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 Patient's Playbook with Leslie Michaelson

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Watch on WMHT TV | Discover the step-by-step roadmap that everyone needs to get the best possible medical care.

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Easy Yoga for Diabetes with Peggy Cappy

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Watch March 2016 on WMHT TV | Improve health and learn how yoga and diet can have a positive impact on life with diabetes.

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Joy Bauer's From Junk Food to Joy Food

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Learn how to enjoy favorite foods yet lose weight, enhance energy and heart health and more.

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Aging Backwards with Miranda Esmonde-White

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Watch June 2016 on WMHT-TV | Valuable insights on combating the physical signs and consequences of aging.

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FRONTLINE | Supplements and Safety

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Watch Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT TV | FRONTLINE investigates the hidden dangers of vitamins and supplements, a multibillion-dollar industry with only limited FDA oversight.

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In Defense of Food

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Watch Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Join Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to find out what we should eat to be healthy.

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30 Days to a Younger Heart with Dr. Steven Masley

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December 2015/January 2016 | Did you know that it’s possible to make your heart 10 years younger?

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Back & Spine Health

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Examine the latest in back pain treatment and take a look at some alternative ways to help you manage pain.

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Dr. Fuhrman’s End Dieting Forever

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August 2015 | Break free from dieting once and for all with practical, effective advice from Dr. Joel Fuhrman.

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Fast Metabolism Revolution with Haylie Pomroy

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August 2015 | Haylie Pomroy helps people change their lives for the better. 

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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