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Ep 101 Why do people commit suicide?

By: Dr. Emran of Simple Health Radio One of our online followers reached out to me with a question that she had been thinking about. Her name is Terry and she is the founder of a nonprofit called Giving Voice to Mental Illness. She is also the co-host and producer of...

Ep 99 Thank You Episode

I want to take this episode to thank all of my staff and loyal listeners. We started this podcast almost 2 years ago. We are now at 100 episodes and we have a lot more projects in the works for the future. I want to thank Honeyzel who produces our show each week. I...

Ep 98 Asthma

Over 25 million Americans have asthma, including 7 million children. Some of the symptoms of asthma include: • wheezing • coughing • chest tightness • shortness of breath What are some types of asthma? 1. Exercise-induced 2. Allergen-induced 3. Bronchospasm Asthma...

Ep 96 Splinters

Contributors: Marie Hunt and Dr. Emran from Simple Health Radio On this episode of Simple Health Radio, Dr. Emran discusses splinters which are a foreign body that can turn into a serious situation if not taken care of properly. A foreign body or object is a medical...

Ep 95 Anemia

Contributors: Mariah Rossi and Dr. Emran of Simple Health Radio On this episode of Simple Health Radio, Dr. Emran talks about Anemia. Anemia is a common medical condition that affects up to 25% of the world population. There are 400 different types of anemia. Because...

Ep 94 Steroids

By: Mariah Rossi and Dr. Emran of Simple Health Radio On this episode of Simple Health Radio, Dr. Emran talks about steroids. There is a lot of misconception surrounding steroids and their utility. However, steroids are safe when used for the treatment of certain...

Ep 93 Pulmonary Embolism

Mariah Rossi and Dr. Emran of Simple Health Radio On this episode of Simple Health Radio, Dr. Emran talks about Pulmonary Embolism which is also called a “PE”. A PE is a blood clot in one of the arteries of the lung. This is a life-threatening condition that is rising...

Ep 92 Multiple Myeloma

By: Dr. Emran of Simple Health Radio Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the blood. Specifically, it affects the bone marrow and affects the plasma cells. Lymphocytes, also called white blood cells, are a part of the body's immune system. They are found in the bone...

EP 91 Lupus

By: Muhammad Emran, MD from Simple Health Radio Lupus is an auto-immune disorder that can present with mild or severe symptoms. The body attacks itself causing fatigue, fever, joint pain, rashes, memory issues, and hair loss. Often these symptoms will become much...

Episode 90: Acute Flaccid Myelitis

Contributors: Marie Hunt and Dr. Emran from Simple Health Radio On this episode of Simple Health Radio, Dr. Emran discusses the rare but serious disease, Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM). AFM is not a new disease, but there has been a sharp increase in the number of cases...