Sunday, April 22, 2012
Monday, April 23rd, 2012 on The Doctor Ira Breite Show on SiriusXM 81: Doctor Radio
You wouldn't know it by looking outside the window here in New York City, but the warm weather is right around the corner. Risks and pleasures follow.
Meninogoccal Meningitis is a deadly, preventable, disease. Find out about it, and how you can help prevent it. Join Lynn Bozof, the president of the National Meningitis Association and Jamie Schanbaum, a meningococcal meningitis survivor and the founder of the J.A.M.I.E Group, as we talk about their stories, abount menigococcus, and what you can do about it!
Gastroenterology update follows. There is some exciting new basic research on gut mircrobes and how they may play a contributing role in protecting mice from diabetes and fatty liver disease.
Then, its meat time! Join me, Dietician and Doctor Radio Regular Keri Gans, butcher and star of The Food Network's "Meat Men" Pat LaFrieda, and the imported wine director for LOT18 as we talk about healthy ways to combine meat, wine, and yes, health!
Call us with your meat, wine or health questions at 1-877-NYU-DOCS!
We will end the show, as always, with "Ask Doctor Ira," where you can ask me any medical question on any topic at all...anything you forgot to ask your doctor, ask me!