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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.​​​​​​​​​​


Have You Considered Donating An Organ?

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Feb 8, 2016 | Download Audio

Retired NBA champion Sean Elliott joins Dr. Rodgers and discusses the importance of organ donation in the African American community. View Transcript & Related Information

HIV/AIDS: Get Tested

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Feb 1, 2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers and guest Dr. Anthony Fauci discuss the importance of getting tested for HIV. View Transcript & Related Information

Complementary Health Approaches: Meditation

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Jan 25, 2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Briggs talks about meditation as a way to help with some health conditions. View Transcript & Related Information

Are Probiotics Good for Your Health?

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Jan 18, 2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Briggs helps you learn more about probiotics and how they can be used. View Transcript & Related Information

Using Dietary Supplements Wisely

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Jan 11, 2016 | Download Audio

Before taking a dietary supplement, Dr. Briggs wants you to ask yourself these 5 questions. View Transcript & Related Information

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