Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-23

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-23.

17-22 Segment 1: Alternatives to Opioids for Pain

The crisis with opioid painkillers is making doctors look at alternative medicine therapies for a substitute for these drugs.

17-22 Segment 2: Giggling Epilepsy

Epilepsy can show itself in many ways, including as episodes of giggling and laughing.

Medical Notes 17-22

A look at important medical, health and science headlines for the week of May 28.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-22

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-22.

17-21 Segment 1: Blood Substitutes

Researchers have sought safe and effective blood substitutes for 60 years, and a few viable alternatives are in animal testing.

17-21 Segment 2: E-cigarettes and Oral Health

There are still a lot of questions about electronic cigarettes, but evidence is accumulating that the effect on the oral cavity can be as significant as tobacco cigarettes

Medical Notes 17-21

A look at important medical, health and science headlines for the week of May 21.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-21

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-21.

17-20 Segment 1: Elephant DNA: The secret to cancer suppression?

Some animals, such as elephants, almost never get cancer, and scientists have learned that the elephant DNA repair system is 20 times more powerful than the human system

17-20 Segment 2: Intergenerational Living

Some retirement homes are offering local college students room and board in return for interaction with elderly residents.

Medical Notes 17-20

A look at important medical, health and science headlines for the week of May 14.

Coming Up On Radio Health Journal Show 17-20

A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-20.

17-19 Segment 1: Bariatric Surgery in Teenagers

The proportion of severely obese teenagers continues to rise, but teens are often held back until even bariatric surgery isn’t enough to return them to normal weight

17-19 Segment 2: Cancer Treatment and Sex

Many patients are shy about bringing up the effect cancer treatment has on sexual function, unaware there are ways to help.