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UW Health's Dr. Jeff Pothof discusses recent measles outbreak

Posted at 12:47 PM, Apr 16, 2024

UW Health's Dr. Jeff Pothof talks about a number of health related topics, including a recent measles outbreak.

Dr. Pothof explained how it's threatening the country's elimination status.

Dr. Pothof also explained some unexpected benefits of the popular weight loss drug Wegovy. A new study says it may be good for more than just shedding pounds.

Finally, a CDC study revealed cost to be the biggest barrier holding women back from getting mammograms. Dr. Pothof explains why the test is so important to preventing breast cancer.

You can watch the full interview above.