Put a Lid on It: Bike Safety Starts with a Helmet

May is Bike Safety Awareness Month. As kids everywhere are dusting off their two-wheeler for the season, Michael Macknin, M.D., explains why it’s important to make sure their heads are protected. Download Script Download Video TRACKED PKG (HD.mov) Download Video NATS ONLY (HD.mov) Download Audio (MP3) Download Web Article (*web editors – right click on … Read More

Keeping Kids Happy Outdoors during Peak Allergy Season

Memorial Day is a peak time for allergy symptoms for many folks across the country, because it’s often the time of year when tree and grass pollen seasons collide. Brian Schroer, M.D., discusses how to recognize if your child has allergies and offers tips for relief. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite … Read More

Avoid Common Sunscreen Pitfalls to Stay Protected

The Friday before Memorial Day weekend is Don’t Fry Day’ – a day designated to sun safety awareness. Melissa Piliang, M.D., weighs in on a recent study that shows many of us might not be putting our sunscreen on correctly. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite 1 (HD.mov)* Download Video Sound Bite … Read More

Celiac Disease: When Gluten-Free is a Necessity

May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month. ‘Gluten-free’ products are seemingly everywhere these days, but Donald Kirby, M.D., explains why for folks who suffer from celiac disease, ‘gluten-free’ is not a trendy diet –it’s necessary to keep their disease in remission. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite 1 (HD.mov)* Download Video Sound Bite … Read More

Keep Children Safe throughout Swimming Season

Drowning is the second leading cause of injury-related death in children under age 14, according to the CDC. Neha Vyas, MD shares tips to help keep children safe. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite 1 (HD.mov)* Download Video Sound Bite 2 (HD.mov)* Download Video B-roll (HD.mov)* Download Audio Sound Bite 1 (MP3) Download Audio … Read More

Tips for Fighting Hay Fever

For allergy sufferers, spring and summer brings itching, sniffling and sneezing. Michael Benninger, M.D., talks about how to get to the root of the problem and learn ways to put an end to seasonal allergy misery. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite 1 (HD.mov)* Download Video Sound Bite 2 (HD.mov)* Download Video … Read More

Don’t Let Running Myths Keep You on the Couch

Running can be a great way to boost cardiovascular fitness and help maintain a healthy weight. But often times, the myths about hitting the pavement can hold us back from trying to start a running program. Kim Gladden, M.D., comments. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite 1 (HD.mov)* Download Video Sound … Read More

Can Being Unemployed Increase Your Risk for Stroke?

Being unemployed can be a major source of stress, but can losing your job actually put you at an increased risk for stroke? Andrew Russman, D.O., discusses the results of a recent study that looks at increased stress and risk for stroke. Download Script Download Text Web Article Download Video Sound Bite 1 (HD.mov)* Download Video … Read More