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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.2 Mystery Diagnosis A fascinating discussion unfolds as doctors work to solve a mysterious medical case affecting a prominent Boston physician. Dr. Anne Louise Oaklander shares her mother's medical story, which was complicated by her mother's knowledge as a medical professional. Follow along as the life-altering problems are described and the surprising diagnosis is revealed. (11 of 13)
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911 TH 07/17/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Mystery Diagnosis A fascinating discussion unfolds as doctors work to solve a mysterious medical case affecting a prominent Boston physician. Dr. Anne Louise Oaklander shares her mother's medical story, which was complicated by her mother's knowledge as a medical professional. Follow along as the life-altering problems are described and the surprising diagnosis is revealed. (11 of 13)
WEB LINK
911 TH 07/17/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 The Future of Cancer Treatment Since cancer isn't a single disease, understanding the differences and similarities in how various cancers behave is essential to better treatment in the future. Judy Orem shares her experience as a patient in a clinical trial. (12 of 13)
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912 TH 07/24/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 The Future of Cancer Treatment Since cancer isn't a single disease, understanding the differences and similarities in how various cancers behave is essential to better treatment in the future. Judy Orem shares her experience as a patient in a clinical trial. (12 of 13)
WEB LINK
912 TH 07/24/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Angina While there are different causes of angina (chest pain when your heart muscle doesn't get enough blood), the symptoms can be scary and a sign of an underlying heart problem. Fortunately, there are good treatments available. Joan and Fred describe how they live with Joan's microvascular disease and the often-frightening angina that it causes. (13 of 13)
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913 TH 07/31/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Angina While there are different causes of angina (chest pain when your heart muscle doesn't get enough blood), the symptoms can be scary and a sign of an underlying heart problem. Fortunately, there are good treatments available. Joan and Fred describe how they live with Joan's microvascular disease and the often-frightening angina that it causes. (13 of 13)
WEB LINK
913 TH 07/31/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Grief After a loss, grief is the natural process of recovery. From losing a job to the death of a loved one, it is important to learn how to process feelings in a healthy way. Experts join Terry Congdon, a father whose daughter was tragically killed, as he offers insights into working through the emotions of grief. (1 of 13)
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901 TH 08/07/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Grief After a loss, grief is the natural process of recovery. From losing a job to the death of a loved one, it is important to learn how to process feelings in a healthy way. Experts join Terry Congdon, a father whose daughter was tragically killed, as he offers insights into working through the emotions of grief. (1 of 13)
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901 TH 08/07/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Geriatric Oncology As people grow older, the likelihood of getting a cancer diagnosis increases, but there is no one standard treatment for older patients. Beverly Barr Vaughan was diagnosed and treated for colon cancer at the age of 77. Beverly and the experts discuss the issue of chronological age versus physiological age. (2 of 13)
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902 TH 08/14/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Geriatric Oncology As people grow older, the likelihood of getting a cancer diagnosis increases, but there is no one standard treatment for older patients. Beverly Barr Vaughan was diagnosed and treated for colon cancer at the age of 77. Beverly and the experts discuss the issue of chronological age versus physiological age. (2 of 13)
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902 TH 08/14/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Foot Pain David Heller has lived with foot pain for many years and he talks about his journey to find a treatment that works. Experts outline treatments and ways you can keep your feet healthy. (3 of 13)
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903 TH 08/21/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Foot Pain David Heller has lived with foot pain for many years and he talks about his journey to find a treatment that works. Experts outline treatments and ways you can keep your feet healthy. (3 of 13)
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903 TH 08/21/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Foodborne Illness E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Experts explain how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. (4 of 13)
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904 TH 08/28/14 06:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Foodborne Illness E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Experts explain how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. (4 of 13)
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904 TH 08/28/14 12:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Pelvic Organ Prolapse An estimated 50% of women between the ages of 50 and 79 have some form of prolapse, yet most have never heard of it. Learn about a common problem many women may be too embarrassed to talk about.
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805 SA 07/19/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Sugar Some consider sugar a reward for eating broccoli, others regard it as virtual poison. What role does sugar play in the national obesity epidemic? Find out what some communities are doing to confront sugar addiction.
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806 SA 07/26/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Pituitary Gland Tumor Pituitary gland tumors produce a variety of symptoms and can be very difficult to diagnose. Learn more about the symptoms and the very successful treatment options available.
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807 SA 08/02/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST
36.1 Living with Alzheimer's Without a cure or more effective medicine, Alzehimer’s Disease can be a “march to oblivion” that unfolds over several decades. Experts explain how patients and family members can approach this journey to maximize quality of life and safety, staying focused on capabilities rather than deficits.
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808 SA 08/09/14 07:00am 00:26:45 (RPT) × × ST
36.1 Pneumonia Pneumonia can be an aggressive, even fatal disease. Learn how early treatment can deliver better outcomes and how the first step toward prevention may be getting the pneumonia vaccine.
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809 SA 08/16/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST
36.1 Autism As many as one out of every 110 children in the United States will be diagnosed with autism, yet many people are unaware of the full spectrum of autism disorders. Experts discuss the signs that can help with an early diagnosis and the treatments that can make a difference.
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810 SA 08/23/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST
36.1 Colon Cancer While screening for colon cancer is effective, it does not identify problems 100% of the time. Experts explain the symptoms and physical changes that may help with an early diagnosis of colon cancer.
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811 SA 08/30/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST