HealthSmart is WITF’s Emmy Award winning, locally produced program which offers inspiration for better health. Watch as your neighbors share their personal experiences with various health conditions. Plus, hear advice from doctors working right here in Central Pennsylvania. Be smart about your health, watch HealthSmart on WITF TV!

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HealthSmart: Technology and Medicine

Written by Keira McGuire, witf Producer and Host | Jun 15, 2010 8:09 PM

healthcare-surgery.jpgAdvances in technology have allowed for great strides in medicine. Technology is changing the face of medicine every day, from the use of iPads to the use of robots.

  • What do the new designs in prosthetics mean to the people who use them?
  • What does technology mean to medicine?
  • How is technology used to make waiting a little bit easier?
  • How is information technology used in a clinical setting?
  • How are robots used in the medical field?
  • What is a good way to use the internet for medical questions?

Find out on this episode of HealthSmart.

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About HealthSmart

Perspective. Insight. Reality TV for the greater good. That's HealthSmart. WITF's Mid-Atlantic Emmy nominated, in-studio, locally produced 30-minute health show features the medical topics that are on everyone's mind.

Local experts give practical advice on how to beat the odds and live healthier and happier, everyday. And local survivors share their touching stories to help our audience understand various diseases and conditions. Intended to appeal to health-conscious viewers, HealthSmart targets anyone who is looking for practical "real life" ways to live healthier everyday. The focus of the series is on useful information that can be incorporated into daily life.

HealthSmart is made possible by Capital BlueCross.

Past Episodes:
Defying Age
Overmedicated America
Childhood Obesity
Heart Disease
Preventative Maintenance

HealthSmart crew:
Host/Producer - Heather Muha
Editor/Associate Producer - Mitch Mathias
Videographer/Technical Director - Al Bonilla
Executive Producer - Cara Williams Fry

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