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
Dr. Rick takes call and emails from all over the state.Read More
This week we’re talking about navigating the holidays with your-in-laws, your children’s in-laws and your former in-laws. All of those people who are connected to you by a marriage bond either past or present but many with whom you have nothing in common. Do you have some problems with this or do you have some ready solutions for this mine field? Let’s talk about what is going on in your lifeRead More
This week, Kathy Warwick, registered dietitian, joins the show to shed some light on nutrition: fact or fiction!Read More
Does your child sound like an orchestra when they try to breathe? Do they often complain about having a hard time catching their breath? Does someone have to wheeze to have asthma? Dr. Jimmy Stewart answers these questions and more, in studio with guest Dr. Stephen LeBlanc.Read More
Dr. Rick takes calls in studio on another edition of the original Southern Remedy. Among topics discussed are blood pressure, arthritis and more.Read More