What Society Needs to Be Aware of As States Continue to Legalize

August 28, 2018




Dr. Antoine Kanamugire, a Canadian medical doctor specializing in psychiatry that discusses the unknown dangers of recreational marijuana joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Antoine Kanamugire discuss the following:

  1. How does marijuana work in the brain? What are the side effects and long term results of mental health issues including depression, anxiety and suicide?
  2. What does society need to know about the impacts of marijuana in children and young adults? How do you discuss this issue with them?
  3. What are the risk factors of falling into addiction of marijuana and other drugs?
  4. How does marijuana affect the professional and social aspects of people's lives?
  5. Can you please explain the difference between medical marijuana and recreational marijuana?


Dr. Antoine Kanamugire, M.D. is a Canadian medical doctor, specializing in psychiatry. He pursued a bachelor's degree in biology in Pittsburgh, USA, then went to Canada where he completed a medical degree at the University of Sherbrooke and then a specialty in psychiatry at the University of Montreal. He is a consultant psychiatrist in outpatient clinics, in the Emergency Department and for mental health first line teams in Montreal suburbs.




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The Next Generation of Support For New Parents

August 27, 2018




George Brandes, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer for Pacify, a telehealth app that provides 24/7 support to new parents joins eHealth Radio and the Health News & Technology Channels.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest George Brandes discuss the following:

  1. Tell me about Pacify, where did the idea come from and how does it work? How is the platform transforming healthcare?
  2. I know that Pacify partners with public health programs such as Medicaid and WIC—the women, infant, children’s program—tell me more about these partnerships, how are they leveraging Pacify?
  3. Give me some examples of the types of questions/concerns you help new parents with through the Pacify platform?
  4. What’s next for Pacify?




George Brandes is Co-Founder and COO of Pacify. George was previously VP of Healthcare Programs at Jackson Hewitt, where he designed and deployed software to help uninsured customers apply for health coverage at tax time.




Website: www.pacify.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pacifyapp
Twitter: https://twitter.com/pacifyapp

Reshape Your Nose with or without surgery with Dr. David Rodwell

August 24, 2018




Dr. David Rodwell from Charleston Facial Plastic Surgery in Charleston, South Carolina again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to share his expertise on traditional rhinoplasty surgery and the non-surgical nose job.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. David Rodwell discuss the following:

  1. Why is rhinoplasty such a popular procedure?
  2. Who is the ideal candidate for rhinoplasty?
  3. What can a patient expect from the surgery and the recovery process?
  4. Is it possible to reshape the nose without surgery?
  5. How long do non-surgical rhinoplasty results last?


Dr. David Rodwell is Board Certified to perform facial plastic surgery, focusing as a specialist exclusively within the face and neck.

He combines his surgical technique and skill with the ability to intuitively understand the motivations of each patient and develop the sense of trust that serves as the foundation of a personalized approach to facial plastic surgery.

Expertly trained with a wealth of experience, Dr. Rodwell had a clear focus for the type of practice that would provide patients with personalized service, consistently outstanding results, and a refined experience not found at other offices. These principles were the reasons that Dr. Rodwell returned to the Lowcountry to open Charleston Facial Plastic Surgery in 2014.

Dr. Rodwell has continued his commitment to the advancement of the field of facial plastic surgery. He is an internationally published author of multiple peer-reviewed publications and has been invited to present his work at regional and national meetings. He maintains a dedication to continued education and research.





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The 3-H’s: Heat, hydration and health: Keeping your cool this summer

August 23, 2018




Alicia Conner-Todd is the Clinical Liaison & Director of Marketing at Tulsa Nursing Center & Villages at Southern Hills, part of the StoneGate Senior Living, an award-winning senior housing and care company again joins eHealth Radio and the Health News and Senior Care Channels to talk about heat, hydration and health.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Alicia Conner-Todd discuss the following:

  1. Why do seniors need to be more mindful of soaring temperatures during the summer?
  2. What are the sign that someone is overheating?
  3. What are the best, immediate steps to take if you or a loved one appears to be overheating?
  4. Why is hydration so important?
  5. How much water do we really need, and are we generally getting enough?


Alicia Conner-Todd is the Clinical Liaison & Director of Marketing at Tulsa Nursing Center & Villages at Southern Hills, part of the StoneGate Senior Living, an award-winning senior housing and care company.  With a long-standing background in senior health care and rehabilitation management, Ms. Conner-Todd also brings professional experience in media and marketing to her role.

StoneGate Senior Living is an award-winning full-spectrum senior care and housing company with 44 properties across Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado. Recently ranked as the nation’s 31st largest transitional and long-term care company by Provider magazine, StoneGate is a fully-integrated post-acute health care company, with service-lines and business units that offer transitional care, long-term care, assisted living, memory care, rehabilitation, wellness, pharmacy, care navigation and post-acute analytical services.




Website: www.stonegatesl.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StoneGateSL
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/stonegate-senior-living

Stress of your work that will manifest itself into a problem

August 22, 2018




Matt Wasserlauf, the Co-Founder of Torrential and former CEO and founder of the startup Broadband Enterprises (BBE), the industry’s first online video company joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel to discuss the importance of taking care of yourself when it comes to health.

Wasserlauf is known as a pioneer of the online video advertising industry and is credited as the visionary who enticed television advertisers to invest their marketing dollars online.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Matt Wasserlauf discuss the following:

  1. Tell me about you, your industry, your background
  2. How did the stress of your work manifest itself into a problem?
  3. How did it happen over time? When did you recognize this stress was a problem impacting your life, work & health?
  4. How did you go about making the health changes in your life?
  5. What advise do you have for others in similar positions?


Matt Wasserlauf is a pioneer in the digital media industry and credited as the visionary who revolutionized advertising forever by enticing television advertisers to invest their marketing dollars online. Matt’s background is as rich as it is long; Co-Founder of Torrential, CEO of Broadband Enterprises (BBE), VP of Sales at The FeedRoom, Director of Sales for CBS, and on and on it goes. Matt is the current CEO and founder of Torrential, “tomorrow's broadcast television for a mobile-first world.” In 2004, Matt founded BBE, the industry’s first online video company.

As CEO, he led the company’s development in three operating segments: the Vindico technology platform, content production & syndication, and ad sales. Vindico’s innovative technology architecture was the first video ad serving and measurement platform and continues to be the gold standard for advertising agencies and publishers today.  Start-up SOLD, both in Kindle and hard-copy, tells the amazing story how Matt started, built and sold Broadband Enterprises (BBE).

Prior to founding BBE, Matt helped lay the foundation of today’s digital media industry as VP of Sales at The FeedRoom. Before entering (and then revolutionizing) the domain of digital media, Matt worked  as the Director of Sales for CBS.com where he delivered over $10 million in revenue and pioneered sales, selling websites including The Late Show with David Letterman and Survivor. For more information on Matt, or to contact him for Consultation Services, see his LinkedIn Account below.


Contact or Follow Matt Wasserlauf:
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-wasserlauf-13360364
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/matt.wasserlauf
Twitter: https://twitter.com/mattbbe

Modern Wellness: What it is and Why You Need It Now with Dr. Orie

August 17, 2018




Dr. Orie, Founder of Nourish Modern Wellness, a holistic lifestyle brand providing targeted solutions to help you feel at home in your body again joins eHealth Radio and the Health News & Nutrition Channels.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Orie discuss the following:

  1. Tell me about Nourish Modern Wellness?
  2. What is “modern wellness”?
  3. Your formulations are plant-based, why was it important for you to go in this direction?
  4. In addition to skincare and functional foods you also offer The Nourish Journal. What is it?
  5. If someone were to do one thing to upgrade their health today what would you recommend?


Dr. Orie Achonwa, fondly known as Dr. Orie, is the founder of Nourish Modern Wellness - a holistic lifestyle brand that goes beyond skin deep to offer targeted solutions that help people feel at home in their bodies again. As an integrative health practitioner with a chemistry background she created the brand to use the phytochemical properties of plants to bring balance to the skin, body, and mind while also countering the effects of today’s always on, hyper-performance world.

Dr. Orie was recently named one of 99 female founders to watch by Thrive Global and has earned numerous industry and consumer awards and recognitions for her product innovations.




Website: www.nourishmodernwellness.com | www.DrOrie.com

Social Media Links:
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/NrshModern
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Dr_Orie

Optimize Your Hormones, Improve Your Life with Dr. Jennifer Hicks

August 14, 2018




Dr. Jennifer Hicks from The Key Laser Institute in Portland, Oregon joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel to discuss hormonal therapy.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Jennifer Hicks discuss the following:

  1. What is hormonal therapy?
  2. What conditions can Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy treat?
  3. Who are the ideal patients for this procedure?
  4. BHRT has preventative benefits, can you explain these?
  5. Does this treatment have any side effects?


Dr. Jennifer Hicks is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor and has been practicing since 2005. Her education and many years of experience have led her to understand the importance of a patient’s overall well-being and to view health from a holistic perspective. She currently serves as the BioTe and bio-identical hormone replacement therapy practitioner at Key Laser Institute.

She is especially passionate about helping her patients feel more confident in their bodies, gain more enjoyment from life, and have more energy!  This passion creates a perfect atmosphere for the synergistic practice of bio-identical hormone replacement therapy and aesthetic medicine.  Dr. Hicks is passionate about life-long learning and educating patients about the role hormones play in their overall health.

When she’s away from the office, you can find Dr. Hicks tending to her garden, relaxing with a good book, or exploring the outdoors with her husband and two children.




Website: www.keylaserinstitute.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/keylasercenter
Twitter: https://twitter.com/keylaser

Stem Cell Collection, Processing and Delivery for Regenerative Treatments

August 13, 2018




John Arnone the Chairman and CEO at American CryoStem that currently provides a game-changing patented solution for stem cell collection, processing and delivery joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest John Arnone discuss the following:

  1. Tell us about American CryoStem, what do you do?
  2. Tell us about your patented products how do they work?
  3. How is American CryoStem unique compared to others in your industry?
  4. How are stem cells currently used today in regards to personal health?
  5. How will stem cells be used in the future?


John Arnone is the Chairman & CEO of American CryoStem. Mr. Arnone has spent the last eight years as the Chairman of American CryoStem and CEO since 2011.

Prior to his involvement in the life sciences / biotechnology industries he spent 25 years in the investment banking / financial services industry as an investment banker, and a hands-on investor. Over the period holding 6 NASD licenses, Mr. Arnone founded, managed and operated two general securities broker-dealers based in New York City specializing in strategic and financial planning, capital formation and new business development.

Over the years Mr. Arnone has provided advisory and business management services as a founder, officer, director and/or shareholder to both mid-level and development stage private and public companies. Mr. Arnone also co-founded and operated a global entertainment distribution corporation with 120 employees that under Mr. Arnone’s guidance was voted medium wholesaler of the year in the music industry (1997, 1998 and 2000) by the National Association of Recording Merchants.

Mr. Arnone is also the founder of Personal Cell Sciences Corp., a personalized anti-aging stem cell company. Mr. Arnone holds a degree in Business Administration and a BA. in Economics from Kean University in New Jersey.




Website: www.americancryostem.com

Social Media Links:
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Twitter: https://twitter.com/cryostem

Travel of a Lifetime: Pairing Your Health with Bucket List Getaways

August 11, 2018




Liz Galloway founder of Wild Adventure Retreats and Latitude 38 Travel, wellness-adventure brands that invite you on power packed itineraries joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel. Live with experts for a week in sharing a personal quest to accelerate your life, adventure and goals.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Liz Galloway discuss the following:

  1. You pair travel with health, this is a big trend, what makes you unique and what motivated you to offer this to the public?
  2. Tell us about the roadblocks or common reasons people have reservations about getting fit in the outdoors or their personal health goals seem intimidating?
  3. What compelled you to get into this business? What ways has it transformed you?
  4. What should people look for when working with a wellness expert, or joining a fit-cation for results?
    lerate your life, adventure and goals. ............here on eHealth radio's Health News Channel a part of the eHealth Radio Network
  5. How can listeners join the retreats, get involved for themselves, or sponsor someone else to join?
  6. What advice do you have for people wanting to get into the outdoors or new fitness?


Liz Galloway is an entrepreneurial wellness expert, outdoor ambassador, guide and adventure/travel writer with an educational background in business, hospitality and aviation. She focuses on unique retreat hosting that offers transformational lifestyle design.

An author and speaker, Liz has appeared in various media outlets including, KUTV, KRCL, ABC4 Culture Jock, Utah Business, HER, and PCTV.  When not in the outdoors you can find her working with clients in brand publicity with Bosscat Productions. She is a self appointed adrenaline junkie whose passion is training clients and travelers from across the globe to tap into their personal power and boundary breakthroughs by getting into the outdoors with a balance in full body wellness.


Website: http://wildadventures.life
Instagram: @wildadventure.lizgalloway

Liposuction and Tummy Tucks

August 10, 2018




Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger, MD, FACS, joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to discuss his tummy tuck technique and what patients should look for when choosing a surgeon to perform their tummy tuck.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger discuss the following:

  1. What makes tummy tuck surgery such a consistently popular choice for patients?
  2. Why is it important to include liposuction with a tummy tuck?
  3. How does incision placement impact the final results of a tummy tuck?
  4. What type of scarring can patients expect?
  5. What should patients be looking for/considering when they review tummy tuck before and after pictures?


S. Larry Schlesinger, MD, FACS, is a board-certified plastic surgeon with more than 30 years of plastic surgery experience. After premedical studies at the University of Michigan and medical studies at the Medical College of Virginia, he served his surgical residency at Stanford University Medical Center and plastic surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.

He is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and an Active Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

Considered an authority in his field, Dr. Schlesinger has made many presentations to the plastic surgery community as well as published numerous articles on cosmetic plastic surgery techniques and procedures. In addition to his reputation for delivering beautiful results, Dr. Schlesinger is also known for his warm bedside manner. A recipient of the Vitals Patients' Choice and Compassionate Doctor Awards, he is one of 100 physicians in the nation named to the prestigious RealSelf 100 List, and has received the Hawaii Medical Association’s Physician of the Year for Community Service for the State of Hawaii.




Website: www.breastimplantcenterofhawaii.com

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/SchlesingerMD