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||CleanStroke Symptoms: Time is Brain!||Stroke is the fifth-leading cause of death in the US. Getting treatment as soon as a stroke occurs can make a huge difference in survival and recovery. At UK HealthCare, we offer treatment, prevention, research and rehabilitation for stroke patients. Ou||12 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElectrophysiology||An arrhythmia is an abnormal or disturbed heartbeat and can cause patients to feel unsettled. Most patients can find relief with newer medicines that solve their problem by keeping their arrhythmia in check. However, some patients may need a minimally i||1 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProstate Cancer Survivorship||The American Cancer Society estimates that one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. Since prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men after skin cancer and long-term survival is common, after diagnosis and tre||1 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat You Need to Know About Heart Failure||The term "heart failure" can be frightening. Our doctors and staff work together to create a treatment program that best suits each individual patient's needs – from the proper medication, lifestyle modification, ventricular assist support devices o||13 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDo You Know the Signs of Childhood Concussion?||Does a child in your family play sports? If so, there are things you should know about the risks and dangers of childhood concussions. Concussions are serious, traumatic brain injuries that get worse each time they happen. It’s important to know the w||4 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUltrasound Guided Injections for Pain Managment||According to The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, osteoarthritis is one of the leading causes of disability in the United States. It can develop slowly and the pain can worsen over time. Although there is no cure for osteoarthritis, there are m||29 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHealth and Survival Benefit from Kidney Transplantation||The kidney transplant program at UK Transplant Center provides kidney transplants for adults and children with end-stage kidney disease, also known as renal failure. The UK Kidney Transplant program has been a leader in advanced kidney failure since 196||20 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThoracic Surgery at UK HealthCare||The cardiothoracic surgery program at UK Healthcare provides expert care for major lung and esophageal disorders and offers advanced minimally invasive techniques including robotic surgery for many of these conditions. Our patient-centered approach incl||14 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBecoming a Living Donor: You Can Help A Family Member or A Stranger||Becoming a living donor is a voluntary decision by a family member or friend of the potential recipient. It may also be the choice of a caring stranger. About half of the transplants performed in the United States come from living donors. Living donat||17 8 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClinical Trials: What Patients Need to Know||Nearly every breakthrough in treating and curing disease is the result of a patient who was willing to participate in a clinical trial. Life-saving treatments and medications that are common today began as an idea that led to a research study. By part||6 7 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWomen’s Heart Health: Learn the Differences Between Men and Women||Heart disease is the number one cause of death among women in the United States, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year. A major problem is that women often aren't diagnosed until they've had a major event. Furthermore, the symptoms they experience aren't the||5 7 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNew Approaches to Treating Atrial Fibrillation||Atrial fibrillation (AF or AFib) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia, affecting over 2 million Americans, and has been linked to risk of stroke. Medication may be effective in controlling AFib, but what if there was a solution that offered similar sur||30 1 2014||Free||View in iTunes|