Health & Wellness Gallery

Mar 26, 2013
Join Michael Koran and Michelle Schou in this episode of Aha, A Human Among Humans.
Nov 29, 2012
Low levels of Vitamin D in the blood can contribute to a person’s risk of developing Type 1 diabetes, new research has found. A study led by researchers from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine has found a correlation between vitamin D3 serum levels and subsequent incidence of Type 1 diabetes.The six-year study of blood levels of nearly 2,000 individuals suggests a...
Sep 9, 2012
We will have the visit of Dr. Teresa Pannaci to our studio. Dr. Pannaci has been working with the non-profict organization Operation Smile since 1993 in Venezuela, an organization that is responsible of lip and palate cleft reconstructive surgery for underprivileged children around the world. Every three minutes a child is born with a cleft lip often unable to eat, speak, socialize or smile. In...
Mar 24, 2013
Join Michael Koran and Henry Q. Oliveras in "The Metaphysics of CNI".
Nov 28, 2012
Saturday December 1st is world AIDS day an observance that was started in 1988 by the World Health Organization in order to spread awareness of the growing number of people becoming infected with this little known about virus. On World AIDS Day people are encouraged to get tested. Over 1.2 million people are infected with HIV in the U.S. and 20% who are infected don't even know their status...
Aug 16, 2012
A PSA about child neglect due to alcohol consumption. Jose Negron, Ranea Riley-Walker, & Emmet Vorspan-Stein, SMI 2012. With support from the Cambridge Licensee Advisory Board.
Mar 15, 2013
Michael Koran is a guest on Elizabeth Kanze's show "Looking Beyond the Politics", where they discuss healing poetry.
Nov 27, 2012
This Dedication , to The Boys In Middle School. I was an ugly girl ,and people didn't like me. Boys would call me hated names. Like: dog, shit head, hey ugly, bitch and smelly dog. Girls would be hateful to me as well. That's another poem. Now, I'm woman. I am an woman ugly ,people say. People ,see what they want to see. Do you feel that way ? I'm an ugly woman ? If,...
Aug 16, 2012
A PSA targeted to reach teens about the consequences of drinking and driving. Xavier Marquez, Wilgens Metelus, & Remi Jones, SMI 2012. With support from the Cambridge Licensee Board Advisory Board.
Feb 6, 2013
A young girl performs spoken word at an Open Mic to express her feelings about her sister's cancer. Written and produced by Toni Allien. SYPP Jan 2013.
Nov 8, 2012
When a patient and family receive the diagnosis of a terminal illness, what is the next step? When should they ask for help? To whom should they turn? What does the expanding field of palliative care offer? What is the relationship between palliative and hospice care? Join us for a conversation with professionals about thoughtful care when the end of life is near -- and prepare yourself for a...
Aug 16, 2012
A PSA exploring how drinking affects families. Toni Allien, Obeng Serebour, & Jonah Toussaint, SMI 2012. With support from the Cambridge Licensee Advisory Board.
Dec 28, 2012
Nov 2, 2012
I love bicycles. I love the filled bike corrals the city has set up all over town; I love seeing them locked to everything possible along Brattle Street; I love the kids I work with learning how to fix them; I especially love hearing them whiz by on Memorial Drive when it’s closed on Sunday. However I’m starting to see some growing pains, and if I may say so it’s because the burden of bicycle...
Aug 15, 2012
A look into the dangers of second-hand smoke on the community. Obeng Serebour, SMI 2012.
Dec 22, 2012
I BELIEVE WE HAVE MUCH TO BE HOPEFUL ABOUT AS WE ENTER 2013, THOUGH ON THE SURFACE OF THINGS IT MAY APPEAR OTHERWISE. I believe more and more of us are learning to look beyond the surface of things, however, and what we see is more meaningful to the life of our global community than today’s news, tonight’s sports scores or tomorrow’s weather. I believe we have been brought here—to this...
Oct 22, 2012
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Aug 15, 2012
A video poem by Desi Campbell based on "The Decision" by Lisa Wilbur. SMI 2012
Dec 1, 2012 via 11:44 AM (1 hour ago) to me Images are not displayed. Display images below - Always display images from December 1, 2012 Dear Hasson: 2012 has been another fantastic year in the fight to end fluoridation worldwide. Below FAN’s campaign director Stuart Cooper sums up our many victories this year. Fluoridation met...
Sep 28, 2012
Survivors of sexual assault identifying as women are invited to participate in a free series of theater workshops in October and November at the Cambridge Community Center. The workshops, offered on Tuesday nights from 6:00-8:00 PM, are offered by the Survivor Theater Project, which "creates exceptional art that empowers and engages our communities in the movement to END SEXUAL VIOLENCE."...
Aug 10, 2012
Come support the cause! Greater Boston Sickle Cell Disease Association presents the 2nd Annual "Sickle Cellebration in the Park." The event includes the 7th Annual Walk, Health Fair and Multicultural Festival. The event is an educational campaign to bring the community together and raise awareness about Sickle Cell Disease. Event: 10am-4pm (Walk: 10am-12pm, Health Fair and Multicultural...