Health Matters

Health Matters is a call in series featuring local Health Care Specialists discussing current understanding and treatment of health issues. The topic on the series range from pain management to cancer diagnosis and treatment options to depression and substance abuse. Kermit Poling is the host for these discussions and your calls and questions are an important part of each program.

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6:00pm

Thu January 8, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Hospice Care

Airs Thursday, January 8 at 6 p.m. Join Red River Radio for the next Health Matters when Dr. Randall Brewer hosts a discussion on hospice care. His guests will be Lucy Groves, RN, with Willis-Knighton Hospice, pharmacist Doug Boudreaux, and Keith Rhodes, Willis-Knighton Hospice Chaplain and a pastor of the Simple Church. Your questions are welcome at 800-552-8502.

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6:00pm

Thu December 18, 2014
Health Matters

Health Matters: Surviving the Holidays

Airs Thursday, December 18 at 6 pm. This week on Health Matters Psychologist Dr. Mark Vigen and  Licensed Counselor Shelly Visconte provided tips on surviving the holidays and answered your questions. 

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6:00pm

Thu December 11, 2014
Health Matters

Health Matters: Fertility and Reproductive Medicine

Airs Thursday, December 11 at 6 p.m. This week on Health Matters Dr. Sanford Katz will host a program with guests Dr. David Vandermolen with Ark-La-Tex Fertility and Reproductive Medicine. They will discuss causes of infertility and available treatments and your questions will be taken at 800-552-8502. 

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6:00pm

Thu December 4, 2014
Health Matters

Health Matters: Childhood Upper Respiratory Illnesses

Airs Thursday, December 4 at 6 p.m. This week on Health Matters Dr. Randall Brewer will host and welcomes special guests Dr. Brett Koder from Ark-La-Tex Ear, Nose and Throat and Dr. Steven Bienvenu, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at LSU Health. They will examine childhood upper respiratory illnesses and will take your questions at 800-552-8502. Join us for Health Matters, Thursday night at 6p p.m. on Red River Radio.


6:00pm

Thu November 27, 2014
Health Matters

Health Matters: Holiday pounds and how to lose them

Airs Thursday, November 27 at 6 p.m. For this Health Matters, Dr. Randall Brewer hosts a pre-recorded edition of with guests Jennfer Utley, dietitian with Willis-Knighton Health System, and Libby Burkhalter, personal trainer and group exercise specialist. They will provide tips for diet, exercise, and healthy eating especially related to the holiday season. 

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