Your Health

  • Your Health Urinary Incontinence

    In this Your Health segment, Harry W. Johnson Jr., MD, discusses the causes and treatment of urinary incontinence.

  • Your Health Lyme Disease

    In this Your Health segment, Dr. Faheem Younus, Chief of Infectious Diseases at University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health, discusses Lyme disease- including how it is transmitted, how to prevent it, and treatment options.

  • Your Health Blood Cancers

    In this Your Health segment, Dr. Maria Baer discusses blood cancer diagnosis and treatment.

  • Your Health: Scoliosis

    UMMC Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Kelly Banagan discusses scoliosis.

  • Your Health: Safety and Student Athletes

    Dr. Yvette Rooks discusses safety and student athletes.

  • Your Health: Elbow Injuries

    University of Maryland orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Syed Hasan discusses elbow injuries, what causes them and how doctors typically treat them.

  • Dr. Rocksmith and Dr. Bielawski discussing concussions

    Your Health: Concussions and Other Sports-related Injuries

    In this interview, Dr. Eugenio Rocksmith, assistant professor of neurology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and attending physician in the Brain Injury Unit at the University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute, talks about improving sports safety and treating concussions and other head injuries, especially in younger athletes. 

  • Dr. Ngozi Akabudike explaining about overuse injuries.

    Your Health: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Other Overuse Injuries

    In this interview, University of Maryland orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Ngozi Akabudike talks about preventing and treating so-called “overuse” injuries. Dr. Akabudike, an assistant professor of orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, specializes in treating upper extremity injuries.

  • Dr. Steven Ludwig discusses back pain

    Your Health: Back Pain

    In this interview with University of Maryland orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Steven Ludwig, we’ll talk about new minimally invasive techniques speeding recovery for back surgery as well as the most common causes and treatments for back pain.

  • Your Health: Aging Joints

    Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Hal Crane of University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center discusses how people can maintain their joint health as they age.

  • Your Health: Uterine Fibroids

    University of Maryland interventional radiologist Dr. Howard Richard discusses several options for treating uterine fibroids, including a minimally-invasive procedure called uterine fibroid embolization. 

  • Your Health: Advances in Treating Breast Cancer

    University of Maryland breast surgeon Dr. Susan Kesmodel and radiation oncologist Dr. Steven Feigenberg discuss the latest developments in treating breast cancer.

  • Your Health: Pediatric Fractures

    Dr. Joshua Abzug, chief of pediatric orthopaedics at the University of Maryland Medical Center, discusses why fractures in children are different from those in adults and what parents should know to ensure that their children’s broken bones receive appropriate medical treatment.

  • Your Health: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

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  • Your Health: Screening for Lung Cancer

    Dr. Galen Ohnmacht, chair of thoracic surgery at University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Center, discusses using low-dose computed tomography (CT) to screen for lung cancer.

  • Your Health: Blood Clots

    In this Your Health segment, Dr. Rafael Cires-Drouet, a vascular medicine specialist, describes how deep vein thrombosis or blood clots can impair vascular health and what can be done to prevent and treat the clots.

  • Your Health: Vascular Health

    University of Maryland vascular surgeon Dr. Michael Lilly discusses various types of vascular disease, common risk factors, treatment options and the importance of screening and prevention in maintaining vascular health.

  • Your Health Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes

    In this Your Health interview, Angela Ginn-Meadow, a senior diabetes educator coordinator, discusses pre-diabetes, the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and the role of genetics in diabetes.

  • Your Health: Glaucoma and Cataracts

    University of Maryland ophthalmologist Dr. Osamah Saeedi discusses diagnosing and treating glaucoma and cataracts.

  • Your Health: Diabetes-Related Foot Problems

    University of Maryland podiatric surgeons Dr. Emily Durrance and Dr. Jacob Wynes discuss the most common diabetes-related foot problems and how people with this disease can take care of their feet.