Health

Mental Health Services and Access for Underserved Populations

January 15, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Rosaura Orengo-Aguayo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Rosaura Orengo-Aguayo about mental health care services and access, for underserved populations. Dr. Orengo-Aguayo is an Assistant Professor and bilingual licensed Clinical Psychologist at the National Crime Victims Research and...

Panic Disorder

December 31, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Alyssa Rheingold

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Alyssa Rheingold about evidence based therapy for panic disorder. Dr. Rheingold is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Co-Director of the Sleep and Anxiety Treatment and Research program at MUSC.

Healthy Digestive System and Microbiome

December 25, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Don Rockey

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Don Rockey about the role the microbiome plays in a healthy digestive system and other aspects of health. Dr. Rockey is a Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist and Chairman of the Department of Medicine at MUSC.

Newborn Health Screening

December 24, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Frances Rowinsky Koch

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Frances Rowinsky Koch about newborn health screening available to all newborn babies in S.C. Dr. Koch is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a Neonatologist at MUSC Children’s Health.

Reducing Teen Driving Fatalities

December 18, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Elizabeth Mack

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Mack about helping teens become safe drivers and reducing teen motor vehicle crashes and fatalities. Dr. Mack is the Division Chief for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at MUSC Children’s Health and she is a spokesperson for...

E-Visits and Virtual Urgent Care Appointments

December 17, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Edward O'Bryan

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Edward O’Bryan about electronic visits (E-visits) and virtual urgent care as a way for patients to have telemedicine appointments with providers for certain common illnesses. Dr. O’Bryan is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine...

Social Anxiety Disorder

December 11, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Alyssa Rheingold

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Alyssa Rheingold about a specialized talk therapy that is helpful in treating social anxiety disorder. Dr. Rheingold is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Co-Director of the Sleep and Anxiety...

Protecting Infants from Whooping Cough (Pertusis)

December 10, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Terry Dixon, MUSC

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Terry Dixon about protecting infants from pertussis or whooping cough. Dr. Dixon is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist at MUSC Children’s Health.

10,000 More Kids in SC Now Without Health Insurance

December 5, 2018 - Posted in Health by Thelisha Eaddy
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Data from a new report indicates the number of uninsured children in the United States has increased for the first time in nearly a decade. According to the Georgetown University Center for Children and Family, between 2016 and 2017, the number of uninsured children...

Discussing Death and Taxes With Your Family

December 4, 2018 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
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t’s been said that nothing is certain but death and taxes, and not many topics make for worse conversation starters at the holiday table, but our next guest says it makes a lot of sense to have these difficult conversations with your family sooner rather than later. Mike...

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

December 3, 2018 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
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John Warner Credit Concepts to Companies A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Fever in Children

November 27, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Ian Kane

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Ian Kane about caring for a child who has a fever. Dr. Kane is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a pediatric emergency physician at MUSC Children’s Health.

Insomnia

November 26, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Allison Wilkerson

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Allison Wilkerson about common sleep problems and some behavioral changes and therapy that can improve sleep routines. Dr. Wilkerson is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Professor in the Sleep and Anxiety Treatment and...

Aging in Place

November 20, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Heather Boger

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Heather Boger about aging in place. Dr. Boger is an Associate Professor in the Department of Neuroscience and she is the Interim Director of the Center on Aging at MUSC.

Preventing Pediatric Eye Injuries

November 19, 2018 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Dr. Edward Wilson

Dr. Edward Wilson Credit Bobbi Conner/MUSC This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Edward Wilson about preventing eye injuries from sports and recreational activities during childhood and the teen years. Dr. Wilson is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics and he is the...

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