'Community Focus' is EASY 93.1's long-running signature community affairs program, airing each Sunday morning at 6:50 a.m. ET, hosted by correspondents Ellen Jaffe and Jeff Martin.
HemeoncCall Access to Women's Health Hematology Care
Guest: Dr. Steven Fein, Founder of HemeoncCall, talks about making access to hematology / oncology care easily available with Telehealth services. Specialties include evaluations and iron infusions for women with low iron, pregnant women and anyone who has had bariatric surgery. www.hemeoncall.com
New Alzheimer's Treatment / Breast Cancer Health Disparities
Segment 1: Keith Gibson, Director of Program Services for the Alzheimer's Association of Southeast Florida talks about free services for people and caregivers impacted by Alzheimer's disease. He provides prevention tips & warning signs. www.alz.org/seflorida Segment 2: Andrea Ivory founder of the Women's Breast & Heart Initiative discusses the inequities in access to Mammograms and Breast Cancer treatment. WBHI is offering mammograms at no cost in the Mobile Mammography Van on June 23rd, with advance reservation. Call 305-825-4081. www.flbreasthealth.com
Swim Safety / Summer Breast Cancer Awareness
Segment 1: Suzette Howell, Marketing & Events Manager at Pediatric Associates talks about 'Splash Your Way to Water Safety', their annual initiative to inform the public about keeping kids safe during swim season. www.pediatricassociates.com Segment 2: Dr. Lauren Carcas, Breast Oncologist at Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health, discusses the importance of screening mammograms for early detection of Breast Cancer. The Women's Breast & Heart Initiative will provide no-cost screening mammograms on National Pink Day, June 23rd. Advance reservations are required. Call 305-825-4081.
Each week on 'Viewpoints,' you'll hear from experts, authors and newsmakers in fields such as business, social sciences, sports, education, popular culture and the arts. 'Viewpoints' airs on EASY 93.1 each Sunday morning at 6:20 a.m. ET.
Drought in the West / Excess Clothes Production
Segment 1: Guest: Dr. Robert Glennon, regents professor, law and public policy, University of Arizona College of Law talks about the worsening drought in the West, and what's being done to solve the problem. http://robertglennon.net/ Segment 2: Guest: Maxine Bedat, founder, nonprofit, New Standard Institute, author, 'Unraveled: The Life and Death of a Garment' talks about sustainable fashion, the clothing crisis and how its impacting workers and the environment. https://www.newstandardinstitute.org/
Environmental Effects of Palm Oil Production / The Highs of Running
Segment 1: Guests: Jocelyn Zuckerman, journalist, author, Planet Palm: How Palm Oil Ended Up In Everything and Endangered the World; Dr. Patricio Grassini, associate professor, agronomy & horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, talk about the crisis of palm oil not being produced sustainably, leading to widespread deforestation in Southeast Asian countries. https://thenewpress.com/books/planet-palm Segment 2: Guest: Dean Karnazes, ultra-marathon runner, author, A Runner’s High: My Life in Motion, breaks down the extreme sport of ultra-marathons and offers tips for people who are trying to slowly ease into everyday running .https://www.amazon.com/Runners-High-My-Life-Motion/dp/0062955500
Back to the Ballpark / The Wedding Pages
Segment 1: Guest, Timothy Malcolm, baseball writer, author, 'Baseball Road Trips: The Complete Guide to All the Ballparks, With Beer, Bites, and Sites Nearby', discusses some of his favorite stadiums in the U.S. and some tips you should keep in mind before buying a ticket.https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08F4ZVBG6?tag=hacboogrosit-20 Segment 2:Guest: Cate Doty, former journalist, engagements and wedding section at The New York Times, author, 'Mergers and Acquisitions: Or Everything I Know About Love I Learned on the Wedding Pages', discusses the evolution of the Engagements & Wedding Announcement pages in newspapers. https://www.catedoty.com/
Did you know that pets are good for your health? See how good you feel when you meet our Pet of the Week, or any of the other adorable, adoptable pets at the Humane Society of Broward County. Click the pic to see more about this week's pet and how to connect with HSBC.