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Menopause and the Changes Women Can Expect
Susan Loeb-Zeitlin M.D., FACOG, and Margaret Polaneczky M.D., FACOG, help us to understand menopause and the changes women can expect. They share what is happening in the body during menopause, some of the most common treatment options for hormone changes, ideas for holistic and alternative treatments, and healthy tips for women going through menopause. The doctors also discuss what to do about some of the more difficult changes such as depression, anxiety mood swings, night sweats, hot flashes, and weight gain. Do not miss this important episode for women experiencing this life change!
Importance of Gynecologic Screenings
Evelyn Cantillo, MD, MPH discusses the importance of gynecologic screenings as part of women's health. She highlights the vital information every woman should know so that she can be her own best advocate throughout her health journey.
IVF and The Safety Precautions Taken During COVID-19
Joshua Stewart M.D. and Dan Goldschlag M.D. discuss IVF and the safety precautions taken Weill Cornell Medicine during the COVID-19 pandemic. They share how their team has been evolving care for patients during this pandemic and what services are available for couples considering fertility treatments.
How Pain Registries Improve Patient Care
Lisa Witkin M.D discusses the pain outcomes registries and how it helps doctors better care for patients. She shares how a registry works, how it collects data and why is it important for quality care to participate in a registry.
How to Treat Chronic Pain Using Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)
Neel Mehta M.D discusses low dose naltrexone (LDN). He shares the benefits of LDN and how the drug can help patients manage chronic pain and autoimmune diseases.
Evaluating the Risk of Summer Activities Amid Covid-19
Matthew Simon M.D helps us navigate the risks of summer activities amid covid-19. He shares tips around staying safe when participating in things like BBQs, family vacations, weddings, beaches, etc. He gives us effective ways to still enjoy the summer while taking the necessary safety precautions.