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At around 35 weeks into your pregnancy, your provider will order a Group B Strep test. What is Group B strep and how does it affect your baby? Dr. Julia Cormano explains the test, what your results mean, and how it impacts you and your baby during labor and delivery.
Miscarriage is more common than most people realize. Dr. Julia Cormano walks you through the common causes of miscarriage and ways to reduce your risk. She also explains the signs and symptoms of miscarriage and when you should call your provider.
Christopher Bowlus, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology from UC Davis. Recorded on 11/16/2018.
Stress and Cancer: From Science to Personal Perspective - 2019 Bay Area Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient Conference
Sonia Lupien, PhD (University of Montreal) explores the science behind stress, our biology, and illness. She discusses the importance of reducing stress in our lives and provide practical tips to cope with stress.
MDMA is known for increasing feelings of trust and compassion towards others, which could make an ideal adjunct to psychotherapy for PTSD. Dr. Sylver Quevedo, Physician of Nephrology, Integrative, Family, and Internal Medicine at UCSF, explores whether MDMA-assisted psychotherapy can help heal the psychological and emotional damage caused by trauma. Recorded on 02/21/2019.
Almost 30 million Americans have diabetes and another 86 million are pre-diabetic. Nutrition and exercise are key components to managing the disease. Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Sherri Shafer gives specifics on how about how to manage your diet and increase your exercise. Diabetes is largely self-managed: learn how to do so. Recorded on 02/27/2019.
Jean C. Robertson, Chief of Special Education Services, Chief of Special Education Services, San Francisco Unified School District.
Clarissa C. Kripke, MD, FAAFP, Family and Community Medicine, UCSF