Read My Lips host akaRadioRed brings you lively, unscripted, spontaneous, non-canned interviews with interesting new authors on a range of lifestyle-related topics. Listen LIVE on Mondays 7-8 pm/Eastern or anytime on-demand.
Can Narrative Medicine help you and your physician improve your health care? Find out from Olga Lucia Torres, a former successful criminal defense attorney despite chronic arthritis, lupus, and asthma. After Olga was hospitalized for food poisoning [Jamaican jerk chicken], a medical mistake put her into a coma. Then, permanent brain damage left her unable to walk, talk, or care for herself. The unstoppable Olga completed rehab and earned her M.S. degree in Narrative Medicine from Columbia University. She now serves as a patient advocate and teaches Narrative Medicine at Presbyterian Hospital. Tune in to hear Olga's tips on how you and your loved ones can avoid a medical mistake. www.olgaluciatorres.com
Attention, pet owners! Meet Dr. Judy Morgan, author of From Needles to Natural: Learning Holistic Pet Healing, who transitioned from traditional to holistic veterinary medicine. Judy will define the differences between marketing ploys and actual good pet health, dispel myths about traditional pet care, and teach you the benefits of feeding and treating your pet holistically. Her second book, “What’s for Dinner, Dexter? Cooking for Your Dog Using Chinese Medicine Theory, features recipes for home cooking for dogs. Call-in and ask Judy your pet care questions. www.drjudymorgan.com