Today on Midpoint, we talk with a group of women from the Dover and Thonotosassa area in Hillsborough county, who claim pesticides sprayed over nearby farms have been making them and their families sick. Over the last few years Joanna Magrath, Mary Zentkovich and Cynthia Ballard and their families have been experience respiratory issues,nausea, headaches, chronic… Read more »
Proponents demand child nutrition programs in Hillsborough County schools are extended and expanded. Earlier this week, several activists gathered near Miles Elementary in East Tampa on the first day of school. They were drawing attention to the need for school children to be fed before their learning day starts. Hillsborough lags behind much of Florida… Read more »
An amendment to legalize medical marijuana failed to pass last November, but there is an renewed effort for the 2016 ballot. United for Care is once again working to collect the 700,000 signatures and supreme court clearance to put medical marijuana up to vote. According today’s guest,United for Care campaign manager Ben Pollara, the new… Read more »
By Rob Lorei Today on Radioactivity, Host Rob Lorei looks at the economic and health risks of climate change on the U.S. southeast. A report released by bi-partisan group Risky Business claims that if rising temperatures continue at the current rate, it will stymie current economic growth and agricultural gains, and lead to an… Read more »
The Florida Department of Health is noting an uptick in the cases of leprosy this year and contact with armadillos might be one reason why. In the first half of 2015 there have already been nearly the same number of cases of leprosy in Florida as seen in a typical year. Several years ago Dr…. Read more »
How can we protect ourselves from shark attack?
The Fairness Doctrine with Jennifer Sullivan, and the threat of fishing pirates in the Gulf of Mexico
The plan to have the US run on renewable energy by 2050, and Frontline looks at the debate over vaccinations.
Call in about Solar Cooking & Fermentation
An Episode of Pacifica Radio’s Project Censored Radio Show
Exploring the questions about traumatic brain injury in soldiers and veterans
Radioactivity tackles Ebola and how some people in the media are trying to scare you about the disease
A forum in South St. Petersburg last night brought together panelists who support and oppose the legalization of marijuana for medical use in Florida.
In Tampa nurses “die-in” to draw attention to Ebola and lack of preparedness
Sarasota schools go meatless on Mondays
Today Radioactivity looks at an innovative way to fight obesity among youth and later explore a new film PAY TO PLAY that’s getting rave reviews for exposing the grim reality behind today’s campaign finance system.
Today on the Alternative Health Show, Dr. Michael Shachter fills in for Eve Prang Plews. Dr. Shachter runs a complimentary medicine clinic in Sufern, New York.
Is Alzheimer’s a health crisis for women? and Seeking Accountability for Gaza
Survivors of Suicide reaching out to Community
Cannabis Coalition hosts forum on marijuana issues facing Florida
Rob Lorei speaks with Maggie Hall from the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County about a mysterious bacteria that has appeared in Florida beaches.
Ron Cox explains the Chikungunya disease is becoming more prevalent in Florida.
Rob Lorei speaks with Lodovico Balducci, a physician, an oncology professor at the USF Medical School and a senior member of the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.
The anti-GMO movement in Tampa and where it’s going
$10 million to fund HIV patients in Hillsborough County