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Heart Valve Replacement

Season 18 Episode 1803 | 26m 46s

Heart valve replacement is an area in medicine which has made great advancements and is a very common procedure. This procedure is 94-97% effective and can drastically increase the life expectancy of the patient.

Aired: 01/31/22
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
Extras
We track “long-haulers” to learn more about the long-term health effects post-COVID.
Uncovering racial disparities in the treatment and health outcomes for women of color.
The panel discusess antibiotic resistance, a threat to global health and food security.
The panel discusses stopping pre-diabetes from turning into full-fledged diabetes.
Joan and the panel discuss the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.
Discussion on alopecia areata, one of the most requested topics from viewers every year.
Learn how stress affects our health and contributes to other mental health issues.
Discussing what we can do to keep our brain healthy.
The panel discusses vaccine hesitancy which continues to be an issue in the US.
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Joan and the panel discuss the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.
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