Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Being Well features topics related to health, fitness and well being. The program is hosted by WEIU-TV's Lori Casey and features experts from several medical and health-related institutions in the region:
- Eastern Illinois University
- Sarah Bush Lincoln Health System
- Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center
- The Mayo Clinic
Season 5 Re-Airings
- Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
- Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.
Season 5 Re-Airs Beginning Feb. 18!
March 4, 2014
- Food Allergies: We talk about common food allergies and what you can do to manage them.
March 11, 2014
- Hemorrhoid Surgery: This uncomfortable problem for some has a new surgical treatment option.
March 18, 2014
- Children and Grief: Learn more about how children cope with loss and ways to help them through the process of grieving.
March 25, 2014
- Did you know that you can get skin cancer on the bottom of your foot? While sun exposure increases your risk, skin cancer can develop anywhere on the body. Learn more about skin cancer and how to reduce your risk with our guest, dermatologist Doug Leone.
April 1, 2014
- This week, we'll focus on eating disorders. Our guests, Laura Jacob and Lindsay Wilson of EIU Health Services, will address the subject.
April 8, 2014
- Type 1 Diabetes is the topic of the week, and we'll discuss how to best manage it.
April 15, 2014
- Learn more about what causes acne and treatment options for it.
April 22, 2014
- We'll be talking about hospice care with Lisa Karolewicz, who will address many of the common questions and concerns.
April 29, 2014
- This week's episode is all about having a healthy pregnancy. Dr. Scott Meyer, OB/GYN, talks about what women should do before getting pregnant to ensure a healthy pregnancy as well as things they can do during their pregnancy. He’ll also address common pregnancy questions and concerns.
May 6, 2014
- In this edition of Being Well our guest, Dr. Gail Richard of the EIU Department of Communication Disorders & Sciences, addresses autism spectrum disorders. Autism is the most common developmental disorder, with an incidence of 1 in every 88 children. We’ll learn more about the signs and assessment process for autism.
May 13, 2014
- This week our topic will be focused on the treatment of non-healing wounds and advanced wound care. Our guest is Kellie Jones-Monahan, M.D. from Sarah Bush Lincoln Health System. We’ll learn more about who’s at risk for non-healing wounds, how they are diagnosed and the latest treatment methods.
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