Healthline

Healthline

2006 - 2014, Health, Science
Author and Doctor Kevin Soden offers insight on maintaining good health.

Episode Guide

  • Healthline - Cataracts (Episode 152)
    Episode 152:

    Cataracts

    Exploring cataracts and their removal.

  • Healthline - Atrial Fibrillation (Episode 151)
    Episode 151:

    Atrial Fibrillation

  • Healthline - Heart Update (Episode 150)
    Episode 150:

    Heart Update

  • Healthline - Lupus (Episode 149)
    Episode 149:

    Lupus

  • Healthline - Voice Disorders (Episode 148)
    Episode 148:

    Voice Disorders

    Healthline examines the different conditions that can affect your voice.

  • Healthline - Alzheimers Beginning Stages (Episode 146)
    Episode 146:

    Alzheimers Beginning Stages

    Meet a 73 year old woman in the beginning stages of Alzheimers.

  • Healthline - Polio Revisited Documentary (Episode 145)
    Episode 145:

    Polio Revisited Documentary

    Hear from victims, survivors, and health professionals who explain why we must remain vigilant against the Polio outbreak.

  • Healthline - Schizophrenia (Episode 140)
    Episode 140:

    Schizophrenia

    Adult-onset schizophrenia can strike in mid-life and beyond.

  • Healthline - Overseas Surgeries (Episode 139)
    Episode 139:

    Overseas Surgeries

    The pros and cons of the increasingly common practice of Medical Tourism.

  • Healthline - Shingles (Episode 138)
    Episode 138:

    Shingles

  • Healthline - Whole Body Health - India/ Ayurveda (Episode 137)
    Episode 137:

    Whole Body Health - India/ Ayurveda

    Ayurveda is an ancient Indian medical practice making its way into western culture.

  • Healthline - Macular Degeneration (Episode 136)
    Episode 136:

    Macular Degeneration

    New treatments for sufferers of 'wet' macular degeneration.

  • Healthline - Pain Management (Episode 134)
    Episode 134:

    Pain Management

    Ways to manage chronic pain.

  • Healthline - Brain Games (Episode 133)
    Episode 133:

    Brain Games

    Devices aimed at improving memory and mental awareness.

  • Healthline - Parkinson's (Episode 132)
    Episode 132:

    Parkinson's

    What we know and don't know about Parkinson's Disease.

  • Healthline - Reversible Dementia (Episode 131)
    Episode 131:

    Reversible Dementia

  • Healthline - Zoonotic Viruses (Episode 130)
    Episode 130:

    Zoonotic Viruses

  • Healthline - Cancer Causing Agents (Episode 129)
    Episode 129:

    Cancer Causing Agents

  • Healthline - Medical Mailbag 2 (Episode 128)
    Episode 128:

    Medical Mailbag 2

    Dr. Kevin Soden and guest physicians answer questions and concerns of the Healthline audience taken from the Medical Mailbag.

  • Healthline - Older Shoulders (Episode 127)
    Episode 127:

    Older Shoulders

  • Healthline - Organics (Episode 125)
    Episode 125:

    Organics

  • Healthline - Hearing Loss (Episode 124)
    Episode 124:

    Hearing Loss

    Dr. Kevin Soden covers two of the most common types of hearing loss in people over 65.

  • Healthline - Osteoporosis (Revisited) (Episode 123)
    Episode 123:

    Osteoporosis (Revisited)

    Osteoporosis warnings, and ways to fortify your bones against its effects.

  • Healthline - ALS (Episode 122)
    Episode 122:

    ALS

  • Healthline - Post-Polio Syndrome (Episode 121)
    Episode 121:

    Post-Polio Syndrome

  • Healthline - Thyroid Disorders (Episode 120)
    Episode 120:

    Thyroid Disorders

  • Healthline - ADHD (Episode 119)
    Episode 119:

    ADHD

  • Healthline - Breast Reconstruction (Episode 118)
    Episode 118:

    Breast Reconstruction

  • Healthline - Art Therapy (Episode 117)
    Episode 117:

    Art Therapy

    Artistic endeavors may actually boost the immune system.

  • Healthline - Menopause (Episode 116)
    Episode 116:

    Menopause

    Menopause and andropause issues.

  • Healthline - Syndrome X (Episode 115)
    Episode 115:

    Syndrome X

    Effects of lifestyle changes such as activity and diet.

  • Healthline - GERD (Episode 114)
    Episode 114:

    GERD

    The latest treatments for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease.

  • Healthline - Shingles (Episode 113)
    Episode 113:

    Shingles

    A new vaccine aimed at preventing the Shingles virus from surfacing.

  • Healthline - Living With Disabilities (Episode 112)
    Episode 112:

    Living With Disabilities

  • Healthline - Under the Sun (Episode 111)
    Episode 111:

    Under the Sun

  • Healthline - Insomnia (Episode 110)
    Episode 110:

    Insomnia

    Causes and cures for sleeping problems.

  • Healthline - Brain Health (Episode 109)
    Episode 109:

    Brain Health

    Mental workouts can slow the deterioration of an aging mind.

  • Healthline - Asthma (Episode 108)
    Episode 108:

    Asthma

    While frequently dismissed as a childhood disease, asthma is a serious condition often undiagnosed in adults.

  • Healthline - John Erickson/Erickson Health (Episode 107)
    Episode 107:

    John Erickson/Erickson Health

    John Erickson shares his theories on how to help seniors live longer lives without busting the bank.

  • Healthline - Hip Replacement (Episode 106)
    Episode 106:

    Hip Replacement

    Learn what hip replacement involves, and advances in the procedure.

  • Healthline - Women's Health Initiative (Episode 105)
    Episode 105:

    Women's Health Initiative

    The findings of the Women's Health Initiative Study.

  • Healthline - Alzheimer's Disease (Episode 104)
    Episode 104:

    Alzheimer's Disease

  • Healthline - Lyme Disease (Episode 103)
    Episode 103:

    Lyme Disease

    An examination of the often overlooked Lyme Disease.

  • Healthline - House Calls (Episode 102)
    Episode 102:

    House Calls

    The benefits of doctors who come to one's home.

  • Healthline - Rosacea (Episode 101)
    Episode 101:

    Rosacea

    Getting the chronic skin disease rosacea under control and the latest rosacea treatments.

  • Healthline - P.A.D. (Episode 100)
    Episode 100:

    P.A.D.

  • Healthline - Indoor Air Quality (Episode 99)
    Episode 99:

    Indoor Air Quality

  • Healthline - Incontinence (Episode 98)
    Episode 98:

    Incontinence

  • Healthline - Power of Prayer (Episode 97)
    Episode 97:

    Power of Prayer

    Praying for health.

  • Healthline - Medical Screenings (Episode 96)
    Episode 96:

    Medical Screenings

    Regular medical screening for high-risk diseases.

  • Healthline - Multiple Sclerosis (Episode 95)
    Episode 95:

    Multiple Sclerosis

    Imagine your body waging war on itself, making it harder to walk, think and speak. Healthline examines the disease of Multiple Sclerosis.

  • Healthline - COPD (Episode 94)
    Episode 94:

    COPD

    Proper diagnosis and treatment can help Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) sufferers lead good and long lives.

  • Healthline - Cosmetic Surgery (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:

    Cosmetic Surgery

    Some popular cosmetic procedures available to mature adults and the psychology behind this growing trend.

  • Healthline - Athletes Foot (Episode 92)
    Episode 92:

    Athletes Foot

  • Healthline - Hydrocephalus (Episode 91)
    Episode 91:

    Hydrocephalus

  • Healthline - Knee Replacement (Episode 90)
    Episode 90:

    Knee Replacement

  • Healthline - Jack La Lanne (Episode 89)
    Episode 89:

    Jack La Lanne

  • Healthline - PTSD (Episode 88)
    Episode 88:

    PTSD

  • Healthline - Skin Cancer (Episode 87)
    Episode 87:

    Skin Cancer

  • Healthline - Traveling (Episode 86)
    Episode 86:

    Traveling

  • Healthline - Tummy Tuck (Episode 85)
    Episode 85:

    Tummy Tuck

  • Healthline - Genetic Longevity (Episode 84)
    Episode 84:

    Genetic Longevity

    The genetic factors that affect our health and lifespan.

  • Healthline - AIDS/HIV (Episode 83)
    Episode 83:

    AIDS/HIV

    The dangers of contracting HIV and how to protect yourself after age 50.

  • Healthline - Jump Start (Episode 82)
    Episode 82:

    Jump Start

  • Healthline - Hidden Foot Conditions (Episode 81)
    Episode 81:

    Hidden Foot Conditions

  • Healthline - Humor & Medicine (Episode 80)
    Episode 80:

    Humor & Medicine

  • Healthline - Gentic Longevity (Episode 79)
    Episode 79:

    Gentic Longevity

  • Healthline - Liver Health (Episode 78)
    Episode 78:

    Liver Health

    Medical conditions affecting the liver.

  • Healthline - Personalized Medicine (Episode 77)
    Episode 77:

    Personalized Medicine

    Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention based on a person's unique genetic make-up.

  • Healthline - Dental Implants (Episode 76)
    Episode 76:

    Dental Implants

  • Healthline - Caregiver Fatigue (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    Caregiver Fatigue

  • Healthline - Carpal Tunnel (Episode 74)
    Episode 74:

    Carpal Tunnel

  • Healthline - Addictive Personalities (Episode 73)
    Episode 73:

    Addictive Personalities

  • Healthline - Chiropractics (Episode 72)
    Episode 72:

    Chiropractics

  • Healthline - Sex & Senoirs (Episode 71)
    Episode 71:

    Sex & Senoirs

  • Healthline - Chronic Fatigue (Episode 70)
    Episode 70:

    Chronic Fatigue

    Look at what is known about the mysterious Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

  • Healthline - Anxiety Disorders (Episode 69)
    Episode 69:

    Anxiety Disorders

    Anxiety.

  • Healthline - Reversible Dementia (Episode 68)
    Episode 68:

    Reversible Dementia

    The possible causes of dementia and the ways the condition can be reversed.

  • Healthline - Anorexia of Aging (Episode 67)
    Episode 67:

    Anorexia of Aging

    Weight loss and malnutrition in seniors.

  • Healthline - Zoonotic Viruses (Episode 66)
    Episode 66:

    Zoonotic Viruses

    An examination of diseases that can be transmitted from animals to humans.

  • Healthline - Amputees (Episode 65)
    Episode 65:

    Amputees

    The physical, mental, and emotional adjustments to life after limb loss.

  • Healthline - Robotics (Episode 64)
    Episode 64:

    Robotics

    Surgeries performed with the help of robots.

  • Healthline - Aching Feet (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

    Aching Feet

    Learn the risks of and how to alleviate the pain of aching feet.

  • Healthline - Taste and Smell Disorders (Episode 62)
    Episode 62:

    Taste and Smell Disorders

    Explore the variety of causes and treatments of taste and smell disorders.

  • Healthline - Radiology (Episode 61)
    Episode 61:

    Radiology

    High-tech diagnostic tools like the X-ray and the MRI.

  • Healthline - Colorectal Cancer (Episode 60)
    Episode 60:

    Colorectal Cancer

    The importance of getting tested for colorectal cancer despite the feeling of embarrassment.

  • Healthline - Medical Advocacy (Episode 58)
    Episode 58:

    Medical Advocacy

  • Healthline - Minority Health Issues (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    Minority Health Issues

    Explore the health disparities between the races.

  • Healthline - Ship Shape (Episode 56)
    Episode 56:

    Ship Shape

    Dr. Soden speaks with experts about techniques for finding the best health information.

  • Healthline - IBS (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    IBS

    Irritable bowel syndrome can be especially hard on older adults.

  • Healthline - Animal Therapy (Episode 54)
    Episode 54:

    Animal Therapy

    Healthline explores how pet interaction can be good for ones health.

  • Healthline - Cancer Treatments (Episode 53)
    Episode 53:

    Cancer Treatments

    Healthline profiles the many side effects of cancer treatments.

  • Healthline - Read All About It (Episode 52)
    Episode 52:

    Read All About It

    Surgical and non-surgical options available for seniors afflicted with hyperopia, or farsightedness.

  • Healthline - Tele Medicine (Episode 51)
    Episode 51:

    Tele Medicine

    Telemedicine brings doctors to patients when neither can travel.

  • Healthline - Fibromyalgia (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Fibromyalgia

    Dr. Kevin Soden discusses fibromyalgia, an often debilitating ailment affecting millions of Americans.

  • Healthline - Chemical Irritants (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:

    Chemical Irritants

    Household chemicals can pose dangers for one's health.

  • Healthline - Sleep Apnea (Episode 47)
    Episode 47:

    Sleep Apnea

    More than 19 million Americans have obstructive sleep apnea, the most common sleep disorder among seniors.

  • Healthline - Esophageal Cancer (Episode 46)
    Episode 46:

    Esophageal Cancer

    Dr. Kevin Soden examines the growing threat of esophageal cancer, prevention, advice and treatments.

  • Healthline - Dentistry (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    Dentistry

    Host, Kevin Soden, MD is joined by two Geriatric Dentists in a discussion on dental care and it's importance to the aging body's overall health.

  • Healthline - Substance Abuse (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    Substance Abuse

    Healthline examines the various causes of substance abuse and alcoholism among people over 60.

  • Healthline - Orthotics (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    Orthotics

    Foot pain can be debilitating and for some seniors deadly if left untreated.

  • Healthline - Hysterectomy (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    Hysterectomy

    How, why, and when hysterectomies, the second most common operation on women, are performed.

  • Healthline - Anti-Aging (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    Anti-Aging

    A 104-year-old man discusses the secrets of longevity.

  • Healthline - Personalized Medicine (Episode 39)
    Episode 39:

    Personalized Medicine

    Imagine this...a doctor prescribes you a drug that suits your exact metabolism and genetic makeup. Sound far-fetched? It's not. It's called personalized medicine and it's becoming a reality.

  • Healthline - Macular Degeneration (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:

    Macular Degeneration

    Focuses on the 'wet' type of Macular Degeneration which has many promising treatments.

  • Healthline - Cosmetic Surgery for Men (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    Cosmetic Surgery for Men

    Cosmetic procedures that older men are enduring to improve or maintain their appearance.

  • Healthline - Medical Mailbag (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    Medical Mailbag

    Dr. Kevin Soden and other physicians answer questions and concerns of the audience.

  • Healthline - Myositis (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Myositis

    The autoimmune disease myositis.

  • Healthline - Prostate (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    Prostate

    Ways to prevent prostate problems and the importance of seeing a doctor.

  • Healthline - Dysphagia (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    Dysphagia

    Common causes of dysphagia in seniors, how it is diagnosed and treated.

  • Healthline - Living Wills (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    Living Wills

    Discussing Living Wills and why they're so important.

  • Healthline - Women and Heart Disease (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    Women and Heart Disease

    Dr. Kevin Soden talks with specialists about heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women in the U.S.

  • Healthline - Alzheimer's (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Alzheimer's

    Experts talk about the repercussions of Alzheimer's on families and offer hope for coping.

  • Healthline - Osteoporosis (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    Osteoporosis

    Discussing Osteoporosis, the breakdown of tissue in our bones.

  • Healthline - Lung Cancer (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    Lung Cancer

    Speaking to a woman who was the third person in her family to be diagnosed with lung cancer.

  • Healthline - Saving Face (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Saving Face

    Some of the facial cosmetic procedures that mature adults have available to them.

  • Healthline - Sports Injuries (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Sports Injuries

    Experts explain how one can stay active and keep injury free in one's senior years.

  • Healthline - Multiple Medications (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Multiple Medications

    How a patient can manage his/her own medications and the importance in being an advocate for his/her own care.

  • Healthline - Sinusitis (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    Sinusitis

    Diagnosis and treatment of sinusitis.

  • Healthline - Gastric Bypass (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    Gastric Bypass

    Potential benefits and risks of bariatric surgery for older adults who are overweight.

  • Healthline - Emergency 911 (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    Emergency 911

    Emergency Medical Service experts talk about emergency situations and being prepared.

  • Healthline - Arthritis (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Arthritis

    (Call-in)

  • Healthline - Killer Bacteria (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    Killer Bacteria

    Experts discuss hospital acquired infections which cause upwards of 85,000 deaths per year.

  • Healthline - Clinical Trials (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:

    Clinical Trials

    Types of clinical trials, and benefits and risks of taking part in them.

  • Healthline - Vitamins (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    Vitamins

    Most current research on vitamins for older adults.

  • Healthline - Flu (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Flu

    The flu and the serious threat it poses for seniors.

  • Healthline - Stroke (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Stroke

    Warning signs, symptoms and treatments of stroke, the number three cause of death in the United States.

  • Healthline - Holiday Stress (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Holiday Stress

    What viewers can do to relieve stress and get to the true meaning of the season.

  • Healthline - Diabetes (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Diabetes

    How changes in diet and activity can disengage the diabetes switch in 60 percent of people over 65.

  • Healthline - Aging Spine (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Aging Spine

    How the spine ages and how to keep it healthy.

  • Healthline - Hypertension (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Hypertension

    Informative overview of the deadly effects of hypertension and heart disease.

  • Healthline - Chronic Foot Pain. (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Chronic Foot Pain.

    Experts discuss chronic foot pain among seniors.

  • Healthline - Allergies (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Allergies

    Allergies among the elderly.

  • Healthline - Parkinson's (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Parkinson's

    Methods to help the symptoms of Parkinson's using medication and deep brain stimulation.