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Because Hope Matters Radio

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Because Hope Matters Talk Radio provides a network of hope and support for families journeying through cancer, Alzheimer's, deployment and more. Co-hosts Maryann Makekau and Rob Harris bring listeners dynamic interviews, heart-felt conversations, and a wealth of information every Monday evening at 7PM EST. From Pulitzer Prize winning journalists and passionate entrepreneurs to leading researchers and medical experts, this radio show is sparking a loyal following of hopeful listeners worldwide! Visit your co-hosts after the show on their websites, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest by clicking the Show Extras button at the bottom of this page.

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When a loved one is diagnosed with cancer there's a fast-paced learning curve that takes place alongside the roller-coaster ride of compassionate caregiving. With unrelenting fortitude and courage, Joni Aldrich spent countless hours... more

The holiday season brings with it joy and anticipation and, perhaps too often, a sense of overwhelming stress. It's been scientifically proven that stress impacts the immune system. The question of whether stress causes disease has been... more

With shorter hospital stays, outpatient surgical procedures, and individuals living longer with chronic health ailments, the day-to-day needs of sick and injured loved ones is falling upon family members and friends. Those tasks require a vast... more

According to Pentagon reports, over 80% of troops never report sexual assault because they fear retaliation. The military is working to change the way sexual assault is handled within the ranks. Mike Domitrz has been tackling the difficult... more

On Monday, November 25th, we'll culminate recognition of National Military Family Appreciation Month, with a view of resilient military families via Bill and Stephanie Hamm. The media has often spotlighted their daughter, Mia Hamm, as a world... more

According to the website, ?Helping Hands For Freedom,? over two million children have a parent who is in the military. Over 48,000 have a parent that has been wounded or killed during the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts. Imagine two close... more

Join us on Veterans Day, as we have the privilege of welcoming Chaplain Lorraine K. Potter, Major General (retired), as our guest of honor. As a young girl Lorraine was inspired by her mother, a lay minister in New England. Lorraine... more

Two young women, each a spouse, parent, and cancer survivor had never met. Yet, these strangers to one another had much in common. Annette Ramke, 36-year-old two-time breast and ovarian cancer survivor, and Kendall Scott who... more

Hearing the words "you have breast cancer" results in a life-altering journey that ripples into every area of a survivor's life. Lockey Maisonneuve is using the lessons she learned during her own battle to teach others about life-enriching... more

Get ready for an uplifting and fun episode this Monday evening! Our guest, Jana Flaig, is an Author, Speaker, Inspirational Humorist and Ovarian Cancer Survivor. She has an uncanny ability to challenge her battle with fear using humor.... more
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