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

August 11, 2016


Mild cognitive impairment, Zika virus, pancreas transplant recipients: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for July 17, 2016

Mild cognitive impairment, Zika virus, pancreas transplant recipients: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for July 17, 2016

July 15, 2016


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