Episode 21 – Alzheimer’s Association

PrintShea Summerlin, board member of the Alzheimer’s Association for the Alabama/Florida Panhandle Chapter and the executive director for the chapter Aimee Johnson, discuss the Alzheimer’s Association and what the organization is doing to help you or a loved one find support within the community.

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 5-24-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!

Episode 20-Alzheimer’s Disease

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Dr. Jennifer Beall, an associate professor at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy, discusses the definition, symptoms and risks associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Beall will also describe the different ways that you can manage this condition, from behavior therapies to what medications are helpful.Beall-Jennifer

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 5-17-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!

Episode 19 – New therapies for Allergies

Home-Remedies-for-Allergies-Treatment-Food-and-SeasonalDr. Kim Benner, professor of pharmacy practice at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy and clinical specialist at Children’s of Alabama, discusses more about allergies and the new therapies that are available for it. Dr. Benner will also discuss non drug therapy ways to manage allergies for adults and children.Benner-Kim

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 5-03-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!

Episode 18 – Allergies in Adults and Kids

T-allergies-enHD-AR1Dr. Kim Benner, professor of pharmacy practice and clinical pharmacy specialist at Children’s of Alabama, discusses what you can do for your allergies this season for yourself and for your children!Benner-Kim

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 4-26-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!

Episode 17 – Cholesterol

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Dr. Maisha Kelly Freeman, director of the Center for Healthcare Innovation and Patient Outcomes Research, and Professor at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy, talks about the different types of cholesterol and how to best manage high cholesterol! Maisha Freeman 7.14

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 4-5-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!

Episode 16 – Autism Therapies

autism-ribbonDr. Peter J. Hughes, an associate professor at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy and the Director of Continuing Pharmacy Education at the pharmacy school, is back this week to discuss more about Autism and what therapies are used to help manage the condition along with other healthy advice in handling loved ones with autism.

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Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 3-22-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!

Episode 15-Autism

Autism-Awareness-RibbonDr. Peter J. Hughes, an associate professor at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy and the Director of Continuing Pharmacy Education at the pharmacy school, discusses autism, who is affected and what signs to look for along with a brief analysis on the topic of the vaccination study people still talk about today.

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 3-15-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!hughes-peter