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Medical Monday 1.5.15: Keeping The New Year Resolution Of Getting Fit

Medical Monday 1.5.15: Keeping The New Year Resolution Of Getting Fit

| January 5, 2015

A New Year and many people have resolved to get in shape. It’s the number one resolution people make every year…and the hardest to keep. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham reports on a few simple tips that will help you stick to your resolution all year long. 00:07 Presque Isle These people at […]

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Medical Monday 9.22.14: Celiac Disease

Medical Monday 9.22.14: Celiac Disease

| September 24, 2014

Large numbers of people are being diagnosed with celiac disease. It’s an allergic reaction to foods that contain GLUTEN. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham examines the disease and how more food companies are working to accomodate people who have it. Presque Isle Many grocery stores like Graves Shop and Save in Presque Isle […]

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Medical Monday 8.25.2014: National Immunization Awareness Month

Medical Monday 8.25.2014: National Immunization Awareness Month

| August 26, 2014

Each August, the value of immunizations is highlighted through National Immunization Awareness month. In this weeks Medical Monday, Angela Christoforos talked to local healthcare professionals to find out why they are so important… Pines Health Supervisor¬†Patti Dorman said,¬†“It takes a second, and it protects you and it protects your family and your friends you’re doing […]

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Medical Monday 8.11.14: Arthroplasty Surgery Helping Patients With Hand Arthritis

Medical Monday 8.11.14: Arthroplasty Surgery Helping Patients With Hand Arthritis

| August 11, 2014

Each year, orthopedic surgeons perform thousands of joint replacement surgeries in the U.S. The more common of these procedures are hip and knee replacements. But for some patients with hand arthritis, joint replacement surgery may be necessary. Shawn Cunningham takes a look at how the procedure is being done at one county hospital in this […]

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Medical Monday 8.4.14: Ebola Causing Global Distress

Medical Monday 8.4.14: Ebola Causing Global Distress

| August 7, 2014

The World Health Organization reports the death toll continues to rise in Western Africa from the ebola virus. More than 800 people have died in the past week in parts of Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. Two American aid workers have contracted the disease. One was flown back to the states for treatment. That […]

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