Your Health Connection http://wclk.com en Your Health Connection Takes A Look At CCRTD, Prostate Cancer Research http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-takes-look-ccrtd-prostate-cancer-research <p>Jaquitta Williams and her guests on the May edition of Your Health Connection Wednesday talked about the Center For Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development and what they've been working on this year and how it may someday soon affect the life of you or your loved ones.</p><p>Our guests this month included Clark Atlanta University President Dr. Carlton Brown, CCRTD Director Dr. Shafiq Khan, Clark Atlanta University Trustee Mrs. Juanita Baranco, CCRTD Scientists Dr. Joann Powell and Dr. Kimberly Davis, and CCRTD Doctoral student Clement Boston.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 17:14:44 +0000 Rob Maynard 1621 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Takes A Look At CCRTD, Prostate Cancer Research 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></p><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