Black Family Doctor
Black Family Doctor
Dr Aisha M Harris
Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life is a twice a month podcast hosted by family medicine doctor Dr Aisha M Harris. The podcast has episodes that breakdown common health problems, discuss health disparities, relay health resources, promote preventative medicine, and discuss various public health and health policy topics. Dr Harris hopes listeners will improve their understanding of the health system, have more confidence in their health status, and feel more empowered to be involved in the health of their community. www.blkfamdoc.com
Episode 10: Diabetes Is Not So Sweet
In this Season 1 Finale of the Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life podcast Dr Aisha M Harris focuses on Diabetes and how it is not such a "sweet" disease to have. Listen to this episode to learn how preventing and controlling diabetes can help make a huge difference in someone's health and health outcomes.
Nov 15
9 min
Episode 9: High Blood Pressure, A Silent Killer
Listen to this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life with Dr Aisha M Harris that focuses on High Blood Pressure and its ability to be a silent killer for many people and the importance of controlling high blood pressure to prevent complications.
Nov 1
11 min
Episode 8: 1st and 15th
Listen to this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life with Dr Aisha M Harris that focuses on Income Inequality and its impact on health care and health access because living wages significantly influence health outcomes and health inequities.
Oct 14
14 min
Episode 7: Suicide Is Not A White Thing
Listen to this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life with Dr Aisha M Harris that focuses on Suicide because "Suicide Is Not A White Thing". Suicide is one of the leading cause of death for adults and children and there is currently a black youth suicide crisis right now.
Sep 30
14 min
Episode 6: I Wish We Had More Time
Take a listen to the "I Wish We Had More Time" episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life with Dr Aisha Harris. This episode speaks honestly about racial and health disparities in America, their connections, and their impact.
Sep 14
16 min
Episode 5: Adjustment Disorder
Join Dr Aisha M Harris on this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life to discuss Mental Health, specifically Adjustment Disorder, and the impact stressful events have on a person's mental health.
Aug 31
11 min
Episode 4: Not Just Asthma
Join Dr Aisha M Harris on this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life to discuss Asthma, a common long term lung disease, and the importance of controlling Asthma.
Aug 14
12 min
Episode 3: Adverse Childhood Experiences
Join Dr Aisha M Harris on this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life to discuss the impact of adverse childhood experiences on a child's current health and adulthood health risks through chronic stress.
Jul 31
12 min
Episode 2: Preventative Medicine
Join Dr Aisha M Harris on this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life to discuss preventative medicine and the importance of being proactive about your health and knowing your story.
Jul 15
12 min
Episode 1: Introduction and Health Literacy
Join Dr Aisha M Harris on this episode of Black Family Doctor: Real Talk About Health and Life which introduces listeners to the host Dr Aisha M Harris, why she started this podcast, and the importance of health literacy.
Jun 29
11 min