Health Link

Health Link

The Capital Region's in-depth source for health and medical information.

Healthy Smiles

Healthy Smiles

Learn how to improve oral health care for yourself and your family.

Nutrition Tips

Nutrition Tips

Nutritionist Ellie Wilson offers suggestions on healthy cooking and eating for families.

From nutrition tips, to disease awareness, WMHT has the resources you need. View health program descriptions and preview programs below.

Health Programs on WMHT

Aging Backwards with Miranda Esmonde-White

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Watch Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 9pm | Valuable insights on combating the physical signs and consequences of aging.

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30 Days to a Younger Heart with Dr. Steven Masley

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Watch Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 1pm | Did you know that it’s possible to make your heart 10 years younger?

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Organ Donation and Transplant

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Learn about organ donation including who benefits from this invaluable act of kindness.

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Fast Metabolism Revolution with Haylie Pomroy

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Watch Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 12:30pm | Haylie Pomroy helps people change their lives for the better. 

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The Pain Prescription with Dr. Mitchell Yass

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Watch Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10am | Why you no longer need to suffer from chronic pain and some of the simple ways to resolve pain.

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Back & Spine Health

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Examine the latest in back pain treatment and take a look at some alternative ways to help you manage pain.

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Headaches

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Examine what causes that pain in your head, how to get relief and when you need to see a doctor.

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Sweet Revenge: Turning the Tables on Processed Food

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Watch Friday, May 15, 2015 at 8pm |  The science behind the book 'Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar.'

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Ovarian & Gynecological Cancers

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Find out if you could be at risk as we examine the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Caring for Mom and Dad

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Watch Monday, May 25, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD | Examine issues of caring for 75 million baby boomers when they can no longer care for themselves.

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Learn about warning signs of heroin and prescription drug abuse; treatment and recovery.

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Health Link Resources

Visit The Medical Library Association onlineThe Medical Library Association (MLA) finds the Web sites below particularly useful in deciphering 'medspeak' for health consumers. Sites are listed in alphabetical, not ranked, order:

Cancer.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
familydoctor.org
healthfinder®
HIV InSite
Kidshealth®
Mayo Clinic
MEDEM: an information partnership of medical societies
MedlinePlus (English | Español)
NOAH: New York Online Access to Health