- Upcoming Dates:
- Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
- Time: 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Welcome to healthTALK, White Plains Hospital’s new podcast program.
In partnership with WestchesterTalkRadio, White Plains Hospital launched a new podcast programming series called healthTALK. Recorded in our satellite studio in the Hospital and at offsite events, the podcasts feature our healthcare experts discussing current trends and ‘news you can use.’
Find our recent podcasts below and tune in every day to WestchesterTalkRadio at 3P to hear the White Plains Hospital healthTALK hour.
Have an idea or interested in hearing about a particular topic? E-mail us at WPHCMail@wphospital.org.
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How to Start an Exercise Plan and Stick to It
WPH Wellness Coach Catalina Cavotta shares tips on how to make exercise fit your lifestyle so you stick to it and stay fit.
Coping with Holiday Depression
Dr. Steven Shainmark, Director of Psychiatry at White Plains Hospital, shares his advice for preventing and dealing with increased stress and anxiety over the holidays.
Stillbirth: A Grieving Mother’s Journey
Samantha Banerjee of the New York Metro Chapter of the Star Legacy Foundation shares her personal story of stillbirth, as well as efforts around research, education, and prevention.
Stopping Pancreatic Cancer in Its Tracks
Dr. Joshua Raff, Director of the Digestive Cancer Program at WPH, invites the public to take part in a screening program to identify pancreatic cancer risk in families.
How Innovation Is Changing the Way You Visit Your Doctor
Jonathan Bandel, Assistant Vice President of Strategic Service Lines, explains how technology is helping to streamline healthcare for a better patient experience.
Urgent Health Facts on Teen Vaping
Pediatrician Dr. Mason Gomberg highlights the dangers of e-cigarette use by teens, and offers tips to parents for talking about substance abuse with their own children.
Is Medical Marijuana or CBD Right for Me?
Internist Dr. Jason Holdych explains the difference between therapeutic marijuana and OTC cannabidiol (CBD) for the treatment of pain and other chronic conditions.
How Pastoral Care Can Help Patients Heal
Rabbi Fredda Cohen, Director, Department of Pastoral Care and Education at WPH, talks about the role of faith in healthcare.
Advanced Treatment for Sinus Problems
Otolaryngologist Dr. Ameet Kamat explains the symptoms of recurrent sinus infections and when to seek the help of a specialist for medical therapy or surgery.
Tips for Sleeping Soundly
Dr. Fulvia Milite, Director of the Sleep Center, discusses the latest thinking on better sleep, from natural methods to advanced diagnostic services and treatments.
Treating Head & Neck Tumors
Head and neck surgeon Dr. Jk Rasamny tells what to expect if you are diagnosed with a lump in your neck, and explains the use of advanced TORS surgery for precision treatment.
Caring for Dementia Caregivers
Laura Himmelstein, Clinical Social Worker, talks about the benefits of WPH’s Caregiver Support Group, open to all people who care for loved ones or friends.