Healthy You Podcast

Healthy You Podcast

Latest Episodes

Revisiting the Invisible Disease
November 30, 2022

Revisiting the story of Maria Kellner, a person diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes which she refers to as The Invisible Disease. First diagnosed as a toddler, Maria now she shares with us her world of ins

AI Enhanced Breast Cancer Screening
November 23, 2022

Artificial Intelligence is being used to enhance the diagnosis tools used by radiologists. We talk with Georgia Spear, MD, Division Head of Breast Imaging at NorthShore University HealthSystem about

Are You Afraid of Monkeypox?
September 01, 2022

How contagious is monkeypox? Should we worry about trying on clothes in a department store? Touching public doorknobs and handrails? NorthShore Infectious Disease Physician Jennifer Grant, MD, returns

Food as Medicine
August 11, 2022

Just like medicine, food can also cure, prevent or ease symptoms of disease. Join us as we talk to NorthShore Integrative Medicine Physician Dr. Geeta Maker-Clark who gives her expert recommendations

Coping After Tragedy: Highland Park Parade Mass Shooting
July 19, 2022

NorthShore Psychologist Lindsay Fazio, PhD, helps us process the complex emotions following the July Fourth parade in Highland Park that turned into a scramble for survival. Seven people were killed w

This Weight-Loss Procedure is a Breakthrough (ESG)
April 11, 2022

Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) is an incisionless weight-loss procedure that can help people with a BMI over 30 lose weight. Michael Ujiki, MD answers all of your questions about pain, recovery

At-Home COVID Tests: When and How to Test
January 27, 2022

Paige Larkin, PhD, Director of NorthShore Molecular Microbiology lab, explains why at-home tests issue false negatives, the best time to take the test, how to read the results and MORE.

Little Germ Balls: Kids and the COVID Vaccine
November 24, 2021

Are kids little germ balls for COVID-19? What kind of reactions are they getting to the vaccine? Is the vaccine safe for little kids? NorthShore Infectious Disease Physician Jennifer Grant, MD, answer

Telehealth: The Doctor Will See You Now – In Your Home
October 21, 2021

Housecalls ended in the 1960s. But today, doctors have the technology to do an exam in your home via a televisit. We talk to Family Medicine Physician Nadim Ilbawi, MD, who introduces us to TytoCare,

Doc Explains Muir's Incredible Mt. Everest Success
July 22, 2021

The doctor of the oldest American to summit Mt. Everest talks about caring for a world-class climber.