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Healthy Moments Radio Broadcast

Healthy Moments is an annual series of weekly radio episodes sponsored by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), of the National Institutes (NIH). Healthy Moments features Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers, the director of NIDDK, a renowned researcher on the area of sickle cell anemia.

Each week Dr. Rodgers offers tips on how to prevent and control diseases that are important to the community and NIDDK’s mission.

To hear tips on how to stay healthy, tune in to Healthy Moments on Radio One’s​ Stations:
On occasion, you can hear Healthy Moments on-air, nationwide, on the Tom Joyner Morning Show and the Yolanda Adams Morning Show.

You can also listen to Dr. Rodgers' Healthy Moments episodes and get transcripts here. ​​​​​​​​​​

Why We Need More African American Donors

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Jul 21, 2014 | Download Audio

Patients needing bone marrow stem cell transplants best match donors of their same racial/ethnic heritage. Dr. Rodgers highlights the need for more African American bone marrow stem cell donors. View Transcript & Related Information

What Is a Bone Marrow Stem Cell Transplant?

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Jul 14, 2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers talks about bone marrow stem cell transplantation as a treatment option for diseases like sickle cell anemia and blood cancers, such as leukemia and lymphoma. View Transcript & Related Information

Donate Bone Marrow

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Jul 7, 2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers shares the importance of registering to become a bone marrow stem cell donor. View Transcript & Related Information

Lifestyle Changes and Treatments for Managing Erectile Dysfunction

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Jun 23, 2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers tells men that making healthy lifestyle changes may help those with ED regain sexual function. View Transcript & Related Information

Understanding Erectile Dysfunction

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Jun 16, 2014 | Download Audio

Dr. Rodgers explains that erectile dysfunction, or ED, affects between 15 and 30 million men in the U.S., and discusses the causes and treatments. View Transcript & Related Information

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