May is National Stroke Awareness Month
Migraines and Strokes
VIDEO: Studies reveal a definitive link between people who get migraines and strokes. Host Karen Owoc, The Health Reporter, delivers a quick dose of health news in The Health Reporter Minute.
Untreated hypertension (high blood pressure) is the underlying cause of several life-threatening health conditions which can affect your heart, kidneys and other vital organs. It is known as the “silent killer” because there are often no warning signs or symptoms. Learn how your blood pressure can affect your eyes. (TRT: 01:01)
VIDEO: Eating an apple a day is known to “keep the doctor away”, but eating one can have another interesting effect. Karen Owoc, The Health Reporter, hosts this short-form segment of health and fitness news in The Health Reporter Minute.
VIDEO: Botox is a popular remedy for facial wrinkles and muscle spasms, but it’s also the answer to hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating. This condition is debilitating socially, occupationally and economically and afflicts over 8 million people. Find out more from Dr. Perry Solomon of the San Ramon Regional Medical Center and Bridges Medical Clinic. Karen Owoc, The Health Reporter, chats with the doctor in this short-form TV health segment. Producer/Editor: Karen Owoc. Director of Photography: Michael Davich.
Researchers are optimistic that they found a new way to predict Alzheimer’s disease. Karen Owoc, The Health Reporter™, hosts this compact segment of TV health news in The Health Reporter Minute. Writer/Producer: Karen Owoc.