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.

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Having a Healthy Pregnancy/Baby

Healthy babies start with healthy moms and dads. If you’re thinking about starting a family or adding to it there are some things you should be aware of. On 'Health Link,' we’ll examine what parents-to-be need to know to increase their chances of having a problem-free pregnancy and a healthy baby. We’ll share things you should do before you conceive to reduce birth defects and give your little one the best possible start.

GUESTS

Nicholas Kulbida, MD, FACOG
Dr. Nicholas Kulbida specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology.  He is the Chair of the Department of OB/GYN at Ellis Medicine and Medical Director of Bellevue Woman’s Care Center.

Karen A. Wendling
Karen A. Wendling, Northeastern New York Division Director of the March of Dimes

Andrew McCullough, MD 
Dr. Andrew McCullough is an urologist with The Urological Institute of Northeastern New York and a Professor of Urology at Albany Medical College.  Dr. McCullough is an internationally recognized expert in sexual health and has presented his research work in sexual dysfunction and male infertility at conferences throughout the world.

RESOURCES

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

March of Dimes

MedlinePlus

Womenshealth.gov

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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

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