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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

Deepak Chopra, MD: What Are You Hungry For?

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Sunday, August 24, 2014 at noon | Join Dr. Chopra for a step-by-step plan for permanent weight loss, healthy eating and healing.

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Brain Change with David Perlmutter, MD

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 10am | Three simple changes in your life to prevent memory loss & other brain disorders.

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3 Steps to Incredible Health with Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 4pm on WORLD | Directly addresses the crisis of obesity and chronic disease plaguing America.

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Happy

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Watch Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 10:30am | Explore the secrets of our most valued emotion in this search for what makes people really happy.

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Happiness

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Have you ever wondered why some people always seem to be happy while others struggle?

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Treatment and Prevention of Osteoporosis

Posted by Health Link Producer

Find out what you can do to strengthen your bones.

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Stress Management

Posted by Health Link Producer

Everyone’s got stress but is it controlling your life?

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Getting A Good Night’s Sleep

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Americans are so sleep deprived that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared insufficient sleep a national “public health epidemic”.

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Palliative Care: Living Life Till Your Last Breath

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Americans tend to forestall if not forgo, conversations about end of life and we tend to fight till the end.

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Latest in the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

It's thought that a combination of genetics and environmental factors play a role in triggering this disorder.

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

NPR Health News

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