Doctors on TV“Stroke and other Neurological Issues” will be the subject of “Doctors on Call” at 7 p.m. today on PBS North, Channels 8.1 and 31.1.
By: John Lundy, Duluth News Tribune
“Stroke and other Neurological Issues” will be the subject of “Doctors on Call” at 7 p.m. today on PBS North, Channels 8.1 and 31.1.
Dr. Ray Christensen will host a panel of local physicians who will answer phone-in questions and offer information and advice. The numbers to call during the show are (218) 788-2844 or toll-free at (877) 307-8762.
That will be followed at 7:30 by this week’s edition of “Speak Your Mind.” Dr. Carolyn Phelps and her guests will discuss “Stress Reduction and Self-Care.”
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The website is ivillage.com.