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The Healthy You podcast from NorthShore University HealthSystem examines trending topics in healthcare, from issues making headlines to the latest developments in clinical care and newest trends to help you lead a healthier life. The podcast is an informative and entertaining dive into what’s happening in healthcare.

The Healthy You podcast from NorthShore University HealthSystem examines trending topics in healthcare, from issues making headlines to the latest developments in clinical care and newest trends to help you lead a healthier life. The podcast is an informative and entertaining dive into what’s happening in healthcare.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Healthy You podcast from NorthShore University HealthSystem examines trending topics in healthcare, from issues making headlines to the latest developments in clinical care and newest trends to help you lead a healthier life. The podcast is an informative and entertaining dive into what’s happening in healthcare.

Language:

English

Contact:

8475702000


Episodes

Risking It All: An ER doctor finding hope on the frontlines of COVID

7/28/2020
“I’m not going to let you die.” Risking it all, an ER physician shares the resilience and hope found on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Duration:00:28:15

He Didn’t Think COVID-19 Was a Big Deal – Until He Got It

6/2/2020
Jim Ingle thought COVID-19 wasn’t any worse than having the flu, until he got it. He describes his three-week fight at home experiencing symptoms “five times worse” than the flu to the point of asking to try an untested experimental treatment.

Duration:00:23:10

Are You Afraid of the Coronavirus?

2/28/2020
As clusters of the coronavirus break out across the globe, Jennifer Grant, MD, an Infectious Disease physician, explains why we should care about the coronavirus. What public health officials don’t know about the deadly virus is what worries her.

Duration:00:16:57

Are You Afraid of the Coronavirus?

2/25/2020
As clusters of the coronavirus break out across the globe, Jennifer Grant, MD, an Infectious Disease physician, explains why we should care about the coronavirus. What public health officials don’t know about the deadly virus is what worries her.

Duration:00:19:22

“They Thought They Would Die”: The Vaping Epidemic

2/7/2020
A national outbreak of severe lung injuries had investigators scrambling to find out what could sicken and kill healthy young patients. NorthShore toxicologist Jerrold Leikin, MD, explains the shadowy, deadly world of black market vaping.

Duration:00:31:31

Do You Have Dense Breasts?

12/19/2019
This episode explains the urgency of why you need to know if you have dense breast tissue and how the laws are changing in 2020 to help.

Duration:00:23:33

The Cannabis Question

8/22/2019
From the frontlines of the medical marijuana debate, Leslie Mendoza Temple, MD, shares her unique perspective on the changing landscape of cannabis—from medical marijuana to the proliferation of CBD retail outlets and what you need to know.

Duration:00:40:47

Beer Vendor Bond

5/14/2019
A Wrigley Field beer vendor recovering from a massive heart attack shared a special bond with his cardiologist, who was also a beer vendor at Wrigley.

Duration:00:30:24

Bring Your DNA to the Pharmacy

5/13/2019
This episode delves into how your DNA affects the medications you should take, a developing field known as Pharmacogenomics, where caregivers are assessing patients’ DNA to try to determine what drug is best for them.

Duration:00:26:10

On the Frontlines of the Opioid Epidemic - Opioid Addiction Series Part 3

1/25/2019
In episode three of our three part series on the opioid epidemic in America, we talk to Dr. Michael Nelson, a NorthShore University HealthSystem physician who is on the front lines of this epidemic. Dr. Nelson helps save the lives of overdose victims who come into the emergency department and works with patients who need help overcoming their addiction. Dr. Nelson also talks about the history of substance abuse in society and the frightening trends he sees today.

Duration:00:34:38

Surrender and Recovery - Opioid Addiction Series Part 2

1/25/2019
In episode two of our three part series on the opioid epidemic in America, we revisit Sharon, who after being confronted by her sister about her addiction decided to seek help. We then speak to addiction experts at the Doreen E. Chapman Center, a comprehensive treatment facility at NorthShore University HealthSystem in suburban Chicago for individuals struggling with substance use disorders.

Duration:00:25:06

Sharon's Journey - Opioid Addiction Series Part 1

1/25/2019
In episode one of three, we speak with Sharon, a mother of five from suburban Chicago who describes how she fell into opioid addiction after undergoing a surgical procedure to address her chronic pain.

Duration:00:12:39