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

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

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Watch Monday-Wednesday, March 30-April 1, 2015 at 9pm | Watch this “biography” of cancer, which covers its first appearances and the battles to cure, control and conquer the disease.

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FRONTLINE | Being Mortal

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Watch Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 10pm | Join Atul Gawande to explore the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life.

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Wheat Belly Total Health

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Watch Saturday, December 6, 2014 at at 1pm | Achieve levels of health and weight control that you didn’t think were possible.

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JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Secret

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Watch Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 12:30pm | When you ditch hidden sugar, you’ll reverse stubborn symptoms, drop weight and feel better fast.

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Skinny Gut, Vibrant You with Brenda Watson

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Reveal your inner weight loss secret.

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On Meditation

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Watch Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 8am | Find out how meditation can be accessible and useful to people in their everyday lives.

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Feel Grand with Jane Seymour

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Watch Sundays, October 5 - 19, 2014 at 5pm | How to lead a healthy lifestyle over the age of 55.

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Brain Change with David Perlmutter, MD

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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.

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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

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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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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