Show 104

Saturday, October 1, 2011

8:06 a.m.

Advancements in Alzheimer's Treatment

According to a new international poll, many people fear Alzheimer's as much as they fear cancer. Dr. Quinn will talk about the latest advancements in diagnosing and treating Alzheimer's and dementia. He will also talk about OHSU's cutting-edge research efforts. Learn More


8:22 a.m.

Respecting the Aging's Health Wishes

Dr. Tolle will offer advice on having important discussions with aging parents about their health care needs and plans. She will explain how Oregon has become a national leader in this area and what OHSU is doing to further ensure that the health wishes of Oregon’s aging residents are respected. Learn More


8:35 a.m.

Head Injury Prevention in Children

Kayt will tell us about the risky activities the cause the majority of head injuries in kids. She’ll also talk about the program’s efforts to make sure all kids wear bike helmets. Learn More


8:51 a.m.

Packing a Healthy Lunch

Dr. Stadler will offer parents advice on packing a healthy lunch. She’ll explain past and current research that helps parents feed their kids a healthy diet. Some of her suggestions may surprise you! Learn More