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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 Ease Your Children's Anxiety About Coronavirus | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

While children may not fully understand what's going on regarding coronavirus, they can still pick up on the fear and anxiety circulating within the their environment.COVID-19's presence in our society, our communities, our households is the cause of a great deal of anxiety. While children may not fully understand what's going on, they can still pick up on the fear and anxiety circulating within the their environment. They also may not comprehend the importance of social distancing. They're disappointed by the reality of the situation. Allow them to own that disappointment (don't deny it), but try to find ways to explain why social distancing is so critical for the health of the family and the health of the world. Dr. David J. Schonfeld is a developmental-behavioral pediatrician and Professor of the Practice in the Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work and Pediatrics at the University of Southern California and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He joins Melanie Cole, MS, to share tips for parents on creating structure and consistency, discussing feelings of fear and anxiety, and how to best get through these uncertain times.

 EP 985C - Special Episode on COVID-19 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know. In this special COVID-19 focused episode, he clarifies facts and fiction.In this special episode on COVID-19, Dr. Roizen talks about the important facts YOU need to know. Will the warmer weather slow the spread of coronavirus? Testing for a COVID-19 vaccine (and the money behind the effort).  How the virus is actually spread. Should you be wearing a mask? How soon could a vaccine be available? One in six people infected are asymptomatic -- and can spread the disease without knowing. Five-day incubation period also means you could be infecting others without realizing it. The best way to disinfect your surfaces. An easy way to protect your immune system? Get enough restful sleep.   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 985B - Migraine Management that Actually Works | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

The vast majority of migraine sufferers have been hugely dissatisfied with current medical treatment options. With a plethora of migraine management options, which ones work best? Research shows the vast majority of sufferers have been hugely dissatisfied with current medical treatment options. And, many are frustrated with those who don't understand that a migraine is not simply a "really bad headache."  After a lifetime of living and studying the disease, Dr. Jelena Pavlovic's research has identified the best ways to manage migraines. She joins Dr. Roizen to share how to manage migraine triggers, such as understanding seasonal changes, avoiding certain foods, and finding ways to lessen stress. 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 What Does COVID-19 Do to the Body?

 EP 985 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. Best high-fiber foods for you. What's the best way to prep meals during self-isolation? More sleep at night reduces daytime injury. Inactivity in teens -- what sedentary time is risking in terms of depression. Age bias in the medical community -- what to know if you're in your 70s and 80s.  An additional note on COVID-19. 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  

 Relentless: Unleashing a Life of Purpose, Grit, and Faith | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

In his new book, Relentless, John Tesh shares how he used obstacles, including a deadly disease, to shape his remarkable life.A happy, healthy, and successful person is someone who can take the bricks that are thrown at him and use them to build a strong foundation. Order Carnivora: Nature’s Nutritional Powerhouse -sponsor No one knows that better than John Tesh. In his new book, Relentless, he shares how he used obstacles, including a deadly disease, to shape his remarkable life. All of us will encounter tragedies and heartache. That's called "life." It's how we handle them that defines us. Listen as Tesh joins Dr. Friedman to share his journey.

 EP 984 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. A lot of states are now banning plastic-use bags. The problem? Reusable bags carry bacteria. How to avoid the risk Most teens are bored with high school. Why we need to get them more excited. Patients on blood thinners -- what you need to know about colorectal cancer detection. Editing your immune system to fight cancer?  Nurses may need suicide prevention screening. Male nurses are committing suicide at twice the national rate. Miso soup eaters are living about 20% longer than non-eaters.  Peanut allergy pill updates. 10 tips for heart-healthy living. 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 984B - Long Walk Out of the Woods | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Dr. Adam B. Hill suffered despair and disillusionment with the culture of medicine, culminating in a spiral of depression, alcoholism, and an active suicidal plan. Pediatric oncologist and palliative care physician Dr. Adam B. Hill suffered despair and disillusionment with the culture of medicine, culminating in a spiral of depression, alcoholism, and an active suicidal plan. Then, while in recovery from active addiction, he lost a colleague to suicide, further revealing the extent of the secrecy and broken systems contributing to an epidemic of professional distress within the medical field. In his book, Long Walk Out of the Woods: A Physician's Story of Addiction, Depression, Hope, and Recovery, he helps identify the barriers and obstacles standing in the way of mental health recovery, while pleading for a revolutionary new approach to how we treat individuals in substance use recovery. Listen as Dr. Hill joins Dr. Roizen to share how he continues to fight stereotypes/stigma and teach vulnerability, compassion, and empathy. 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 Social Distancing Helps Prevent COVID-19 Spread—Here’s What That Means

 Moving Medicine Forward PLUS Benefits of a Plant-Based Diet | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

When given proper nutrition, the body has an amazing ability to heal itself.How much of a medical student's education is dedication to nutrition? You might be surprised at the answer. Order Carnivora: Nature’s Nutritional Powerhouse -sponsor An almost total lack of nutritional education in med school and medicine in general is what led Dr. Michael Klaper to form Moving Medicine Forward to stress the critical role nutrition plays in healing chronic disease. When given proper nutrition, Dr. Klaper has seen firsthand the body's ability to heal itself, especially from chronic diseases like obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and autoimmune diseases -- which form the majority of ailments and causes of death.  All of these disease states are largely caused by diet and lifestyle and can generally be significantly reduced or eliminated. Listen as Dr. Klaper joins Dr. Friedman to discuss why nutrition is simultaneously so important -- and oftentimes so confusing. He also shares information on certain diet trends, including the keto diet (which he considers worrisome).

 EP 983 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. Can running help you live longer? As long as you don't do too much. What's the diff in processed vs. ultra-processed food? Does a diet rich in fruits and veggies really lower your risk of dementia? Many moms-to-be are stressed -- what does that mean for the baby. Study confirms CT screening cuts lung cancer deaths. 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 983B - New Approach Could Be Used to Detect and Kill Viruses in the Bloodstream | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Robert J. Linhardt, PhD, has been actively involved in uncovering more effective solutions for hard-to-treat viruses.There are a number of viruses in the world that are very difficult to treat. Dengue, West Nile, and Zika are three on that list. Robert J. Linhardt, PhD, has been actively involved in uncovering more effective treatments for these viruses and more. Specific to Dengue, Dr. Linhardt and his colleagues have found a way to detect and treat the virus. By folding snippets of DNA into the shape of a five-pointed star using structural DNA nanotechnology, these researchers have created a "trap" that captures Dengue virus as it floats in the bloodstream. Once sprung, the trap -- which is non-toxic and is naturally cleared from the body -- lights up. It’s the most sensitive test for the mosquito-borne diseases yet devised. Listen as Dr. Linhardt joins Dr. Roizen to explain what this means for the future of virus treatment. They also discuss coronavirus. 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 What Does COVID-19 Do to the Body?

 Encore Episode: Electronic Devices and Social Media | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Teach your children how to manage digital usage and social media.Today’s children are immersed in digital media. It can be a double-edged sword. Remember that technology is a tool. Children need parameters to help manage online interactions. As a parent, you need to guide them. Monitor what they’re doing. Warn your child about the perils of online communication. They may think that all people are as honest as they are, which means they may provide too much personal information in earnest.  Listen as Dr. Corinn Cross joins Melanie Cole, MS, to discuss what you should know about your child’s use of digital devices.

 Hormone Balance for Optimal Health: A Food Solution | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

What you eat may hold the answer to restoring your good health.Some of the most troubling health problems have a surprising solution. It's called food! Order Carnivora: Nature’s Nutritional Powerhouse -sponsor From weight problems, infertility, diabetes, and thyroid problems to acne, hot flashes and even cancer, what we eat may hold the answer to restoring our good health. Dr. Neal Barnard joins Dr. Friedman to share some shocking new science on how hormones are wreaking havoc on the body and how our diet can offer a solution. If you want to improve your health, reduce pain, and shed some weight, this episode has the info you need.

 Preventing Suicide | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Watch for warning signs to help prevent suicide.Pediatric suicide is a difficult topic but parents may be able to help children who are at risk. Bullying is rampant in pre-teens and teens. In the age of social media, bullying doesn't stop once the school day is done. Find out how much time your child is spending online. Those who are already prone to anxiety and depression are at greater risk for self-harm and suicide. Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) lead to higher potential for depression. Feeling unworthy, lonely or trapped can trigger suicidal thoughts. Call 1.800.273.TALK (8255) or text TALK to 741741 if you or someone you know seems to be at risk. Listen as Dr. Cora Breuner joins Melanie Cole, MS to discuss suicide risk.

 EP 982 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. Coronavirus facts (asymptomatic transmission, why the disease hasn't slowed, vaccine potential, prevention tips). Which medications increase dementia risk? When should you start getting your cholesterol checked? Depends on your family history. Exercise has so many health benefits -- how should you begin an exercise program if you've previously never been into fitness? Healthy living keeps the flu and other illnesses at bay. Here are the step you should take. Emergency care workers are often short on sleep. The impact stress has on turning your hair gray/white. 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 982B - Safe Infant Sleep: Expert Answers to Your Co-Sleeping Questions | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Some pediatric experts firmly direct moms to never put an infant in an adult bed. This generic, “one-size-fits-all” message puts many babies in potentially more dangerous or life-threatening situations.For most of human history, mothers have effectively combined co-sleeping and breastfeeding to provide for their babies’ social, psychological, and physical needs. Yet, some pediatric experts firmly direct moms to never put an infant in an adult bed. This generic, “one-size-fits-all” message, and the powerful public health campaigns used to reinforce it, not only frighten parents, but also put many babies in potentially more dangerous or life-threatening situations Dr. James J. McKenna says that “safe co-sleeping arrangements can actually help protect infants from SIDS or other sleep-related deaths, which are twice as likely to occur for infants sleeping in separate rooms from their parents.” Listen as Dr. McKenna joins Dr. Roizen to share insights from his new book, Safe Infant Sleep: Expert Answers to Your Co-sleeping Questions, and explain why co-sleeping can be a safe, healthful approach. 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 The Major Health Risk You Take Every Day

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