Posts Tagged: Carol Koby

OPEN ENROLLMENT FOR AFFORDABLE CARE ACT INSURANCE PLANS ENDS DECEMBER 15

Guest:  Adam VanSpankeren, Lead Navigator, Covering Wisconsin, Inc. Many people are confused about the status of the Affordable Care Act. Did it get repealed? Has it changed? “The Affordable Care Act is alive and well in Wisconsin, and not much has changed,” says Adam VanSpankeren. The essential benefits mandated in the Affordable Care Act remain… Read more »

ALICE IN DAIRYLAND PRESENTS SOMETHING SPECIAL FROM WISCONSIN

Guest:  Kaitlyn Riley, Wisconsin’s Alice in Dairyland… Alice in Dairyland is an icon in Wisconsin. Now in her 71st year, this communications specialist, a full-time civil service employee at the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, is selected each year to educate consumers about the importance of agriculture to Wisconsin’s economy and way… Read more »

MANAGING TO AGE AT HOME

Guests:  Julia Houck, Chief Administrative Officer, Agrace; Tasha Robinson, Age at Home Care Manager, Agrace There is new enthusiasm for aging at home. But as grocery shopping, cooking, changing the sheets and other household chores become unmanageable, or if you worry about your safety getting in and out of the shower and moving about your… Read more »

UNDERSTANDING PANCREATIC CANCER

Guests:  Sharon Weber, MD, UW Health surgeon;  Tammy Andries and Kelly Pankratz, pancreatic cancer survivors… Considered rare, cases of pancreatic cancer are rising, even though the leading known risk factor – cigarette smoking – has been declining. It is one of the deadliest forms of cancer because symptoms almost never develop until the disease is… Read more »

MADISON AUTHOR, MARGARET GEORGE, SPEAKS ON THE FALL OF EMPEROR NERO

Guest:  Margaret George, New York Times best-selling author Renowned author, Margaret George, is an Ancient Rome fanatic and has been studying the life of Nero for thirty years. Next week, her second and final book on Nero, THE SPLENDOR BEFORE THE DARK, will be released. It picks up on the first book released in 2017,… Read more »