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Tips for Healthy Living 8-11-17

Friday, August 11, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness  from health care providers in our communities. It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guests from Sunshine Community Health Center — Physician Assistant Keith Kehoe, and Corey Ambrose, a second year medical school student who grew up in Talkeetna.  They talk about some events at the clinic and what other Talkeetna students should think about if they are interested in a career in medicine.

 

Tips for Healthy Living 8-4-17

Friday, August 4, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness  from health care providers in our communities. Today’s tips for healthy living are for dogs!  Talkeetna veterinarian Jennifer Pironis joined host Holly Stinson in the KTNA studio to focus on the canine members of the family.  They talked about exercise, feeding, allergies, and swimmer’s itch.

 

 

Tips for Healthy Living 7-21-17

Friday, July 21, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness  from health care providers in our communities. It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guest Physician Assistant Keith Kehoe, from Sunshine Community Health Center.  They talk about seasonal ailments, including allergies and swimmer’s itch, and how to avoid and treat them.

 

 

Tips for Healthy Living 7-7-17

Friday, July 7, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness

from health care providers in our communities.

It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guest Wendy Battino,

a life coach who uses nature  and deep listening to help people tap into their own strength and brilliance.

Wendy shares a tool to help people center their attention.

Tips for Healthy Living 6-23-17

Friday, June 23, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness

from health care providers in our communities.

It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guests Keith Kehoe,

a Physician Assistant, and Diane Maythorne, a Nurse Practitioner, at Sunshine Community Health Center.

Today they talk about women’s health, procedures that were not available at the clinic before Diane’s arrival, Nexplanon, and urinary tract infections.

Tips for Healthy Living 6-9-17

Friday, June 9, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness

from health care providers in our communities.

It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guest Keith Kehoe,

a Physician Assistant at Sunshine Community Health Center.

Today they talk about seeing so many more transient and seasonal patients at the clinics, the importance of identifying allergies, and wrist pain:  causes, diagnosis, differentiating wrist pain from thumb pain, how to prevent it from becoming debilitating, and treating it.

Tips for Healthy Living-5-5-2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

KKehoe-Tips by KWriter

A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness

from health care providers in our communities.

It’s hosted today by Willi Prittie, with today’s in-studio guest Keith Kehoe,

a Physician Assistant at Sunshine Community Health Center,

and Rosanna, a medical student at the clinic.

They talk about women’s exams, the importance of HPV vaccine for boys and girls, and several other vaccines to stay current on, including a new pneumonia vaccine.

Tips for Healthy Living, 4-21-2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness

from health care providers in our communities.

It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guest Keith Kehoe,

a Physician Assistant at Sunshine Community Health Center.

Keith mentions the interesting annual patterns of injury and disease that occur in the community, and he and Holly talk about safety for the season. He also talks about allergies, and emphasizes taking over the counter allergy medication at the first indication of symptoms. The last topic is about dental pain, and how important good dental hygiene is for overall health. Keith wants people to know that the  dentist is the one who solves the underlying problem; the medical staff can alleviate the pain, but see your dentist!

 

Tips for Healthy Living-3-24-2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

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A  live 15-minute conversation about health and wellness

from health care providers in our communities.

It’s hosted by Holly Stinson, with today’s in-studio guest Keith Kehoe,

a Physician Assistant at Sunshine Community Health Center.

 

In this program, Keith lets listeners know about an upcoming  diabetes self-management program, Living Well with Diabetes, on April 7th, for pre-diabetics, diabetics, or anyone interested in living well and making healthy choices.

Also coming up is the Choose Respect March, raising awareness for domestic violence on April 15th, along with the Community Baby Shower at NSI, focused on parenting, same day.

Keith also talks about Savvy, a workshop to support families with a member who has dementia or Alzheimer’s, taking place on April 24th.

The medical topic for the day is hematuria (blood in the urine), which can signal a variety of medical conditions, is different for men and women, and can be benign or serious.