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Hadassah On Call: New Frontiers in Medicine takes you behind the headlines with Hadassah Medical Organization doctors and specialists, patients and nurses. Listen and be amazed. Brought to you by Hadassah, The Women's Zionist Organization of America.

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United States

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Hadassah On Call: New Frontiers in Medicine takes you behind the headlines with Hadassah Medical Organization doctors and specialists, patients and nurses. Listen and be amazed. Brought to you by Hadassah, The Women's Zionist Organization of America.

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@hadassah

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English

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(800) 928-0685


Episodes
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The Invisible Wound: Living with PTSD

5/15/2024
In the aftermath of the attack on Israel on October 7, the Hadassah Medical Organization's chief psychologist discusses how post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can affect individuals who have experienced traumatic events as well as those close to them.

Duration:00:30:49

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Your Best Foot Forward

4/26/2024
How important are the correct shoes? Is foot health only crucial if you are diabetic? Simple fractures, arthritis—what are the new treatments? In this episode, we're talking to Dr. Yechiel Gellman, senior foot and ankle surgeon at the Hadassah Medical Organization.

Duration:00:26:59

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#EndTheSilence: Addressing Sexual Violence

3/20/2024
In this special episode, we sit down with Dr. Dvora Bauman, director of the Bat Ami Center for Victims of Sexual Abuse. She sheds light on the pressing issue of sexual violence stemming from the October 7 Hamas massacre in Israel, its implications, and the challenges ahead.

Duration:00:29:23

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Pulse Check: Beating Heart Disease

2/15/2024
Listen as Donna Zfat-Zwas, MD, MPH, Director of the Linda Joy Pullin Cardiovascular Wellness Institute for Women of the Hadassah Medical Organization, discusses new procedures, diet tips, and much more to reduce your risk of heart disease.

Duration:00:32:11

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All Ears: Hearing Loss Treatments & Trends

1/19/2024
Dr. Michal Kaufman, head of the Ear Surgery and Cochlear Transplantation Center at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem, talks us through the causes and treatments of hearing loss.

Duration:00:37:47

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Hadassah On the Ground: In Peace and War - December Briefing

12/14/2023
In the fourth episode and third briefing of our special Hadassah On The Ground updates, we hear from Hadassah Medical Organization leaders and physicians and how they are treating the patients who have suffered severe psychological trauma following the attacks.

Duration:00:45:46

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Special Episode: At War: Heal Israel Now - Part 3

11/15/2023
In the third episode of our special At War: Heal Israel Now briefings, we hear from Hadassah Medical Organization leaders and physicians, as well as grateful patients, working to support Hadassah hospitals, which together have treated more than 200 wounded soldiers and civilians.

Duration:00:48:14

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Special Episode: At War: Heal Israel Now - Part 1

10/30/2023
In part 1 of a special two-part episode, hear how Hadassah has been providing vital medical care to soldiers, civilians and displaced families since the start of Israel's war with Hamas.

Duration:00:33:51

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Special Episode: At War: Heal Israel Now - Part 2

10/30/2023
In part 2 of a special two-part episode, hear how Hadassah has been providing vital medical care to soldiers, civilians and displaced families since the start of Israel's war with Hamas.

Duration:00:32:07

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Labor, Delivery & Me

9/13/2023
The season five opener of Hadassah On Call is discussing all things labor and delivery from the vantage point of two Hadassah expert perspectives; a doctor and head midwife.

Duration:00:41:29

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Breathe Easy: All About Asthma

8/16/2023
Can your environment trigger asthma? Does asthma impact your sleep pattern? Is it genetic? We're delving into asthma causes, management and triggers with Dr. Joel Reiter, head of Hadassah Medical Organization's sleep center and a pediatric pulmonologist.

Duration:00:26:16

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Secrets to Living Better While Growing Older

7/19/2023
Is it too late to live better? How many doctors do seniors really need? Can dementia be prevented or reversed? What are the most essential tips to better living as we age? We're discussing this and more with Hadassah's geriatric and rehabilitation expert, Dr. Jeremy Jacobs.

Duration:00:38:01

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Gut-Wrenching: Crohn's, Colitis and More

6/14/2023
Abdominal cramps, severe diarrhea and even rectal bleeding? We’re breaking down treatment, risks, and what to avoid with inflammatory bowel diseases from the adult and child perspective with two Hadassah experts in the newest episode.

Duration:00:27:30

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Melanoma: Latest on Cures, Causes and Vaccines

5/17/2023
We're delving into melanoma with world-renowned expert Professor Michal Lotem, head of the Center for Melanoma and Cancer Immunotherapy at the Sharett Institute of Oncology.

Duration:00:25:24

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Closing in on a Cure for Cancer

4/19/2023
World-renowned Dr. Polina Stepensky, director of Hadassah’s Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immunotherapy, returns to discuss her groundbreaking cancer research.

Duration:00:29:49

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Eating Disorders: Not Just About Food

3/16/2023
Extreme picky eating and shorter stature are just two topics linked to eating disorders. We delve into these and more in this episode with Dr. Esti Galili-Weisstub, dir. of the Herman Dana Div. of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Efrat Dreizner, coordinator of social work.

Duration:00:55:13

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Heart Matters: Exploring Innovative Heart Treatments

2/16/2023
In honor of American Heart Month, we're talking all things heart and a revolutionary new system capturing and removing blood clots with Dr. David Planer, director of the department of Interventional Cardiology at Hadassah Medical Organization.

Duration:00:24:34

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Fertility & Sperm: The Lowdown

1/11/2023
Our latest episode dives into the findings of a new study showing a drastic decrease in sperm count and sperm concentration over the past decades. Listen as Professor Hagai Levine, public health physician, epidemiologist and head of the environmental health track of the Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Public Health, discusses how this can impact fertility.

Duration:00:28:45

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The Truth About Hormones & Women's Mental Health

12/5/2022
It's a fact: hormones do affect women's mental health. Find out how they affect PMS, pre- and postpartum depression, menopause — and what the latest research tells us.

Duration:00:28:04

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Kids, Cancer & Genes

10/12/2022
Hear the latest on childhood cancers: possible causes, bone marrow transplants and other treatments including precision medicine and ongoing research in DNA and liquid biopsies.

Duration:00:31:35