Show 103

Saturday, September 24, 2011

8:06 a.m.

Toxins in Everyday Life

Dr. Berman will talk about toxins that Oregonians may come into contact with in everyday life. He’ll explain what parents should worry about and what should not raise significant health concerns. He will also address many of the recent controversies in the news surrounding toxins such as the concern about chemicals in plastic bottles that may or may not impact human health. Learn More


8:22 a.m.

Knowing Your Birthing Options

Carol L. Howe and Dr. Caughey will discuss the many birthing options available for expectant moms today, including vaginal breech delivery and vaginal delivery after cesarean. OHSU is one of a handful of hospitals in the country to offer women the chance to deliver their breech baby vaginally. OHSU is also a national leader in reducing cesarean births, the economic and health implications of which are substantial. Learn More


8:35 a.m.

Advancements in Radiology

At OHSU, radiology (imaging the body) is an area that is constantly changing and improving. Dr. Pollock will talk about the many advancements in imaging, including improvements that help reduce anxieties in patients young and old. Learn More