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Whether you have heard us on 99.9 KFAV at 8 AM on Wednesdays or found us online, this is your place for valuable information on relevant medical topics. Browse and listen to past recordings below.

Is It a Cold or the Flu?

Zoe Coderre 0 93 Article rating: No rating

It can be hard to discern a common cold from the flu. A cold can be caused by more than 200 different viruses while the flu is often caused by the influenza A and B viruses. Here’s how to tell the difference between these two viral illnesses and what you can do to get back to feeling well. 

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Your Resource for Stroke Support

Wednesday, February 06, 2019
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Flu Shot Fact or Myth?

Friday, November 16, 2018

Spend Less Time In The Waiting Room

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
The wait time at an emergency room (ER) is an inconvenience for many...

Preventing and Treating Cataracts

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Cataracts affect millions of Americans a year. By the age of 65, over 90...
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What to Expect in an Emergency Room Visit

Joe Kohout, MD
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The emergency room of a hospital is busy with patients coming in with an...

Can osteoporosis be prevented?

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Osteoporosis literally means "porous bone".  Learn the...

When to See a Urologist

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
A urologist is a physician that specializes in the treatment of the male...
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