Series: Healthy Conversation en Healthy Conversation: Alzheimer’s Disease <p>The Centers for Disease Control says Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia among older adults. &nbsp;KRCC's Andrea Chalfin is joined this month by Major Douglas Langford, a neurologist at Fort Carson. &nbsp;They start by defining what Alzheimer’s is and how it’s different from other forms of dementia, or even just getting older.<br />&nbsp;</p><p>For more information:</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:36:54 +0000 Andrea Chalfin 11737 at Healthy Conversation: Alzheimer’s Disease Healthy Conversation: Prescription Medications <p>Many people are prescribed medications to treat different kinds of conditions, and it&rsquo;s not always about simply feeling better.&nbsp; For this month&rsquo;s Healthy Conversation, KRCC&#39;s Andrea Chalfin is joined by Dr. Steven Lang, a family physician at Fort Carson to talk about prescription medications.</p><p><br /><p><br /></p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 14:33:00 +0000 Andrea Chalfin 9859 at Healthy Conversation: Prescription Medications Healthy Conversation: Immunizations <p></p><p>August is National Immunization Awareness Month, so for this month’s Healthy Conversation, we’re talking vaccinations. &nbsp;KRCC's Andrea Chalfin is joined by Lt. Col. Diane Heinz of Evans Army Community Hospital at Fort Carson, and we begin by talking about what back to school means for vaccines.</p><p></p><p>Additional Information:</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:33:00 +0000 Andrea Chalfin 6536 at Healthy Conversation: Immunizations Healthy Conversation: Sun Safety <p></p><p>Summertime means fun in the sun, and in Colorado, that fun is often year-round. &nbsp;So is the need to protect ourselves from harmful effects of sun exposure. &nbsp;For this month’s Healthy Conversation, KRCC's Andrea Chalfin is joined by Major James Twede, Chief of Dermatology at Fort Carson. &nbsp;They begin by talking about why the sun can be so damaging.</p><p></p><p><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 24px; ">Additional Information:</span></p><p></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 14:33:00 +0000 Andrea Chalfin 5114 at Healthy Conversation: Sun Safety