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At Pullman Regional Hospital, we want to be your source for healthcare information. The Health Podcast is designed so you can hear from your local medical experts on health topics relevant to you.

At Pullman Regional Hospital, we want to be your source for healthcare information. The Health Podcast is designed so you can hear from your local medical experts on health topics relevant to you.
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At Pullman Regional Hospital, we want to be your source for healthcare information. The Health Podcast is designed so you can hear from your local medical experts on health topics relevant to you.

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English


Episodes

What is Music Therapy and How Does it Work

1/21/2020
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Music can improve mood and support mental health. Christina Pansegrau, Board Certified Music Therapist, discusses music therapy.

Duration:00:09:14

How to Stay Active and Independent for Life

1/14/2020
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Staying Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) is a fantastic, evidence-based program to help older adults reduce risk of falling. Carrie Coen, Director of Summit Therapy and Health Services, discusses SAIL.

Duration:00:08:24

All About Headaches: Causes, Warning Signs, and Treatment Options

12/19/2019
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Headaches are very common and can cause a lot of pain. Dr. Sarita Said-Said, Neurologist and Neuromuscular Medicine Specialist, discusses causes, warning signs and treatment options for headaches.

Duration:00:18:10

Urgency vs. Emergency: Do You Know the Difference

12/13/2019
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When should go go to urgent care versus the emergency room? Dr. Ben Rhoades, Emergency Medicine Physician, discusses the difference between the two.

Duration:00:06:39

What is Seasonal Depression and How is it Treated

12/12/2019
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Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that is related to seasonal changes. Deborah Blazzard, Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, discusses this condition.

Duration:00:06:03

How to Practice Mindful Eating During the Holidays

10/9/2019
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Since the holidays bring temptation with all of the delicious eats, it's challenging to refrain from gorging on all of the tasty foods. Melissa Francik, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach, discusses how to eat mindfully during the holidays.

Duration:00:10:59

Understanding the Risks and Dangers of Vaping

9/24/2019
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The growing vaping trend presents certain health concerns. Dr. Pete Mikkelsen, Medical Director of Emergency Services at Pullman Regional Hospital, discusses the dangers of vaping.

Duration:00:08:40

Everything You Need to Know About Acupuncture

9/17/2019
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Acupuncture may help ease some of your physical symptoms. Liz Lee, Licensed Acupuncturist andTraditional East Asian Medicine Practitioner, discusses everything you need to know about acupuncture.

Duration:00:07:03

Providing a Healing Environment with the Prescription Pets Program

7/22/2019
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Interacting with pets can help heal both body and mind. Kelly Sebold, Speech Language Pathologist, describes the Prescription Pets Program.

Duration:00:08:45

Preparing for International Travel: Immunizations and Other Advice

7/10/2019
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If you have international travel on the books, there are some things you should do to prepare your health. Shari Larsen, International Travel Advice and Immunization Clinic Coordinator, discusses necessary immunizations and other recommendations before you travel.

Duration:00:10:34

Dyslexia: What Is It and How Can You Treat It

7/8/2019
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Dyslexia is a language-based neurological condition. Jennifer Griffin, Speech Language Pathologist, explains how dyslexia works and how it's treated.

Duration:00:12:16

Pediatric Care Coordination at Pullman Regional Hospital

5/30/2019
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For all issues and concerns related to pediatric treatment, Pullman Regional Hospital has someone to help your child understand what's happening. Catherine Wilkins, Pediatric Care Coordinator, discusses how her team works with kids.

Duration:00:06:50

Generosity Inspires at Pullman Regional Hospital

5/14/2019
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Generosity is part of the culture at Pullman Regional Hospital. Megan Guido, Chief Marketing and Community Relations Officer, discusses Generosity Inspires and how it benefits the community.

Duration:00:06:08

What to Know About Sexual Assault Treatment

4/18/2019
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One of six women has been the victim of an attempted or completed rape, and women don't always report violations to the police. Stephanie Knewbow, Emergency Department Director and Clinical Coordinator, discusses sexual assault treatment.

Duration:00:07:59

What is Advance Care Planning and Why is it so Important

4/8/2019
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It's tough to talk about preferences for future health care treatments in the event something happens to you. Jessica Rivers, Advance Care Planning Facilitator and Care Coordinator discusses advance care planning.

Duration:00:06:17

Advice from a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

3/1/2019
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March is National Nutrition Month, bringing awareness to healthy eating and celebrating registered dieticians. Joyce Marshall, Director of Nutrition Therapy, discusses Pullman Regional Health's offerings for National Nutrition Month.

Duration:00:07:54

Worried About Falling? Here's How to Ease Those Worries

2/12/2019
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Slips and falls can cause devastating damage, particularly for the aging population. Kaitlin Watson, occupational therapist, shares tips for fall prevention. Resources: Medications linked to Falls https://www.cdc.gov/steadi/pdf/STEADI-FactSheet-MedsLinkedtoFalls-508.pdf Home Fall Prevention Checklist https://www.cdc.gov/steadi/pdf/STEADI-Brochure-CheckForSafety-508.pdf Family Caregivers: Protect Your Loved Ones from...

Duration:00:11:03

What You Need to Know about Heart Health

1/29/2019
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Heart disease is common among Americans. It is also largely preventable. Dr. David Jones, non-invasive cardiologist with Palouse Heart Center, discusses heart health.

Duration:00:08:45

Sleep & Sleep Apnea

1/4/2019
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Sleep is imperative for overall health and wellness. Sleep apnea has greater effects on the body than interruptions to overnight rest. Dr. Vinod Mehta discusses the importance of sleep.

Duration:00:08:15

COOLIEF: Non-Narcotic, Non-Surgical Procedure for Pain Management

12/12/2018
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Pain management is a challenge, especially given the current opioid epidemic. Corey Johnson, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, discusses COOLIEF, a non-narcotic, non-surgical procedure for pain management.

Duration:00:11:29