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CHILDHOOD FITNESS AND NUTRITION: A RACE AGAINST OBESITY

Guests: Katie Hensel, Founder and President, Tri 4 Schools Deb Roussos, Registered Dietician, Group Health CooperativeWhat is working to fight the rising rate of obesity in children? Tri 4 Schools is confronting this growing health risk by teaching kids about living healthy, active lifestyles through triathlon and other athletic events. A secondary benefit is that… Read more »

DENISE BROWN, SISTER OF NICOLE BROWN SIMPSON, SPEAKS OUT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Guests: Denise Brown Shannon Barry, Executive Director, DAIS (Domestic Abuse Intervention Services) Denise Brown has been an advocate for victims of domestic violence since the murder of her sister, Nicole, in 1994 and has helped raise funds for local shelters across the country. Joining Denise on this program is Shannon Barry, Executive Director of DAIS… Read more »

THE EMOTIONAL LIFE OF YOUR BRAIN

Guest: Richard Davidson, Ph.D. , Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, Director of the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior and the Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and Founder/Chair of the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds, University of Wisconsin-Madison.What does it mean to be human? On this program, you’ll hear intriguing answers to that question from… Read more »

FROM HIP-HIP DISMAY TO HIP-HIP OKAY

Guest: Richard Illgen, M.D., Co-Director, Arthritis and Joint Replacement Program, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health On this program, UW orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Richard Illgen, walks us through the reasons we may have hip pain, and what we can do to prevent, relieve, or manage the gnawing discomfort and still enjoy an… Read more »

WHAT WOMEN WANT, AND WHO DECIDES?

Guests: Sara Finger, Executive Director, Wisconsin Alliance for Women’s Health Wisconsin State Representative Terese Berceau When it comes to the rights of women in the 21st century, some days it feels like deja vu all over again! On this program, Sara Finger and Rep. Terese Berceau pull together the historical journey of women, where they… Read more »