Call the Doctor | Programs | WVIA
ctd_web_small.jpg cove_spacer.png
Television - Local Programs

Call the Doctor

Wednesdays at 7pm on WVIA-TV
Thursdays at 10pm on WVIA-TV
Sundays at 4pm on WVIA-TV

Call the Doctor is the regions premiere medical series, with a focus on addressing critical health & wellness needs of our region. Call the Doctor supplies viewers with direct contact, during the broadcasts and after, with available local resources that can help those in need through their difficult and sometimes isolating health journeys. 

Watch the Latest Episode
Resources
Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

Discover advancements, options, and choices available in the battle against breast cancer

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Disease

You are not alone in your battle against Alzheimer’s Disease

Mental Health

Mental Health

Our goal is to bring awareness and reduce the stigma of mental health problems

Addiction

Addiction

It is time to stop feeling sick from the affect of yours or someone else’s addictions

Heart Health

Heart Health

Do you have a genetic disposition for heart disease? Are you at risk for stroke?

Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer

Recognize the importance of screenings for colorectal cancer

Obesity & Diabetes

Obesity & Diabetes

If diabetes affects your life, your doctor is your number one resource

Arthritis

Arthritis

Recognize the importance of identifying the warning signs and symptoms of arthritis

Health Outdoors

Health Outdoors

Get outside and experiencing the possible health benefits that await you

Meet the Team

Paola Giangiacomo

paola_g.jpg

Paola Giangiacomo is a multiple award winning journalist and a 20-year veteran of Broadcast Journalism. Giangiacomo got her start at KMCT in Monroe, Louisiana where she became a weeknight Anchor. She later moved to Anchor/Reporter positions at WBKB in Alpena, Michigan, WWCP/WATM in Johnstown, Pennsylvania and then on to WNEP in Moosic, Pennsylvania where she reported, anchored and produced for nearly 13 years.  Giangiacomo holds a B.A. in Broadcast - Cable Communications from Pennsylvania State University. She resides in Northeastern Pennsylvania with her husband and two sons.

In addition to being seen on WVIA’s upcoming season of Call the Doctor, Paola can be heard delivering news on FOX News Headlines 24/7 on SIRIUSXM Channel 115.

 

Leave your comments
comments powered by Disqus
tvprograms.gifhome.gif
NPR Health News

Senate GOP Leaders Push Off Health Care Vote After July 4th

Facing opposition within their own ranks, Senate Republicans delayed a vote on the GOP bill to repeal and replace...

Considering Breast-Feeding? This Guide Can Help

The vast majority of pregnant women in the U.S. say they plan to breast-feed, but aren't told that many new moms...

CHART: CBO Weighs Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

The Congressional Budget Office estimates that 22 million people would lose coverage with the Senate bill. That...

Health News from Next Avenue

where grown-ups keep growing

The Health Care and Caregiving Our Parents Need

You’ve likely heard how the Republicans’ Obamacare legislation might have profound effects on older Americans...

Surviving Retirement When You’re a Workaholic

Can a workaholic ever retire? Many workaholics genuinely enjoy the rush of starting and completing projects and...

When the Caregiver Is Sicker Than the Loved One

Have you ever asked someone you know who is caring for a loved one how they are, only to hear the standard response,...