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A Woman’s Journey: Insights That Matter

Jun 10, 2019

The number of individuals being diagnosed with brain disorders is increasing: Alzheimer’s disease: 5.4M Americans and 24M globally; Parkinson’s: 630,000 Americans; Dementias: 46.8M globally; and Stroke: 795,000 Americans. Learn about new research shedding light onto the mysteries of the brain with Dr....


Jun 5, 2019

June is Alzheimer’s disease Awareness Month.  In honor of the estimated 5.7M Americans are living with Alzheimer’s today and an estimated 14 million by 2050, Dr. Constantine Lyketsos, director of Memory and Alzheimer’s Treatment Center and director of the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns...


May 2, 2019

May is Bladder Cancer Month.

Did you know that bladder cancer is one of the most common genitourinary cancers in adults worldwide, and it is the fourth most common cancer in men? Women should be aware than although less common in women, women tend to have a worse prognosis if diagnosed.

The American Cancer Society’s...


Apr 4, 2019

Did you know that kidney disease is a serious disease affecting >30 million Americans and >700,000 have End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)? Nephrologist and epidemiologist Deidra Crews provides background on who is at risk, the causes and treatment for kidney disease and what can be done to prevent developing...


Mar 7, 2019

Colon cancer researcher Cynthia Sears defines what the microbiome is and how it contributes to disease, like heart, cancer, weight/obesity and mental health. Also discussed is the role of probiotics, yogurt, Kefir and fermented foods. 

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