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

The Brain Fog Fix with Dr. Mike Dow

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Watch Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 2:30pm | Rebalancing brain chemicals will, in turn, enable the rest of your brain’s chemistry to reach optimal levels.

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The Talk Prescription with Negha Sangwan, MD

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Watch Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 2pm | Learn practical yet profound communication tools that will strengthen your relationships, reduce your stress & improve your health.

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Foot Health

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Examine what causes aching feet and what you can do to stay active when your feet hurt. 

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Adventures of the Soul with James Van Praagh

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Watch Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 11pm | This is one journey that will force you to look at life and death in a completely different light.

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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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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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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