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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


New mothers can get help, advice on nursing their baby

New mothers can get help, advice on nursing their baby

September 27, 2023

Interview with Jayne Charlamb, MD, and nurse Michele Dwyer


A new birth control pill; a new virus preventive for kids: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 30, 2023

A new birth control pill; a new virus preventive for kids: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 30, 2023

July 27, 2023

Interviews with Maureen Burke, MD, and Joseph Domachowske, MD


Opill offers effective, convenient birth control

Opill offers effective, convenient birth control

July 26, 2023

Interview with Maureen Burke, MD, chief of general obstetrics and gynecology


Mammography guidelines; exercising when it's hot: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 25, 2023

Mammography guidelines; exercising when it's hot: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 25, 2023

June 22, 2023

Interviews with radiologist Ravi Adhikary, MD, and exercise physiologist Carol...


When and how often are mammograms recommended?

When and how often are mammograms recommended?

May 25, 2023

Mammography recommendations vary, and Ravi Adhikary, MD, helps explain the...


Measles re-emerges; caring for caregivers; preventive mastectomies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023

Measles re-emerges; caring for caregivers; preventive mastectomies: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023

January 20, 2023

Interviews with Jana Shaw, MD, Lisa Lai, MD, and Lauren Angelone


  Genetics, family history analyzed before prophylactic mastectomies

Genetics, family history analyzed before prophylactic mastectomies

January 5, 2023

Lisa Lai, MD talks about prophylactic mastectomies and what's involved in this...


Exercise and dementia; life after cancer; female stroke risk: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022

Exercise and dementia; life after cancer; female stroke risk: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022

December 9, 2022

Interview with exercise physiologist Carol Sames, PhD, oncology nurse Susan...


Curbing street violence; understanding breast cancer; blue light and eyesight: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022

Curbing street violence; understanding breast cancer; blue light and eyesight: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022

November 21, 2022

Interviews with Upstate social workers Rubina Dhillon and Renee Gregg, Harvard...


Stroke threatens more women than breast cancer does

Stroke threatens more women than breast cancer does

November 10, 2022

Interview with nurse Michelle Vallelunga from the Upstate Stroke Program


Breast cancer researcher explains value of molecular analysis, gives overview of disease

Breast cancer researcher explains value of molecular analysis, gives overview of disease

November 10, 2022

Interview with Harvard Medical School professor and researcher Kornelia Polyak,...


Hospital at Home option; a Lyme disease patient and advocate; mammogram preparation; cellphone 'addiction': Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 24, 2022

Hospital at Home option; a Lyme disease patient and advocate; mammogram preparation; cellphone 'addiction': Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 24, 2022

July 21, 2022

Interviews with nurse administrator Diane Nanno, Lyme disease patient/advocate...


 Traveling van brings mammography to women across a wide area

Traveling van brings mammography to women across a wide area

June 24, 2022

Interview with Wendy Hunt, program manager for Upstate's mobile mammography...


Rates of sexually transmitted infections rising again after pandemic slowdown

Rates of sexually transmitted infections rising again after pandemic slowdown

May 16, 2022

Interview with Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, the chief of infectious diseases at...


Explaining the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; avoiding lead poisoning of children: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022

Explaining the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; avoiding lead poisoning of children: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022

February 25, 2022

Interviews with pediatric infectious disease specialist Manika Suryadevara, MD,...


HPV vaccine prevents cervical cancer

HPV vaccine prevents cervical cancer

February 10, 2022

Interview with Allison Roy, MD, a gynecologic oncologist at Upstate


What's behind the mental health crisis facing kids, teens; how fertility relates to COVID virus, vaccines: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021

What's behind the mental health crisis facing kids, teens; how fertility relates to COVID virus, vaccines: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021

December 17, 2021

Interviews with chief of pediatrics Gregory Conners, MD, and child psychologist...


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