Health

Bread and Roses on 11/19/10

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Bread and Roses
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Fri, 11/19/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Haiti's cholera outbreak: Voices from the ground

 Haiti's Cholera Outbreak: Voices from the ground 

Bread and Roses host Nico V. talks with Ansel Herz, independent journalist based in Haiti, and Rosedanie Cadet, founder of Haitian aid organization Helping Hands Noramise about the recent outbreak of cholera in the country, including details on the education campaigns to fight against it, and the suspected role of the United Nations peacekeeping force in the outbreak. 

More information on the guests at:

 

http://www.noramise.org

http://www.mediahacker.org

U.S. worst (again) in health care

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Presswatch
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Thu, 11/18/2010

 Theresa Mitchell with the "news you're not supposed to know."  Of industrialized U.S. worst again in health care -- Theresa examines the health denial industry, effects of Obama-care, and also takes a look at CEO salaries and perks (in the stratosphere?)

25:36 minutes (11.71 MB)

November 15 Old Mole Variety Hour

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Mon, 11/15/2010

 Tom Becker hosts this program about government aid to the wealthy, including the Obama Deficit Commission proposals; working for a single payer health program in Vermont; and a "cooler" approach to climate change as seen in a new documentary about Bjørn Lomborg.  

53:51 minutes (30.81 MB)

Single Payer in Vermont

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Mon, 11/15/2010

 

Activists in Vermont are working to get their State to enact a single-payer health plan.  Bill Resnick talks with activist Traven Leyshon, a member of the Vermont Workers' Center.  Leyshon also broadcasts on Equal Time Radio in Vermont.  

13:59 minutes (8 MB)

Food Show on 11/17/10

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Food Show
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Wed, 11/17/2010 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Harriet Fasenfest's Householder's Guide; Air-Chilled Turkeys; Mark Bitterman's Manifesto on Salt

Former Food Show host Harriet Fasenfest has just published a philosophical book on progressive homemaking and urban farming. She returns to KBOO to discuss A Householder's Guide to the Universe.

But first, we talk air-chilled Thanksgiving turkeys with Geoff Latham of NICKY USA.

The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show on 11/16/10

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Tue, 11/16/2010 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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With corporate money at the wheel, whither then for the progressive?

As the populist wave that swept President Obama into office gives way to Business as Usual, Americans are waking up to the realities of life in a plutocracy. Both Frank Rich in the New York Times and Chris Hedges on Alternet reflect on this point in grand fashion. Rich, in a column titled "Who Will Stand Up to the Superrich?" writes that the issue is "issue is whether the country can afford the systemic damage being done by the ever-growing income inequality between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else, whether poor, middle class or even rich."

Naturopath Dr. Elise Schroeder explains Cardiometabolic Risk and Remediation

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Healthwatch
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Mon, 11/15/2010

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

24:13 minutes (22.18 MB)

Healthwatch on 11/15/10

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Healthwatch
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Mon, 11/15/2010 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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What is Your Cardiometabolic Risk?

Dr. Elise Schroeder, naturopathic physician, discusses how to fully assess your risk for cardiovascular disease and how best to treat it.

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