health

The Roundtable - Question of the Day
9:19 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Question of the Day - Weight Control?

How do you lose weight and keep it off?

Capital District News
12:35 pm
Mon July 2, 2012

Albany County Legislator Christopher Higgins

Before they check the menu, diners in Albany County can also find out just how clean the kitchen is kept. Under a new law restaurants in Albany County have to post their inspection results in a prominent location. Albany County Fifth District legislator Christopher Higgins was the force behind the new law that is now in effect. He spoke with WAMC’s Brian Shields.

New England News
6:47 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

State Officials Vote on Emergency Regulations For Massachusetts Ambulatory Sugery Centers

 The decision given Wednesday from the state’s Public Health Council, an independent panel of health professionals including doctors and advocates assembled under the Department of Public Health, has upset Ambulatory Surgery Centers in Massachusetts. Ambulatory Surgery Centers, or ASC’s, are privately-owned, tax-paying health care facilities that often provide cheaper care and services than what hospitals can offer.

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The Roundtable
2:18 pm
Thu April 5, 2012

Hot Cripple

Hogan Gorman's book is entitled Hot Cripple: An Incurable Smart-ass Takes on the Health Care System and Lives to Tell the Tale.

The Roundtable
2:16 pm
Wed April 4, 2012

7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life: How to Rapidly Relieve Back and Neck Pain

Dr. Gerard Girasole and personal trainer Cara Hartman tell us about their book, <em>7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life: How to Rapidly Relieve Back and Neck Pain</em>.

The Roundtable
2:50 pm
Mon April 2, 2012

A Place for Mom

There are an estimated 45 million Americans serving as caregivers for their aging parents. A Place for Mom, the nation’s largest senior living referral service. We learn more about the organization from Amy Bryant, who works with A Place for Mom in the Albany area, and Joan Lunden – former host of Good Morning America on ABC.

The Roundtable
3:00 pm
Mon March 26, 2012

The Science of Yoga: The Risks and the Rewards

Joe Donahue speaks with William Broad about his book, The Science of Yoga: The Risks and the Rewards.

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