The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton MD

Every other Saturday at 7:30am

The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, M.D., is a bimonthly radio program that provides reliable resources to important healthcare concerns.  The radio show is a workshop of wellness tips combined with expert advice and, commentary from highly qualified practitioners in fields that range from fitness and nutrition to conditioning and medicine.  The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, M.D., highlights  an extensive menu of effective ways to motivate individuals to adopt a more healthy lifestyle. Dr. Shelton is a Board Certified Internist and Primary Care Physician and the Director of the Shelton Hospitalist Group, LLC.

Ways to Connect

Join Dr. Courtney Shelton MD for The Checkup on Jazz 91.9 WCLK  Saturday, March 17 at 8:30 AM for a common sense talk about health.   March is Nutrition Month and this week Dr. Shelton is joined by Family Medicine Dr. Contessa Metacalfe for a discussion about a plant-based diet. The doctors explain how you can make it work for you and your family. 

Dr. Shelton is a Board Certified Internist and Primary Care Physician and the Director of the Shelton Hospitalist Group, LLC. He can be reached here.

March is Nutrition Month. Join Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD for The CheckUp on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Saturday, March 3 at 8:30 AM.  He'll be joined by Lifestyle Dietician Jerlyn Jones, MS MPA RDN LD, for an informative discussion about healthy eating, in particular how to eat to avoid diabetes, and how to eat healthy if you have diabetes. We have the capacity to avoid life-shortening chronic illnesses if we take control over what we eat. Dr. Shelton and Jerlyn Jones will give you some easy to follow options to make for a happier, healthier life.

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Join us for The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney M. Shelton MD at a new time -- 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 3.   February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness And Prevention Month, and Dr. Shelton will be joined by Domestic Violence Prevention Advocate Kimya Motley of Haven of Light International, who has turned abuse in her life into a positive by becoming a voice for those who are violently and sexually abused. Did you know 1.5 million high school boys and girls in the US admit to being hit or physically harmed last year by someone they are romantically involved with?

Saturday morning at 7:30am on WCLK join us for The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD. The CheckUp provides the community with useful health information you can use each day to lead a happier, healthier life. This week Dr. Shelton is joined by Cardiologist Dr. Michael Toca for a discussion about men's heart health. They'll talk about ED and how that is affected by your heart. They'll also discuss the daily changes you can make to keep your heart healthy for yourself and your loved ones.

Here is Dr. Toca's list of things your cardiologist wants you to to:

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