Kennedy Q&A Live! Upcoming Sessions
Chat online live with a variety of Kennedy's healthcare providers on a number of topics.  From nutrition to surgical options and much more, join our growing community to get the latest healthcare information - Live!

Live Chat: Vegetarian to Vegan – Getting the Most Out of a Meat Free Diet

veganEver wonder what a diet without meat might be like? Curious about the value of a vegan lifestyle? 

With over 1 million Americans currently going vegan now's the perfect time to get the facts and forget the fiction. 

Understand the potential benefits, risks and opportunities this diet presents. 

Join Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Andrea Caplan May 20 from 12pm - 1pm for a special live chat on a way of eating that's becoming more and more popular. 

Live Chat: Weight Loss Solutions For Me

weightsolutionsBeing significantly overweight presents challenges to your health, but also your personal and professional lives. If you have tried diet, exercise and medication, but still aren't satisfied with the results, it might be time to consider a surgical option to improve your health.

While surgery may seem an intimidating prospect, there are numerous reasons as to why this particular treatment option deserves some consideration.

Getting accurate and truthful information can be vital to your decision about the next step. What better place to gather information than in a free online chat session with an acclaimed bariatric surgeon designed to answer the most frequently asked questions about...

How Can I Participate in an Online  Live Chat?

Visit this page to view the upcoming sessions and follow the link at the appropriate date and time to join in!


How Do I Ask a Question?


To submit a question, simply type into the text box directly below the chat display, then press "Enter" on your keyboard or click the "Send" button.


Will My Question Be Answered?


Participant questions are presented to the Kennedy healthcare provider panelist in the order in which they are received. Depending on the number of people participating in the session it may take a while for your question to appear. The Kennedy healthcare panelist will make every effort to answer as many questions as possible in the time allotted for the session.


If I Chat with a Doctor Online, Do I Still Need to See My Doctor in Person?

Yes, you will still need to see your personal physician. The information presented in the Kennedy Q&A Live! sessions should only be used for research and informational purpose.  Please take a moment to read the following disclaimer:

The information on this Website (including but not limited to live chat, emails, blog posts) is provided for general informational and research purposes only and should not be relied upon as a substitute for professional medical advice, evaluation or care from a physician or other qualified healthcare provider. Nothing on this Website should be used for treating or diagnosing a medical or health condition or for replacing any relationship with a physician or other qualified healthcare provider. The information provided on this Website (including but not limited to live chat, emails, blog posts) does not constitute the establishment of a doctor‐patient relationship between you and any healthcare professional. No medications, diet supplements or treatments as may be described on this Website should be taken or begun without first consulting your physician or other healthcare provider. If you have or suspect that you have an emergency medical problem or condition, please contact a physician or other qualified healthcare provider immediately.

Can I Read Transcripts of Past Kennedy Q&A Live! sessions?

Yes! Transcripts of each session will be available here shortly after each session.