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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 of Health (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. ​​​​​​​​​​

Know Your Genes: Unlocking Your Code

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Apr 13, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains that doctors can “read” a genetic blueprint to help treat and prevent health problems. View Transcript & Related Information

The Human Genome: What Makes You Unique?

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Apr 6, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks about the human genome, and how it is like a blueprint for the human body. View Transcript & Related Information

Family Health History and Heredity

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Mar 30, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells listeners that learning their family health history can help them stay healthy. View Transcript & Related Information

Testing and Treatment for Kidney Disease

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Mar 23, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks about early kidney disease and treatments that can delay or prevent kidney failure. View Transcript & Related Information

Know the Risk Factors for Kidney Disease and Get Tested

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Mar 16, 2015 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks to Pastor Cobb about the risk factors for kidney disease, and Dr. Rodgers tells listeners to get tested if they’re at risk. View Transcript & Related Information

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