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

Hip and Knee Replacement

Examine the most common conditions affecting our joints and the latest in treatment options.

Vitamins and Supplements

The dietary supplement industry is big business in this country, bringing in over 30 billion dollars a year.

High Blood Pressure
High Blood Pressure

Examine the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of hypertension.

Super Brain with Dr. Rudy Tanzi
Super Brain with Dr. Rudy Tanzi

Watch Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 7am & Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 1pm | Learn how to harness the brain’s potential for change, creativity and intelligence.

Heal Yourself: Mind Over Medicine with Lissa Rankin, MD

Watch Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 1pm | A meticulously researched explanation of the critical role our thoughts, feelings, and beliefs play in our health and well-being.

Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy
Easy Yoga for Arthritis with Peggy Cappy

Watch Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 9am & 12pm and Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9pm | Peggy's Easy Yoga for Arthritis is a fabulous anti-stress yoga sequence.

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