Health

Health Care Forum

Airs at: Sun, 02/10/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Today we hear an installment of "Health...and Health Care Forum" from Oregon’s Willamette Valley KBOO contingent.  Host Roberta Hall speaks with Shelley Reese, an emergency room nurse, about her personal experience with healthcare and some general issues about healthcare re... Read more

US Rep. Dennis Kucinich, Live, talks about universal health care and HR 676.

Airs at: Thu, 02/07/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Marlene's Electric Salon
Marlene Smith and Dr. Steven Bailey interview former Presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich about the need for universal healthcare in the U.S. and the struggle to achieve it. Rep. Kucinich will also discuss the campaign to keep his seat as an Ohio Congressman. Read more

Dr. Richard Blau, Arthritis, and his book: "Too Young to Feel Old"

Airs at: Sun, 02/03/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Dr. David Naimon speaks with Dr. Richard Blau, Founder and Director of the Arthritis Institute of Long Island (www.arthritisinstitute.com/) about his book "Too Young to Feel Old: The Arthritis Doctor's 28-Day Formula for Pain-Free Living" from Da Capo Press. Read more

Sierra Leone: More Information

 The Cascade 18th annulal Festival of African Films takes place throughout February at PCC Cascade campus. All films are free.  Moving to the Beat will show at 8:30 on Thursday February 14th at the Cascade Moriarty building, room 104.  More information on the film festival,... Read more

Walking as Transportation

Airs at: Wed, 01/30/2008 at 4:00pm
Kate Welch discusses walking as transportartion in Portland with guests Lynn Lindgren-Schreuder and Mike Dennis from the Willamette Pedestrian Coalition. Local organizations that promote walking are: Willamette Pedestrian Coalition www.wpcwalks.org Bicycle Transportatio... Read more

Carbon Trade Watch

Airs at: Tue, 01/29/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Locus Focus
Kevin Smith and Tamra Gilbertson, leading critics of international climate change policy and researchers with www.carbontradewatch.org will tell us what's wrong with carbon credits, how they do nothing to fight global warming, and even exacerbate the problem. Read more

Domestic Partnerships - Needed or Not?

Airs at: Mon, 01/28/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Out Loud
Soul talks with Bonnie Tinker, ED of Love Makes A Family and Dr. Kimberly F. Balsam a Research Assistant Professor at the School of Social Work at the University of Washington about a published article (Adult Romantic Relationships as Contexts of Human Development: A Multi ... Read more

Ellen Goldsmith on Chinese Diet Therapy in Winter and Spring

Airs at: Sun, 01/27/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Ellen Goldsmith, Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist, is co-owner of Pearl Natural Health (http://www.pearlnaturalhealth.com/). Ellen joins Dr. David Naimon in a discussion on Chinese Diet Therapy, and how to boost your immune system in winter and spring by eating warming,... Read more

La Revolucion Adentro - Los Misiones (Espanol)

Airs at: Sun, 08/26/2007 at 5:00pm
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Global belly laugh day

Airs at: Tue, 01/22/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 Global belly laugh day, scheduled for January 24th at 1:24 pm, is in its third year.  KBOO reporter Marliese Franklin kicked it up with the founder of the day at Buckman Elementary school, in Southeast Portland, this morning.  Read more