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Sanford Health Innovations podcast series

Ep. 20: Renowned thought leader visits Sanford Health

33 min  ⋅ May 26th
Dr. Eric Topol of Scripps Research discusses future of rural care and lessons learned from COVID-19

Ep. 15: COVID and the important connection to heart health

24 min  ⋅ April 11th
Dr. Tom Stys says COVID infections plus our pandemic lifestyle can make heart disease worse.
A middle aged couple relaxing on a sofa.

Ep. 14: Colon cancer awareness and the importance of screenings

26 min  ⋅ March 14th
Colorectal screenings are an important measure in decreasing the risk of developing colon cancer and are now recommended at age 45.

Ep. 13: Importance of heart and vascular screenings

24 min  ⋅ February 21st
Podcast on heart health and benefits of heart and vascular screenings with Sanford Health cardiologist, Dr. Ahmed Abuzaanona

Ep. 11: Importance of getting the HPV vaccine

20 min  ⋅ February 9th
The HPV vaccine can prevent cervical cancer and other cancers later on in life. Dr. Brooke Jensen, discusses the importance of this vaccine.

Ep. 10: Blood and bone marrow transplant care at Sanford

32 min  ⋅ February 2nd
Providing a second chance by using the patient's own stem cells for treatment
Dr. Donella Herman discusses orthobiologics during a podcast recording

Ep. 9: Regenerative medicine options for orthopedic pain

43 min  ⋅ December 13th
Harnessing the body's own resources to promote healing for orthopedic pain

Ep. 16: Sanford Health commitment to our veteran community

31 min  ⋅ November 10th
Captain Paul Weckman talks about the commitment to veterans through the innovative programs at Sanford Health and the Good Samaritan Society.

Ep. 9: Infectious disease specialist talks COVID-19

21 min  ⋅ September 27th
Amid another COVID-19 surge, Dr. Avish Nagpal urges vaccinations

Ep. 8: The wellness benefits of running

34 min  ⋅ June 21st
From camaraderie to mental health, there's plenty of reasons to hit the trails
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