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Treatment can lessen severity of early Alzheimer's disease

Treatment can lessen severity of early Alzheimer's disease

May 1, 2024

Interview with neurologist Tinatin Chabrashvili, MD, PhD


'Sundowning'; better sleep; vaccine research; pot use and the brain: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 28, 2024

'Sundowning'; better sleep; vaccine research; pot use and the brain: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 28, 2024

April 25, 2024

Interviews with Antonio Culebras, MD; Adam Waickman, PhD; and Roger Wong, PhD,...


Safely viewing the solar eclipse; climate's health effects; is kratom risky?: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 7, 2024

Safely viewing the solar eclipse; climate's health effects; is kratom risky?: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 7, 2024

April 4, 2024

Interviews with Robert Fechtner, MD, Augusta Williams, DSc, Willie Eggleston,...


Researchers discuss effects of cannabis use

Researchers discuss effects of cannabis use

March 26, 2024

Interview with Roger Wong, PhD, and Zhi Chen about the effects of cannabis use...


 Opioid-like herb has yet to be researched extensively

Opioid-like herb has yet to be researched extensively

March 8, 2024

Interview with Willie Eggleston, PharmD, a toxicologist at the Upstate New York...


Treating a crippling disorder in babies; ensuring patients get their medications; repairing cleft lip and palate: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024

Treating a crippling disorder in babies; ensuring patients get their medications; repairing cleft lip and palate: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024

February 22, 2024

Interviews with Ai Sakonju, MD, Christina Hyde, ND, and Arthur Bigsby, DDS


Less invasive spine surgery; implants to improve hearing; edible marijuana dangers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024

Less invasive spine surgery; implants to improve hearing; edible marijuana dangers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024

February 15, 2024

Interviews with Ali Hazama, MD, Jeffrey VanTassel and Michael Hodgman, MD,


Pharmacists go beyond filling patients' prescriptions

Pharmacists go beyond filling patients' prescriptions

January 26, 2024

Interview with Christina Hyde, ND on how Upstate and other hospitals' pharmacies...


Taking pills as prescribed; an innovative cancer treatment; med students as teachers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 21, 2024

Taking pills as prescribed; an innovative cancer treatment; med students as teachers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 21, 2024

January 18, 2024

Interviews with Paula Trief, PhD; Ruth Weinstock, MD, PhD; Mashaal Dhir, MD; and...


Kids ingesting pot; explaining fibromyalgia; speedy joint replacement: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 7, 2024

Kids ingesting pot; explaining fibromyalgia; speedy joint replacement: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 7, 2024

January 4, 2024

Interviews with Michael Hodgman, MD, Alex Hensel, MD, and nurses Lia Fischi and...


Study of youths with diabetes shows poor adherence

Study of youths with diabetes shows poor adherence

December 1, 2023

Interview with Ruth Weinstock, MD, PhD, and Paula Trief, PhD


Big concern: Keep pot-laced candies away from kids

Big concern: Keep pot-laced candies away from kids

November 30, 2023

Advice from Michael Hodgman, MD, Upstate toxicologist on keeping marijuana-laced...


Experts stress need to keep pot edibles, especially candies, locked up

Experts stress need to keep pot edibles, especially candies, locked up

November 27, 2023

Toxicologist Michael Hodgman, MD discusses the challenges arising from the...


Research points to more convenient drug

Research points to more convenient drug

November 6, 2023

Interview with Audrey Bernstein, PhD, ophthalmology researcher and professor


Postpartum depression; benefits of high-intensity exercise: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 5, 2023

Postpartum depression; benefits of high-intensity exercise: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 5, 2023

November 2, 2023

Interviews with Seetha Ramanathan, MD, and Carol Sames, PhD


Weight-loss pills; breastfeeding help: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 29, 2023

Weight-loss pills; breastfeeding help: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 29, 2023

October 26, 2023

Interviews with Timothy Shope, MD; and Jayne Charlamb, MD, and Michele Dwyer, RN


Cannabis for pain relief; cancer and social media: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 8, 2023

Cannabis for pain relief; cancer and social media: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 8, 2023

October 5, 2023

Interviews with Brian Johnson, MD, and Yanli Zhang-James, MD, PhD; and Amy...


New mothers can get emotional support from therapy, drugs, their community

New mothers can get emotional support from therapy, drugs, their community

September 27, 2023

Interview with Upstate psychiatrist Seetha Ramanathan, MD


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