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Dr. Shiva Akula, an infectious disease specialist discusses important information about the Corona-virus also known as COVID-19 FOCUS with Singinlisa MAR 21 20 MIN

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Dr. Shiva Akula provides valuable information about the Coronavirus also known as COVID-19, that is rapidly redefining life in New Orleans, Louisiana and the World.

PODCAST #12 Dr Akula discusses Covid 19 Research

Dr. Shiva Akula discusses the plethora of research methods in action to find a cure for the disease known as the Coronavirus or Covid-19. He also dedicates this interview in the memory of and shares the revelation of the Ophthalmologist Dr. Li Wenliang, an ophthalmologist working in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the epidemic originated. He tried to warn others about coronavirus and is hailed a hero for raising the alarm about the coronavirus in the early days of the outbreak.

Dr. Li Wenliang died on Friday local time, weeks after he was hospitalized and treated for a coronavirus infection. Li, 34, had first sought to warn his college classmates in the medical profession of the disease in late December.



PODCAST #11 Dr. Reske, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine discusses caring for the elderly during Covid-19

Dr.Thomas Reske, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine discusses caring for the elderly during Covid-19. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Hematology, and Oncology. His research interest is cancer in the elderly. He shares how his practice of caring for the elderly changed from in-office visits to the technology of telemedicine and post-pandemic care.

Elderly care, or simply eldercare, is the fulfillment of the special needs and requirements that are unique to senior citizens. This broad term encompasses such services as assisted living, adult daycare, long term care, nursing homes, hospice care, and home care.



PODCAST #10 COVID -19 and Sartin's Discount Drug.

COVID -19 and Sartin's Discount Drug. Craig Sartin shares the journey of his Pharmacy through the Pandemic and how they remained a mainstay of support for the surrounding community. Through wise and timely decisions, Sartin's Discount Drugs was able to meet supply and demand when most couldn't access resources. Sartin's Discount Drugs is a full-service family-owned pharmacy and gift store serving south Mississippi. Founded by Craig Sartin over 25 years ago, Sartin's has established a reputation of being knowledgeable and dependable and has become a fixture in the medical community. Sartin's is the only local pharmacy offering specialty services such as sterile compounding, intravenous solutions, and ophthalmics.



PODCAST #9 New Orleans Pastor Kathy Baker shares her story of Covid -19 survival.

New Orleans Pastor Kathy Baker shares her story of Covid -19 survival. She along with her husband, Jerry Baker, pastor Metro Church in Metairie, Louisiana. Kathy shares how she had unique and specific moments from the emergency room to encounters with the phenomenal staff who God used to provide what she considers divinely designed care. She shares her journey back home, her current progress as she continues to recover and regain her strength. Kathy explains that #Covid -19 is NOT the #Flu.



PODCAST #8 Eva Mae Edeki is a New Orleans REGISTERED NURSE who survived Covid 19!

She shares her story of rushing to the Emergency Room with what she thought was an asthma attack. She awoke to a hospital room where SHE was the patient receiving care instead of the Charge Nurse giving care! Her journey of survival continues but she is living in Victory!



PODCAST #7 Mental Health Crisis in COVID-19 Healthcare Workers as discussed by Muhammad K. Arshad MD

Mental Health Crisis in COVID-19 Healthcare Workers as discussed by Muhammad K. Arshad MD, Past President of Louisiana Psychiatric Medical Association. Dr. Arshad examines the stress and trauma happening to frontline healthcare workers who are seeing life and death at an alarming rate. They have described their day to day function as being in a mash unit in a war, some are having nightmares, others are living apart from their loved ones in the same home but they all need a lifeline to maintain mental health.



PODCAST #6 Doctor’s perspective and educational podcast about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Dr Shiva Akula, Infectious Disease Doctor educational Podcast audio and digital platform. Interviewed and produced by Lisa Singinlisa Phillips.



PODCAST #5 Focus on the Community, Nursing Home Administrative perspective and educational podcast about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Jeff Demars, Senior Vice President with Louisiana Health Care Consultants LLC. Reflective Questions for COVID-19 in Nursing Facilities.



PODCAST #4 Dr. Juzar Ali, Pulmonologist discusses pre-existing conditions, lung health, distancing and Covid19



PODCAST #3 Focus on the Community, Successful Patient Story perspective and educational podcast about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

James L. Arruebarrenaam 68 years old resident of New Orleans.





PODCAST #2 Focus on the Community Three Doctors’ perspective and educational podcast about Coronavirus (COVID-19)





PODCAST #1 The FOCUS PODCAST with Singinlisa & Dr. Akula, an infectious disease specialist discussing Covid 19