Can You Experience Traumatic Brain Injury Symptoms Years Later?

Dec 7, 2022

You suffered a brain injury from a bump, blow or jolt to the head earlier in your life. Years later, you experience one or many symptoms: foggy thinking, memory loss, trouble sleeping, anxiety, depression, or personality changes. Are those symptoms related to your brain injury earlier in your life? ...

122: Holiday Game Plans for Health

Dec 6, 2022

The winter holidays are supposed to be a joyous time of year, but they can become a weeks-long marathon full of stress and pressure. Combine that with cold weather and the potentially heinous amount of delicious food, it can take a toll on your physical and mental health. The Who Cares guys share ...

The Basics: Vision Screening with Kids

Dec 5, 2022

A majority of children will not develop 20/20 vision until they are four to six years old. During those first few years, what should parents do to make sure their kids maintain healthy vision? Pediatrician Cindy Gellner, MD, explains vision screening expectations during the first years of your ...

Modern HIV Diagnosis is No Longer a Death Sentence

Dec 1, 2022

A positive HIV diagnosis is not something to be taken lightly, but with modern treatments, the diagnosis is no longer a death sentence. Today’s HIV-positive patients can expect to live long and happy lives—even without taking 20 pills a day. HIV specialist Adam Spivak, MD, talks about how HIV ...

Emotional Responses to an Unplanned Pregnancy

Nov 30, 2022

About half of pregnancies in the United States are unplanned. Not every pregnancy journey is the same, and with the spectrum of an unplanned pregnancy comes a spectrum of different reactions and emotions. Women's health expert Kirtly Jones, MD, talks with Jamie Hales, LCSW, clinical manager for ...

121: Fatherhood, The Core 4, and More

Nov 29, 2022

Life fundamentally changes the day a man becomes a father. Two months ago, Troy became a dad, and we wanted to check in and see how he is doing. Troy shares observations and thoughts about fatherhood, how it’s impacting his Core 4 (nutrition, activity, emotional health, and sleep), and his ...

The Best Toy For Your Child's Development at Every Age

Nov 28, 2022

Pick out the perfect toy for your kids, grandkids, nieces, and nephews this holiday season by knowing how it helps their physical, mental, and social development. Pediatrician Cindy Gellner, MD, talks about the five stages of child development, what children learn during each one, and how the right ...

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