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With this series of short informative videos, WNMU-TV and
UP Health System - Marquette are working together to help you improve your health.

Learn about healthy options for weight control, good nutrition,
smoking cessation and more.

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Hosted by -
Thomas Noren, M.D.
UP Health System - Marquette

Full episodes ​ ​ ​ ​

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Diabetes & Wellness

Dietitian Sarah Balko talks about how nutrition relates to various health problems.


Dr. Erica Griffin, M.D., talks about obesity and what you can do to maintain a healthy weight.


Dr. Lisa Long, M.D., explains what a Hospitalist Physician does for hospital patients.

Smoking Cessation

Dr. Kevin Piggott, M.D., talks about the dangers of smoking, tobacco addicion and how to quit.

and Diabetes Education
​​Bariatric & Metabolic
Hospitalists -
Inpatient Physicians
Health Information

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Palliative Care

​Depression and Suicide Colon Cancer Childhood Obesity
Dr. Larry Skendzel, MD, talks about end-of-life considerations and palliative care.
​Dr. Cameron Wilcox, MD, discusses signs that individuals may be considering suicide.

​Dr. James Surrell, MD, gives us the facts on colon cancer and screening recommendations.


​Dr. John Bartlett, MD, discusses the rising rates of obesity in children.

Home Health & Hospice Behavioral Health Digestive Health Blue Print 4 Health
Weight Mgt. Center

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Chest Pain
Osteopathic Medicine



Chest Pain

Osteopathic Medicine  Breast Cancer Screening  Venous Insufficiency

​Dr. Kris Dosh, MD, talks about chest pain, what it may mean, and what to do about it.


​Osteopathic physician Bo Rowan, DO, explains the concepts of osteopathic medicine, and uses of OMT, osteopathic manipulative treatment.
​Radiologist Heidi Henry, MD, talks about the importance of screening for detection of breast cancers, and explains different types of mammograms.
​Interventional radiologist Chris Mehall, MD, talks about varicose veins, the problems they cause, and treatments.
Heart Institute