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Summary: RadioMD’s “talking” Health A-Z Interviews with experts in the world of health, including world-renowned physicians, authors and celebrities in every area of health, wellness, fitness and medicine. Learn the best ways to stay fit, stay healthy and stay well.

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 EP 962B - Power of the Immune System | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Immunology is connected to every organ system in the body... your heart, your brain, your digestive system, and more.Your immune system is critical for defending yourself against bacteria and viruses. But, it's also important also in other health areas. Immunology is connected to every organ system in the body... your heart, your brain, your digestive system, and more. Leonard H. Calabrese, DO, heads Cleveland Clinic's Section of Clinical Immunology and manages its Clinical Immunology Clinic. He joins Dr. Roizen to discuss all the intricacies of the immune system and why you need to keep yours healthy to live a long, healthy life. Bonus The Perfect 70-Calorie Snack

 How to Have Conversations that Matter | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Many of us have lost the ability to have a meaningful conversation.Harnessing the power of communication is a fundamental leadership discipline. Mastering the right conversation skills can build trust, inspire loyalty, and create confidence. On the other hand, not communicating properly can destroy friendships, ruin a marriage, and stall a career. Most conversations today are limited to text messages and social media banter. Many of us have lost the ability to have a meaningful conversation. Celeste Headlee, an expert in the true power of communication, joins Dr. Friedman to discuss how you can improve (and even perfect) your communication skills.

 The Dangers of Vaping | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Vaping can harm you and your child.As cigarette smoking seems to be on the decline, vaping is on the rise in young folks. Once called electronic cigarettes, vaping devices offer nicotine delivery with appealing flavors. Fight colds and flu with Hydralyte. Rapid and complete hydration, suitable for all ages and doctor recommended. Use code “hydrakid” to save 30% - sponsor The particles in the vaping mix can inflame the lungs. While it’s called vaping, the substance is an aerosol -- not water -- vapor. Listen as Dr. Karen Wilson joins Melanie Cole, MS, to discuss the dangers of vaping. Sponsor: Fight colds and flu with Hydralyte. Rapid and complete hydration, suitable for all ages and doctor recommended. Use code “hydrakid” to save 30%

 EP 961 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know. How long does the flu shot last? Proven health benefits of blue This daily pill cuts heart attacks in half. What's intuitive eating and can it help with weight loss? Diabetes can raise cancer risk. Is coffee healthy or not... Dr. Roizen provides an update. Cancer overtakes heart disease as major cause of death in developed countries. PLUS so much more... Bonus! Study Links Common Meds to Increased Dementia Risk

 EP 961B - What Happens When Your Medication is Recalled? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Just because a drug recall is happening, it doesn't mean you must throw your medication away.Recalls for prescription and over-the-counter medications happen all the time. The news wires lit up recently at the voluntary recall of Zantac by major pharmacies CVS, Walgreens, and RiteAid due to a potential cancer risk. It doesn't always happen because a patient's health and safety is at risk. Sometimes, officials may simply recall medications due to a labeling issue. The good news is, just because a recall is happening, it doesn't mean you must throw your medication away. Delaney Ivy, PharmD, joins Dr. Roizen to explain why recalls occur, what to do should your medication is listed, and why it's not always reason to panic. Bonus 6 Weird Reasons You Can’t Lose Weight

 Debunking Adrenal Fatigue | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

It's estimated that 43% of Americans are too tired to think clearly at work, make informed decisions, and be productive.One of the most common afflictions impacting people's quality of life is fatigue. It's estimated that 43% of Americans are too tired to think clearly at work, make informed decisions, and be productive. It's not just the Baby Boomer generation that is feeling rundown. According to a study from the American Psychological Association, millennials are the most stressed out and tired generation. People of all ages are turning to "quick fixes," like caffeine, sugar, and energy drinks. Unfortunately, these can wreak havoc on the body's hormones and lead to an array of unhealthy conditions. There's a better way. Ari Whitten, an energy and fatigue specialist, joins Dr. Friedman to discuss his evidence-based approach to healthy energy enhancement.

 How to Achieve Healthy and Sustained Energy | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

It's estimated that 43% of Americans are too tired to think clearly at work, make informed decisions, and be productive.One of the most common afflictions impacting people's quality of life is fatigue. It's estimated that 43% of Americans are too tired to think clearly at work, make informed decisions, and be productive. It's not just the Baby Boomer generation that is feeling rundown. According to a study from the American Psychological Association, millennials are the most stressed out and tired generation. People of all ages are turning to "quick fixes," like caffeine, sugar, and energy drinks. Unfortunately, these can wreak havoc on the body's hormones and lead to an array of unhealthy conditions. There's a better way. Ari Whitten, an energy and fatigue specialist, joins Dr. Friedman to discuss his evidence-based approach to healthy energy enhancement.

 Does Your Child Really Need That Medical Test? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

It's okay to ask your pediatrician if a test is really necessary.You should trust your pediatrician, but it’s okay to ask questions. Some medical tests may be recommended by your pediatrician yet may not be necessary for your child. Fight colds and flu with Hydralyte. Rapid and complete hydration, suitable for all ages and doctor recommended. Use code “hydrakid” to save 30% - sponsor Verify whether or not your child actually needs these tests: MRIs and CT scans for headaches Medical workup for short stature Blood pressure tests at every visit Reference Choosing Wisely to see when to consider tests as necessary. Always discuss with your pediatrician. Listen as Dr. Paul Kaplowitz joins Melanie Cole, MS, to discuss which medical tests may not really be needed. Sponsor: Fight colds and flu with Hydralyte. Rapid and complete hydration, suitable for all ages and doctor recommended. Use code “hydrakid” to save 30%

 EP 960 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know. How to resist food cravings and when it's okay to give in. A randomized study in stroke patients reveals what gets them walking the quickest. Why diet sodas aren't the answer for sugary drink cravings. How to get on track when weekend eating is your downfall. Dirty air is deadly. If you're napping more, could it be a sign of Alzheimer's? PLUS so much more... Bonus! Your High Blood Pressure Prescription, Decoded

 EP 960B - Secondhand Drinking | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The "secondhand effect" isn't limited to just tobacco use.We've all heard of secondhand smoke and how damaging it can be to those who are exposed. The "secondhand effect" isn't limited to just tobacco use. According to a a research project titled "Alcohol’s Harms to Others Among U.S. Adults: Individual and Contextual Effects," led by Katherine Karriker-Jaffe and Thomas K. Greenfield, being exposed to someone who has been drinking also has negative consequences. Some of those consequences include financial problems, property damage/vandalism, physical harm/aggression, harassment, and driving-related harm. The negative effects might result from a one-time incidence with a stranger or repeated harm within a family unit. Children are especially at risk for experiencing long-term harm if they are routinely victims of secondhand drinking.  Listen as Dr. Karriker-Jaffe joins Dr. Roizen to discuss the study and its findings. Bonus Get Younger in 5 Minutes Each Day

 No More Excuses! Breaking Through the Top 10 Obstacles Keeping People from Attaining Permanent ... | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Dr. Friedman covers the 10 most common obstacles that are keeping people from achieving permanent weight loss.Are you struggling with your weight no matter what diet you try? You initially lose the pounds, but they come right back? You’re not alone. Ninety-five percent of people who lose weight on a diet will gain it back within a year. We have more diet plans and weight loss programs available than ever before in history, yet people still struggle to lose weight and keep it off! On this episode of To Your Good Health Radio, Dr. Friedman doesn’t discuss any particular diet or weight loss system. Instead, he covers the 10 most common obstacles that are keeping people from achieving permanent weight loss -- no matter what diet they’re on or how much they exercise. If you’re sick of gym memberships that go unused and roller coaster dieting plans you can’t stick with, listen to this information-packed segment! Here are some of the most commonly used excuses that Dr. Friedman will help you conquer: Excuse #1: “I’d love to exercise and cook healthy meals, but I just don’t have the time. I have kids, a full-time job, pets and a spouse to care for and a house to clean.” Excuse #2: “Times are tough, and I just can’t afford to purchase healthier choices, like organic food.” Excuse #3: “I eat out a lot, and it’s impossible to eat healthy, especially at fast-food restaurants.” Excuse #4: “I’ve just eaten something I shouldn’t have, so I might as well go all the way.” Excuse #5: “I want to eat healthier, but my spouse is a die-hard hamburger and greasy French fry lover.” Excuse #6: “I am addicted to sweets! I just can’t live without them!” Excuse #7: “I exercised, so I have earned the right to splurge.” Excuse #8: “I can eat it because it’s ‘fat free.’” Excuse #9: “I can’t let food go to waste.” Excuse #10: “I’m always hungry!” To stay up to date with Dr. Friedman’s latest articles, videos and interviews, go to DrDavidFriedman.com. While there, be sure and sign up for his free newsletter. You’ll get all the latest health news you can use sent directly to your inbox. You can follow him on social media: Twitter and Facebook: @DrDavidFriedman Instagram: @DrDFriedman

 EP 959 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know. Do you know your cardio fitness level? Here's why you should. Toxic pond algae is killing dogs. What to do to prevent illness. Heavy metal toxicity -- where does it come from? Air pollution may be as harmful to your lungs as smoking cigarettes. Middle-aged hearing loss is tied to dementia. E-cigarette use and vaping triples the use of marijuana in teens. FDA is proposing graphic photos on tobacco products to discourage use. More than half of younger patients skip their blood pressure medication. Virtual Reality (VR) used to relieve pain. PLUS so much more... Bonus! I’m Tired All the Time – Is That Normal?

 EP 959B - Opium: How an Ancient Flower Shaped and Poisoned Our World | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

It's estimated that 130 Americans will die from an opioid overdose every day.Opioid addiction is fast becoming the most deadly crisis in American history. It's estimated that 130 Americans will die from an opioid overdose every day. Yet, opiates are still very important in medical use. How did we get to such a disconnect between the two ends of this spectrum? John Halpern, MD, describes how we got here in his book, Opium: How an Ancient Flower Shaped and Poisoned Our World, co-authored with David Blistein. Dr. Halpern joins Dr. Roizen to share insights from the book and explain how severe the opioid crisis really is. Bonus Want to Keep Your Heart and Brain Young? Do This

 Lies My Doctor Told Me: Medical Myths That Can Harm Your Health | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Dr. Ken Berry joins Dr. Friedman to explain why your doctor is wrong about common medical myths.Does your doctor still recommend that you avoid foods that raise your cholesterol and instead eat a lot of whole grains? Or, maybe your physician has told you to exercise more so you'll lose some weight -- and drink skim milk because it's "less fattening." If you have high blood pressure, is your doctor recommending you cut back on salt? Dr. Ken Berry joins Dr. Friedman to explain why your doc is wrong about these common medical myths and many more. He also shares insights from his book, Lies My Doctor Told Me Second Edition: Medical Myths That Can Harm Your Health.

 EP 958 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.In this episode, Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know. Study on prevention of dementia: doing just five things decreases your risk, no matter your genetics. Dangerous bacteria can survive disinfectant. How much caffeine may trigger a migraine? Getting the right med after a heart attack depends on where you live in the country. Climate change proves dangerous for kidney patients. How exercise lowers risk of Alzheimer's by changing your brain. 79% of primary care physicians are burned out. Epilepsy patients may live longer with specialist care. Social stress tied to lower bone density after menopause. 2% of women are addicted to opioids after childbirth. PLUS so much more... Bonus! 9 Ways to Lower Your Dementia Risk

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