hearing loss http://wrvo.org en This week: Ear, nose and throat doctcors provide medical care in Ethiopia http://wrvo.org/post/week-ear-nose-and-throat-doctcors-provide-medical-care-ethiopia <p>Dr. Rick Kelley and Dr. Sam Woods' first trip to Ethiopia to provide medical care to people with ear, nose and throat ailments grew into <a href="http://www.hlp-ethiopia.org/">a nonprofit organization with a broader goal of providing lasting help</a>.</p><p>“What we figured out on that very first trip is that although it may feel good to go on a medical trip and go treat a couple hundred people, it’s really just a drop in the bucket,” Kelley says.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:19:35 +0000 HealthLink on Air 58982 at http://wrvo.org This week: new research in kidney cancer http://wrvo.org/post/week-new-research-kidney-cancer <p>According to research published in Urologic Oncology, some kidney cancer patients have better long-term survival odds when part of the kidney is removed, compared to patients who have the entire organ removed.</p><p>We'll discuss the findings and other treatment options for people with kidney cancer. More than 65,000 Americans were diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2013.</p><p> Fri, 02 May 2014 15:14:22 +0000 HealthLink on Air 55176 at http://wrvo.org Hearing loss: likely, but not inevitable http://wrvo.org/post/hearing-loss-likely-not-inevitable <p>As we get older, we can lose our hair, our eyesight, but the affect aging has on our hearing can be less apparent. And how can we stop hearing loss? This week on “Take Care,” we talk to <a href="http://csd.syr.edu/gebbie/clinic_faculty.html">Dr. Joseph Pellegrino</a>, assistant professor and director of audiology at <a href="http://csd.syr.edu/gebbie/">the Gebbie Hearing Clinic at Syracuse University</a>, about age-related hearing disorders.</p><p>Click "Read More" to hear our interview with Dr. Pellegrino.</p><p> Sun, 11 Aug 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 42389 at http://wrvo.org Hearing loss: likely, but not inevitable