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Why Beating Cancer Doesn’t Mean The Battle’s Over

Radio Health Journal

Release Date: 07/31/2022

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Neighborhood pharmacies are closing across the nation, leaving their communities without close access to medication and other healthcare needs. Dr. Walter Mathis has researched pharmacy deserts and how they’re affecting local communities. He explains possible solutions to this growing issue. Learn More:

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An Illness Affecting Millions of Unsuspecting People – Possibly You show art An Illness Affecting Millions of Unsuspecting People – Possibly You

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Peripheral Artery Disease may not be a household name like stroke or heart attack, but it’s just as common. Unfortunately, the lack of awareness means that many patients with PAD catch it too late and end up needing an amputation. Dr. Nick West discusses why public awareness is crucial to saving lives and limbs. Learn More:

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Medical Notes: October 2, 2022 show art Medical Notes: October 2, 2022

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Your posture may be affecting your medication. Then, aging no longer means losing your memories. And finally…do generous people sleep more? Learn More:

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How Our Mind’s Natural Defense Can Be Deadly for Society show art How Our Mind’s Natural Defense Can Be Deadly for Society

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Why are we able to function after mass tragedies? The answer is a defense mechanism in our mind that Dr. Paul Slovic calls the Arithmetic of Compassion. He explains how three components essentially numb our feelings to help us move on after traumatic experiences. Unfortunately, the Arithmetic of Compassion can aslo influence us to turn our backs on others who are suffering. Learn More:

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Our Memories Are Lying to Us: The Mandela Effect show art Our Memories Are Lying to Us: The Mandela Effect

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The Mandela Effect is a phenomenon where large groups of people falsely remember the same information. But how is this possible? Experts discuss the possible causes, as well as how these false memories lead to errors in fields such as education and criminal justice. Learn more:

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Medical Notes: September 25, 2022 show art Medical Notes: September 25, 2022

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Afraid of needles? It’s your lucky day. Then, according to research in the journal, Science, a seafood market in Wuhan, China has been confirmed as ground zero for the coronavirus pandemic. Plus, are antibiotics doing more harm than good? And finally, scientists are using mini antibodies, known as nanobodies, to treat neurocognitive diseases. Learn More:

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Even though esport players compete online instead of on a field, the growing sport still requires the same team of trainers and medical staff as football or soccer. And given the intense practice schedules, injuries are thought to be unavoidable. Experts discuss both physical and ergonomic strategies to best prevent career-ending injuries. Learn more:

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A Drop in Vaccination Rates Puts Us All at Risk show art A Drop in Vaccination Rates Puts Us All at Risk

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The World Health Organization reports that the pandemic fueld the largest drop in childhood vaccination rates in the last thiry years. In fact, New York recently revealed the first case of polio America has seen in over three decades. Experts explain how vaccines are made and why parents need to update their children’s vaccines as soon as possible. Learn more:

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Medical Notes: Week of September 18, 2022 show art Medical Notes: Week of September 18, 2022

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Gyms may soon be filled with older adults looking to workout their brain; Artificial intelligence could diagnose your next illness; Parental alcoholism may affect your children more than you know.

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It’s All In Your Head: The Science Behind Emotional Intelligence show art It’s All In Your Head: The Science Behind Emotional Intelligence

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The field of emotion research is flooded with more opinions than facts, however, one main theory says our emotions are an instant response to the world around us. But does that mean we have no control? Two experts discuss the role of emotions and how you can foster your emotional intelligence. Learn More:

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Cancer treatments like radiation or chemotherapy elevate a patient’s risk of fatal heart disease, even decades after beating the cancer itself. Fortunately, a new medical discipline called cardio-oncology is working to reduce this heart damage in cancer patients. An expert explains how this new role fits into cancer care.

Learn more at: https://radiohealthjournal.org/why-beating-cancer-doesnt-mean-the-battles-over/