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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: WMMJ Majic 102.3 FMWWIN Magic 95.9 FMKMJQ Majic 102.1 FMWAMJ Majic 107.5 FMWSRB Soul 106.3 FM​.

On occasion, you can hear Healthy Moments on-air, nationwide, on the Tom Joyner Morning Show.

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

Diabetic Retinopathy

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Oct 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


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Oct 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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Oct 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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Oct 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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Sep 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

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