31 episodes

With so much conflicting information out there about health topics, wouldn't it be great to have a trusted go-to source for all things related to health? Northeast Georgia Health System's Health Perspectives podcast brings doctors, experts and community volunteers together for candid conversations and fresh perspectives on a range of health issues that may be affecting you and your family.If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, visit nghs.com/healthperspectives to tell us what you want us to talk about next.

NGHS Health Perspectives Northeast Georgia Health System

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

With so much conflicting information out there about health topics, wouldn't it be great to have a trusted go-to source for all things related to health? Northeast Georgia Health System's Health Perspectives podcast brings doctors, experts and community volunteers together for candid conversations and fresh perspectives on a range of health issues that may be affecting you and your family.If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, visit nghs.com/healthperspectives to tell us what you want us to talk about next.

    Life with an LVAD

    Life with an LVAD

    Denese Traynor was on vacation in Mexico when she realized her heart was quickly declining. Her life was saved because of her left ventricular assist device (LVAD), which she received at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Dr. Egolum, Dr. Thompson and NGHS patient Denese Traynor sit down to talk about what life looks like with an LVAD.
    Thank you for listening to our podcast! If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please visit nghs.com/podcast.

    • 27 min
    Fact or Fiction - Addressing Social Media Health Advice

    Fact or Fiction - Addressing Social Media Health Advice

    With so much health information floating around on social media, deciphering fact from fiction can be challenging. Dr. Philip Kimsey and Dr. Donna Lee with the Family Medicine Residency program, sit down to determine if there is any truth hiding behind some viral social media health trends and discuss what we can do to find health advice we can trust.
    Thank you for listening to our podcast! If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please visit nghs.com/podcast.

    • 24 min
    Interventional Pain Medicine

    Interventional Pain Medicine

     Interventional Pain Medicine physician Dr. Cody Rowan discusses everything from treatment options to common misconceptions associated with pain management.



    Thank you for listening to our podcast! If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please visit nghs.com/podcast.

    • 32 min
    Organ Donation

    Organ Donation

    In 2017, Taylor Evans passed away after a severe car accident. He saved the lives of over 70 people. Tune in to our latest podcast featuring special guests Stephanie and James Martin, parents to Taylor Evans.
    Thank you for listening to our podcast! If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please visit nghs.com/podcast.

    • 29 min
    Tips for Preventing Heart Disease Before it Starts

    Tips for Preventing Heart Disease Before it Starts

    What if we could prevent the #1 cause of death in the U.S. before it starts? Join experts from our Center for Cardiovascular Prevention, Metabolism & Lipids to learn how to keep your heart healthy and prevent heart disease! Our non-invasive cardiologist, nutritionist and wellness coach talk about everything from diets, exercise, genomics and sudden cardiac death in athletes.
    Thank you for listening to our podcast! If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please visit nghs.com/podcast.

    • 22 min
    Understanding the Silent Killer

    Understanding the Silent Killer

    High blood pressure is often referred to as the silent killer - because most of the time, it has no obvious symptoms. Listen to our latest podcast to hear Dr. Henson and Dr. Burkle discuss hypertension and what you can do to avoid it.
    Thank you for listening to our podcast! If you have a topic you would like us to discuss, please visit nghs.com/podcast.

    • 17 min

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