with Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones

Being healthy is more than just your physical health. Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones and her guests discuss and take your calls on all the aspects that contribute to women's health. You'll also get some great ideas how you can improve your health and the health of your families.

Latest Shows

Pain Killers Don’t Work For Me Anymore – Am I Normal?

Jan 3, 2019

The prescription pain relievers you once used after an injury or surgery seem to no longer be helping with the pain. After extended use, drugs like morphine or oxycodone may not provide the same pain relief they once did. Dr. Kirtly Jones talks about narcotics, how your body responds to them and why ...

Santa's Reindeers Are Probably Female

Dec 25, 2018

You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen; Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen? They're Santa's reindeers, by the way. And as new research suggests, they're probably female. Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks about the fun research out of Texas A&M University and why it matters to women's healt ...

I Have Leg Cramps At Night – Am I Normal?

Dec 20, 2018

The most common type of leg cramps occur during sleep and can often wake you up due to the terrible pain. But what exactly are leg cramps, who's likely to get them, and why do they happen? Women's health expert Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks about nighttime leg cramps and whether or not they're norma ...

Top 5 Women's Health Topics (According to a Women's Health Expert)

Dec 13, 2018

The Seven Domains of Women's Health covers all parts of a woman's life: physical, emotional, social, intellectual, environmental, financial, and spiritual. As the show celebrates five years, Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones goes through her list of top five favorite women's health topics. ...

Top 5 Women's Health Concerns (According to The Scope Radio's Listeners)

Nov 29, 2018

Women, surprisingly or not, are very concern about breast health. Our health is important to us and we like to be reminded that we're actually normal. As The Seven Domains of Women's Health celebrates five years, Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones chats with the show's producer about the top five health concer ...

How to Talk About Family Health History on Thanksgiving

Nov 22, 2018

Thanksgiving can be a great opportunity to share family health histories—find out if there's a genetic illness that runs in the family, or your parents' medical wishes as they get older. But how do you bring up these and other sensitive topics? Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks about ways you can get ...

When Should a Woman See a Doctor for Problems Down Below?

Nov 13, 2018

It can be hard to tell if problems like vaginal itching or changes in your discharge are minor issues that will go away on their own, or if they’re the result of something more serious. Women's health expert Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones gives if/then scenarios for potential vaginal issues. Listen to fi ...

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