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McLaren's In Good Health

Health & Wellness Podcasts

McLaren Health Care’s In Good Health podcast provides information to help you lead a healthier life, from the physicians and healthcare experts across our fully integrated health network.

McLaren Health Care’s In Good Health podcast provides information to help you lead a healthier life, from the physicians and healthcare experts across our fully integrated health network.

Location:

United States

Description:

McLaren Health Care’s In Good Health podcast provides information to help you lead a healthier life, from the physicians and healthcare experts across our fully integrated health network.

Language:

English


Episodes

Advanced Alternative to Open Heart Surgery

2/11/2020
Timothy Logan, DO, discusses the transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure. In the episode, Dr. Logan answers the following: 1) What is TAVR? Can you describe the procedure? 2) Is this a common procedure? Do all hospitals offer this procedure? 3) Which patients may benefit from this procedure? 4) Can you describe the recovery process after TAVR? When can patients return to normal activity? 5) As Macomb County’s first comprehensive cardiovascular program, what other...

Duration:00:14:03

Women and Heart Disease

2/4/2020
Amy O'Neil, DO, discusses who is most at risk for heart disease, signs and symptoms of a heart attack, and how these symptoms might differ in women and men. She also shares some of the advancements in cardiac care. In the interview, Dr. O'Neil answers the following: 1) Heart disease has a major impact on our country, and in most communities it’s still the number one killer of adults. Who’s at greatest risk for heart disease? 2) What are the signs and symptoms of a heart attack? 3) Are...

Duration:00:08:37

Living with Multiple Sclerosis

1/28/2020
Alex Steinbock, DO, discusses the signs and symptoms of multiple sclerosis, as well as who is most at risk and what treatment options are available. He also shares what daily life is like for people living with MS. In the interview, Dr. Steinbock answers the following: 1) What is multiple sclerosis and what causes it? 2) What are the signs and symptoms? 3) Who is most at risk for MS? 4) Is there a cure? If not, what is the treatment? 5) Can people live normal, full lives with MS?

Duration:00:05:50

Choosing a Pediatrician

1/21/2020
Sometimes going to a new pediatrician can be a bit overwhelming, especially with a sick child. Alice Madani, MD, FAAP, discusses tips for parents when choosing a new pediatrician. She also shares information on the obesity epidemic and ways parents can minimize the likelihood their children will become obese. In this episode, Dr. Madani addresses the following questions: 1) How often should children visit the doctor in general? 2) Some children may be a bit anxious during physician...

Importance of Lung Screening

1/14/2020
Victor Gordon, MD, discusses why lung screenings are important, who represents a good candidate for screening, and what treatment options are considered should the screening detect something concerning. In the interview, Dr. Gordon answers the following: 1. As a pulmonologist, you see a wide range of lung diseases and conditions. What are some of the conditions you see most often in your practice? 2. One of the most frightening diagnoses for patients is cancer. Obviously, smoking is a key...

Duration:00:07:53

Advancements in Joint Replacement

1/14/2020
Michael Wagner, DO, discusses breakthrough advancements in joint replacement surgery, including robotics-assisted surgery. In the interview, Dr. Wagner answers the following: 1. What are the main reasons patients consider joint replacement? What are they typically experiencing in their daily lives, prior to the procedure? 2. Are patients typically of a certain age, or are you seeing younger patients in need of joint replacement? 3. There are various procedures used for joint replacement....

Duration:00:09:24