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Learn about the latest developments in healthcare, new medical treatments and more, listening to doctor interviews from your phone, laptop, or in your car.

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Podcast Tuesday: Overuse Injuries in Athletes [AUDIO]
Podcasts, Prevention 6/9/2015

When kids play sports, they make the same motions again and again, whether it’s swinging a tennis racket or throwing a baseball. As a result, orthopedic surgeon Stephen Brockmeier, MD, often sees overuse injuries, also known as repetitive stress injuries. [caption id="attachment_10292" align="alignright" width="350"] View the full sized version of…

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Podcast Tuesday: Brain Tumor Treatment Research [AUDIO]
News & Events, Podcasts 5/26/2015

A brain tumor diagnosis can be devastating, especially when it’s glioblastoma, one of cancer’s deadliest forms. But researchers at UVA and around the U.S. are developing new brain cancer treatments with promising results. Get the details from neurologist Benjamin Purow, MD, in this week’s podcast. Diagnosed with a Brain Tumor?…

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Podcast Tuesday: Cancer Genetic Testing
Podcasts, Prevention 5/12/2015

Just like you have your mom’s hair color and your dad’s athletic ability, you can inherit a predisposition for cancer. Cancer genetic testing can determine if you’re likely to get cancer, especially: Breast cancer Colon cancer Ovarian cancer Pancreatic cancer Listen to a Cancer Center genetic counselor explain the testing.

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