Health Link

Each week on 'Health Link,' members of the local medical community discuss a wide variety of issues related to health and healthy living. Hosted by Benita Zahn, the program delves deeper than the usual soundbites to provide you with important health information that is useful, comprehensible and contextualized.

'Health Link' airs Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 10:30 a.m. on WMHT.

Whether you or someone you care for is struggling with a health problem, or if you are well and want to stay that way, 'Health Link' is a vital resource for our community.

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Resources and Information from Health Link

Getting A Good Night’s Sleep

Americans are so sleep deprived that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared insufficient sleep a national “public health epidemic”.

Palliative Care: Living Life Till Your Last Breath

Americans tend to forestall if not forgo, conversations about end of life and we tend to fight till the end.

Latest in the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease

It's thought that a combination of genetics and environmental factors play a role in triggering this disorder.

Chronic Pain Management

Without proper treatment, pain can have serious psychological and social consequences.

Safety and Effectiveness of Vaccines

How do they protect us, common concerns, and the immunizations you and your family need to stay healthy.

Heroin Addiction and Overdose

Heroin and prescription drug abuse isn’t just a problem facing celebrities and big cities.