Second Opinion with Joan Lunden

The award-winning SECOND OPINION is a national initiative to promote health literacy and empower viewers to take charge of their healthcare. This season features new host Joan Lunden, an esteemed journalist and television personality, breast cancer survivor, and women's health advocate. In each half-hour episode, Lunden hosts a panel of medical experts along with a real patient story that highlights a specific medical condition, disease, or public health issue in order to examine effective treatments and solutions.

Sun, May 22 6:00 A.M. Lung Cancer     NH EXPLORE

The diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer has been one of the most hopeful advances in medicine over the past several years.

Sun, May 29 6:00 A.M. Antibiotic Resistance     NH EXPLORE

The misuse and overuse of antibiotics is contributing to the rapid emergence of resistant bacteria and endangering the efficacy of antibiotics.

Sun, Jun 5 6:00 A.M. Pre-Diabetes     NH EXPLORE

Cases of, and morbidity from, diabetes continues to rise.

Sun, Jun 12 6:00 A.M. Stress     NH EXPLORE

Stress is a word that people throw around when they are feeling overwhelmed, but stress comes with real physical and mental health consequences.

Sun, Jun 19 6:00 A.M. Vaccine Hesitancy     NH EXPLORE

Vaccine hesitancy continues to be an issue in the U.

Sun, Jun 26 6:00 A.M. Alopecia Areata     NH EXPLORE

Alopecia areata is a common autoimmune disorder that often results in unpredictable hair loss.

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Ridley Road | Episode 1
Ask This Old House | E27 | DIY Birdbath, Newel Post Repair | Ask This Old House
This Old House | E27 | Saratoga Legacy Restored | Tour of Saratoga Springs
Changing Planet | Episode 2
Finding Your Roots | Where Did We Come From?
The Trick | The Trick
Antiques Roadshow | Natural Wonders
Sanditon | Episode 6
Nature | American Arctic
Great Performances | Now Hear This
Chamber Music Society Returns | Bringing Down the House
Rise of the Nazis | Barbarossa
Benjamin Franklin |
Big Sonia | Big Sonia
Austin City Limits | ACL Presents: Americana 20th Annual Honors
American Experience | Zoot Suit Riots
Poetry in America | Sonnet IV; I shall forget you presently, my dear, by Millay
America's Test Kitchen | Italian-Inspired Dinners
Before We Die | Episode 1
Unguarded | Unguarded
America ReFramed | Fannie Lou Hamer's America
Yndi Yoga | YNDI Flow for the Knees, Back and Hips
An Evening with Lerner and Loewe - Broadway in Concert | An Evening with Lerner and Loewe - Broadway in Concert
NOVA | Great Mammoth Mystery
Around the World in 80 Days | Episode 8
Local, USA | Heaven: Can You Hear Me?
Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board | Mangia Fagioli
Second Opinion with Joan Lunden | Stress
Just a Mortal Man: The Jerry Lawson Story | Just a Mortal Man: The Jerry Lawson Story
Independent Lens | Owned: A Tale of Two Americas
POV | Not Going Quietly
Stars on Stage from Westport Country Playhouse | Brandon Victor Dixon
The Best of the Joy of Painting with Bob Ross | Windy Waves