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  • 00:31

    30 mins with Dr. Jacobs, All Children’s Heart Surgeon #ACHradio

    in Business

    Join us as our host, Carol McDaniel, sits down with All Children's heart surgeon, Jeffrey P. Jacobs, M.D., FACS, FACC, FCCP. 


    Dr. Jacobs is director of the Andrews/Daicoff Cardiovascular Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute and professor of Cardiac Surgery in the Division of Cardiac Surgery of the Department of Surgery at Johns Hopkins University. He is also surgical director of the Heart Transplantation Program and director of the Extracorporeal Life Support Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute. Dr. Jacobs has been a cardiothoracic surgeon at All Children’s Hospital since 1998.  


    Recently, Dr. Jacobs led a team of 60 physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals from All Children's Hospital and healthcare organizations throughout the United States and the world to deliver life-saving care in the Caribbean. Under Jacobs' leadership, the team has operated on more than 90 children since the first trip in 2006.


    To learn more about Dr. Jeffrey Jacobs, tune in Wednesday, March 4 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Remember to follow the backchannel on twitter! #ACHradio

  • 01:01

    Your Heart: Go Ahead and Eat at McDonald's

    in Health

    Your Heart: Go Ahead and Eat at McDonald’s…


    The premise of this show is to present different views on the treatment of heart disease specifically as it relates to the use of statins.

    This show will feature Dr. Edward Kersh, MD,FACC

    Dr. Edward Kersh is Chief of Cardiology at St. Luke's Hospital, San Francisco, and is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth University and Touro University. Dr. Kersh is an active teacher of cardiology fellows and medical students. In 2000 was honored with the Kaiser Foundation Teaching Award as voluntary teacher of the year at UCSF. He has also been given the Gold Headed Cane Award by the AOA Honor Society at UCSF and the Outstanding Teacher Award in Cardiology at CPMC. Dr. Kersh is an active teacher of cardiology fellows and medical students. He has been recognized by his peers by election to Best Doctors in America.


    Dr. Christopher Bump, DC

    Dr. Christopher J. Bump has created a unique model of health care by integrating Functional Medicine and Chiropractic.  In addition to a Masters Degree from Columbia University in Human Nutrition and certifications in clinical nutrition with the AMA College of Nutrition, the International and American Council of Clinical Nutrition and he is also a Diplomat with the Chiropractic Board of Clinical Nutrition where he also presides on the Education Committee.  He has been an adjunct instructor at Columbia University and numerous chiropractic organizations throughout the country.  Dr. Bump is also a graduate of the Functional Medicine Institute.

  • 00:47

    What is Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract?

    in Health

    Today's Topic is "What is Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract"  My special guest today is Dr. Matthew J. Budoff.  Matthew J. Budoff, M.D., FACC, is Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine and Director of Cardiac CT at the Division of Cardiology at the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California. Dr. Budoff received his medical degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. and completed an internship and residency in internal medicine, as well as a fellowship in cardiology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.  Dr. Budoff is chief investigator in several active medical research trials and is a frequent lecturer on topics of cardiology at symposia, congresses and annual conferences on nearly every continent. He has authored or co-authored over 500 research papers, six books and 36 book chapters. Dr. Budoff received the Einstein Award for Scientific Achievement from the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, UK, and was awarded the Top Oral Abstract at the American Heart Association’s 2009 meeting. Most recently, he was named to the U.S. News & World Report list of Top Doctors for 2011.  For more information about Dr. Budoff please visit his website http://www.kyolic.com/


  • 00:19

    Connection between Periodontal Disease and Heart Disease

    in Health

    Doctors of the USA welcomes William T. Abraham, MD, FACP, FACC, FAHA, FESC, FRCPE, Professor of Internal Medicine and Chief of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, to talk about the relationship between periodontal disease and heart & vascular disease. Listen in as he shares the details of periodontal disease, its complications and the strategies on how to prevent it.

    Dr. William Abraham earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts, following which he completed his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.  He previously held faculty appointments at the University of Colorado, the University of Cincinnati, and the University of Kentucky. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology. Dr. Abraham spends the majority of his clinical time managing heart failure patients in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Abraham has been recognized as one of the “Best Doctors in America” for eleven consecutive years and has been ranked among the top 10% of physicians nationally in patient satisfaction.

    Dr. Abraham has authored more than 700 original papers, abstracts, book chapters, and review articles. In 2014, he was named to the Thomas Reuters Highly Cited Researchers list. Dr. Abraham has co-authored national heart failure practice guidelines and co-edited a leading textbook on heart failure entitled Heart Failure: A Practical Approach to Treatment. Dr. Abraham serves on the editorial boards of several major journals.

    Check out the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center website.

  • 00:25

    Groundbreaking Implantable Wireless Heartfailure Device

    in Health

    Doctors of the USA welcomes William T. Abraham, MD, FACP, FACC, FAHA, FESC, director of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and a professor of internal medicine, physiology and cell biology at the Ohio State University Medical Center to talk about the first FDA approved wireless device with remote monitoring to measure pulmonary artery pressure in certain heart failure patients. Listen in as he shares about the safety and efficacy of the device and how it allows health care professionals to monitor the condition of their patients remotely.

    Dr. William Abraham is the lead investigator for the CardioMEMS clinical trials and also serves as deputy director of Ohio State’s Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute. He has been recognized as one of the “Best Doctors in America” for eight consecutive years. Also in 2009 he was named inaugural designated Chair of Excellence in Cardiovascular Medicine at Ohio State’s College of Medicine. Dr. Abraham earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass., and completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowships in cardiology and heart failure/cardiac transplantation at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.

    Dr. Abraham is an internationally known researcher in heart failure. He has received grants from the National Institutes of Health, the American College of Cardiology and the Aetna Quality Care Foundation and has participated as principal investigator in more than 100 multicenter clinical drug and device trials.In addition to authoring more than 600 original papers, abstracts, book chapters and review articles, Dr. Abraham also co-edited Heart Failure: A Practical Approach to Treatment, a leading textbook on heart failure.

    Check out the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center website.

  • 01:24

    Women's Health Spotlight: Preventative Diseases

    in Health

    TODAY ON LIVING LARGE: Are you suffering from Diabetes? Breast Cancer? Hypertension? Join the beautiful P.K. Spearman as she welcomes Dr. H. Robert Silverstein to LL Radio, to discuss the common and unknown diseases that affect women all across the board. He will also provide helpful tips on how women can lessen their chances of getting any of these dangerous diseases by practicing Preventative Maintenance!
    H. Robert Silverstein, MD, is board certified in Cardiology and Internal Medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine. His approach to medicine is holistic, patient empowering and inclusive of Complementary Alternative Integrative Medicine (CAIM). Born in Bellefontaine, a small town of 10,000 in western Ohio, Always recognized as cutting edge, Dr. Silverstein became aware of the very simple Natural Human Design Rules, called biologic principles, which allow disease prevention and/or reversal where possible of diabetes, high cholesterol, stroke, high blood pressure and even cancer, etc. Lastly, Dr. Silverstein does two television shows on cable access television in the Hartford area. 
    Contact P.K. Spearman
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/PK-Spearman/150799721752031
    Email: PKSMinistries@yahoo.com
    Contact Dr.Silverstein: 
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hrobert.silverstein
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/HRS1000A
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/h-robert-silverstein-md-facc/17/408/bb0/

  • 01:01

    Aware, Alert, Achieve

    in Entertainment

    Dr Kevin Campbell:
    Dr Kevin Campbell, MD, FACC is an internationally recognized Cardiologist who specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of heart rhythm disorders. Dr. Campbell is the Medical Expert for WNCN and appears weekly on the NBC17 morning news and also makes frequent appearances nationally on Fox News, CBS, and HLN where he discusses healthcare topics of interest. Dr. Kevin will discuss National Autism Awareness Month.
    Marc Klaas
    Marc’s life changed forever when his 12 year old daughter Polly was abducted from his home in 1993 and murdered.
    Marc was determined to do anything he can to prevent this from happening in other families. He started the, The Polly Klaas® Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to the safety of all children, the recovery of missing children, and public policies that keep children safe in their communities.
    Kimberly Bryant: Founder of Black Girls Code
    BlackGirlsCode is devoted to showing the world that black girls can code, and do so much more. By reaching out to the community through workshops and after school programs, BlackGirlsCode introduces computer coding lessons to young girls from underrepresented communities in programming languages such as Scratch or Ruby on Rails. BlackGirlsCode has set out to prove to the world that girls of every color have the skills to become the programmers of tomorrow. By promoting classes and programs we hope to grow the number of women of color working in technology and give underprivileged girls a chance to become the masters of their technological worlds.

  • 00:51

    mHealth Does Its Part for Healthy Hearts

    in Technology

    Hear hosts Ben and Corey in a conversation about how mobile solutions can help improve heart health. Featuring special guests: Dr. Samir Damani, PharmD, FACC, CEO of MD Revolution, Mellanie True Hills, CEO of StopAfib.org and author of A Woman's Guide to Saving Her Own Life, and Dr. Monica Kleinman, Chair of Emergency Cardiovascular Care at the American Heart Association.

  • 00:15

    Israel and the Gaza Conflict

    in History

    Six days into the aerial attack on Gaza, 84 percent of the Israeli public supports Operation Pillar of Defense, with 12 percent opposing it, according to a Haaretz-Dialog poll taken Sunday. The poll surveyed proportional samples of Jews and Arabs, indicating that Jewish support for the war stands at upwards of 90 percent.
    Where will this take the World and what will the USA do?

  • 01:03

    The Truth About Statins & the Birchcreek Secret on P I Radio

    in Books

    Scott Cluthe has two ground breaking Health and Wellness guest's tonight Live.
    Barbara H. Roberts, MD, FACC, author of The Truth About Statins, and Ron and Julie Odato, co-authors of The  Birchcreek Secret to Total Health.
    Despite the rosy picture painted in the ads of a miracle cure for high cholesterol and its attendant heart disease, the reality of taking statins may be far less pretty.
    Dr. Barbara H. Roberts, director of the Women’s Cardiac Center at the Miriam Hospital in Rhode Island, discusses both the benefits and health risks of these popular drugs in this comprehensive guide that finally reveals the questionable science behind the research studies.
    Dr. Roberts explains how to take the best possible care of your heart, including:
    * The keys to maintaining cardiovascular well-being
    * How to interpret your cholesterol numbers
    * The frightening adverse effects of popular drugs
    Barbara H. Roberts, MD, FACC, is Director of The Women’s Cardiac Center at the Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. She is also an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. 
    Scott then talks with THE BIRCHCREEK SECRET TO TOTAL HEALTH co-authors Ron and Julie Odato
    In a recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention survey researchers discovered that about 34 percent of adult in the United States--approximately 73 million--are obese.
    THE BIRCHCREEK SECRET TO TOTAL HEALTH  will enable readers to never weigh food or count calories and carbohydrates again, to eat food and feel complete, and to eliminate cravings, bingeing, and that ferocious sweet tooth. 
    Ron and Julie Odato are the founders of Birchcreek Retreat Weight Loss and Wellness Center.

  • 00:32

    Ashford Publishing Radio Presents Dr. Richard O. Russell, Jr

    in Health

    Richard O. Russell, Jr., MD, FACC, is a retired cardiologist formerly employed by Cardiovascular Associates, Inc. and a former clinical professor for the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In his 52 years of experience in the field, Dr. Russell Jr. proved to be an empathetic diagnostician and clinician delivering compassionate and expert cardiovascular and cardio arterial care.    "I’m passionate about doctors being empathetic towards patients and their families, listening to them present their symptoms, fears and concerns. I’m also passionate about instilling values in young people to help them become better citizens, which is why I have a longstanding involvement in the Boy Scouts of America."    Hosted by Rob Michaels

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