Dr. Randall Brewer

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Airs Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 6 p.m. Tune in for Health Matters this week as Dr. Randall Brewer hosts and will talk about kidney diseases and disorders . Joining him in the studio will be Dr. Elizabeth Harrell, uruologist; Dr. Gerardo Negron, infectious disease physician, and we’ll also have a nephrologist from LSUHSC. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 6 p.m. Repeat Broadcast. 
Dr. Randall Brewer hosted this discussion on joint problems and joint replacement surgery. His guests included orthopedic surgeons Dr. Shane Barton and Dr. Edward Morgan, with The Orthopedic Clinic in Shreveport, and Dr. Ellis Cooper, with Orthopedic Specialists of Louisiana. This is a repeat broadcast and no question will be taken.

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Airs Thursday, February 9, 2017, at 6 p.m. Many people make New Year’s resolutions to eat healthier and get more physically fit, but may not have a good plan in place to stay on track. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Randall Brewer will be joined by Libby Burkhalter, fitness expert and owner of Libbfit Personal Training, and Shelly Redmond, culinary dietician and author of Skinny Louisiana in the Kitchen. They’ll provide fitness and healthy eating tips. Your questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 during the show.

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Airs Thursday, February 2, 2017, at 6 p.m. February is American Heart Month, and this Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Randall Brewer hosts Health Matters on cardiac health. Guests will be Dr. Trey Baucum, Cardiologist specializing in electrophysiology with Advanced Cardiovascular Specialists; Dr. Syed Mehmood, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon with Red River Cardiovascular Surgeons; and Dr. Pavan Katikaneni, Interventional Cardiology and Associate Program Director – Cardiology Fellowship, LSU School of Medicine and Health Sciences Center in Shreveport.

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Airs Thursday, November 10, at 6 p.m. Fall and winter are flu season, with peak flu activity usually occurring between December through March. Dr. Randall Brewer will host this Health Matters on flu and flu vaccines. He’ll be joined by Dr. Joseph Bocchini, Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist at LSU Health; Dr. Gerardo Negron, Infectious Disease Specialist with Willis-Knighton Health System; and Dr. Himanchu Desai with Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialists in Shreveport . Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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