Southern Remedy is Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s flagship wellness program dedicated to keeping Mississippians healthy. It consists of a weekday call in radio show, hosted by physicians from the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and television news documentary programs and public affairs specials.
Vietnam veteran Dr. James Hughes shares his experiences from his service afield and in surgical hospitals with the 173D Airborne Brigade of the U.S. Army. Dr. David Walker of the Veterans Administration in Jackson joins host Dr. Rick deShazo to discuss the health issues Vietnam veterans face today as a result of their time in Vietnam and how the VA tries to help these veterans. Premiers Thursday, November 9 at 8:30 p.m. on MPB Television.Learn More
It's National Heart Awareness Month, and Dr. Michelle Owens and Dr. Ali Brown are discussing women and heart disease.Read More
Dr. Jimmy Stewart talks about your children and dealing with electronics and social media.Read More
Dr. Rick deShazo is back in studio for another week of Southern Remedy. He's taking your calls and emails and has an update for this particularly severe flu season.Read More
Dr. Rick deShazo is back in studio for another week of Southern Remedy. He's taking your calls and emails about topics like eczema high blood pressure and much more!Read More
This week we’re talking about ADHD. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. What should you do if you think that you or your child has ADHD? Could it be something else that’s causing that inattention or hyperactivity? Is medication always the answer or are there other things that may help. Let's talk about what's going on in your life.Read More