Health

Aquinas College

A Four-Part Integrative Health Speaker Series kicks off soon at Aquinas College's Donnelly Center.  Speaker Barbara Meconis, RN, joins us this morning to tell us all about it.

Dr. Muhib Khan

Feb 16, 2017
Spectrum Health

We talk about carotid artery disease, how it's related to stroke, how to treat and prevent. Dr. Muhib Khan is our guest.

If you’ve bought Colby cheese from Meijer recently, you may want to toss it, as the Food and Drug Administration has placed a recall on the local grocer.  Meijer is announcing a recall of its Meijer Brand Colby Cheese and Colby Jack Cheese sold exclusively through its deli counters due to a potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, elderly people and others with weakened immune systems.

gvsu.edu

Monthly we put the spotlight on health with guests from GVSU's College of Health Professions. Today's conversation is with Jennifer Friesema, AP of Occupational Science and Therapy. She joins us to discuss a unique service learning process.

Larry Brilliant

Jan 30, 2017
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Larry Brilliant M.D.  is a pioneering physician, visionary technologist,  and a global philanthropist.  From 1973 to 1976, he participated in the successful World Health Organization smallpox eradication program. Larry currently serves as the chairman of Skoll Global Threats Fund. 

Larry joins us to discuss is book, Sometimes Brilliant: The Impossible Adventure of a Spiritual Seeker and Visionary Physician Who Helped Conquer the Worst Disease in History.

Healthy Headlines

Jan 23, 2017
Kent County, MI

Healthy Headlines, sharing the latest from the Kent County Health Department. Steve Kelso is our guest.

bcbsm.com

We talk winter activities for the family.  Health Coach and Registered Dietitian Grace Derocha discusses the many options in our area.

gvsu.edu

Dr. Tricia Thomas, Assistant Dean for Practice of the Kirkhof College of Nursing, joins us to talk about the importance of nurse managed centers and more.

OnSite Wellness

Jan 3, 2017
OnSite Wellness

We talk about wellness with the owner of OnSite Wellness, a Michigan based company, recently earning a very important certification. Amy Ritsema is our guest with the information.

Healthy Headlines

Dec 29, 2016
Kent County, MI

Healthy Headlines , every month speaking with guests from the Kent County Health Department. Today, Cassandra Kobler joins us to discuss KC health Connect.

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