Well Being DFW Podcast Series

Well Being DFW with Scott Sams is a weekly podcast produced in collaboration with Texas Health.

In each episode, Scott talks with physicians on the medical staff of Texas Health hospitals about various health care topics and what they mean for a healthier you. With subjects ranging from heart and vascular care to behavioral health to sports medicine, there’s something for everyone in this informative podcast series.



Statistics show 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer.
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411 on Fertility

According to the National Survey of Family Growth over a six year period, 1 in 8 couples had trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy.
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Joint Replacement

According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, joint replacement surgery saw a tremendous increase starting a decade ago... a 188 percent increase in knee replacements and a 123 percent increase in hip replacements for patients age 45 to 64.
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Heads Up

Concussions are a serious problem in sports.
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Joint Pain

What causes joint pain?
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One common injury that gets lost in the headlines is hip injuries.

Whether it’s playing a sport or participating in extracurricular activities, keeping a child busy is good for body and mind.
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A Holistic Approach to Pain Management

With the increase in deaths related to opioid overdose, medical professionals are reexamining their approach to treating patients with chronic pain.
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Pain Management Today in the Face of the Opioid Epidemic

In this week’s episode, Scott talks with Dr. Adeel Haq, an ABMS board-certified, fellowship trained pain medicine specialist on the medical staff of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.
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Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic

In this episode, Dr. Gary Malone, a psychiatrist on the medical staff at Texas Health Recovery and Wellness Center, joins Scott to discuss the current health care epidemic.
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Women and Heart Health

Scott sits down with Dr. Priya Sureddi Patel, obstetrician gynecologist on the medical staff of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, to learn how an OB/GYN can play an important role in a patient’s heart health.
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