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Health Professional radio gives you access to interesting and entertaining interviews, news updates, professional profiles, research updates on a broad range of topics related to health.

Health Professional radio gives you access to interesting and entertaining interviews, news updates, professional profiles, research updates on a broad range of topics related to health.
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Brisbane, Australia

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Health Professional radio gives you access to interesting and entertaining interviews, news updates, professional profiles, research updates on a broad range of topics related to health.

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English


Episodes

Harmful Effects of Common Household Products

9/24/2018
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Dr. Marcela Magda Popa discusses her new book, "Keep Away from GRAS: Generally Recognized As Safe". She draws on her 16 years as a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician and her own experience as a patient suffering from autoimmune arthritis, breast abnormalities, and migraine headaches to raise awareness of the harmful effects that common household products and substances may have on our health. For more health-related news and updates, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:11:32

The Latest in Colorectal Cancer Detection

9/21/2018
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Colorectal cancer is actually one of the most preventable cancers when detected early. Padma Sundar, VP of Marketing and Business Development at CellMax Life, discusses a blood test that CellMax Life has developed that detects circulating tumor cells (CTCs) that shed directly into the bloodstream from tumors in their earliest stages. Results from a trial have shown that the CellMax test can detect colorectal cancer with an accuracy of 84 to 88 percent, providing an affordable, convenient,...

Duration:00:08:44

Ovarian Cancer Awareness

9/21/2018
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Dr. Robert Holloway discusses new treatments for ovarian cancer, known as maintenance treatments, for women whose disease has recurred and has either fully or partially responded to chemotherapy. Joining him will be Anne who will share her personal experience with the disease, and how she was able to persevere and overcome challenges despite her diagnosis. For more health-related news and updates, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:07:45

Health Management and the C-Suite Executive

9/20/2018
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Brenda Doherty, Partner at Buffkin / Baker, an executive search agency, who specializes in securing C-Suite leaders for hospitals and healthcare systems, discusses a gap in leadership when it comes to health management - especially concerning issues of ageism and women in the executive seat. She talks about her outlook on this recent shift and what women can do about it, why she is refocusing her efforts to the boardroom, and how outside players getting into healthcare will influence C-Suite...

Duration:00:11:05

Childhood Cancer Awareness Book Series

9/20/2018
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Author Kristin Barnett talks about her new children's book series "The Bug Who Thought He Lost His Buzz: What Happens When the Big, Bad Beast Stings" (August 8, 2018) that she wrote that seeks to alleviate some of the pressure presented by difficult conversations, like facing cancer or a serious illness. With parents, teachers, and youth leaders in mind, Barnett has seamlessly weaved a variety of tough life scenarios into storylines that keep kids interested and inspired. For more...

Duration:00:11:24

Flyp Nebulizer - A Revolutionary Way to Treat Asthma and COPD

9/20/2018
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Dr. David Shih, co-founder of CityMD Urgent Care, talks about the newest nebulizer device called Flyp. It’s literally revolutionizing the way people treat asthma and COPD by putting treatment back into the hands of patients (an on-the-go, convenient treatment that is the size of an iPhone!). For more health-related news and updates, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:08:45

Medical Technology and How it Changes the Future of Healthcare

9/20/2018
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Dr. Bertalan Meskó talks about some the most exciting developments in medical technology that has the potential to change the future of healthcare. He also shares his opinion on how the doctor-patient relationship has changed over the years through technology advancements. Dr. Meskó sees healthcare professionals as guides to patients in this era of medical and digital information, where patients can go online to search about their disease and look for possible treatments. For more...

Duration:00:21:49

OTL-78 - On Target Laboratories Prostate Cancer Drug Development

9/19/2018
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Dr. Michael Koch, MD, discusses the development of On Target Laboratories' new drug OTL-78 which targets and binds to cancerous cells, causing them to fluoresce to treat prostate cancer. For more health-related news and updates, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:08:13

R U OK? DAY - Suicide Prevention | 13 September 2018

9/12/2018
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13th September 2018 is R U OK? DAY, a national day of action dedicated to remind everyone to ask family and friends “Are you ok?” and to start conversations that could help change a life. R U OK? DAY aims to support those who are coping with grief, dealing with stress, and struggling in life. In this episode, Amanda Gordon, Director of Armchair Psychology, talks about the prevalence of suicide in today’s society, how to approach a friend, a family member, or a work colleague who may not be...

Duration:00:15:12

Use of Laser Technology to Manage Dental Fear and Anxiety

9/11/2018
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Studies demonstrate that the primary reasons why adults do not seek out dental help is because of their fear of going to the dentist, which could be associated with an unfortunate incident when they were a child. Dr. Samuel Low discusses the use of dental lasers to reduce the patient’s fear of going to the dentist. For more health-related stories and interviews, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:11:35

Deep TMS for Depression and OCD Treatment

9/11/2018
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Dr. Oscar Morales, Senior Medical Advisor at Achieve TMS East, discusses deep TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) a non invasive procedure for the treatment of depression, with no known side effects. It has also been FDA approved (August 2018) for the treatment of OCD. For more health-related stories and interviews, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:11:09

Collaborative Orthodontics and Oral Health

9/11/2018
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Dr. Sue Liebman, an orthodontist, discusses her collaborative approach to orthodontics and overall oral health. Her love of changing people’s smiles was nurtured early. Dr. Liebman literally grew up in the field of orthodontics, coming in to work in her father’s office since she was a child. What sets her apart is her true enjoyment of getting to know her patients and providing them with the highest level of care, coupled with her commitment to carefully listen and understand their...

Duration:00:11:19

Inmune BioINmune Bio - Cancer Treatment with Patient's Own Immune System

9/10/2018
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Clinicians and scientists have recognized that the most potent tool to attack a patient's cancer is their own immune system. Dr. Raymond J. Tesi, Founder and CEO/CMO of INmune Bio, talks about harnessing the patient’s immune system to treat cancer. Dr. Tesi and INmune Bio specialize in reinforcing the oft-ignored innate immune system. For more health-related stories and interviews, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:09:21

Trained Pharmacist talks about Alternative Medicine, Essential Oil and Supplement

9/10/2018
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Dr. Lindsey Elmore, a chemist and pharmacist, discusses the myths and facts about essential oils and supplements, as well as their benefits. To view the transcript of this interview, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:09:15

Snakebite Prevention and Treatment

9/9/2018
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Dr. Charles Gerardo, Chief of the Division of Emergency Medicine and Associate Professor at Duke University School of Medicine, talks about snake bites and offers additional information that may both surprise and educate about snakebite treatment and prevention. To view the transcript of this interview, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:10:06

RightEye EyeQ™ - Eye Tracking and How It Can Revolutionize Healthcare

9/4/2018
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Barbara Barclay discusses RightEye, a health technology company using eye tracking and gaming to revolutionize healthcare and vision performance through innovative vision tests and vision training games. RightEye EyeQ™ helps healthcare providers assess concussions, eyesight, brain and reading disorders, and performance issues in patients by following a science-based, metric-driven methodology. To view the transcript of this interview, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:11:36

EASE Mobile App: Improving Communication from the Operating Room

9/4/2018
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Dr. Kevin de la Roza discusses EASE (Electronic Access to Surgical Events) an application created by doctors that decreases waiting room anxiety by updating families with HIPAA-compliant video, image and text messages. To view the transcript of this interview, visit www.hpr.fm

Duration:00:10:27

Natural Fertility Treatments and Tips for Couples Who Want to Get Pregnant

9/3/2018
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Almost every person or every couple would like to conceive naturally if they possibly could do so. In this episode, Dr. Sonya Jessup talks about the importance of understanding fertility both in men and women, available natural fertility treatments in the market, and tips for couples who want to get pregnant.

Duration:00:13:49

AMSA Rural Health Summit 2018 - Go Beyond the Border

8/30/2018
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Jordan Vivian talks about her life as a medical student and spreads the word about the upcoming Rural Health Summit 2018, a national event designed to bring medical students in Australia to share their knowledge and passion for rural health. It will take place in Albury from September 28th to 30th. Jordan is the co-convener of the said event and is a representative of the Australian Medical Students Association.

Duration:00:13:39

Blackmores Sydney Running Festival 2018

8/29/2018
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Richard Henfrey, Chief Executive Officer of Blackmores, talks about their support for the Sydney Running Festival, which will be held on September 16, 2018. For 15 years, Blackmores has been sponsoring this huge event to encourage people to move more and take control of their health. There will be four running events to cover all ages and fitness levels - the Blackmores Sydney Marathon (42.2 kilometers); Blackmores half marathon (21 kilometres); Blackmores Bridge Run (10 kilometres); and the...

Duration:00:12:15