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How to protect one's knees throughout life

How to protect one's knees throughout life

November 9, 2022

Interview with Upstate orthopedic surgeon Zachary Vredenburgh, MD


Chronic pain treatment options

Chronic pain treatment options

October 31, 2022

Interview with Upstate anesthesiologist Vandana Sharma, MD


Colonoscopy prep; diabetes basics; a quick, healthy recipe: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 23, 2022

Colonoscopy prep; diabetes basics; a quick, healthy recipe: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 23, 2022

October 21, 2022

Interviews with colorectal surgeon Kristina Go, MD; nurse practitioner Dana...


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


Explaining monkeypox, its origin and its threat

Explaining monkeypox, its origin and its threat

September 15, 2022

Interview with Infectious disease chief Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD


What to consider before buying a hearing aid over the counter

What to consider before buying a hearing aid over the counter

September 2, 2022

Interview with Upstate audiologist Erin Bagley, AuD


Using water to treat prostates; back-to-school COVID outlook; rapid home tests: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 4, 2022

Using water to treat prostates; back-to-school COVID outlook; rapid home tests: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 4, 2022

August 31, 2022

Interviews with urologist Hanan Goldberg, MD, pediatric infectious disease...


Treating arthritis of the hands; HPV vaccine; bladder cancer surgical options: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022

Treating arthritis of the hands; HPV vaccine; bladder cancer surgical options: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022

August 12, 2022

Interviews with hand surgeon Brian Harley, MD, pediatric infectious disease...


 New procedure treats enlarged prostates with water jets

New procedure treats enlarged prostates with water jets

August 5, 2022

Interview with Upstate urologist Hanan Goldberg, MD


New program aims to help seniors with hip fractures

New program aims to help seniors with hip fractures

June 8, 2022

Interview with Upstate nurse Lia Fischi and chief of geriatrics Sharon Brangman,...


Dealing with ticks and mosquitoes; cosmetic-surgery tourism and its risks; streamlining special-needs services for kids: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 24, 2022

Dealing with ticks and mosquitoes; cosmetic-surgery tourism and its risks; streamlining special-needs services for kids: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 24, 2022

April 21, 2022

Interviews with Upstate researcher and tick expert Saravanan Thangamani, PhD,...


Explaining kidney health, disease and treatment; what weight-loss surgery is like; test-kit precautions: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 3, 2022

Explaining kidney health, disease and treatment; what weight-loss surgery is like; test-kit precautions: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, April 3, 2022

April 1, 2022

Interviews with nephrology chief Michael Lioudis, MD, bariatric surgeon Lauren...


Overseas tummy tucks or face-lifts carry special risks

Overseas tummy tucks or face-lifts carry special risks

March 30, 2022

Interview with plastic surgeon Sara Neimanis, MD, of the University of Rochester...


How to get a good night's sleep; cancer survivor explains the disease to children; training mental health providers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 27, 2022

How to get a good night's sleep; cancer survivor explains the disease to children; training mental health providers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 27, 2022

March 25, 2022

Interviews with sleep specialist Dragos Manta, MD, childhood cancer survivor and...


How the kidney waiting list works; patients with impaired consciousness; helping someone with cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 13, 2022

How the kidney waiting list works; patients with impaired consciousness; helping someone with cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 13, 2022

March 11, 2022

Interviews with transplant surgery chief Reza Saidi, MD, ethicist and...


Correcting bunions; prescribing books for children; weight-loss surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 6, 2022

Correcting bunions; prescribing books for children; weight-loss surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 6, 2022

March 4, 2022

Interviews with orthopedic surgeon Scott Van Valkenburg, MD, pediatrician Jaclyn...


Coping with prostate cancer's emotional toll; therapy for the pelvic floor; getting a hernia repaired; Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022

Coping with prostate cancer's emotional toll; therapy for the pelvic floor; getting a hernia repaired; Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022

February 18, 2022

Interviews with psychologist Dorianne Eaves, PsyD, physical therapists Jillian...


Edible pot vs. smoked pot; mental health services for youth; bladder cancer and treatment: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022

Edible pot vs. smoked pot; mental health services for youth; bladder cancer and treatment: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022

February 11, 2022

Interviews with toxicologist Willie Eggleston, PharmD, child psychologist Ron...


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