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Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive & truly integrated health care network in New Jersey.

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    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.9 • 15 Ratings

Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive & truly integrated health care network in New Jersey.

    Pop Culture RX: The Rise in Polio

    Pop Culture RX: The Rise in Polio

    The Americas were declared polio-free in 1994. That was until recently. Pediatric hematologist-oncologist, Bruce Terrin, M.D., shared with us why polio is on the rise again after 28 years and what we can do to avoid it.

    • 22 min
    Pop Culture RX: ‘I Can't Feel [See] My Face When I'm With You’

    Pop Culture RX: ‘I Can't Feel [See] My Face When I'm With You’

    Recently actor Brad Pitt shared his struggles with undiagnosed prosopagnosia, also known as “face blindness”. Although it is widely assumed to be rare, doctors have started to move toward the conclusion that it is more common than generally realized. Neuropsychologist, Olga Nikelshpur, PhD., shares with us just how fascinating this condition really is.

    • 23 min
    Pop Culture RX: Ashton Kutcher vs. Vasculitis

    Pop Culture RX: Ashton Kutcher vs. Vasculitis

    Earlier this month actor, Ashton Kutcher revealed that he has vasculitis, a disease that left the actor unable to see, hear or walk for a period of time. Rheumatology specialist, Anna Broder, M.D., sat down and talked us through this very complex autoimmune disease.

    • 20 min
    Housecall: Do You Really Have to Worry about Monkeypox?

    Housecall: Do You Really Have to Worry about Monkeypox?

    Rising cases of monkeypox may have you wondering, what is it and should I be worried? Infectious disease expert, Edward Liu, M.D., shares what you need to know about monkeypox, how it spreads and how to stay safe.

    • 25 min
    Housecall: What Causes the Baby Blues? How to Reset Your Brain

    Housecall: What Causes the Baby Blues? How to Reset Your Brain

    The term the "baby blues" describes the emotional and hormonal changes that follow the birth of a child. With up to 80% of mothers experiencing this postpartum mental shift, maternal fetal medicine expert, Antonia Francis Kim, M.D., shares how parents can get through this growth period.



    https://doctors.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/provider/Antonia+Francis+Kim/1499953

    • 33 min
    Pop Culture RX: Understanding Endometriosis

    Pop Culture RX: Understanding Endometriosis

    A number of celebrities have been very candid about their endometriosis diagnosis and most recently Fantastic Beasts actress Jessica Williams shared her personal journey about living with the painful disease. We sat down with Kathleen Walsh, M.D., to talk through this diagnosis and the many treatments available.

    • 30 min

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I love this podcast. It’s incredibly insightful. I appreciate the 30 min format too. Makes it easy to listen to on short car rides.

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