Health and Well Being

Health and Well Being

Health and Well Being

CATEGORY: Health & Fitness
WCBS Newsradio 880: Daily Tips for Healthy Living from Pat Farnack
  1. October 06, 2022
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    Double Your Protection
    Logistically speaking, Dr. Burton says you can get the flu shot and the booster at the same time, even in the same arm.
  2. October 05, 2022
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    Two Shots
    It is suggested that getting the flu shot and the Covid booster may be a good idea for protection every year.
  3. October 04, 2022
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    The Virus Has Moved On....And We Have To Move On With It.
    The new booster responds to new variants, just the way the flu shot does.
  4. October 03, 2022
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    A Certain Age.
    Dr. Burton believes older people, over the age of 50, may want to get the added protection of a booster since they run a greater risk of more serious disease and hospitalization.
  5. October 03, 2022
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    Dr. Paul Burton - The New Moderna Covid Booster
    Dr. Paul Burton, Chief Medical Officer of Moderna, talking about the new Moderna booster.  We discuss age and Covid, getting the flu shot along with the booster and where we go from here with protection.
  6. September 30, 2022
    59 sec
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    Too Many Suicides.
    The bottom line:  no vet should feel alone.
  7. September 29, 2022
    1 min
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    Listening Ear.
    Michael Fisher himself was helped after his deployment was over because someone didn't give up on him.
  8. September 28, 2022
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    Vet Centers Can Help
    Michael Fisher wants to get the word out to veterans and their families that there is free counseling available at veterans centers in the community, not in a medical center setting.
  9. September 28, 2022
    8 min
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    Michael Fisher - Supporting Veterans
    Pat talks with Michael Fisher, Chief Officer of the Veterans Health Administration, discussing 300 Veterans Centers across the nation. They provide free counseling and help to veterans and their families. To ge…
  10. September 27, 2022
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    Something More to Worry About?
    Are our vaccinations protective, after all these years?
  11. September 26, 2022
    1 min
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    What now?
    Dr. Gaffin addresses public health concerns.
  12. September 23, 2022
    1 min
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    Polio Vaccinations.
    In the U.S., polio vaccinations are part of the childhood shot regimen.
  13. September 22, 2022
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    Tracking Polio
    There are small pockets ofpolio in Afghanistan and Pakistan.  London, Jerusalem and now Rockland have cases.
  14. September 21, 2022
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    Sugar Cube
    Childhood memories.
  15. September 20, 2022
    1 min
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    Review of Polio.
    Polio terrified a nation!
  16. September 19, 2022
    15 min
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    Dr. Neil Gaffin - Polio Reemergence
    Pat talks with Valley Health System's Dr. Neil Gaffin discussing the reemergence of polio and the appearance of the virus in wastewater.  He also discusses polio vaccinations and public health concerns.
  17. September 19, 2022
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    Covid, Monkeypox, and Now Polio
    The emergence of these 3 viruses is disconcerting.
  18. September 16, 2022
    1 min
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    Help During Recovery
    Fentanyl test strips are free and you can get them without giving your name.
  19. September 15, 2022
    1 min
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    Never Use Alone.
    A recovery hotline plus the availability of fentanyl test strips.
  20. September 14, 2022
    57 sec
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    Overdose Awareness Days
    Caitlyn talks about recovery myths and relapse.

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