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Ask Dr. Bruce

Ask Dr. Bruce

Tune in to NBC4 on Tuesdays
and Thursdays at noon to Ask Dr. Bruce.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 12:53 PM PDT

Hernias, Duct Tape and Diabetes

Hernias, Duct Tape and Diabetes

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your questions regarding hernias, duct tape as a stabilizer and diabetes.

Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 01:27 PM PDT

Skin Cancer, Best Sunscreen and Melanoma

Skin Cancer, Best Sunscreen and Melanoma

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce answers your questions regarding skin cancer, the best sunscreen and melanoma.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 02:38 PM PDT

Measles Vaccine, Dandruff Shampoo and Cholesterol

Measles Vaccine, Dandruff Shampoo and Cholesterol

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your questions regarding measles vaccines, dandruff shampoo and cholesterol and the heart.

Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 02:20 PM PDT

Lipitor, Back Pain and Aspirin and the Heart

Lipitor, Back Pain and Aspirin and the Heart

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your questions regarding the generic version of Lipitor, back pain, and aspirin and the heart.

Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 11:59 AM PDT

Flu Shot, Pinched Nerve, Cell Phones and Cancer

Flu Shot, Pinched Nerve, Cell Phones and Cancer

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your questions regarding flu shots, pinched nerves and cell phones and cancer.

Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 12:01 PM PDT

High Cholesterol, Vitamin D Deficient, Mammograms

High Cholesterol, Vitamin D Deficient, Mammograms

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your questions regarding High Cholesterol, Vitamin D deficiency, and when to get a mammogram.

Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 12:02 PM PDT

Migraines, Vitamins, Alcohol and Heart Health

Migraines, Vitamins, Alcohol and Heart Health

In today's Ask Dr. Bruce segment, Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your questions regarding migraine headaches, supplemental vitamins and whether or not alcohol is good for the heart.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012 at 11:25 AM PDT

Bring Your Health Questions to Dr. Bruce

Bring Your Health Questions to Dr. Bruce

Ask Dr. Bruce your medical question and we may feature it on NBC 4.

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2012 at 10:19 AM PDT

Is Coffee Actually Good For You?

Is Coffee Actually Good For You?

Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your health questions every Tuesday and Thursday on the NBC4 News at Noon.

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2012 at 10:20 AM PDT

Can Circumcision Protect Against Prostate Cancer?

Can Circumcision Protect Against Prostate Cancer?

Dr. Bruce Hensel answers your health questions every Tuesday and Thursday on the NBC4 News at Noon.

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