When you or a loved one is sick, chances are the very first thing you do is type in your symptoms online to get some advice. But could this habit make you sicker? A medical school librarian explains how to become a better informed online health sleuth.
Growing Bolder Radio Show
More and more physicians and health experts are focusing on issues specific to women. Women’s health expert Dr. Aileen Caceres of the UCF College of Medicine explains which annual check-ups and tests every woman should undergo and shares exciting details on the emerging field of minimally invasive procedures.
Charlotte Stewart, who played the beloved and wholesome teacher Miss Beadle on the Little House series, rips the petticoats off her “good girl” image and reveals that in her real life, things weren’t so G-rated. From road trips with Jim Morrison to partying with Bill Murray, she’s dishing the dirt and explaining how it’s never too late for any of us to start over again.
Meet the man who has just set a new world record in powerlifting, at the age of 73! Not only is Ray Fougnier inspiring people of a certain age, this proud member of the Oneida Indian Nation is inspiring his fellow Native Americans.
You know and love his mega-hits from the 1970s and ’80s, but all of the sudden, Kenny Loggins fans are younger. A lot younger. Find out why he’s suddenly a favorite for many children and why it’s the perfect gift for parents and grandparents — good children’s music YOU want to listen to, too!
Have you or a loved one visited with a gerontologist yet? You may want to consider scheduling an appointment. Sooner rather than later. A physician from the University of Central Florida College of Medicine explains why.
The human genome has been fully mapped and the live-saving benefits are now ushering in the age of personalized medicine and changing the way we fight the disease. Dr. Jane Gibson of the UCF College of Medicine explains how this may affect your future care.
Legendary singer Aaron Neville’s voice is timeless, not ageless. Each tune is tinged with the sounds of wisdom, experience and lessons learned. At the age of 75, he’s just released a new album, and for the first time, he’s wrote the songs he’s singing. He explains why he wanted to take this step at this point in his career and what his wife had to do with it.
Connie Curry laced up her first pair of skates at the age of 60, only to become a championship figure skater by the age of 77. She explains how it’s just the latest thing she’s learned to do throughout her life, including not learning how to read until she was in college due to a serious health challenge. She’ll inspire you to keep growing!
Author Marianne Williamson offers hope for the millions of people who are suffering emotionally or fighting back against overwhelming sadness.