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It's not an apple a day, but there are ways to keep the doctor away this cold and flu season listen

12/27/12 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Cold and Flu season is here. According to a Tampa Bay Times report, ER and doctor visits by people complaining about flu symptoms are up significantly from last year. I spoke with Dr. Cass Ingram who runs an Osteopathic general practice about ways to avoid getting sick this year and how to treat illnesses if that doesn’t work.

"The best thing you can do is pay attention to hygiene, you know, hand washing if you're touching things. Most sickness comes from inside or others or people who ...

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Pinellas Schools flu briefing listen

08/24/09 Lindsey Kratochwill
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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The Pinellas County School District and Health Department organized a briefing today at High Point Elementary about efforts to prepare and respond to any concerns about H1N1 at schools. School opens tomorrow in Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties.

So far the effect of H1N1 on Pinellas County has amounted to one death earlier this month and 5 reported or suspected hospitalizations. Those most susceptible to the virus include children under 5, pregnant women and adults with underlying chroni...

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Alternative medicine: Get it together

03/02/09 Dr. Carol L. Roberts
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Juli Steinocher, MA, LMHC, will be live in-studio to talk to Dr. Roberts about how the practice of energy psychology and energy medicine can bring new insights into mental health and social well-being. Juli uses these techniques in her own practice, as well as traditional counseling. Some of the conditions she treats include phobias/anxiety, relationship conflicts, emotional issues related to physical illness, and daily stress.

Juli Steinocher can be contacted at (727) 894-6463 or by emai...

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Local nutritionist talks about food and health

12/08/08 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Today we heard an interview with Eve Prang Plews, a nutritionist who practices in Sarasota; she also hosts a radio program on WSLR-FM, the community station in Sarasota.

For more information, visit FullSpectrumHealth.com.

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