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Health 101 is a podcast series from Metro Omaha Medical Society hosted by veteran journalist Carol Wang. It dives into health issues we all could be dealing with. We hope it will make you a better patient advocate for yourself or your loved ones.

Health 101 is a podcast series from Metro Omaha Medical Society hosted by veteran journalist Carol Wang. It dives into health issues we all could be dealing with. We hope it will make you a better patient advocate for yourself or your loved ones.
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Omaha, NE

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Health 101 is a podcast series from Metro Omaha Medical Society hosted by veteran journalist Carol Wang. It dives into health issues we all could be dealing with. We hope it will make you a better patient advocate for yourself or your loved ones.

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English


Episodes

Weight Loss

9/16/2019
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Paleo, low carb, keto, Mediterranean—there are so many approaches to diet and so much of it is aimed at whittling the waistline. Time to talk about what works, what doesn’t, and why it may not be what you eat that’s causing the pounds to stick. This podcast proudly supported by Children’s Hospital Subscribe, rate, and review our podcast wherever you get your podcasts so you don't miss an episode! Also follow up on the M.O.M.S website and on Facebook. A Parkville Media Production. A...

Duration:00:31:09

Skin

9/9/2019
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It’s the largest organ on our body and it protects us from the elements of life. But skin is also the source of alarming numbers of cancer cases in young people as well as a roughly 140 billion dollar industry to fight the signs of aging. So today we delve into all things skin—how to protect it, what’s happening to it and how do we best care for it. This podcast proudly supported by Children’s Hospital Subscribe, rate, and review our podcast wherever you get your podcasts so you don't miss...

Duration:00:33:38

Concussion

8/15/2019
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Between the talk of hard hits in professional football and the link to debilitating injuries, to the growing concern of children getting concussions from sports like soccer, we’re going to unpack what we need to know about head injuries. When it needs attention, when to worry and what is there to do about a hit to the head. Subscribe, rate, and review our podcast wherever you get your podcasts so you don't miss an episode! Also follow up on the M.O.M.S website and on Facebook. This...

Duration:00:22:10

Breast Cancer

8/14/2019
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It is hard to meet anyone who hasn’t been touched by breast cancer. Statistics say one in eight women will develop the disease in their lifetime. The good news is the survival rates are nearly 100% if the cancer is detected early. But there is a long journey between diagnosis and cure. That’s where this conversation hopes to shed light to anyone who will face it or support someone trying to survive it. This podcast proudly supported by Children’s Hospital and Nebraska Cancer...

Duration:00:34:56

Allergies

8/14/2019
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Is it just that we’re aware of it or are there more people with severe allergies these days? Airlines and schools have had to change what’s allowed to be served for fear of making people seriously sick. Whether you have a gluten sensitivity, a pollen allergy or a reaction to any other substance, we’re exploring what’s happening, is there a cure and why even if you’re one of the lucky ones, you may not be in the clear. Subscribe, rate, and review our podcast wherever you get your podcasts so...

Duration:00:30:00

Vaccines

8/5/2019
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The headlines about outbreaks of measles or even the flu cases reported each year have everyone wanting to know about effectiveness, coverage and how to ensure they and their loved ones are safe. We’re going to talk about the role of vaccines, what has led us to our current state of outbreaks and what people need to be thinking of in terms of their own health. Subscribe, rate, and review our podcast wherever you get your podcasts so you don't miss an episode! Also follow up on the M.O.M.S...

Duration:00:32:25