Your Health Connection http://wclk.com en Your Health Connection Features Young People and Cancer on WCLK http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-features-young-people-and-cancer-wclk <p></p><p>Your Health Connection on WCLK on Wednesday, April 16 featured a discussion about the unlikely but very real issue of cancer in young people.&nbsp; JaQuitta Williams hosted as we were joined by guests including Pediatric Oncologist Dr. John Bergsagel of Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta, 20-year-old leukemia survivor Daniel Blues, and Daniel's father Ezell Blues.</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:44:03 +0000 Rob Maynard 1556 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Features Young People and Cancer on WCLK Your Health Connection Addresses Colon Cancer http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-addresses-colon-cancer <p></p><p>Your Health Connection with JaQuitta Williams on Wednesday, March 12 featured a compelling discussion about colon cancer.</p><p>March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.&nbsp; Our conversation featured your calls.&nbsp; Our guests included Dan Weeks, a colon cancer survivor, as well as Dr. Mamoud Barrie of Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:39:45 +0000 Rob Maynard 1512 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Addresses Colon Cancer Your Health Connection On Coping With Cancer http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-coping-cancer <p>JaQuitta Williams was joined last night on Your Health Connection by Tiffany Cochran, Ezell Blues, and Christal Jordan for a roundtable discussion of how to cope with cancer from the perspective of a survivor and a caregiver.</p><p>Tiffany Cochran was caregiver for her father Johnny Cochran through his battle with terminal brain cancer.&nbsp; Ezell Blues is a nine year prostate cancer survivor who is also caring for a teenage son who has leukemia.&nbsp; Publicist Christal Jordan is an ovarian cancer survivor.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 01:48:29 +0000 Rob Maynard 1494 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection On Coping With Cancer Your Health Connection Featured Cervical Cancer Issues, Awareness Wed at 6 P http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-featured-cervical-cancer-issues-awareness-wed-6-p <p></p><p>Your Health Connection for January features a look at current issues and possibilities with regards to cervical cancer.&nbsp; January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, and CCRTD and WCLK will bring you a conversation you or your loved ones can use to help cause healthy outcomes.</p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 15:38:51 +0000 Rob Maynard 1463 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Featured Cervical Cancer Issues, Awareness Wed at 6 P Your Health Connection Discusses Triple Negative Breast Cancer http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-discusses-triple-negative-breast-cancer <p></p><p>Your Health Connection on WCLK featured a timely and important discussion of triple negative breast cancer for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.&nbsp; In a fascinating twist for listeners, our host JaQuitta Williams was also the guest survivor featured on the program. &nbsp; She is a survivor of this particularly tough form of the disease, which disproportionately affects young people and African Americans.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 17:06:54 +0000 Rob Maynard 1195 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Discusses Triple Negative Breast Cancer WCLK and Your Health Connection Remember Ralph C. T. Franklin http://wclk.com/post/wclk-and-your-health-connection-remember-ralph-c-t-franklin <p></p><p>WCLK and our partners at the Center For Cancer Research and Therapeutic development are mourning the loss of our friend and&nbsp; courageous advocate for prostate cancer awareness Ralph C. T. Franklin.&nbsp; On Sunday, October 13, Franklin died from complications due to prostate cancer.&nbsp; He was 62.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 17:55:34 +0000 Rob Maynard 1192 at http://wclk.com WCLK and Your Health Connection Remember Ralph C. T. Franklin WCLK Is Your Health Connection For Prostate Cancer Awareness http://wclk.com/post/wclk-your-health-connection-prostate-cancer-awareness <p></p><p>Join WCLK this evening at 6pm or on demand here to hear Your Health Connection as we discuss prostate cancer.&nbsp; September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.&nbsp; JaQuitta Williams is our host, and is a cancer survivor herself.&nbsp; She's joined by Ralph C. T. Franklin, a prostate cancer survivor, and Dr. Walter Falconer, a urologist.&nbsp; They'll take phone calls live and also take questions via Twitter @jaquittaw and @CCRTD.</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 18:46:04 +0000 Rob Maynard 1093 at http://wclk.com WCLK Is Your Health Connection For Prostate Cancer Awareness Your Health Connection With JaQuitta Williams Discusses Breast Cancer On WCLK http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-jaquitta-williams-discusses-breast-cancer-wclk <p></p><p>If you missed Wednesday's&nbsp; premiere of the new season of Your Health Connection with Jaquitta Williams on WCLK, you can listen to it again, here, on demand.</p><p>JaQuitta Williams is your host and the topic is breast cancer in men.&nbsp; You’ll hear the story of thirteen year breast cancer survivor Eric Dunlap.</p><p>We’ll also discuss current medical and clinical prospects with our guest expert, Oncologist Dr. Leslie Holmes.</p><p>We answered several call live on the show from women and men and provided some real-world answers to your questions.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 19:59:45 +0000 Rob Maynard 1014 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection With JaQuitta Williams Discusses Breast Cancer On WCLK Your Health Connection Discusses HIV/AIDS. Bottom line: Get Tested http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-discusses-hivaids-bottom-line-get-tested <p></p><p>Your Health Connection is a resource for you, designed to help you find good health outcomes.&nbsp; The program is produced by WCLK and the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University.</p><p>This month, Your Health Connection takes a look at HIV-AIDS and the cancers often associated with the disease.&nbsp; Our guests are Dr. Vincent Bond and Rodney Love.&nbsp; The show airs tonight at 6pm in place of Tell Me More, and is available here for on demand listening.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:05:21 +0000 Rob Maynard 854 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Discusses HIV/AIDS. Bottom line: Get Tested Your Health Connection With All You Need To Know About Cancer Screening http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-all-you-need-know-about-cancer-screening <p>WCLK and The Cancer Center at Clark Atlanta University present "Cancer Screening 101--Who Needs To Be Screened, When and How" on Your Health Connection on the air Wednesday evening May 15 at 6pm.</p> Tue, 14 May 2013 18:52:29 +0000 Rob Maynard 698 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection With All You Need To Know About Cancer Screening