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Airs Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 6 p.m. Perhaps you want to change your look in 2018. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Our host Dr. Patrick Lavo will be joined by Dr. Paige Bundrick, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, specializing in facial plastics and reconstructive surgery at LSU Health. We’ll hear from Dr. Bundrick on a variety of facial rejuvenation procedures , facial and nasal reconstructive procedures, and more. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

Airs Thursday, January 4, 2018, at 6 p.m. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m., when Dr. Randall Brewer will host our conversation on "Changing Ourselves for the Better in 2018." Guests will include Jarrod Mitchell, Clinic Coordinator for the Willis-Knighton Tobacco Treatment Clinic; Dr. Jennifer Russell, Clinical Psychologist; and fitness expert Libby Burkhalter of Libfit. Questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, December 21, 2017. LSU Health in Shreveport now has a Center for Voice, Airway and Swallowing, the only one of its kind in the region. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. when Dr. John Patrick Lavo will be joined by Laryngologist Dr. Paul Weinberger to talk about Voice Disorders, Dysphagia, and Complex Airway Disorders. (Repeat Broadcast - no calls will be taken)

Airs Thursday, November 23, 2017, at 6 p.m. It’s an hour-long show of fun, unusual, and intriguing ways for people to get through the holiday season if you are dealing with depression. With family visits, consumer demands, brutal weather, dark skies, and other factors, this is the time of year that tries a depressive’s nerves the most, especially when you’re constantly being told how wonderful things are and how you should be happy. We will gather entertaining, moving, useful, and, yes, hilarious stories from both our celebrity guests and listeners about the unusual tips and tricks they use to get through the holidays.

Airs Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 6 p.m. Dr. Sanford Katz will host our discussion on lung cancer. Guests include Dr. Shawn Milligan, pulmonologist with Feist-Weiller Cancer Center at LSU Health; Dr. Glen Mills, medical oncologist with Feist-Weiller Cancer Center at LSU Health; and Dr. Jake Wang, radiation oncologist with Willis-Knighton Cancer Center. Questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.

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