Dr. Carly Ernst – Internal Medicine, Obesity Medicine – Profile
29
December

Dr. Carly Ernst – Internal Medicine, Obesity Medicine – Profile

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , /

Obesity is related to so many different medical conditions that if we kind of focus on that, we can sometimes get people off medications for other chronic conditions, which is really great and so we know obesity is the disease that is really complicated, there’s a lot of different hormones involved that sort of thing […]


Keeping Kidneys Safe – Know How Medicines Affect the Kidneys
28
December

Keeping Kidneys Safe – Know How Medicines Affect the Kidneys

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

If you have diabetes or kidney disease, it’s important to be careful about the medicines you take. Some medicines may harm your kidneys, especially if you take them when you are sick with the flu or diarrhea. To understand why, it helps to know how the kidneys work. You have two kidneys. Your kidneys act […]


Physician Video Profile: Michael Schuhknecht, DO (Bariatric and General Surgery)
28
December

Physician Video Profile: Michael Schuhknecht, DO (Bariatric and General Surgery)

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , /

I’m Dr. Michael Schuhknecht. I’m a general and bariatric surgeon. I work mostly in Niles Michigan here at Lakeland Health Center. I was trained as a bariatric surgeon from my residency training on up which was a little unique. I was blessed in the fact that I had two bariatric surgeons who trained me and […]


Parks Prescription Initiative

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , /

[background music] [Nature sounds in background] Many of the children in our community have chronic disease, obesity and all of our physicians are really looking for ways to support these families to see that the children grow up healthy and so the parks prescription program really helps make that connection. Our doctors for the first […]


I feel fine.  Why do I need to see a surgeon now? Approach 2
15
September

I feel fine. Why do I need to see a surgeon now? Approach 2

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Narrator: A provider answers a patient’s question in her office. I feel fine. Why do I have to see a surgeon now? You know, that’s the interesting thing. Most patients tell me that they feel fine, but I have to tell you why you need to see a surgeon now. We need to do a […]


Women and Sex Differences in Medicine: Precision Health for Women

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

I want to welcome you to the seventh annual Women’s Health Forum which the wisdom Center runs and wisdom as you just heard was created by the dean’s …office through a strategic planning process with a vision statement of healthy women and men from conception through the life course and a mission of advancing human […]


Lifestyle Medicine: Treating the Causes of Disease
10
September

Lifestyle Medicine: Treating the Causes of Disease

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /


I feel fine, why do I need to see a surgeon now? Approach 1
10
September

I feel fine, why do I need to see a surgeon now? Approach 1

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

A provider answers a patient’s question in his office. I feel fine. Why do I need to see a surgeon now? I’m really glad you feel fine, and no one wants to start you on dialysis before you need it. However, it takes time to prepare for dialysis. Most people don’t really feel sick until […]



Weight Loss for Kids: Ending the Childhood Obesity Epidemic with Dr. Michelle Levitt
08
September

Weight Loss for Kids: Ending the Childhood Obesity Epidemic with Dr. Michelle Levitt

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Jordan: Hi and welcome to Ancient Medicine Today. I’m your host Jordan Rubin and we are here to share information with you that you do not want to miss. I’m here with Dr. Michelle Levitt and together we are tackling the childhood obesity epidemic. Ancient Medicine Today is brought to you by draxe.com. And we […]