Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed September 17, 2014

Can You Trust Where That 'New Medical Study' Comes From?

Jeffrey Beall, a research librarian at the University of Colorado at Denver, has developed a blacklist of “predatory” journals.
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Dr. Greg talks with Jeffrey Beall, a research librarian at the University of Colorado at Denver, about the prevalence of “predatory” journals.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed September 3, 2014

Event Aims To Build Awareness For Ovarian Cancer In Kentucky

Dr. Greg Davis talks with Ed Pavlik with UK's Markey Cancer Center about an important "Tealgate" event this Saturday before the UK football game.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Dr. Greg Discusses Dialing Down The Busy-ness In Our Lives

This week Dr. Greg Davis talks with Amy Rodquist-Kodet, a wellness specialist and health coach about slowing down and enjoying life.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Prevention Of Alzheimer's The Goal Of Groundbreaking Clinical Trial

Researchers believe that amyloid plaques attack healthy brain cells. A new study seeks to destroy the plaques before they can do irreparable damage to these cells. Doing so could one day prevent Alzheimer's Disease altogether.
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This week Dr. Greg highlights a clinical trial that seeks to prevent the onslaught of Alzheimer's Disease.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:01 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Williams' Death Sparks Difficult Conversation On Depression/Suicide

Actor and comedian Robin Williams committed suicide earlier this week. He was 63.
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The untimely death of actor and comedian Robin Williams has prompted difficult conversations about depression and suicide.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed August 6, 2014

Calming Fears Of The Ebola Virus

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Alan Lytle scrubs in for Dr. Greg this week and talks the Ebola Virus with Derek Forster, Infectious Disease Specialist with UK Healthcare.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Dr. Greg Discusses Violence Against Women

This week Dr. Greg talks with Carol Jordan, executive director of UK's Office for Policy Studies on Violence Against Women, about her new book on the issue.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:40 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Sure E-Cigarettes Are Popular, But Are They Any Safer To Use?

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This week Dr. Greg gets to the bottom of the e-cigarette craze and asks whether they are any safer than traditional tobacco cigs.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:34 am
Wed June 11, 2014

The Mysteries, Myths, And Facts About MERS

This week Dr. Greg Davis gets a clinical perspective on MERS from state epidemiologist Dr. Kraig Humbaugh.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:45 am
Wed May 28, 2014

Virtual Dementia Tour Provides 'A Window Into Their World'

Special equipment used to help simulate the effects of dementia.
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As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, Dr. Greg recently participated in a virtual dementia tour.  The results left him profoundly moved.

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