Dr. Randy Brewer http://redriverradio.org en Health Matters: Sleep and Sleep Disorders http://redriverradio.org/post/health-matters-sleep-and-sleep-disorders <p><strong>Aired Thursday, April 10 at 6 p.m.</strong> &nbsp;On this Health&nbsp;Matters we examine the importance of a good night’s sleep and the health implications of not sleeping well. Host Dr. Randy Brewer is joined by Dr. David McCarty, a Sleep Medicine specialist at LSU Health.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">They answer your questions about healthy sleep and sleep disorders.</span></p><p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling & Randy Brewer 42501 at http://redriverradio.org Health Matters: Sleep and Sleep Disorders Health Matters: End Of Life Decisions http://redriverradio.org/post/health-matters-end-life-decisions <div><strong>Aired Thursday, March 13 at 6 p.m. </strong>On this edition of&nbsp;Health Matters<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Nurosurgeon<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Dr. Anil </span>Nanda<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Attorney Lake </span>Hearne<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and Reverend Guido&nbsp;</span>Verbeck<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> III joined host Dr. Randy Brewer to talk about the medical, legal and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">spiritual issues involved in making end of life decisions. They also took your calls </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">during the show at <strong>800-552-8502</strong>.</span></div><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 23:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 41178 at http://redriverradio.org Health Matters: End Of Life Decisions Health Matters: Heart disease, prevention, treatment and rehab http://redriverradio.org/post/health-matters-heart-disease-prevention-treatment-and-rehab <p><strong>Aired Thursday, February 27 at 6 p.m.</strong>&nbsp;On our next&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Health Matters this Thursday, 6 p.m., Cardiologist Dr. Anil Chhabra will join our panelists for a discussion on heart disease risks, prevention, treatment and rehab. Dr. Randy Brewer hosted and they took your calls during the program at <strong>800-552-8502</strong>.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 40646 at http://redriverradio.org Health Matters: Heart disease, prevention, treatment and rehab Health Matters: Cancer http://redriverradio.org/post/health-matters-cancer <p><strong>Aired Thursday, January 9 at 6 p.m.</strong><br /><strong>The Latest in Cancer Treatments was the subject for this Health Matters. </strong><br />Dr. Randy Brewer will host and welcomes guest specialists Dr. Sandford Katz, a&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Radiation Oncologist;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Anil Velovelu, a specialist in&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hematology and Oncology; and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Destin Black, a&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gynecologic Oncologist. All are with Willis-Knighton Medical Center. &nbsp;They joined Dr. Randy Brewer to discuss the latest treatments for cancer and answered your calls &amp; questions.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 38543 at http://redriverradio.org Health Matters: Cancer Health Matters: Smoking Cessation & Tobacco Related Illnesses http://redriverradio.org/post/health-matters-smoking-cessation-tobacco-related-illnesses <p><strong>Aired Thursday, November 14 at 6 p.m.</strong><br /><strong>Caution:</strong> Cigarette Smoking may be hazardous to your health.<br />That message was introduced in 1966 on Cigarette packages.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today, nearly 50 years later we read.</span><br /><strong>Surgeon General's Warning:</strong> Smoking causes lung cancer, heart disease, emphysema, and may complicate pregnancy. On this edition of Health matter we discuss smoking cessation and tobacco related illnesses.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Randy Brewer will be your host and is joined by</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Dr. Sanford Katz, a radiation oncologist with the Willis </span>Knighton<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Cancer Center, Dr. </span>Himanshu<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Desai<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> who is a partner with Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialists in Shreveport, and Dr. Jarrod Mitchell, coordinator of the Willis Knighton Cardiac Rehabilitation Program. They examined the health risks of smoking and various smoking cessation programs.</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000 Dr. RandyBrewer 36230 at http://redriverradio.org Health Matters: Smoking Cessation & Tobacco Related Illnesses