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The Power of an Hour
Improving your health doesn’t take as much time as you think! On The Doctors, Pfizer’s Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall and Dr. Travis Stork discuss positive steps you can take in just 60 minutes. Check your local listings to watch the show and visit http://www.gethealthystayhealthy.com to learn more.
Health information is available in large quantities online and can be a useful tool but consumers need to use it responsibly. On the Dr. Phil show, Pfizer’s Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. and Dr. Phil speak with a guest about "cyberchondria" -- the tendency to worry or imagine symptoms based on health information found on the Internet. Check your local listings to watch the show and visit http://www.gethealthystayhealthy.com to learn more.
The Risks of Not Vaccinating
Think measles, whooping cough, or polio are diseases of the past? Think again. When vaccination rates drop, some potentially deadly diseases can come back from near-extinction. On The Doctors, Pfizer’s Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall and the show’s host, Travis Stork, explain how vaccines help protect not only individuals but also their families and communities, and stress the need for continued vigilance against dangerous but preventable diseases. Visit http://www.gethealthystayhealthy.com to learn more.
Freda Lewis-Hall and TLC’s "T-Boz" Discuss Sickle Cell Disease on The Doctors
Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, chief medical officer of Pfizer, appears on The Doctors to speak about sickle cell disease, a blood disorder that primarily affects African Americans, and the genetic trait linked to the disease. She and The Doctors are joined by Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, of the musical group TLC, who lives with the condition. Check your local listings to see the whole show and learn more at www.GetHealthyStayHealthy.com.
Evolution of Vaccine Research
Emilio Emini, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Vaccine Research & Development at Pfizer, discusses the impact of vaccines and evolution of vaccine research.