June 12, 2013
In the movies if someone’s drowning, they flail their arms and yell for help. In real life, people often drown silently, and within help’s reach. This hour, we’ll learn what signs really mean danger. Then we’ll hear about a new electronic implant that aides in the detection of organ transplant rejection, and we’ll celebrate Men’s Health Week
May 1, 2013
On this hour of Wellness Wednesday, we’ll talk about the problem of stress–not as a symptom or disorder, but as an idea. Then, an exciting study recently found promising results in the treatment of a deadly disease: anorexia. And the Million Heart campaign is targeting heart attacks and strokes in America– we’ll tell you how to get involved.
April 3, 2013
This episode of Wellness Wednesday will feature new information correlating sunlight exposure and the prevalence of ADHD. We’ll also check in with two Ohio health professionals who are enrolling volunteers in an innovative cancer study. Last, we’ll talk about the success of teen mentors in childhood obesity prevention.
February 6, 2013
Students are seemingly some of the most stressed individuals in the world. How do colleges and universities work to promote mental health among their students? Then, we’ll hear a story of one patient with a rare gene mutation that caused very rare episodes of Sudden Cardiac Arrest. And finally, one mom has a unique perspective on nutrition.
August 14, 2012
How’s your health? And what do we mean by a healthy lifestyle? We’ll broadcast live from the The Ohio State University’s Rally for Wellness! Health Fair to talk about living healthy, from the important screenings to exercise to issues about stress, and we’ll talk about the role that employers can have in helping employees live healthier lives.