Health Matters

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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. Himanshu Desai with Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialists in Shreveport . Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, November 3, at 6 p.m. Join Dr. Sanford Katz for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. On this Health Matters we will talk about physical therapy with guests from the WK Rehabilitation Institute, including Chris Mangin, Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Renee' McCuller, Chief Nursing Officer over Inpatient Rehabilitation and Behavioral Medicine; and Amy Sudduth, Assistant Director over Outpatient Rehabilitation. Questions will be taken during Health Matters at 1-800-552-8502

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Airs Thursday, October 27, at 6 p.m. Anger is a natural emotion, but left unchecked, it can affect mental and physical health. Dr. Mark Vigen, psychologist, will host Health Matters: Mental Health Edition, Thursday at 6 p.m., alongside Dr. Shelley Visconte, licensed counselor and marriage and family therapist, to talk about understanding and managing anger. Licensed Professional Counselor Greg Guerin will be our guest along with two guests from Active Recovery: Amanda Veuleman, Care Coordinator, and Cheven Bonnell, licensed social worker.

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Airs Thursday, September 29, at 6 p.m. Tune in for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition this evening at 6 p.m. Neurosurgeon Dr. Anil Nanda, with University Neurosurgery, and Debbie Hayes, Alzheimer’s Association North Louisiana Associate Director will join psychologists Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte to discuss Alzheimer’s. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, September 22, at 6 p.m. Dr. Sanford Katz will host our discussion on hearing and speech disorders with guests Dr. Maura Cosetti , of the Department of Otolaryngology at LSU Health, and Daisy Vyvial, Audiologist with University Health and LSU Medical School. Questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502.

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