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August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month

 

You’ve seen the headlines: Parmesan cheese made from wood pulp. Lobster rolls containing no lobster at all. Extra-virgin olive oil that isn’t. So many fake foods are in our supermarkets, our restaurants, and our kitchen cabinets that it’s hard to know what we’re eating anymore. In Real Food / Fake Food, award-winning journalist Larry Olmsted convinces us why real food matters and empowers consumers to make smarter choices.

Olmsted brings listeners into the unregulated food industry, revealing the shocking deception that extends from high-end foods like olive oil, wine, and Kobe beef to everyday staples such as coffee, honey, juice, and cheese. It’s a massive bait and switch in which counterfeiting is rampant and in which the consumer ultimately pays the price.

Health Notes Airs Mondays 6:30-7:30PM

With the same extraordinary skill that he used to demystify scientific abstraction and the new physics, Gary Zukay, the award-winning author of The Dancing Wu Li Masters,

Chris will talk about moving from a linear model of healing to a heart model – following the flow of nature and eating for wellness.
Another important Health Notes conversation.
Health Notes Airs Mondays 6:30-7:30PM

What would your life look like if the cravings didn’t control you? Before succumbing to yet another food splurge, bloated and full of regret, remember one thing: Your cravings are trying to tell you something. (And it’s not what you think!) While it may seem that your cravings are the ultimate enemy, once you understand their underlying messages, you will gain the upper hand and become the boss of your cravings. In a humorous manner, Natalia shares her knowledge, tools and personal experiences that have helped her clients manage their appetites and lose weight. Her unique five step plan to take control will leave you empowered and ready to fire those health-sabotaging cravings.

Health Notes Airs on Mondays – 6:30-7:30PM

Deepak Chopra, Debbie Ford, and Marianne Williamson — New York Times bestselling authors and internationally acclaimed teachers — have joined together to share their knowledge on one of the most crucial obstacles to happiness we face—the shadow. These three luminaries, each with a signature approach, bring to light the parts of ourselves we deny but that still direct our life.

Jules Verne and 20,000 Leagues Under the City he’s not, but geologist, caver and author Greg Brick reveals in his book, Subterranean Twin Cities:http://www.upress.umn.edu/Books/B/brick_subterranean.html, a multi-level world never seen by most, some of it naturally formed, some of it carved and created by humans to service our consumption and our waste…most of it dark, wet, and dangerous.

In the first half hour of Health Notes, Kinshasha will be talking with author of the compelling and controversial book MediSin Dr. Scott Whitaker about the unholy practices of allopathic medicine and the commercialization of devitalized and chemical based foods.

In the second half hour, the conversation will move to Radical Forgiveness.

Join Fresh Fruit for a night of queer literature, theater and film on Thursday Oct. 15 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with hosts Dixie Treichel & John Townsend.

Listen to Write On Radio:node/36 this Thursday, June 21st for an interview with author Susan Straight, a regular commentator on NPR, author of five previous novels and finalist for the National Book

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