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 Digital Literacy in The Age of Misinformation | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Digital and social media grow at such a fast, continual pace it's difficult to keep up. But our kids sure are good at it.Digital and social media grow at such a fast, continual pace it's difficult to keep up. But our kids sure are good at it. In the last couple of years, we've seen a barrage of misinformation online, making it hard to discern what is real and what is fake.Dr. Donald Shifrin joins us today to discuss digital literacy in an age of misinformation today. He is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics Emeritus at the University of Washington School of Medicine and was a practicing clinician and hospital attending in the Seattle Area for 39 years.He talks about using the internet to self-diagnose, credible sources, critical thinking skills, and how parents can help children parse out quality information vs. junk.

 EP 1107B - Trauma: The Invisible Epidemic | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every single one of us is affected by trauma, though some carry a heavier burden than others.In Trauma: The Invisible Epidemic, Dr. Paul Conti examines the most recent research, clinical best practices, and dozens of real-life stories to present a deeper, richer, and more urgent view of trauma. Every single one of us is affected by trauma, though some carry a heavier burden than others. Understanding its insidious effects and far-reaching complications is vital to charting the path to healing for all.In the book, Dr. Conti traces a step-by-step series of concrete changes that we can make both as individuals and as a society to alleviate trauma’s effects and prevent further traumatization in the future, including the different post-trauma syndromes, how they are classified, and their common symptoms, an examination of how for-profit health care systems can inhibit diagnosis and treatment of trauma, and the argument for a renewed humanist social commitment to mental health and wellness.Paul Conti, MD, is a graduate of Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his psychiatry training at Stanford and at Harvard, where he was appointed chief resident. He then served on the medical faculty at Harvard before moving to Portland, Oregon, and founding a clinic. Dr. Conti serves patients and clients throughout the United States and internationally, including the executive leadership of large corporations, specializing in the complex assessment and problem-solving, as well as both health and performance optimization.

 EP 1,107 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.  Can weather trigger headaches? The best foods for your kidneys  Highest risk factors for dementia pt2 Transmission of anxiety from parent to child differs by gender  The key to battling UTIs may be in your probiotic PLUS so much more...  

 Alternative Solutions to Traditional Plastic Surgery | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Genetics, stress, poor diet, and even a lack of sleep can accelerate the aging process. Is there an alternative to plastic surgery?Everyone would like to win the battle against the sands of time and keep their youthful appearance. But sometimes, genetics, stress, poor diet, and even a lack of sleep can accelerate the aging process.Plastic surgery is a popular solution, but there's the downtime -- and it does come with risks.Dr. Anthony Youn, America's "holistic plastic surgeon," joins Dr. Friedman in this encore episode from September 2019 to reveal the secrets to looking ten years younger without having to go under the knife. He also discusses his "whole body" approach to restoring youth and shares insights from his newest book, Playing God: The Evolution of a Modern Surgeon.

 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, the Medical Director of Patient Safety for Pediatrics at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, and a step-parent herself!She joins Melanie Cole in this encore episode from August 2020 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 1106B - Heat Illness & Summer Sun Safety | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Heat illness is a spectrum of disorders due to environmental exposure to heat.Heat illness is a spectrum of disorders due to environmental exposure to heat. It includes minor conditions such as heat cramps, heat syncope (or fainting from the heat), heat exhaustion, as well as the more severe condition known as heat stroke.Heat stroke can be deadly for athletes of all ages and levels. Even the fittest and healthiest people need to watch out for signs of heat illness. Sun exposure also contributes to heat illness. More than just heat and humidity, the radiant effect of sun and heat absorbed into surfaces like blacktop and artificial turf can contribute to heat illness.Dr. Korin Hudson joins us today with some tips on how to stay safe out in the summer heat. She is an associate professor at Georgetown University and a physician practicing sports medicine and emergency medicine with MedStar Health. She is currently a Team Physician for Georgetown University, Assistant Team Physician for the Washington Wizards and the Washington Mystics, and a consulting physician for the Washington Capitals.

 EP 1,106 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.  Only 7% of adults have normal metabolic health Why is medicare so expensive? A Mediterranean diet reduces frailty Resilience and stress management programs decrease burnout considerably Hypothyroidism could predict dementia later on  PLUS so much more...  

 "Ask the Doctor" with Dr. Friedman | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Dr. Friedman weighs in on a few of his listeners' questions.In this episode of "Ask the Doctor", Dr. Friedman answers some of his listeners' most pressing questions. Listen in for all the details. How do you pick the perfect watermelon?Alicia Wright - Myrtle Beach, SC Are there any supplements or certain foods to increase my sex drive?Tom Owens - St. Petersburg, FLAny tips for identifying real scallops at restaurants from fake ones?Michelle Schroeder - Greenville, SCMy husband wants me to go to the gym with him but I don't want to look grotesque like a bodybuilder, any tips?Mary Owens - Marietta, GAI've heard using a heating pad could cause cancer, is this true?Sarah Michelson - St. Louis, MOI've heard that alcohol helps enhance sex but it seems to have the opposite effect on me, why is that?James Harrison - Smyrna, GAI've heard if a banana has brown spots, that means it's been chemically ripened, is that true? Dan Sadler - Chicago ILMy sister lives near the Ohio River which is contaminated with the chemicals used to make Teflon. Is there anything natural she can do or is it too late? Susan MyersMy muscles are always sore from working out, anything you can recommend?Ron Zelensky - Orlando FLI'm suffering from brain fog, I forget things and feel like I am in a constant cloud. Is there anything I can eat that might help?Anne Stevens - Detroit, MIYou say mouthwash containing alcohol can dry out the mouth and make you more susceptible to bacteria build-up. I have gingivitis, anything you can suggest? Richard Bailey - Memphis, TNI love oatmeal but recently heard it's bad for me, what gives?!Julie Green - Joliette, ILI have osteoarthritis but I don't want to be on anti-inflammatory drugs or steroids, is there a natural remedy that works?Julie Kissinger - Smyrna, GACan you verify or debunk this: I have always been told that reverse osmosis is the only way to truly get all the bad stuff out of our water. Is that true? Kathy Gibson Linear - Sanibel, FL I suffer from migraine headaches, are there any foods I can add to my diet to alleviate them?Margaret Levy - KentuckyDo you have a question for Dr. Friedman? Send it to you him at AskTheDoctor@ToYourGoodHealthRadio.comIf he answers your question on the air, he’ll send you a signed copy of his award-winning, #1 bestselling book, Food Sanity: How to Eat in a World of Fads and Fiction. He’ll also include a free copy of his audiobook, “America’s Unbalanced Diet” (over a million copies sold!).To stay up to date with Dr. Friedman’s latest articles, videos, and interviews, go to DrDavidFriedman.com.You can follow him on social media:Twitter and Facebook: @DrDavidFriedmanInstagram: @DrDFriedman

 Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

ACES or Adverse Childhood Experiences is a broad term for a number of stressful and negative events that can happen in a child's life and affect them for years to come.ACES or Adverse Childhood Experiences is a broad term for a number of stressful and negative events that can happen in a child's life and affect them for years to come.  Well today, we are going to discuss what exactly this phrase means. We are joined by Andrew S. Garner, MD, Ph.D., FAAP, who is a pediatrician with Partners in Pediatrics in Westlake, Ohio, and is a member of the UH Rainbow Care Network, the region’s largest coordinated group of medical professionals providing care to children. He is also the Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.In this episode, Dr. Garner & Melanie Cole cover the different types of ACES, toxic stress, and the differences between ACES & trauma.

 EP 1,105 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.  Biologic age risked to all-cause cardiovascular deaths Low carb, high-fat diet reduces fatty liver  Gas used in homes has been linked to a cancer  Cognitive outcome predicts ICU survival rate  How to lower your blood sugar normally  PLUS so much more...  

 EP 1105B - Beyond Madness: The Pain and Possibilities of Serious Mental Illness | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Leading scientist Rachel A. Pruchno, Ph.D., wants more people to talk about serious mental illnesses in the open, and share their stories.Leading scientist and gifted storyteller Rachel A. Pruchno, Ph.D., was shocked to encounter misinformation, ignorance, and intolerance when she sought to help her daughter, newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Turning to the scientific literature, Dr. Pruchno eventually found solutions, but she realized many others would need help to understand the highly technical writing and conflicting findings.In Beyond Madness—part memoir, part history, and part empathetic guide—Dr. Pruchno draws on her decades as a mental health professional, her own family's experiences with mental illness, and extensive interviews with people with serious mental illness to discuss how individuals live with these illnesses, and the importance of talking about these illnesses in the open. Rachel A. Pruchno, Ph.D. is an Endowed Professor of Medicine at Rowan University and the director of research at the New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging.

 Perplexed About Probiotics | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Probiotics have taken center stage, rising to popularity quickly in the past decade largely due to how probiotics make people feel.George Parakevakos, executive director of the International Probiotics Association says it’s not easy being one of the most popular consumed dietary supplements, and here’s why: Probiotics have taken center stage, rising to popularity quickly in the past decade largely due to how probiotics make people feel - but do they work?This is a question that has been raised more recently as skeptics of probiotics appeal to the probiotics industry for in-depth answers. Parakevakos’ nonprofit organization has been leading the charge on the science and safety of probiotics for the past two decades.He joins Dr. Friedman in this encore episode from February 2021 to share what science says when it comes to probiotic efficacy and safety, and address misconceptions on how and when to use them.

 Teens & Vaping | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Vaping is everywhere these days, even more than traditional cigarette smoking.As a parent, we do our best to know what our children are doing when we can't be with them. But when it comes to vaping and e-cigarettes, they're a bit easier to hide than traditional marijuana use or cigarette smoking.Dr. Susan Walley is a Pediatrics Specialist, as well as the chair of the AAP Section on Tobacco Control.In this back-to-school episode from September 2021, she breaks down what e-cigarettes are, why people think they're "safer" when they're really not, and all of the lung problems that affect vape users.

 EP 1104B - The Future You: How AI Can Help You Get Healthier, Stress Less and Live Longer | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

There's quite literally nothing about health and wellness that won't be utterly transformed by the power of AI. The Future You: How Artificial Intelligence (AI) Can Help You Get Healthier, Stress Less, and Live Longer explores how AI is disrupting healthcare and what you need to know to navigate the new medical paradigm and improve your health in monumental ways—starting today. There's quite literally nothing about health and wellness that won't be utterly transformed by the power of AI. The Future You will show you what's coming—and what is already here.Biotech expert and author Harry Glorikian helps readers understand how to use technology (that they very likely already have) to create personalized healthcare experiences.Harry Glorikian is a global business expert, healthcare entrepreneur, podcaster, and author. For over three decades, he has built a breadth of successful ventures in the healthcare space, and he is well known for being at the forefront of helping invest in and grow innovative healthcare companies that are tackling groundbreaking areas of healthcare and biotechnology. He currently serves as a General Partner at Scientia Ventures, a VC firm focused on up-leveling companies that have the potential to transform healthcare.

 EP 1,104 News of the Week | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Every week, Dr. Roizen discusses the latest health headlines YOU need to know.Dr. Roizen talks about the latest health headlines that YOU need to know.  Is it healthy to drink water before bed? No! Anemia during pregnancy is increased among WIC participants 20% of CBD products still contain THC What is sugaring? Are probiotics good for vaginal health? PLUS so much more...  

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