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How much do you know about your kidneys?

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2/27/2017 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks about the importance of your kidneys and provides tips for keeping them healthy. View Transcript & Related Information

Complementary Health Approaches: Meditation

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2/20/2017 | 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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2/13/2017 | Download Audio

What are probiotics and how they can be used? Dr. Briggs explains. View Transcript & Related Information

Using Dietary Supplements Wisely

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2/6/2017 | Download Audio

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

Dietary Supplements: What You Need to Know

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1/30/2017 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers is joined by Dr. Josie Briggs, who explains what you need to know about dietary supplements. View Transcript & Related Information

Getting Help for Prescription Drug Misuse

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1/23/2017 | Download Audio

It can be hard for people to quit taking prescription drugs. Dr. Volkow explains why and Dr. Rodgers provides resources that can help. View Transcript & Related Information

What is Prescription Drug Misuse?

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1/16/2017 | Download Audio

Dr. Volkow discusses how taking medicine in a way that is different from what the doctor prescribed can be dangerous. View Transcript & Related Information

Why People Can Become Addicted to Opioids

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1/9/2017 | Download Audio

In some people, prescription opioids can produce euphoria – or a high, Dr. Volkow explains how. View Transcript & Related Information

What are Opioids and Why Are They Prescribed?

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1/2/2017 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers is joined by Dr. Nora Volkow, who describes common prescription opioids and how they work. View Transcript & Related Information

NIH Body Weight Planner: How the NIH Body Weight Planner Can Help You

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12/26/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers describes how the Body Weight Planner can help people create a plan to reach and maintain their weight goal over time. View Transcript & Related Information

NIH Body Weight Planner: Personalized Plans to Help You Reach Your Goals

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12/19/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells listeners about an online tool called the Body Weight Planner, developed by the National Institutes of Health. View Transcript & Related Information

Don’t Let the Holidays Weigh You Down

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12/12/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers and Dr. Susan Yanovski talk about holiday weight gain and how to avoid it. View Transcript & Related Information

Eating Healthy and Sticking to My Budget

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12/5/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers notes that healthy meals don't need to be expensive, and shares tips for eating healthy on a budget. View Transcript & Related Information

World AIDS Day

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11/28/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers describes the AIDS epidemic and Dr. Anthony Fauci talks about who should get tested. View Transcript & Related Information

Preventing or Delaying Type 2 Diabetes

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11/14/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains that research has shown type 2 diabetes can be prevented or delayed for those at high risk. View Transcript & Related Information

The ABC's of Managing Type 2 Diabetes

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11/7/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers notes that people with type 2 diabetes need to manage the disease each day, and explains why they should know diabetes ABC's. View Transcript & Related Information

Having a Plan to Manage Your Diabetes

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10/31/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers points out that our Make a Plan tool can help people with diabetes manage their condition. View Transcript & Related Information

Diabetic Retinopathy

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10/24/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Sieving tells listeners about exciting research on diabetic retinopathy, a disease that can damage tiny blood vessels inside the eyes of people with diabetes. View Transcript & Related Information

Cataract

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10/17/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Sieving explains what a cataract of the eye is, and discusses the symptoms of a cataract. View Transcript & Related Information

Take Action to Protect Yourself from Glaucoma

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10/10/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers is joined by Dr. Paul Sieving, director of the National Eye Institute. They tell listeners what glaucoma is and who is at risk. View Transcript & Related Information

Get Vaccinated Against the Flu

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10/3/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers and guest Dr. Anthony Fauci tell listeners why everyone 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine each year. View Transcript & Related Information

Traumatic Brain Injury

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9/26/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Koroshetz discusses traumatic brain injury and tells listeners about symptoms to look out for and when to seek medical attention. View Transcript & Related Information

Parkinson’s Disease

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9/19/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Koroshetz tells listeners about Parkinson’s disease including symptoms and treatments. View Transcript & Related Information

Brain Health and High Blood Pressure: Mind Your Risks

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9/12/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Koroshetz joins Dr. Rodgers to explain the effects high blood pressure can have on the brain. View Transcript & Related Information

Help Your Children: Make Fitness Fun

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9/5/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers suggests ways that kids can get physically fit and improve their health. View Transcript & Related Information

Eating and Nutrition: Tips for K-12 Students

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8/29/2016 | Download Audio

Hear tips for helping their kids achieve a healthy weight with Dr. Rodgers. View Transcript & Related Information

The Importance of a Good Night's Sleep

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8/22/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers highlights the importance of sleep in helping your children do well in school. View Transcript & Related Information

Help Your Teens Stay Focused and Energized

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8/15/2016 | Download Audio

Tips from Dr. Rodgers for helping your teens stay focused and energized in school. View Transcript & Related Information

Take Healthy Habits to College

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8/8/2016 | Download Audio

Help your student take healthy habits to college this fall with advice from Dr. Rodgers. View Transcript & Related Information

We Can! Help Children Stay at a Healthy Weight

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8/1/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains why limiting your kids' computer and TV time is important for their health. View Transcript & Related Information

MedlinePlus®: Your Resource to Good Health

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7/25/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells listeners about NIH's MedlinePlus® website and the useful information that can be found on it. View Transcript & Related Information

New Guidelines for Treating Sickle Cell Disease

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7/18/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers discusses recent research and recommendations that can improve treatment for sickle cell disease. View Transcript & Related Information

Diagnosis and Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease

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7/11/2016 | Download Audio

Do you know the symptoms of sickle cell disease? Dr. Rodgers explains how it is diagnosed and treated. View Transcript & Related Information

What Is Sickle Cell Disease?

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6/27/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks about sickle cell disease, including its effects on red blood cells and how common it is. View Transcript & Related Information

Find a Detour Around Physical Activity Roadblocks

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6/20/2016 | Download Audio

Overcome your roadblocks to physical activity with these tips from Dr. Rodgers. View Transcript & Related Information

Good vs. Bad Cholesterol

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6/13/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers shares information about the difference between good and bad cholesterol. View Transcript & Related Information

Lifestyle Changes and Treatments for Managing Erectile Dysfunction

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6/6/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells men with erectile dysfunction about changes they can make to regain sexual function. View Transcript & Related Information

Understanding Erectile Dysfunction

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5/30/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains that erectile dysfunction, or ED, is treatable at any age. View Transcript & Related Information

Older Americans Preventing Diabetes

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5/23/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers provides tips for preventing or delaying diabetes in older Americans. View Transcript & Related Information

Alzheimer's Disease: You Can Make a Difference by Participating in Research

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5/16/2016 | Download Audio

Did you know that whether you have a memory problem, family history of Alzheimer's disease, or no memory problems at all, you may be able to take part in research studies? Dr. Rodgers and Dr. Hodes explain. View Transcript & Related Information

Caregiving and Alzheimer's Disease

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5/9/2016 | Download Audio

Advice for caretakers of a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease from Dr. Rodgers and Dr. Hodes. View Transcript & Related Information

Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Need to Know

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5/2/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Hodes, director of the National Institute on Aging, joins Dr. Rodgers to talk about Alzheimer’s disease. View Transcript & Related Information

What Is Celiac Disease? Symptoms

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4/25/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers notes that more than 2 million Americans have celiac disease and talks about some of the symptoms. View Transcript & Related Information

Bowel Control Problems: Treatments Are Available

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4/18/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers discusses a variety of treatments that can help people with bowel control problems. View Transcript & Related Information

IBD vs. IBS – What's the Difference?

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4/11/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains the difference between inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome. View Transcript & Related Information

What’s Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

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4/4/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells listeners about irritable bowel syndrome and describes treatments a doctor may recommend for it. View Transcript & Related Information

Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments for Kidney Infection

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3/28/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains causes and treatments of kidney infections. View Transcript & Related Information

Taking Control of My Blood Pressure

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3/21/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers is joined by Dr. Gibbons who explains steps to take control of your high blood pressure. View Transcript & Related Information

Testing and Treatment for Kidney Disease

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3/14/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains that early kidney disease usually has no symptoms. He discusses testing and treatments for kidney disease. View Transcript & Related Information

Know the Risk Factors for Kidney Disease and Get Tested

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3/7/2016 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers lists risk factors for kidney disease and explains when you and your family members should get tested. View Transcript & Related Information