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6:00pm

Thu April 16, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Parkinson’s Disease - Repeat Broadcast

Repeat Broadcast - Airs Thursday, April 16 p.m. In the United States as many as one million people are living with Parkinson’s Disease. This week on Red River Radio's Health Matters, Dr. Randall Brewer hosts a conversation on Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders. His guests will be Dr. Meghan Harris, neurologist with the Highland Clinic, and Dr. Jessica Wilden, Assistant Professor and Director of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport. This is a repeat broadcast and phone calls will not be taken. 

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6:00pm

Thu April 9, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Creativity and Mental Health

REPEAT Broadcast for Thursday, April 9, at 6 p.m
First Aired Thursday, August 21 at 6 p.m. 
What is creativity and how can creativity affect mental health? We addressed these questions and more on this Health Matters with Psychiatrist and multi-media artist Dr. Pat Sewell, and Joe Bluhm , an award-winning illustrator, designer and caricaturist from Moonbot as our guests. Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte hosted and took your calls and questions during the show.

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6:00pm

Thu April 2, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Alcoholism

Aired Thursday, April 2, at 6 p.m. Around 88,000 people in the U.S. die from alcohol related causes annually. In 2012, 17 million adults reportedly had an alcohol use problem, with 1.4 million receiving treatment at a specialized facility. This week on Health Matters, Dr. Paul Wilson, Internal Medicine Specialist, and Bill Rose, Executive Director of CADA, were our guests. A special guest joined them to share their experience with alcoholism from the viewpoint of a family member.  Your calls were taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502.


6:00pm

Thu March 26, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Gastrointestinal Health

Airs Thursday, March 26, at 8 p.m. Join Red River Radio for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Randall Brewer will host a discussion on gastrointestinal health. Dr. James Hobley, gastroenterologist with GI Specialists in Shreveport, and Dr. Joann Warrick, colorectal surgeon with GI Specialists, will be our guests. Calls will be taken during the show at 800-552-8502.

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6:00pm

Thu March 19, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Study Habits and Standardized Testing

Airs Thursday, March 19, at 6 p.m. Join Red River Radio this Thursday at 6 p.m. for our Mental Health Edition of Health Matters.  Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte will host a discussion on study habits and standardized testing. Guests will include school psychologist Laura Harris and former teacher and counselor Mark Nettles. Your calls are welcome during the show at 1-800-552-8502.

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