Ask the BJC Expert

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Exercise and Injury Prevention

Matthew Melander, DO

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Are there certain foods and beverages that help you in preparation for and recovery from exercise?  Is it better to exercise first thing in the morning or late at night?  In this Ask the Expert program, Dr. Matthew Melander discusses the many benefits of exercise and steps to take to prevent injury while exercising.


The Role of the House OB

Scott Williams, MD
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
In this Ask the Expert program, Dr. Scott Williams talks healthy...

Causes and Treatments for Shoulder Pain

Anthony Frisella, MD
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Do you suffer from shoulder pain? In this Ask the Expert program, Dr....

Causes and Treatments of Concussions

Amy Koester
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Amy Koester, emergency room nurse at Progress West Hospital, explains the...

Smoking Cessation

Ellen Brennan
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Ellen Brennan is a lung nurse navigator who treats patients at Barnes-Jewish...

Heart Health - When to call 911

Yvette Frazier, supervisor of cardiac services
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Yvette Frazier, supervisor of cardiac services at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters...

Overcoming Heroin Addiction

David Fouts, MD
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
In this Ask the Expert program, Dr. David Fouts, emergency medicine doctor...

Progress West Hospital's Newborn Intensive Care Unit

Emily Fishman, MD
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Neonatologist Dr. Emily Fishman talks about the new Newborn Intensive Care...

Cancer Prevention

Karen Hampel and Kelly Tschannen, Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
In this Ask the Expert program, Karen Hampel and Kelly Tschannen from...

My First Doctor

Dr. Jennifer Nguyen
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Getting a healthy start after birth is an important reason for babies...
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