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If the odds were 1 in 100,000 you were that one, well…. most times you’d consider yourself lucky.  But what if you were 1 in 100,000 born with one of the rarest, most deadly diseases known to medicine?  Those are the odds with Hereditary Tyrosinemia Type 1, or HT-1 – odds no one wants to face.  And even though it only affects a few hundred people in the entire world, don’t think YOU don’t need to know about this mysterious genetic disorder.  Listen as the Miller family tells a harrowing story of multiple diagnoses, all while the clock was ticking against the life of their newborn son – to the point where little Evan Miller was given less than 48 hours to live.  Then hear Dr. Muge Gucsavas Calikoglu Associate Professor of Pediatrics University of North Carolina Healthcare… explain what symptoms to look for, what to do about them, and what treatment options are available to today’s courageous young HT-1 patients.  Find out what advocates and experts are doing to make sure EVERY State has the critical Succinylac

An Education On Orthopedic Health And How It Benefits Your Overall Well Being

While the healthcare system has changed over the years the doctor-patient relationship remains one of the most important parts of medicine. And today on The Balancing Act we’ll visit Oasis Orthopedic and Spine Integrated Services to meet a group of doctors who not only excel in the craft of medicine but also have shown their […]

Big Bank with a Community Feel

As technology has evolved to offer greater modern day conveniences, service industries have been challenged to maintain a human touch in the face of increasing automation. Today on The Balancing Act, we’ll be profiling Apple Bank, a New York City institution that has been providing banking services to their customers for over a century. As […]

What To Consider When Choosing A Primary Care Physician

Primary care was the largest platform of health care delivery in the United States when measured in 1961. Four decades later, models continue to reveal more people seek primary care than any other type of healthcare service. The Balancing Act caught up with Dr. Vikram Gupta, founder of GMed Healthcare to learn in greater detail […]

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