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Inside Your Health: Health Issues Concerning the LGBT Community

As cities across the country celebrated LGBT rights with Pride celebrations throughout the weekend, KSTP’s Leah McLean sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou to talk about health risks within the LGBT community...


  • Inside Your Health: Preventing, Treating Breast Cancer with Mastectomy

    About one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during the course of their lifetimes, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. KSTP’s Bill Lunn sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who explains why mastectomy rates are increasing despite a stabilizing in breast cancer rates, and the surgery process itself...

  • Inside Your Health: Treating Traction Alopecia

    Traction alopecia is a form of hair loss, often caused by hairstyles that pull on the scalp, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. KSTP’s Leah McLean sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou who further explains this form of hair loss as well as treatment options...

  • Inside Your Health: Medical Scenarios Portrayed on TV

    Federal authorities have reached a $2.2 million settlement with a New York City hospital over filming by a television documentary crew that disclosed two patients' health information without their consent. In light of the settlement, KSTP medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou dug into medical dramas that have been a staple of primetime TV for decades and considers the accuracy of medical scenarios that provide backstory for those shows...

  • Inside Your Health Special: An Electronic Boost

    Thousands of Minnesotans live with technology inside their bodies. These electronic implantable devices are designed to help extend or improve the quality of life for patients...

  • Inside Your Health: Yeast Infection Complications, Treatments

    Just two weeks after a patient at the Cleveland Clinic received the first uterus transplant in the United States, a common yeast infection required the transplant to be removed. KSTP’s Leah McLean sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who explains how this common infection led to serious complications in this case, as well as what women can do to prevent and treat yeast infections...

  • Inside Your Health: Researchers Move Closer Toward Developing Treatment for Zika Virus

    The Zika virus has been in news headlines for months and now there is a new breakthrough: researchers are closer to developing a treatment. KSTP’s Bill Lunn sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who explains more about the development of treatments, as well as what Minnesotans need to know...

  • Inside Your Health: Identifying Post-Concussion Syndrome

    A new study outlines seven symptoms that are most predictive of the child who might have post-concussion syndrome. KSTP’s Bill Lunn sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who further explains those seven symptoms and offers advice to parents with children involved in activities potentially conducive to concussions...

  • Inside Your Health: Preventing Children's Food Allergies

    Two new studies recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine build on evidence that preventing food allergies may be possible by feeding babies peanuts or other allergy-inducing foods. KSTP's Leah McLean sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who further analyzed the two studies and explains the recommendations when it comes to allergy-inducing foods...

  • Inside Your Health: Privacy and Personal Health Information

    Privacy is important to protect when it comes to an individual’s personal health information. KSTP’s Bill Lunn sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who further explains what can cause a delay in care when it comes to privacy and personal medical information...

  • Inside Your Health: High Priority Scrutiny by FDA of Permanent Contraceptive Device Essure

    A non-surgical, permanent contraceptive device is currently under harsh observation. KSTP’s Leah McLean sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who further explains the complications associated with using Essure as well as what women using the device might want to consider doing...

  • Inside Your Health: The Decline of Vascular Dementia

    There are approximately 7.5 million people living with dementia in the United States, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. However, according to a new report published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the rate of dementia among those over the age of 60 has decreased 44 percent since the 1970s. KSTP’s Leah McLean sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou who further explains the study’s findings as well as the differences between Alzheimer’s dementia and vascular dementia...

  • Inside Your Health: Athletes and Body Mass Index

    Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night proved that many football players build significant muscle to better perform in their sport. How does height as well as muscle and fat proportions contribute to, or take away from, their overall health? KSTP medical expert Dr. Archelle Georigou explains...

  • Inside Your Health: Addressing Paternal Postpartum Depression

    Bringing a new baby home is an adjustment for any new family and studies show it doesn’t just affect the mother.  While a federal task force recently recommended new screening guidelines to better identify postpartum depression in mothers, it can be a difficult time for new fathers as well...

  • Inside Your Health: Nutritional Value of Dairy Alternatives

    The U.S. reportedly spends $4.8 billion per year on dairy alternatives, which include almond milk, soy milk and rice milk. KSTP’s Bill Lunn sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who discusses exactly how dairy alternatives compare with regular milk, as well as the nutritional value of those alternatives...

  • Inside Your Health: Clinical Trial Considerations

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has utilized clinical trials for the 1,500 drugs approved in its history. KSTP’s Bill Lunn sat down with medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou, who provides insight into a clinical study in France, and shares considerations for those participating in a clinical trial...






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