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Ideas for battling opioid misuse at the workplace level

Ideas for battling opioid misuse at the workplace level

December 10, 2021

Interview with Jeanette Zoeckler, PhD, director of preventive services for...


Ovarian cancer surgery; a diabetes drug without side effects; a disease that can threaten transplant patients: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021

Ovarian cancer surgery; a diabetes drug without side effects; a disease that can threaten transplant patients: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021

December 10, 2021

Interviews with gynecologic oncologist Rinki Agarwal, MD, chemistry professor...


Explaining weight-loss surgery; rethinking aspirin's role in preventing strokes, heart attacks; finding reliable health information online: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021

Explaining weight-loss surgery; rethinking aspirin's role in preventing strokes, heart attacks; finding reliable health information online: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021

December 3, 2021

Interviews with bariatric surgery chief Lauren Rabach, MD, cardiology chief...


Drug being developed to help people with both diabetes and cystic fibrosis

Drug being developed to help people with both diabetes and cystic fibrosis

November 18, 2021

Interview with Robert Doyle, PhD, a medicinal chemist who teaches at both...


Rethinking aspirin's role in preventing strokes, heart attacks

Rethinking aspirin's role in preventing strokes, heart attacks

November 17, 2021

Interview with Upstate cardiology chief Debanik Chaudhuri, MD


Genetics fine-tunes medication process; therapy to relieve dizziness, balance disorders; when a child faces surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021

Genetics fine-tunes medication process; therapy to relieve dizziness, balance disorders; when a child faces surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021

October 8, 2021

Interviews with neurologist Karen Albright, DO, PhD, and pharmacist Danielle...


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...


  Your genes can affect how medications work in your body -- now there's a clinic for that

Your genes can affect how medications work in your body -- now there's a clinic for that

September 14, 2021

Interview with neurologist and pharmacologist Karen Albright, DO, PhD, left, and...


PrEP: medication that prevents spread of HIV

PrEP: medication that prevents spread of HIV

September 2, 2021

Interview with Nicky Ruszkowski, education specialist in the Upstate department...


 Phexxi, a nonhormonal gel, offers new birth control option

Phexxi, a nonhormonal gel, offers new birth control option

July 28, 2021

Interview with Renee Mestad, MD, assistant professor of obstetrics and...


A pharmacist discusses chemotherapy; a urologist explains new treatments for prostate cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 25, 2021

A pharmacist discusses chemotherapy; a urologist explains new treatments for prostate cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 25, 2021

July 15, 2021

Interviews with pharmacist Timothy Chiang, urologist Hanan Goldberg, MD, and...


Imaging method, new medication take aim at prostate cancer

Imaging method, new medication take aim at prostate cancer

July 15, 2021

Interview with Upstate urologic cancer specialist Hanan Goldberg, MD


Dealing with burnout; prehospital transfusions; expanded pharmacy services; lung cancer screening: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 11, 2021

Dealing with burnout; prehospital transfusions; expanded pharmacy services; lung cancer screening: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 11, 2021

July 9, 2021

Interviews with family practitioner Kaushal Nanavati, MD; emergency physician...


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...


Children ingesting pot products; a broad look at ADHD: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 27, 2021

Children ingesting pot products; a broad look at ADHD: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 27, 2021

June 25, 2021

Interviews with toxicologist Christine Stork, PharmD, of the Upstate New York...


What to expect from chemotherapy

What to expect from chemotherapy

June 18, 2021

Interview with Timothy Chiang, a pharmacist at the Upstate Cancer Center


 Upstate Outpatient Pharmacy offers compounding and other specialized services, opens second location

Upstate Outpatient Pharmacy offers compounding and other specialized services, opens second location

June 18, 2021

Interview with Upstate pharmacists Eric Balotin and Emily Adamy


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