KPFA: About Health [Program Feed]

  • About Health – May 21, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • About Health – May 14, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • CHOLESTEROL – What It Is, Controlling It And Its Effect on Heart Disease
    Heart disease is the leading killer. Cholesterol is one contributing factor we can change to reduce our risk. But people are often confused about cholesterol and how to do that. Hear the discussion with two UCSF cardiologists, Dr. Rita Redberg, editor of JAMA Internal Medicine, and Dr. Ethan Weiss from the Cardiovascular Research Institute.
  • What is Palliative Care, And Who Benefits?
    What happens when someone you care about is diagnosed with a serious illness? Do you know how to get the care needed, and how to have the difficult conversations about prognosis and treatment? There are many decisions to make. Nurse Rona Renner and David B. Feldman, Phd will take your calls!
  • Stressed Out? Try A Little Mindfulness!
    Join Nurse Rona to discuss strategies and attitudes such as mindfulness, gratitude, and self-care, to reduce stress, avoid illness, and enjoy life more. Her guests are Gina Biegel, LMFT and Rebecca Connell, LCSW. 
  • Distracted & Aggressive Driving – And How To Stay Safe & Calm On The Road
    Car crashes are the leading cause of death for people under 35 and the 5th leading cause for everyone. These deaths are largely preventable, the result of distracted or aggressive driving. Join me in discussing how to stay safe and calm while driving, with John Moreno, Public Affairs Manager for AAA and psychologist Bob Nemerovski.
  • About Health – April 9, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • About Health – April 2, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • About Health – March 26, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • About Health – March 19, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • Trying to Change The Way Your Body Looks? Body Image, Eating Disorders & Other Health Problems
    Most Americans are dissatisfied with their physical appearance, often resulting in eating disorders and physical or mental health problems. This affects females and males, young and old, of all economic and ethnic backgrounds. Join me and Harvard psychologist Roberto Olivardia, co-author of The Adonis Complex, and therapist Laurelee Roark co-author of It’s Not About Food.
  • The Many Uses Of Medicinal Cannabis
    Join Nurse Rona and Dr. Harry Mcilroy to discuss the health benefits of Cannabis. There is new information and research as the landscape of cannabis continues to change. What are the pro’s and con’s of using Cannabis for your health?
  • About Health – February 12, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.
  • Are Implanted Medical Devices Creating A “Danger Within Us”?
    Unlike medications, only 5% of medical devices have undergone two clinical trials. Consequently, hundreds of thousands of patients’ are irreparably harmed each year by these devices. Award-winning medical investigative journalist Jeanne Lenzer, author of The Danger Within Us, joins us on About Health to discuss this subject, along with orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Adam Warren.
  • About Health – January 29, 2018
    A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts in the fields of both traditional and non-traditional health, with Dr. Lenoir and Rona Renner, RN.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *