Norwalk Hospital and Cablevision Local Programming produce the television show Health Talk that broadcasts on Cablevision Channel 84 each evening at 6:30 and 9:30 The show is hosted by Dr. Eric Mazur of Weston, chief medical officer at Norwalk Hospital, and Dr. Andrea Peterson of Fairfield, hospitalist, Department of Medicine.
Health topics are featured each week on the show and the guests include local physicians, health professionals and patients who are willing to share their personal stories. The objective is to promote wellness, preventive medicine and early detection of disease by offering health education and awareness.
Upcoming topics include:
• EMS Experts on Prevention and Safety, with Lynn Ryder, paramedic supervisor, Abigail Woodhouse, AEMT, Adrian Balikowski, paramedic supervisor, and Tomer Meir, EMT.
• Aortic Aneurysm Repairs by Dr. Paul J. Gagne, vascular surgeon, Southern Connecticut Vascular Center, to air the week of May 20.
To suggest a health topic to be discussed on Health Talk or ask a health question to the doctors on the show, email firstname.lastname@example.org.