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Healthy Moments Radio Broadcast

Healthy Moments is an annual series of weekly radio episodes sponsored by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), of the National Institutes (NIH). Healthy Moments features Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers, the director of NIDDK, a renowned researcher on the area of sickle cell anemia.

Each week Dr. Rodgers offers tips on how to prevent and control diseases that are important to the community and NIDDK’s mission.

To hear tips on how to stay healthy, tune in to Healthy Moments on Radio One’s​ Stations:
On occasion, you can hear Healthy Moments on-air, nationwide, on the Tom Joyner Morning Show and the Yolanda Adams Morning Show.

You can also listen to Dr. Rodgers' Healthy Moments episodes and get transcripts here. ​​​​​​​​​​

MedlinePlus®: Your Resource to Good Health

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4/21/2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks about MedlinePlus, a health information website, made especially for consumers. View Transcript & Related Information

Using the Web to Find Health Information

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4/14/2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers provides four tips to keep in mind when using the Internet to find reliable health information. View Transcript & Related Information

Play a Role in Clinical Trials

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4/7/2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers discusses how you can help with clinical trials. View Transcript & Related Information

Help Us Find Tomorrow’s Cure Today

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3/31/2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers shares how African Americans can get more involved in medical research and encourages participation in clinical trials. View Transcript & Related Information

High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease Go Hand in Hand

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3/24/2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers and Sean Elliott discuss the connection between high blood pressure and kidney disease. View Transcript & Related Information

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