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Healthwatch
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Mon, 08/03/2009 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The Complete Eldercare Planner

 An interview with Joy Loverde, a leading consultant in adult caregiving, and the author of The Complete Eldercare Planner: Where to Start, Which Questions to Ask and How to Find Help


Healthwatch

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Healthwatch
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Mon, 07/20/2009 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The End of Overeating

   An interview with former FDA commissioner, Dr. David A. Kessler, about his book "The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite,"  a book that reveals just how the food industry is fueling the country's dangerous and costly eating epidemic

Healthwatch

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Healthwatch
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Mon, 07/06/2009 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Building Bone Vitality: A Simple, Sensible, Scientific Approach to Preventing Osteoporosis

 An interview with Amy Lanou, the author of Building Bone Vitality.  Learn the dietary keys to osteoporosis prevention,  the problems with the calcium hypothesis, and a wealth of other bone-health information.

Voices from the Edge on 06/04/09

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Thu, 06/04/2009 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Is the annual Village Building Convergence relevant in today's economic climate?

This week, the 9th annual Village Building Convergence starts in Portland. Coming together under the them "Powered by the People," Portlanders will work on projects ranging from water catchment systems and intersection painting to native plant gardening and cob benches. But with record job and home loss rocking the metropolitan area, is the convergence still relevant? Even in good times, how much community voice does the convergence really create?

Single Payer Advocates 'die'

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Evening News
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Tue, 05/26/2009

Protesters today feigned death for twenty-two minutes inside of Earl Blumenauer’s office. The protest was in favor of single payer health care, which could save twenty-two thousand lives a year.

KBOO’s Peter Shoaf went to the scene.

 
4:28 minutes (4.09 MB)

Silent Protest in front of Town Hall

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Evening News
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Sun, 05/24/2009

Advocates of a single payer healthcare system held a silent protest yesterday at a town hall in forest grove.

the event, which focused on healthcare issues, was hosted by senator ron wyden.

Kboo’s rebecca Nay spoke with Philip Kauffman from the group Single Payer Action.

3:48 minutes (3.48 MB)

Health & Health Care Forum - Dr. Chunhuei Chi

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Healthwatch
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Sun, 05/24/2009

Host Roberta Hall interviews Dr. Chunhuei Chi, who is from Taiwan. He talks about economic disparities and other social issues that make health in a society worse and about ways that health care can be restructured. He has advised the Taiwanese government as it developed, and later restructured, its national health plan.

 

26:04 minutes (23.86 MB)

Radiozine on 05/25/09

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Radiozine
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Mon, 05/25/2009 - 11:30am - 12:00pm

Pete Anderson hosts another in a series of programs honoring all living things, especially nonhuman beings.

Privitization of Water Threatens Local Economies.

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Evening News
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Tue, 05/19/2009

Privatizing water systems threatens jobs and negatively impacts local economies.
Crystal Leighty speaks with Wenonah Hauter, executive director of Food and Water Watch.
 
That was Crystal Leighty speaking with Wenonah Hauter, executive director of Food and Waer Watch.
 
4:49 minutes (4.41 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for May 18, 2009

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Sun, 05/17/2009

First, a big Thanks from the Mole to all of you who contributed to KBOO during the just concluded membership drive.  If you forgot to do it, look for the JOIN NOW link at the top of this page.  KBOO and the Mole need your support.

57:47 minutes (33.07 MB)
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