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Thursdays at 5:30 p.m., Dr. Craig Wax presents a weekly update on various medical topics.
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Your Health Matters
(May 21, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with Rituparna Basu, a writer and professional speaker who is an expert in health care. She is currently an analyst at the Ayn Rand Institute. Basu talks about individual rights and Medicare. She talks about the complexities of the system and the financial situation surrounding Medicare. They explore solutions on how the government can stop the trend in the rising cost of Medicare.

Your Health Matters
(May 14, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with Dr. Jane Hughes, an opthamologist from San Antonio, Texas. The two talk about the freedom in medicine, the new laws surrounding health care, and getting back to the roots of simply working with patients without the intrusion of insurance, government, and third parties. Dr. Hughes helps break down all the complexities doctors face outside of the operating room and the money that is changing hands.

Your Health Matters
(Apr 30, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with Michelle Teel, a breast cancer survivor, and Bernadette White, the outreach coordinator for Susan G. Komen Philadelphia. The three discuss the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Philadelphia. They also talk about life after breast cancer, its treatment, and increasing awareness.

Your Health Matters
(Apr 09, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with family physician, Dr. Robert Nelson from Cumming, Georgia about the economics of health care and why it is important. The two break down the health care system, discuss how health care has changed, and what people should be aware of.

Your Health Matters
(Apr 02, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with Dr. David Samadi, Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. He is also a medical reference for Fox News and has his own radio show. The two discuss the controversey surrounding men's health care and prostate exams; whether to screen or not to screen. They mention the parties involved and the need for a solution.

Your Health Matters
(Mar 26, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax is joined by Dr. Eddie Wu, an orthopedist of Premier Orthopedics. The two talk about total hip replacement and the different approaches used for a hip replacement procedure. Take a listen to find out more about one of medicine's modern miracles.

Your Health Matters
(Mar 19, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax is joined by Dr. Marion Mass to talk about organic gardening for kids. Dr. Mass explains how gardening can have a positive impact on children and their eating habits. Also, she covers a special gardening project by children in accordance with Relay For Life.

Your Health Matters
(Mar 12, 2015) Play Dowanload

Dr. Craig Wax is joined by Roberto Ferdman of the Washington Post to talk about the sugar industry's influence on government policies. They discuss the history of the sugar industry and its impact on society. Also, the pair cover how much control the government should have over our health and ability to obtain information.

Your Health Matters
(Mar 05, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with Dr. Marilyn Singleton from California. With a medical and juris docterate, Dr. Singleton talks with Dr. Wax about eugenics; improving the human race through the science of genetics. They discuss why eugenics is important, the ethics of it, and how it fits into today's society.

Your Health Matters
(Feb 26, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Dr. Craig Wax speaks with Dr. Ken Fisher, a medical doctor and a residency-trained nephrologist from Kalamazoo, Michigan. The two talk about the topic of legal steps towards Direct Primary Care, and some of the advantages of what they call DPC. Dr. Fisher explains what DPC is, how it is gaining momentum in the medical field, and how the legal system of DPC works.

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