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Doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina will be featured weekly in a series of radio interviews on South Carolina Public Radio called Health Focus. Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner will host this series of health and medical features, covering a wide array of topics. Health Focus is a production of the Medical University of South Carolina in partnership with South Carolina Public Radio.

Health Focus Bobbi Conner

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    • 3.7 • 3 Ratings

Doctors, medical professionals and researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina will be featured weekly in a series of radio interviews on South Carolina Public Radio called Health Focus. Award winning public broadcaster Bobbi Conner will host this series of health and medical features, covering a wide array of topics. Health Focus is a production of the Medical University of South Carolina in partnership with South Carolina Public Radio.

    Health benefits of strength training

    Health benefits of strength training

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Alec DeCastro about the benefits of adding strength training to your exercise routine. Dr. DeCastro is an Associate Professor and Chief of Primary Care Sports medicine in the Department of Family Medicine at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    Yogic breathing to help manage stress for breast cancer survivors

    Yogic breathing to help manage stress for breast cancer survivors

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Sundar Balasubramanian about developing mobile technology for breast cancer patients and survivors, that encourages yogic breathing to help manage stress. Dr. Balasubramanian is an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at MUSC and he teaches yogic breathing exercises to breast cancer survivors as part of the Survivors Fit Club program.

    • 3 min
    Helping children deal with anxiety

    Helping children deal with anxiety

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christine San Giovanni about helping children deal with anxiety. Dr. San Giovanni is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a pediatrician at MUSC Children’s Health.

    • 3 min
    Long COVID symptoms & testing to rule out heart conditions

    Long COVID symptoms & testing to rule out heart conditions

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Arasi Maran about evaluating patients with long COVID symptoms, to rule out possible heart conditions. Dr. Maran is an Associate Professor of Medicine and an Interventional Cardiologist at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    Support for organ transplant patients during the pandemic

    Support for organ transplant patients during the pandemic

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Wendy Balliet about strategies to help organ transplant patients cope with the ups and downs of life during the pandemic. Dr. Balliet is a psychologist who works with patients who have chronic health conditions, through the Division of Bio-Behavioral Medicine and Hollings Cancer Center at MUSC.

    • 3 min
    Diabetes & Heart Disease in Women

    Diabetes & Heart Disease in Women

    This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Aundrea Loftley about the prevention, diagnosis and screening for diabetes and heart disease in women. Dr. Loftley is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and an Endocrinologist at MUSC.

    • 3 min

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