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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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 How To Talk To Teens About Taking Responsibility For Their Health | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

As our children grow into teens (and eventually adults), there comes a time where we need to sit them down to talk about handling and advocating for their own health.  As our children grow into teens (and eventually adults), there comes a time where we need to sit them down to talk about handling and advocating for their own health. Whether its nutrition, a chronic health problem, or personal hygiene, sometimes kids as early as 11 or 12 are ready to take on these activities.  While the timing comes down to your child and their maturity level, there are a general set of tips that can help any parent whenever its time to pass that responsibility along. Dr. Elizabeth Alderman is a nationally recognized specialist in adolescent medicine and the chair of the AAP Committee on Adolescence. She joins Melanie Cole to talk about when to let children go to the doctor alone, how to push kids to keep them active during quarantine, and utilizing teachable moments.

 EP 1,007B - Unique Cells Found in Lung Cancer Patients May Predict Survival | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. and most who are diagnosed with lung cancer do not survive five years. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. and most who are diagnosed with lung cancer do not survive five years.  In some cases, surgery can remove the primary tumor, but investigators from the University of Missouri School of Medicine and MU Health Care have identified a type of cell fusion between cancer cells and white blood cells called a tumor-macrophage fusion (TMF) where the size and number of the TMF cells may predict survival. Dr. Jussuf Kaifi is an assistant professor of surgery at the MU School of Medicine and MU Health Care. He and his team of researchers studied non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)  patients over three years and compared them to chronic, long-term smokers without lung cancer and healthy non-smokers without any known cancer.  He joins Dr. Roizen this episode to talk about this research and its findings. Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor   Bonus How Your Diet Affects Your Risk for Cancer

 EP 1,007 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. Eating with the sun, yes its a thing!  Should you go to the dentist during COVID? More Americans are turning to artificial sweeteners Flu shots reduce Alzheimer's by more than 50% Is your blood sugar undermining your workouts? 10 risk factors might help prevent Alzheimer's  PLUS so much more...   Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor  

 Regenerate: Unlocking Your Body's Radical Resilience Through the New Biology | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

As we age, our cells naturally lose the ability to combat disease, our memory declines and we lose our zest for life. But Sayer Ji says we are not prisoners of our genes, and we all have untapped potential for self-regeneration and radical healing. He is the founder of GreenMedInfo.com, the world’s largest open-access natural health database. Sayer and Dr. Friedman cover a range of topics in this episode, including how food conveys essential biological information, modern medicine vs. "the new biology," and the health benefits of an ancestral diet.  Find out more about Sayer's work at GreenMedInfo.com.

 Hot Car Deaths: How Are They Still Happening? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

We've heard about it every summer for years, but somehow it still happens, kids dying in hot cars.We've heard about it every summer for years, but somehow it still happens, kids dying in hot cars. On average 40 kids die in hot cars every year, with most incidents happening towards the end of a typical work week. Dr. Benjamin Hoffman is a pediatrician and expert on child safety,  and sits down with Melanie Cole to discuss how fast cars can get too hot, how long it takes for kids to be affected by heat, staying hydrated, and the importance of parents keeping to their routines. And when it comes to kids in hot cars, if you see something, say something.

 EP 1,006B - Sound Sensitivity & Misophonia | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Have you ever felt that certain sounds drive you crazy? Eating, breathing, chewing? Well, there's actually a term for that: misophonia!  Misophonia is really quite common – perhaps affecting approximately 15% of adults (or 1 in 6.5 adults). Dr. Philip Gander joins Dr. Roizen to talk about our emotional responses to sounds, why certain sounds are commonly unbearable to many people, and how to handle any sounds that may trigger you.  Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor   Bonus How Your Diet Affects Your Risk for Cancer

 EP 1,006 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. New dietary guidelines regarding sugar Algal toxic blooms affect human health Could vegetable protein be the fountain of youth? What puts you at high risk for mental decline? 3 things.  What are you doing that makes knee pain worse? Eating dark chocolate once a week decreases your risk of heart problems PLUS so much more...   Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor  

 Upgrade Your Brain, Optimize Your Body & Defy Aging | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

After 25 years of doing radio shows with health experts, Dr. Friedman says there are really just 3 things people want: they want to upgrade their brain, they want to optimize their body and defy aging.  After 25 years of doing radio shows with health experts, Dr. Friedman says there are really just 3 things people want: they want to upgrade their brain, they want to optimize their body and defy aging.  Ben Greenfield's new book Boundless covers all those bases. He's a human performance consultant, a former bodybuilder and a 13-time author.  He joins Dr. Friedman to talk about his newest title, finding the best diet for your body with genetic testing, and getting outside (with or without shoes). Find out more about Ben and his podcast at BenGreenfieldFitness.com

 Modern Step-Parenting | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The stereotype stepparents we saw in the movies growing up are outdated.The stereotype stepparents we saw in the movies growing up are outdated. Step-parents of all genders, blended families, co-parenting, and more are becoming more the norm. Elizabeth Meade is a pediatric hospitalist, and the Medical Director of Patient Safety for Pediatrics at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, and a step-parent herself. She joins Melanie Cole again this episode to talk about the journey of introducing a new parent figure to children, how and when to discipline as a step-parent, and tips to settle disputes.

 EP 1,005B - Chronic Loneliness | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Chronic loneliness reached “epidemic” proportions in the U.S., even before the current pandemic. Chronic loneliness reached “epidemic” proportions in the U.S., even before the current pandemic. Social isolation generates stress, which drives up levels of the hormone cortisol, contributing to depression, diabetes, sleep problems, a weakened immune system, and other physical and mental illnesses. J.W. Freiberg or "Terry" discusses the social psychology and neurobiology of loneliness and connection, and the physical and emotional toll chronic loneliness can take, as well as offers strategies for identifying, managing, and overcoming loneliness, and changing the definition of loneliness. Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor   Bonus How Your Diet Affects Your Risk for Cancer

 EP 1,005 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. Smog harms women's brains, but one food may help buffer the damage How exercise may boost your brain  Guys, going vegetarian WILL NOT lower testosterone levels. But what will increase it? Urging schools to reopen this fall  3 reasons why beans can boost your brainpower A record number of opioid overdoses recorded in 2019 5 ways to get the most from your sleep  PLUS so much more...   Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor  

 Going Off The Grid | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Between Coronavirus and the political landscape right now, leaving it all to live a remote life in the mountains sounds pretty good right now, doesn't it? Between Coronavirus and the political landscape right now, leaving it all to live a remote life in the mountains sounds pretty good right now, doesn't it? Well, that's what Gary Collins did almost a decade ago. With a background in the military, Gary now lives off-the-grid part of the year in a remote area of NE Washington State and spends the rest of the year exploring in his travel trailer with his trusty black lab Barney. Gary talks about how he ended up living this life, what he's learned off the grid and how you can build a remote life for yourself if you choose. He also covers how you can simplify and uncluttered your current life.  Find out more about Gary and his life off the grid at www.thesimplelifenow.com.

 What To Expect When Having A Newborn During A Pandemic | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Having a baby is typically a joyous and exciting time. But now, during the COVID-19 pandemic, going to and spending time in the hospital is worrisome, and the idea of bringing a new life into the world amidst all this can be overwhelming. Having a baby is typically a joyous and exciting time. But now, during the COVID-19 pandemic, going to and spending time in the hospital is worrisome, and the idea of bringing a new life into the world amidst all this can be overwhelming.  Elizabeth Meade is a pediatric hospitalist, and the Medical Director of Patient Safety for Pediatrics at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, and joins Melanie Cold to discuss many common questions about labor during COVID-19 like visitor policies, if breastfeeding is safe, what to expect at the hospital and after delivery.

 EP 1,004 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. Are streetlights harming your teen's sleep? Is it okay to eat eggs if you have IBS The long-term harm of missing school Healthy school meal programs help poorer kids beat obesity Can probiotics help ease depression PLUS so much more...   Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor  

 EP 1,004B - Alcohol Related Deaths Are On The Rise | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alcohol-related deaths increasing in the United States. A recent study by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) scientists found that nearly 1 million people died from alcohol-related causes between 1999 and 2017. Alcohol-related deaths increasing in the United States. A recent study by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) scientists found that nearly 1 million people died from alcohol-related causes between 1999 and 2017.  The analysis of yearly death certificate data revealed that the number of death certificates mentioning alcohol more than doubled from 35,914 in 1999 to 72,558 in 2017, a year in which alcohol played a role in 2.6 percent of all deaths in the United States.  Joining Dr. Roizen to talk about these sobering statistics, and when we can do to combat this rise are Dr. Aaron White & Dr. Trish Powell, both from the NIAAA. Want better health and nutrition? Now you can get personalized supplement recommendations and custom vitamin packs delivered to your door! Go to PersonaNutrition.com/Roizen and take your free assessment and get 50% off your order today. - sponsor   Bonus How Your Diet Affects Your Risk for Cancer

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