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Health & Wellness Podcasts

Welcome to Southwest General’s Health Talk. Being healthy is critical to living life to its fullest. Join our medical experts each month as they shed light on current health news and talk plainly about everything from basic health advice to worrisome and sometimes embarrassing symptoms. As an award-winning health system, Southwest General has been providing life-saving care for more than a century. If you’re looking to take control of your health and wellness, this podcast is for you. Subscribe in Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you’re listening now.

Welcome to Southwest General’s Health Talk. Being healthy is critical to living life to its fullest. Join our medical experts each month as they shed light on current health news and talk plainly about everything from basic health advice to worrisome and sometimes embarrassing symptoms. As an award-winning health system, Southwest General has been providing life-saving care for more than a century. If you’re looking to take control of your health and wellness, this podcast is for you. Subscribe in Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you’re listening now.

Location:

United States

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Welcome to Southwest General’s Health Talk. Being healthy is critical to living life to its fullest. Join our medical experts each month as they shed light on current health news and talk plainly about everything from basic health advice to worrisome and sometimes embarrassing symptoms. As an award-winning health system, Southwest General has been providing life-saving care for more than a century. If you’re looking to take control of your health and wellness, this podcast is for you. Subscribe in Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you’re listening now.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Differences Between Seasonal Influenza, Allergies and COVID-19

11/17/2020
Dr. Lucy O'Brien explains the difference between seasonal flu, allergies, and COVID-19.

Duration:00:09:26

Stroke Awareness & Prevention

10/27/2020
Maureen Moore, RN shares what a stroke is, risk factors, prevention and treatment options, and what the acronym FAST stands for.

Duration:00:12:33

HPV Protection, Screening and Vaccination

10/16/2020
Dr. Emily LaSota discusses what HPV is, how it's transmitted, prevention, and treatment options.

Duration:00:12:56

Identifying and Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Our Students

9/9/2020
Dr. Rebecca Zarko discusses the mental health needs of students who might be returning to schools this fall or continuing with online learning.

Duration:00:15:29

Emergency Care

8/13/2020
According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), Emergency Room visits declined more than 42 percent during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Susan Tout shares the symptoms that need immediate attention to avoid a life-threatening situation and hospital safety protocols in place for patients.

Duration:00:10:33

Summer and Coronavirus

7/24/2020
Dr. Mark Meacham explains how to keep safe during the summer months while businesses start opening up again amidst the pandemic.

Duration:00:11:52

Natural Remedies and Techniques for Anxiety

7/13/2020
The COVID-19 crisis has significantly impacted our daily lives as we know (or knew) them to be, bringing along with it a concurrent mental health crisis. For most, anxiety is a normal part of life. But when the anxiety starts to become a daily struggle, it’s time to take control of it before it manifests itself. Andrew McGill, a certified nurse practitioner breaks down tips on how to take back control with some natural remedies.

Duration:00:11:29

Telehealth in the Age of COVID-19

7/13/2020
Dr. Jose Bocanegra explains what telehealth is, how it works, how to prepare for your appointment and how to schedule a telehealth visit with your provider.

Duration:00:11:57

Coping with Mental Health and Addiction Issues During COVID-19

5/12/2020
Dr. Raman Baishnab shares tips on how to seek help as well as cope with mental health and addition during the pandemic.

Duration:00:11:46

Pregnancy, Childbirth and COVID-19

5/12/2020
Dr. Emily LaSota shares if COVID-19 affects pregnant women, if there are any risks to the fetus, precautions women should take, how labor and delivery will be different, and what pregnant women should do if they are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.

Duration:00:13:51