Health Focus Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner talks with doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina about a wide range health and medical topics
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Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner talks with doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina about a wide range health and medical topics

Most Recent Episodes

Neonatal Care for Preemies

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Allison Chapman about neonatal care for babies born prematurely or infants with medical problems. Dr. Chapman is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatology at MUSC Children's Hospital.

Diagnosis & Treatment of Cardiac Amyloid

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Daniel Judge about new developments in the early diagnosis and treatment of cardiac amyloid. Dr. Judge is a cardiologist specializing in inherited heart disease, and he's the Director of the Cardiovascular Genetics Program at MUSC.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Charlie Strange about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Dr. Strange is a Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at MUSC.

Identifying Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Laura Carpenter about the importance of early identification of autism spectrum disorder, and early interventions and therapy for children with this disorder. Dr. Carpenter is a Professor of Pediatrics in the College of Medicine at MUSC.

Diabetes Disparities in South Carolina

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Aundrea Loftley about diabetes and about health disparities in diabetes outcomes in S.C. Dr. Loftley is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and she's an Endocrinologist at MUSC.

Tourette Syndrome in Children

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Thomas Koch about Tourette syndrome in children, with information about therapy and treatment for children with this disorder. Dr. Koch is a Pediatric Neurologist and Director of Pediatric Neurology Education and Residency at MUSC.

Drug Recalls

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jeffrey Brittain about drug recalls in the U.S. Dr. Brittain is an Affiliate Assistant Professor in the College of Pharmacy and he's the Director of Pharmacy Support Services at MUSC.

Reducing Sugar in Your Child's Diet

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Rachel Zweigoron about the health benefits, and practical tips of reducing added sugar in your child's diet. Dr. Zweigoron is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a Pediatrician at MUSC Children's Health.

Cervical Cancer Prevention

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jessica Tarleton about cervical cancer prevention and screening. Dr. Tarleton is an OB/GYN and an Infectious Disease Specialist at MUSC.

Tips for Getting a Good Night's Sleep

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Andrea Rinn about healthy sleep habits and routines for adults. Dr. Rinn is a physician in the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at MUSC.

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