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Interested in what is in all those beauty products that we are told we need? listen to this week's shows feature interview is with Stacy Malkan author of “Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry” (New Society Publishers, 2007) and co-founder of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics.Tags:
Tune in to hear all about how to keep yourself safe in the sun. And the risks that you are putting yourself at if you don't! Featuring interviews by Dr. David McLean, head of BC Cancer Agency prevention program, and Dr. Gabriel Weichert, local dermatologist from Nanaimo BC.Tags:
This is the second half of our special two hour A Sound Constitution Fund Drive show on CHLY 101.7 fm Nanaimo. In the first half we heard from Brian Goldman on his drive to do radio and why Community radio is so important. In this second half we get to hear what John Steinman of the show Deconstructing Dinner from Nelson BC has to say about independent media. And my interview with local Mike Busby executive director of Nanaimo's Brain Injury Society is in this second half. If you missed the first half what are you doing!? Go back and have a listen it is full of fun facts and clips from our previous shows. Don't forget to support Community/Campus Radio.Tags:
Check out our show for the CHLY Fund drive, we have special guests Lindsay and Carly from the first two seasons of A Sound Constitution, Brian Goldman producer and co-host of White Coat Black Art on CBC One tells us why he is driven to be on the radio and why Community radio is especially important. But this is only part one of our special two hour fund drive show, don't forget to listen to part two.Tags:
This episode of A Sound Constitution was in response to a listeners question about why flying is associated with Pulmonary Embolism (PE) and what a PE is. In the show we explained how blood clots can form in the body, how these clots can sometimes travel through the bloodstream, and what happens when they become lodged in small blood vessels. We also explain what contributes to the formation of blood clots and what to do for prevention!Tags:
In this show A Sound Constitution responds to the question "why are airplane flights a risk factor for blood clots" originally asked by a listener on our facebook page. We are happy to answer that question with an in depth look at what are blood clots, how they form (deep vein thrombosis), their risk factors and complications such as pulmonery embolism. We also look at what you can do to reduce your risk for developing blood clots and what the signs and symptoms of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are.Tags:
Learn how to be as healthy as possible before during and after pregnancy!Tags:
In this weeks show we woke up to the fact that sleep is important! We explored how sleep heals our bodies, how much sleep we need and the disturbing connection between chronic lack of sleep, obesity and diabetes. Two experts share their advice on how to get a good nights sleep every night and what to do if you have constant day time fatigue.Tags:
This week we talked about indigenous health and wellness. We talked about the root causes of these health disparities and way to bring the health and wellness of Canada's indigenous to par with the rest of Canadians.
We talk to type two diabetic Kim Potruff, Kathy Gallaher Diabetes nurse educator, and Adriene Schroeder CDA branch co-ordinator to learn about diabetes.
First show of the new "A Sound Constitution" crew is on concussions! We talked to Dr Paul Lanfear the official doctor of the Oceanside Generals junior B hockey team and Mark Busby the executive director of the Nanaimo Brain Injury Society. We discussed what a concussion is, what you will see, grades of concussions and prevention.Tags:
Focus on travel health and safety with "Voice on the Street" interviews at Vancouver Island University, a "Nutrition Nugget" on the benefits of salmon oil, and an interview with Health and Lifestyle Consultant, Rohan Watson of Nanaimo, BC.Tags:
A show talking about how we can keep our brain, and our families brain sharp and functioning. Guest speaker Gary Anaka talks to us all about brain health.Tags:
In this show we interview Dr. Brian Goldman, Host of " White Coat, black art" aired on CBC weekly radio 1. Also, Jon Steinman host of " deconstructing dinner" from kooteny co-op radio in nelson BC. Finally, interview with Sandy Alexander, VIU Instructor at Vancouver Island University. This show concerns the importance of supporting community radio. In particular CHLY 101.7fm Nanaimo.
This great show talks about superbugs which are MRSA and VRE that are antibiotic resistant microbials. We talk about what superbugs are, where they come from, and how to prevent and protect ourselves from these bugs with hand hygiene and some other helpful tips. We also had an interview with award winning journalist and author Maryn McKenna who wrote Superbugs: the meanace of MRSA. Hope you enjoy!Tags: