PodMed – Week of January 16, 2017
This week’s topics include alcohol abuse and CVD, gun violence in adolescents, social networks and gun violence, and weekend warriors. Program notes: 0:34 Weekend warriors 1:34 Compared to sedentary, they did have a reduction in mortality 2:32 For those who can’t do daily 3:00 Is gun violence contagious? 4:00 Looked at relationships 5:00 Now we […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - January 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Tags: Alcohol And Drug Abuse All Podcasts exercise Mental health PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of January 9, 2017
This week’s topics include managing earwax, metformin and other diseases, atypical antipsychotics in palliative care, and firearm purchase without a background check. Program notes: 0:51 Managing ear wax 1:51 Industry relative to removal 2:53 Putting cotton swabs not good 3:31 Metformin use and comorbidities 4:31 Does metformin increase or decrease mortality? 5:34 Firearm purchase without […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Chronic Disease Death and Dying Diabetes Geriatrics Mental health PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of January 2, 2017
This week’s topics include a review of sugar recommendations, preventing readmissions to the hospital, benefits of fish oil in pregnancy, and a look at healthcare spending. Program notes: 0:31 A look at sugar recommendations 1:30 Identified nine guidelines 2:30 All point to reducing sugar intake 3:20 Fish oil supplementation in pregnancy and asthma 4:20 Increase […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - December 30, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Diet Patient Care Pediatrics PodMed Pregnancy Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of December 26, 2016
This week’s topics include the benefits of the Mediterranean diet, choice of underwear color, aging wine, and keeping Brussels sprouts green. Program notes: 0:35 Annual fun recording 1:35 Color prominent in underwear choice 2:32 Women prefer red 3:01 Brussels sprouts aging 4:01 Exposed to white blue light 4:42 Aging wine 5:42 Do eight experiments over […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - December 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Diet PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of December 19, 2016
This week’s topics include statins and Alzheimer’s, teen substance use, national mortality data, and psychiatric drug use in American adults. Program notes: 0:33 Cause specific mortality in the US 1:35 At over 80 million deaths 2:32 Not terribly surprising to see risk factors 3:00 How many US adults take a psychiatric drugs 4:01 Only 9% […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - December 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: Alcohol And Drug Abuse All Podcasts Alzheimer's Disease And Dementia Death and Dying Geriatrics Mental health PodMed Prevention Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of December 12, 2016
This week's topics include a biomarker for Parkinson’s disease, therapy for blood clots after casting or knee arthroscopy, avoiding sickle cell crises, and CABG versus stunting. Program notes: 0:34 A biomarker for Parkinson’s disease 1:31 Use as a seed to accumulate misfolded protein 2:35 Utility in the face of no intervention? 3:31 Blood rather than CSF? […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - December 9, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Heart And Vascular Joint Surgery Neurology And Neurosurgery PodMed Surgical Care Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of December 5, 2016
This week’s topics include frailty and postoperative risk, smoking, age and myocardial infarction, sports and cardiovascular mortality, and artificial intelligence and diabetic retinopathy. Program notes: 0:37 AI and diabetic retinopathy 1:37 Showed over 60,000 images to a computer 2:37 Device takes a picture and computer evaluates 3:23 Presurgical assessment of frailty 4:24 Three or four […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - December 2, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts exercise Eye Care Geriatrics Heart And Vascular PodMed Surgery Surgical Care Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of November 28, 2016
Blood pressure lowering meds and fracture, LASIK surgery outcomes, treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm, and measles and mumps outbreaks. Program notes: 0:33 LASIK outcomes 1:33 Glares or haloes after surgery 2:31 Three or four times more likely to complain online 3:10 Measles and mumps outbreaks 4:10 Much higher than previously considered 5:10 Pertussis and whooping […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - November 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Eye Care Heart And Vascular Infectious diseases Patient Care PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of November 21, 2016
This week’s topics include an alternative to statins, which vessel to use for bypass, NSAID risk, and genes versus lifestyle with regard to cardiovascular disease. Program notes: 0:48 Heart risk of NSAIDs 1:45 About 2.5% experienced heart attack, stroke 2:42 Short term lose dose use is reassuring 3:03 What vessels to use for bypass 4:03 […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - November 18, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Chronic Disease Genetics Heart And Vascular Pain And Pain Relief PodMed Surgery Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of November 14, 2016
This week’s topics include a new tool for predicting cardiovascular event risk, iPads for amblyopia, an antibody for non-small cell lung cancer, and high dose statins. Program notes: 0:42 Call out to a listener 1:30 Best way to treat lazy eye 2:30 Using Apple games that require both eyes 3:32 Only effective if child uses […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - November 11, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Cancer Heart And Vascular Pediatrics PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of November 7, 2016
This week’s topics include transfusion outcomes in old versus new blood, use of tranexemic acid during surgery, bystander use of defibrillators, and bypass surgery outcomes on stopped versus beating hearts. Program notes: 0:45 Bystander use of defibrillators 1:42 About 10% received defibrillation 2:45 People need to be aware of where devices are 3:25 On- or […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - November 4, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Tags: All Podcasts Critical care medicine Heart And Vascular Patient Safety PodMed Surgery Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of October 31, 2016
This week’s topics include state reckoning of smoking and cancer, promoting breastfeeding, testing for familial hypercholesterolemia, and supplemental oxygen in moderate COPD. Program notes: 0:40 State of the Union with regard to smoking 1:40 40% in Arkansas 2:40 Ban smoking in public places 3:20 Breastfeeding promotion 4:23 System level didn’t help 5:01 Familial hypercholesterolemia 6:01 […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - October 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Heart And Vascular Pediatrics PodMed Respiratory Disorders Smoking Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of October 24, 2016
This week’s topics include changing therapy with a genetic assessment of breast cancer, outcomes from hernia repair, a new agent for osteoporosis, and syncope and pulmonary embolism. Program notes: 0:30 Results of hernia repair 1:32 Either mesh, or routine surgery 2:33 Examine mesh more closely 3:01 New agent for osteoporosis 4:01 Received the new antibody […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - October 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Breast Health Cancer Geriatrics PodMed Prevention Respiratory Disorders Surgery Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of October 17, 2016
This week’s topics include use of vitamins and supplements, detecting atrial fibrillation, calcium supplements and heart disease, and use of ventilators in people with advanced dementia. Program notes: 0:35 Vitamins and supplements use 1:35 People continue to do so 2:35 It’s natural, it can’t hurt 2:47 Calcium supplementation and coronary artery disease 3:48 Tie to […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - October 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Alzheimer's Disease And Dementia Critical care medicine Death and Dying Heart And Vascular Patient Care PodMed Vitamins And supplements Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of October 10, 2016
This week’s topics include Zika complications, hypothermia and in-hospital heart attack, long term heart attack survival and hospital performance, and ADHD medications and bone mineral density. Program notes: 0:35 Hypothermia and heart attacks 1:33 About 6% treated with hypothermia 2:32 Outside hospital free radicals produced 3:11 Long term survival after heart attack and high performing […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - October 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Heart And Vascular Infectious diseases Nervous System Disorders Pediatrics PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of October 3, 2016
This week’s topics include roller coasters and kidney stones, colonoscopy in those older than 70, benefits of exercise in older folks, and the health impact of cleft palate. Program notes: 0:42 Kidney stones and roller coasters 1:41 Model kidney and stones 2:41 Might want to ride post-lithotripsy 3:35 Exercise, mobility and older adults 4:39 Length […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - September 29, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Cancer Colon And Rectal Cancer exercise Geriatrics Kidney And Urinary Disorders PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of September 26, 2016
This week’s topics include appropriate use of beta blockers after heart attack, timing of allergenic foods for infants, a wearable device and its impact on weight loss, and vasectomy and prostate cancer. Program notes: 0:38 A device and weight loss 1:39 Those with the device lost less 2:38 Do a real world trial 3:06 Introducing […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - September 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Allergy Cancer Diet exercise Heart And Vascular Obesity PodMed Prostate Health Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of September 19, 2016
This week’s topics include long term results in low risk prostate cancer, ovarian cancer screening, statin benefits, and sex differences in MI. Program notes: 0:32 Benefits of statins 1:32 Reduces deaths from cardiovascular causes 2:33 Benefit clearly outweighs risk 3:22 Sex differences in heart attack 4:22 Incidence rate for MI 5:22 Persistent gap through age […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - September 17, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Cancer Heart And Vascular PodMed Prostate Health Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of September 12, 2016
This week’s topics include use of cord blood, the burden of electronic medical records, utility of craniotomy in traumatic brain injury, and alternative therapies for managing pain. Program notes: 0:36 Pain management techniques 1:39 Back pain acupuncture and yoga 2:36 Transition with insurance 3:24 Craniotomy and traumatic brain injury 4:25 TBI often have sequela 5:00 […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - September 10, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Cancer Critical care medicine Health Insurance Neurology And Neurosurgery Pain And Pain Relief Patient Care PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of September 5, 2016
This week’s topics include ICD impact, a model for Zika drug screening, depression identification and treatment, and whether CPAP helps. Program notes: 0:40 ICDs in some people with heart failure 1:40 Not helpful with overall death 2:40 If you can avoid it would help 3:00 CPAP and cardiovascular disease 4:01 3.7 years of follow up […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - September 3, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Heart And Vascular Infectious diseases Mental health Patient Care PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of August 29, 2016
This week’s topics include breast density and mammography, genetic analysis and chemotherapy in early breast cancer, reducing sugar for kids, and treating essential tremor. Program notes: 0:32 Reducing sugar consumption in kids 1:35 A third of what kids are currently recommended 2:36 Need to address in children 2:47 Predictive value of breast density in mammography […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - August 27, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Breast Health Cancer Diet Neurology And Neurosurgery Obesity Pediatrics PodMed Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of August 22, 2016
This week’s topics include a look at beta blockers, intranasal flu vaccine efficacy, acetaminophen during pregnancy, and a new osteoporosis treatment. Program notes: 0:32 Intranasal flu vaccine versus intramuscular vaccine 1:34 Studied in Hutterites 2:32 Previously thought more effective in children 3:24 New osteoporosis drug 4:25 Compared to both placebo and previous medication 5:25 Injected […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - August 19, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Heart And Vascular Infectious diseases PodMed Prevention Vaccines Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of August 15, 2016
This week’s topics include the impact of exercise on chronic medical conditions, more ICU care and outcomes, m-health and diabetes, and insurance status and cancer outcomes. 0:36 Diabetes and m-health 1:38 Text messaging improved eating behaviors 2:38 Long term impact? 3:32 Exercise and health conditions 4:32 Quantified with METs 5:34 Less benefit at higher levels […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - August 12, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Cancer Critical care medicine Diabetes exercise High Blood Pressure PodMed Research Source Type: podcasts

PodMed – Week of August 8, 2016
This week’s topics include genetics and asthma, obesity and diabetes among identical twins, a Zika update, and remote monitoring of patients. Program notes: 0:30 Zika and contraception use 1:34 In places with Zika risk are women using contraception 2:28 Some of it is cultural or access issues 3:22 Genetics, environment and asthma 4:22 Amish have […] (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - August 5, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey Johns Hopkins Medicine Tags: All Podcasts Diabetes Genetics Infectious diseases Obesity Patient Care PodMed Pregnancy Prevention Source Type: podcasts

Johns Hopkins Medicine News Roundup, November 13, 2009
Statin use and gallstones, simpler assessment of blood lipids, mood on low-fat or low-carb diets, and kidney artery blockage treatment. (Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News)
Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - April 13, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey and Rick Lange, M.D. Source Type: podcasts

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Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Weekly Health News - September 8, 2011 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Tracey and Rick Lange, M.D. Source Type: podcasts