The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) has partnered with Maryland Public Television (MPT) for a special series called "Your Health," featuring UMMS specialists who will share their medical expertise with viewers all across the state of Maryland!
UMMS guests will appear every other week in a special "Your Health" segment on MPT's program "Direction Connection," airing live Monday nights at 7:30 p.m.
The show takes calls from viewers, so you have the opportunity to speak directly to our experts and get your questions answered.
Miss the show? You can catch the segments right here on this site. You can also see a list of upcoming guests and topics. We hope you'll tune in for "Your Health" with UMMS and MPT.
December 9, 2013
Are you getting enough sleep?
In this interview, University of Maryland sleep specialist Dr. Steven Scharf discusses causes and treatments for common sleep problems, including insomnia and sleep apnea.
Plus, we’ll talk about some simple things all of us can do to improve our sleep.
Do you have questions about sleep? Send a tweet @mptnews, #yourhealth. Then tune in to MPT on December 9 at 7:30 p.m. to see if we use your question on the show.
Dr. Steven Scharf
Professor of Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Director, University of Maryland Sleep Disorders Center
University of Maryland Medical Center
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This page was last updated: December 3, 2013