Health Matters, Television for Life

Health Matters, Television for Life

Teresa Lukens, hostYour opportunity to talk directly with physicians, nurses and other regional experts about the health issues that are important to you. Teresa Lukens hosts this monthly conversation and viewers are encouraged to call, text or email their questions for the panel.

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Our most recent Health Matters program

Dental Health – June

Dental Health – June

Even if you've neglected your teeth, it's never too late to return them to good health


Windy Rothmund RDH, MSDH
Eastern Washington University Dental Hygiene Program
Adjunct Faculty

Amy Winston DDS
Director of Dentistry
Swedish Medical Center

Elisabeth Warder DDS
Dental Director
CHAS Health

Mark Paxton DDS
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Spokane Oral Surgery
Current President of the Spokane District Dental Society


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The Complete Health Matters, Television for Life Topic List:
(Titles A to Z)



Active at Any Age
Affordable Care Act
Alzheimer's: A Bridge to Hope
Alzheimer's (2012 edition)
Autism: Unraveling the Mystery
Baby and Me
Backs and Bones
The Battle Within: Autoimmune Diseases
Brain Injuries
The Brain (2014)
Breathe Easy: Treating Lung Diseases
Chronic Pain

Complementary Medicine

Dental Care
Depression: Matters of the Mind
Diabetes: Living Beyond the Limits

End-of-Life Care
Early Childhood Development
Eating Well
Elder Care
Emergency Medicine (2015)
Farm-to-Table Cooking
Feeding Kids
Fit Kids!

Healing Healthcare: Prescriptions for Reform
Healthy Eating (2014)
Healthy Holidays with Chef LJ Klink (2013)
Healthy Holidays (2012)
Healthy Holidays (2011)

Heart Health (2017)
Heart Health (2016)
Hips, Knees, Backs & Bones
Joints & Bones (2016)
Just Sleep On It
Kick that Habit
Living Longer
Man and Machine
Men's Health

Mental Health
Mental & Behavioral Health (2016)
Mind-Body Connection
M.S. & Parkinson's
Nip and Tuck

Obamacare Basics
Pain Management
Parenting a Healthy Teen

Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
Resolute Recipes for a New Year

The Rise of Type 2 Diabetes
Rural Medicine
The Skin You're In (2016)
Sex Ed

Stroke: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
Suicide: From Pain to Prevention
Teen Suicide: A Community Conversation
Teen Health
Veterans' Health
Vision Quest
Vision: The Quest to See Clearly (2016)
Winter Activity
Women's Worries