Archive for the ‘Health’ Category


BEST OF SHOW: Is Your Child Safe in His/Her Car seat? FACTS You Need to Know!

Jessica Mitchell, Certified Car Seat Technician, Tucson Medical Center and Melissa Zukowski, MD Medical Director Pediatric ED – I hope we have thousands of listeners. Did you know…

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Filed Under: Health, Kids, Radio Show

Tucson’s Wheels: What Keeps them Turning?

Jim DeGrood, Pima Association of Governments, Deputy Director, Patrick Hartley, Sustainability Coordinator – We’ll hear from Jim and Patrick with an overview of the RTA (Regional Transportation Authority) program with an emphasis on mobility,

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show, Travel, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Community Rights & Rights of Nature: A New Paradigm

Kai Huschke, Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, Community Organizer in the Pacific Northwest – That’s a long title but Kai and his colleagues are building something big.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show
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My Walk This Morning? For The Birds!

Like millions of Americans, today is the day I recommitted to getting regular exercise for 2017 and actually started. And I REALLY mean it this year.  Sound familiar?  Let me just add that I really mean it.  And it’s not about losing weight (which would be great) but about my commitment to good health. At […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Article Types, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Mental Health, Sustainability, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

BEST OF SHOW: Creating a Culture of Peace Worldwide

Leslie Meehan, PhD Co-Founder and Council Member Gaiafield Project – Leslie is a social architect and activist committed to community healing and transformation. How are we learning to…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Travel

BEST OF SHOW – Bread, Wine, Chocolate: the Slow Loss of Foods We Love

Simran Sethi, award-winning journalist & author – I am so thrilled to report that I have met and spent time with Simran Sethi and she is quite impressive on so many levels. Since I haven’t…

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Health, Home, Radio Show
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Ready to Talk Trash?

Imagine fitting ALL of the trash you created in one YEAR into one mason jar. Is there any part of you that thinks it’s even possible? That someone could live a happy, fun, exciting life and really only produce that much trash? I could not until I had the opportunity to meet Lauren Singer. Get ready to have your bright green socks knocked off. She is a young, fun, hip,…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Food and Wine, Health, Home, Newsletter, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
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Trash is for Tossers!

Lauren Singer, Founder & Waste Free Planet Preserver: Meet Lauren Singer – she lives a zero waste life in New York City of all places. Two transformative moments/events showed up in Lauren’s…

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Filed Under: Fashion and Beauty, Food and Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Kids, News, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
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FROM MY HEART TO YOURS

Truth be told I have written this newsletter in my head about 20 times and have edited this one at least 5. Why? Because I want to knock it out of the ball park. I want to write the most profound, thoughtful, relevant, inspiring thoughts you have read since the election results were announced last Tuesday night. I want to…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, News, Newsletter
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BEST OF SHOW: Caridad: Caring in Action

Kristen Culliney, Life Skills Instructor/Program Manager, Caridad Community Kitchen – At the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, they change lives in the greater Tucson area by feeding…

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community