Sunday, October 26, 2014
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After that we will have Digestive Disease Update, where I will tell you some of the latest and greatest news in the world of digestive disease and answer your questions at 1-877-NYU-DOCS.
Halloween is coming! Candy for everyone! But what happens if you are gluten free. What can you have? Can you have candy corn, my favorite? Find out with me and dietician Rachel Begun, RD.
We will end the show, as usual, with Ask Doctor Ira, where you can ask me any question on any medical topic at all: it does not matter what it is: anything you forgot to ask your doctor ask me! Give us a call at 1-877-NYU-DOCS!
Sunday, October 19, 2014
We have a very digestive day planned for Monday.
Yogurt to detect colon cancer? Maybe. Join me and Dr. Sangeeta Bhatia of MIT as we talk about her research on how yogurt and a simple urine test may provide a low cost way to screen for colon cancer.
We will have gastroenterology update, where in addition to answering your questions on all things digestive I will tell you some of the latest and greatest stories in the world of digestive disease.
Dr. David Rubin of the University of Chicago will be joining us at the top of our second hour to talk about the latest and greatest in the world of digestive disease from the American College of Gastroenterology Meetings.
We will end the show with Ask Doctor Ira, where you can ask me any questions on any medical topic at all: anything your forgot to ask your doctor ask me! Give me a call at 1-877-NYU-DOCS!
Sunday, October 12, 2014
The World is a scary place. Sometimes, you just wish you could leave. Which brings us to our show Monday. Dr. John Bradford, the President of Spaceworks Enterprises, and Dr. Douglas Talk, MD, a staff physician and Departmental Director of Surgical Services at the Naval Air Station at Lemoore in California and the medical team liaison for the Torpor Project. Find out how we might finally get some human beings to Mars!
And Mars is where you might want to be going given all of the Ebola news we've been having. Marc Siegel, MD, the Medical Director of Doctor Radio, will talk to us about what's going on in Texas and what to do about Ebola going forward. Give us a call at 1-877-NYU-DOCS
We have a complete hour of open phones coming up at 9 AM. Its a combined Ask Doctor Ira and Gastroenterology Update...just like my real office. Give us call at 1-877-NYU-DOCS!
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Sunday, October 5, 2014
Monday, October 6th on the Internal Medicine Show with Doctor Ira Breite on SiriusXM 81: Doctor Radio
High tech decision tools and your questions. We are continuing our longer question and answer periods during the show.
Starting with blood thinners. Many people have been told to take aspirin by their doctors, and many people need to be placed on stronger blood thinners because of blood clots, heart arrhythmia, and surgery. It used to be easy: there was only one strong blood thinner available for oral use. But now there are many. Join me and Dr. Marc Carrier of the University of Ottawa and the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and his patient Jamie Dossett-Mercer as we talk about picking the right blood thinner for the right patient.
On a blood thinner? Give us a call at 1-877-NYU-DOCS.
We will continue with Gastroenterology Update after this. Find out about the latest and greatest news in the world of gastroenterology and have your questions and tweets answered.
Banks and retailers are being hacked all the time. Doctor's are being asked to enter data into confusing EHR's. Will Apple save the day? Find out a little bit about HealthKit and some of the things it can do. Hear about the apps and decide if its something you would want. And give me a call
We will end the show with Ask Doctor Ira, where you can ask me any medical questions you want and have your questions answered at 1-877-NYU-DOCS.