Quick Bytes, Broadway, Health Updates and More
November 21, 2016
The Balancing Act takes to the kitchen, the stage, and more!
Broadway Balances America takes you behind the scenes with host Amber Milt to visit the hit production The Bodyguard, starring Grammy-winning artist Deborah Cox. We also have two health updates in the form of a new temperature technology, ARC InstaTemp, which takes your temperature instantly and accurately without touching your skin. We’re also covering one of the most under-discussed topics: Urinary Incontinence, also known as Overactive Bladder. It’s often incorrectly perceived as ‘something that happens to older people’. Join us as we talk with a urogynecologist and an incontinence patient as they share professional and personal insights about this personal condition. Finally, we’re in the kitchen with Chef Ralph Pagano and…tiny toast! Add crunch to your breakfast with General Mills cereal that provides big taste with real fruit flavor and crunch.
Up next on The Balancing Act, why being your own advocate is key to managing your health. We'll hear from two patients who didn't let their diagnosis stop them from advocating for others.
Painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy of the feet, or diabetic nerve pain of the feet, is a type of nerve damage that is a common complication of diabetes. Patients describe the pain in their feet as burning, an electrical shock, pins and needles, or stabbing and knife-like. There are three FDA-approved oral prescription treatments for diabetic […]
Myasthenia gravis (MG) means grave or serious muscle weakness, which is what patients experience with this rare, autoimmune disease. The hallmark symptom is muscle weakness that worsens after periods of activity and improves after periods of rest. University of South Florida (USF) Health Department of Neurology physician Dr. Niraja Suresh details the disease spectrum, how […]