Starting an Exercise Program: How Your Doctor Can Help

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Paul Wang, MD Director, Stanford Cardiac Arrhythmia Service Nawal Atwan, MD Clinical Instructor, Internal Medicine Stanford University Medical Center October 21, 2010 Lecture Overview: Many heart conditions often have no symptoms, so it is important to screen young athletes before they start a sport or activity. Screening should include …

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Prenatal Genetic Screening and Diagnosis

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Jane Cheuh, MD Director, Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy Stanford University Medical Center March 21, 2013 Watch the video Prenatal screening, including ultrasounds and blood tests, gives pregnant women an important heads-up on possible birth defects and allow women to make decisions about their pregnancy.  The most common test is …

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Non-Pharmalogic Treatment of Pain

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Ravi Prasad, PhD Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesia February 27, 2014 Watch the video The pain that comes from hitting a finger with a hammer or touching a hot stove serves an important purpose, warning our bodies to respond to danger. But for more than 100 million adult Americans, …

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A Practical, Holistic Approach to Stress & Wellness in a High Pressure World

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Nadia E. Haddad, MD, MS Clinical Instructor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences April 14, 2016 Stress is an undeniable aspect of modern life. Though everyone experiences and responds to stress in an individual way, stress is defined as physical and psychological pressure that causes a disturbance in your body’s natural …

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