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When do you need a colonoscopy, and what preparation is required?

When do you need a colonoscopy, and what preparation is required?

September 27, 2022

Interview with Upstate colorectal surgeon Kristina Go, MD


 Why iron and vitamin A are important for babies

Why iron and vitamin A are important for babies

September 15, 2022

Aamer Imdad, MBBS, is an assistant professor of pediatrics at Upstate


Dealing with inflammatory bowel disease; cutting HIV risk with a daily pill; treating epilepsy with devices, surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021

Dealing with inflammatory bowel disease; cutting HIV risk with a daily pill; treating epilepsy with devices, surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021

September 17, 2021

Interviews with surgeon Joseph Valentino, MD, education specialist Nicky...


Inflammatory bowel disease has surgical options

Inflammatory bowel disease has surgical options

September 2, 2021

Interview with Upstate surgeon Joseph Valentino, MD


How colorectal cancer is prevented, diagnosed and treated; a strategy to prevent premature births: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 11, 2021

How colorectal cancer is prevented, diagnosed and treated; a strategy to prevent premature births: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 11, 2021

April 9, 2021

Interviews with Upstate colorectal surgeon Kristina Go, MD, and Upstate family...


How colorectal cancer is detected and treated

How colorectal cancer is detected and treated

April 8, 2021

Interview with Upstate colorectal surgeon Kristina Go, 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...


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...


Why some hemorrhoids need treatment

Why some hemorrhoids need treatment

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate surgeon Kristina Go, MD


Opioid addiction crisis prompts new guidelines for prescribing pain relievers

Opioid addiction crisis prompts new guidelines for prescribing pain relievers

September 19, 2019


Which milk or milk alternative is the right one for you?

Which milk or milk alternative is the right one for you?

April 18, 2019


Treating pancreatic cancer; how an agency helps abused children; how cancer affects pregnant women: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 24, 2019

Treating pancreatic cancer; how an agency helps abused children; how cancer affects pregnant women: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 24, 2019

March 22, 2019


What is the outlook for someone with pancreatic cancer?

What is the outlook for someone with pancreatic cancer?

March 21, 2019


Testing for colon cancer; infections stemming from drug abuse; the importance of vitamin A: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019

Testing for colon cancer; infections stemming from drug abuse; the importance of vitamin A: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019

January 18, 2019


The risks of sleep apnea; explaining inflammatory bowel diseases; understanding and preventing secondary strokes: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018

The risks of sleep apnea; explaining inflammatory bowel diseases; understanding and preventing secondary strokes: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018

September 20, 2018


What is and isn't known about inflammatory bowel diseases

What is and isn't known about inflammatory bowel diseases

August 31, 2018


Explaining colon cancer screening; infections resulting from drug abuse; why vitamin A is important: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 20, 2018

Explaining colon cancer screening; infections resulting from drug abuse; why vitamin A is important: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, May 20, 2018

May 17, 2018


What vitamin A does for our bodies, and why a deficiency can be dangerous

What vitamin A does for our bodies, and why a deficiency can be dangerous

April 24, 2018


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