• Episode 207 – Violence Prevention in Children and Adolescents

    On June 22,  Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie and Stephen S. Leff, PhD discussed the mission of the Center for Violence Prevention at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to reduce the exposure to and impact of violence among children, teens and families through community-focused research and evidence-based programs.

    56m - Jun 22, 2024
  • Episode 206 – Fidelity Month

    On June 15, Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie discussed “Fidelity Month”—the values that used to unite Americans despite our many differences across racial, ethnic and religious lines with Dr. Robert George.

    55m - Jun 15, 2024
  • Episode 205 – Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer

    On June 8, Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie discussed emerging techniques for men with localized prostate tumors with Dr. Patrick Gomella.

    57m - Jun 8, 2024
  • Episode 204 – Fad Diets: What you Should Know

    On June 1, Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie sat down to discuss the various fad diets being followed these days with nutrition expert Emily Rubin.  

    56m - Jun 1, 2024
  • Episode 203 – What you need to know about HPV (Human Papilloma Virus)

    On May 18, 2024 Dr. Abraham Aragones and Dr. Marianne Ritchie discussed the value of the HPV vaccine and more.

    58m - May 18, 2024
  • Episode 202 – The Dos and Don’ts of Pregnancy

    On May 11, Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie and Dr. Katherine D. Lackritz discussed the steps you can take to maximize the health of your developing baby and yourself during pregnancy, and even before you conceive.

    59m - May 11, 2024
  • Episode 201 - Medical Information: How do you find a reliable source?

    On May 4, Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie chats with Mark B. Pochapin, MD discuss how to determine what is a reliable source for medical information when researching medical topics.

    E201 - 59m - May 4, 2024
  • Episode 200 - Why am I Hungry?

    On April 20, Dr. Marianne Ritchie and Mireille Serlie, MD, PhD discussed the signals that make us eat and how the Western diet can change feeding behavior.

    56m - Apr 20, 2024
  • Episode 199 - The Diet to Follow When Using Weight Loss Drugs

    On April 13, Dr. Marianne Ritchie and Emily Rubin, RD, LDN, MPH discussed how taking a GLP-1 drug (like Ozempic, Wegovy, Rybelsus, Victoza, Saxenda, Mounjaro, Zepbound) should still include a balanced diet, exercise and behavioral modification.

    55m - Apr 13, 2024
  • Episode 198 - A “Healthy” Conversation with your Doctor

    On April 6, Dr. Marianne Ritchie and Joseph N Cappella, PhD discuss how gaps in communication with your doctor can lead to lack of the patient adhering to prevention, screening or treatments. It can also lead to confusion, anxiety and in some cases, the patient then turns to ill-informed sources for information.  

    59m - Apr 6, 2024
  • Episode 197 - Cancer Facts and Figures

    On March 23, Dr. Marianne Ritchie chatted with Rebecca Siegel, Scientific Director of Surveillance Research at American Cancer Society, about the ACS annual report that provides current statistics on occurrence, death rate, and survival for various cancers. The report also estimates the number of new cases for the coming year, as well as information on cancer symptoms, risk factors, early detection, and treatment. Rebecca Siegel is the lead author of this impressive report.

    For more information, visit: https://yourradiodoctor.net/episode-197-cancer-facts-and-figures/

    E197 - 56m - Mar 23, 2024
  • Episode 196 - Update on Colorectal Cancer

    On March 16, Dr. Marianne Ritchie and Dr. Robin B. Mendelsohn discuss the importance of getting screened for cancer and learning your family history. Also, learn about Your Real Champion® "Dr. Angie Nicholas Talks About Grief and Gratitude."

    57m - Mar 16, 2024
  • Episode 195 - The Impact of Family Structure on our Health and Well-being

    On March 9, Dr. Marianne Ritchie and Dr. Marina Goldman explore how family dynamics and life experiences shape personalities. Also, learn about Your Real Champion® "J Eustace Wolfington: The Patriarch who emulates the Matriarch, Mother Cabrini."

    Learn more at https://yourradiodoctor.net/the-impact-of-family-structure-on-our-health/

    E195 - 57m - Mar 9, 2024
  • Episode 194 –The Value of Sports in the Community

    On March 2, Dr. Marianne Ritchie and Dr. Joel Fish discussed how sports foster belonging, social interaction and teamwork, bring people together at home, in the workplace, in neighborhoods and have the potential to promote positive values. 

    58m - Mar 2, 2024
  • Episode 193 – Let's Have a "Heart to Heart"

    On February 24, Dr. Marianne Ritchie shared the latest news in cardiology from the current president of the American Heart Association in Greater Philadelphia, Helene L. Glassberg.

    55m - Feb 24, 2024
  • Episode 192 – Drugs for Weight Loss

    On February 17, Dr. Marianne Ritchie shared an update on the weight loss drugs that are getting attention and what you should know about them with Dr. Michael Camilleri, a professor from the Mayo Clinic. 

    57m - Feb 17, 2024
  • Episode 191 – I am Constantly Clearing my Throat

    On February 10, Dr. Marianne Ritchie shared an update on various forms of acid reflux with Dr. Joseph R. Spiegel.

    57m - Feb 10, 2024
  • Episode 190 – Current Topics in Pediatrics

    On February 3, Dr. Marianne Ritchie discussed current topics in pediatrics with Dr. Julie Kardos.

    57m - Feb 3, 2024
  • Episode 189 – How to stay DRY during DRY JANUARY

    On January 27, Dr. Marianne Ritchie discussed the benefits of cutting back on alcohol and how you can cope with triggers that lead to drinking with Dr. Marina Goldman.

    57m - Jan 27, 2024
  • Episode 188 – Contact Dermatitis: An Itch can be Worse Than Pain!

    On January 20, Dr. Marianne Ritchie discussed  the process of identifying the source of contact dermatitis and current therapies with Dr. Bruce Brod, Director of the Contact Dermatitis Clinic at Penn Medicine. 

    58m - Jan 20, 2024
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