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Connections: Discussing racism as a public health crisis

We’re joined by members of the Greater Rochester Black Agenda Group. Late last month, they issued a proclamation declaring racism a public health crisis...
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Wed, 06/10/2020 - 10:19am
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Connections: Can lifestyle medicine protect you from the worst consequences of having COVID-19?

Can lifestyle medicine, including a plant-based diet, protect you from the worst consequences of having COVID-19? That's a pretty significant promise to...
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Wed, 04/29/2020 - 10:19am
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Connections: Discussing possible changes to the state's Medicaid program

The New York State Medicaid Redesign Team II is holding a public forum Tuesday afternoon to take questions and comments about possible changes to the...
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Tue, 02/18/2020 - 9:21am
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Connections: Safe sleep recommendations for infants and babies

An article recently published in the New York Post has generated controversy. In a piece about parenting, Raquel Laneri writes that “some so-called...
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Thu, 02/06/2020 - 10:41am
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Connections: An update on the state of the coronavirus

The World Health Organization will decide Thursday whether the coronavirus epidemic should be declared a global public health emergency. China reports...
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Thu, 01/30/2020 - 9:30am
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Buffalo-area researchers help develop new insulin injection for diabetic children

A new type of insulin injection certified this month for use by children by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is yet another sign of the array of...
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 6:33am
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Connections: Discussing non-smoking-related lung cancer

According to the American Cancer Society, as many as 20 percent of people who die from lung cancer have never smoked or used any other form of tobacco....
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Tue, 12/03/2019 - 10:57am
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Connections: Dr. Gina Cuyler on her book, "Insider's Guide to Leading Your Medical Care"

Dr. Gina Cuyler has more than 25 years of clinical experience, and throughout her career, she says she has seen a breakdown in communication,...
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Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:42am
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Child under 4 is first fatality of this year's flu season in Monroe County

A child under 4 years old has died of the flu in Monroe County, becoming the first fatality of this year's flu season. The death, reported in the county...
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Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:37pm
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Connections: What is being done to reduce stillbirth rates?

This hour, our guests help us understand stillbirth – who it affects, why it’s still prevalent, and what the medical community is doing to help reduce...
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Wed, 10/16/2019 - 7:06am
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