The Word on Medicine

The Word on Medicine

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August 3, 2020 50 min
Welcome to another special edition of The Word on Medicine – August 1st represents the eighth program we have devoted to COVID-19 and our 74th unique program produced by The Word on Medicine team. We have a great show for you this week which covers all...
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July 27, 2020 47 min
The Word on Medicine brings you another special edition devoted to COVID-19. We have a great program, starting with a COVID-19 update from our medical experts, Drs. Ledeboer, Wainaina, and Graham. Then we will review recent trends in Milwaukee, discuss...
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July 20, 2020 50 min
Medical experts and patients discuss various ways, including lifestyle changes and medication, to help control high blood pressure. A great show for anyone with high blood pressure, or any chronic medical condition!
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June 29, 2020 47 min
Learn about an incredibly important national research initiative that will transform healthcare for generations, and how MCW is part of that history.
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June 8, 2020 51 min
Today, we have a program devoted to Dementia – many of you refer to this as Alzheimer’s Disease and our experts will help us with terminology and definitions. The Word on Medicine welcomes Drs. Angela Beckert and Cara O’Brien from the Department of Ge...
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May 18, 2020 53 min
This program represents the 70th unique program. A huge thank you to our producer Dave Michaels, my cohost Dr. Rana Higgins and our Word on Medicine team including Linda Klagstad and Drs. Tracy Wang, John Fangman and Joyce Sanchez – a remarkable accom...
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May 11, 2020 49 min
Welcome back to another special edition of The Word on Medicine – this Saturday's show represents the sixth program in our series on COVID-19 and our second program devoted to recovery. We have another fantastic program lined up, starting with a COVID...
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May 3, 2020 48 min
As the weather improves we want to keep you safe as you embark on hiking trips, chase golf balls into the rough and try to expand your yard into the adjacent woods. Lyme Disease and West Nile Virus can be contracted from ticks and mosquitos in the Mid...
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April 27, 2020 48 min
Medical experts and patients discuss the risk factors, symptoms and treatment of blood clots
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This program is the first in our recovery series to bring you all out of the coronavirus pandemic. You will hear the latest information on how we are safely caring for non-COVID-19 patients and why many treatments unrelated to coronavirus must still be...
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April 18, 2020 49 min
Do we love each other yet? To put our struggles in perspective: this week in 1970, Apollo 13 safely returned to Earth after a close brush with disaster and the potential death of all three astronauts. Following the NASA Director’s comment: “This coul...
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April 12, 2020 53 min
The coronavirus, SARS-CoV2 and the disease it causes, COVID-19, are more powerful than any locks you have on your exterior doors. We all must be getting tired of sheltering in place, but we will tell you why this is important – what the “curve” is, ho...
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April 4, 2020 52 min
The coronavirus, SARS-CoV2 and the disease it causes, COVID-19 are now household names. The news is filled with information on this pandemic, but it is often sensationalized and presented with a political bias. In contrast, “The Word on Medicine” pres...
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March 28, 2020 50 min
The novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, which is responsible for the disease we know as COVID-19: get the facts – how it developed, where we are now in testing and treatment, and more from experts at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Listen to the second ...
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March 22, 2020 52 min
COVID-19, the unique pandemic that has our lives turned upside down - - what is COVCID-19 and what is the Medical college of Wisconsin doing about it. Please tune in to WISN and learn from experts and our leadership – this, the first of a series of fo...
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Medical experts and a patient discuss life-saving advanced technology that helps patients with severe heart and lung problems
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February 24, 2020 49 min
Everything from professional athletics to the weekend warrior to hand injuries which we hope are preventable – especially when those hands find their way into the snow blower, lawn mower and other tools around the house! I know that you will find toda...
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February 3, 2020 49 min
Everyone listening either has high blood pressure or knows someone who is taking some sort of medication for elevated blood pressure. Did you know that there are some correctable causes of high blood pressure? The Word on Medicine will explore the ca...
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January 20, 2020 49 min
Medical experts and a patient discuss surgical options and recovery from breast reconstruction.
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January 6, 2020 48 min
Medical experts and a patient discuss the symptoms and treatment of esophageal cancer
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