This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine the host talks with Dr. David Burgess, professor in the UK College of Pharmacy about Kentucky having the highest prescription rate of antibiotics per capita than any other state in the U.S. Many of these antibiotics end up doing more harm than good for patients.
This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine the host speaks with Meredith Swim, a community coordinator with Green Dot Lexington. Green Dot is a bystander-focused anti-violence program created by former UK faculty member Dorothy Edwards which has become a national model for intervention and prevention.
The 8th Annual Sanders Brown Center on Aging's Mind Matters Health Fair takes place Monday May 23rd at the Fayette County Extension Office on Red Mile Road. Dr. Greg gets a preview from event organizer Greg Jicha.
This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine the host speaks with Glen Mays of the UK College of Public Health, about Kentucky's score in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's 2016 National Health Security Preparedness Index. The index analyzes the most important health security and emergency preparedness on a state and national level. Dr. Mays leads the research team at UK in managing the index.
This week on Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine the host talks with Dr. Kristen Mark, director of the sexual health promotion laboratory at the University of Kentucky, about the challenges and barriers to effectively teaching sexual health education in Kentucky public schools.