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Healthy Vision with Dr. Val JonesMany people think about food and vitamins for their waistline and the number on the scale, but have you thought about the effect of nutrition on your eye health? The latest edition of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones examines the role food and vitamins play in vision at any age. Additionally, tune in to learn about vitamins and nutritional supplements – who may need them, when to take them, and how to choose the right ones for you. Listen now.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, meet comedian and former HGTV host Mike Siegel. He has a ton of stories to share, and can pull from his extensive experience as a host, actor, and touring stand-up act. He’ll be stopping by the studio to talk about his common past with Frank and more. During the Craftsmanship segment, check in with Four Winds president and creative director Matt Vriesema. He built a working ice rink in his backyard, and created an amazing time-lapse video of the entire process. Tune in here.

Join The Diva Style Coach at the Women’s Business Talk Radio Network to get some ideas on how to use accessories to express your individuality. Find out why she thinks accessories are the spice of fashion and where the trend started. Tune in here.

What’s New On BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val Jones

The Thanksgiving holiday is one of the most-traveled of all U.S. holidays, making the upcoming four-day Thanksgiving break one of the busiest driving periods of the year. Before you head out on the road, make sure you are fully prepared for safe nighttime driving. On a special rebroadcast of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones, two experts join Dr. Val to discuss what happens to your eyes in the dark and how you can take better care of your eyes – and your car – to improve night time driving. Tune in now.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, improv legend Jimmy Carrane. He’s been performing since the ’80s, literally wrote the book on improvisation (Improvising Better: A Guide to the Working Improviser), and has taught sketch performers known industry-wide. His latest venture is the Improv Nerd podcast, which he hosts live every week in Chicago. Tune in here.

Join host Diane Helbig on Women’s Business Talk Radio Network as welcomes back Kerry Heaps, President of Kerry’s Network, Inc. They discuss follow-up techniques to help you close more business. On this episode they cover follow-up scripts and how to keep your database up to date with successful follow-up techniques! Tune in here.

What’s New on BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val Jones

Proper wear and care of soft contact lenses reduces the chance of developing problems that can affect your eye health and your vision. Tune into the new episode of Healthy Vision with Dr. Val Jones to learn the essentials of contact lens cleaning, insertion/removal and storage for all soft contact lens wearers. Also, in time for Halloween, optometrists Jason Pingel and Christi Closson share advice for parents and anyone thinking of purchasing or wearing cosmetic lenses without a contact lens examination and prescription. Tune in now.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, hear a chat with actor and podcaster Stephen Tobolowsky of Groundhog Day, Glee and The Tobolowsky Files. Also tune in for a visit from Andrew Johnson, master model builder from LEGOLAND Discovery Center and writer and musician David P. Murphy talking about his new book The Doomsday Survival Handbook. Tune in here.

Join Kary Valdes LCSW of Parent Talk with Kary, as she goes over over techniques to help improve and maintain your child’s self esteem.  She will also educate  you on the importance of having self confidence and ego strength and instilling these same qualities in your children. Tune in here.

What’s New on BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val JonesTopping off your contact lens solution, instead of fully cleaning out your contact case and putting in new, fresh solution, is a major contact lens “don’t.” On the new episode of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones, optometrists Jason Pingel and Christi Closson join Dr. Val to talk about all the “dos and don’ts” of soft contact lens wear. Tune in here. In conjunction with the show, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. has developed a new educational resource, Healthy Vision & Contact Lenses, available at www.acuvue.com/press. Tune in now.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, catch Fred Noe, author of Beam, Straight Up: The Bold Story of the First Family of Bourbon. He is a seventh generation Jim Beam family distiller and has experienced first-hand the history of bourbon whiskey in America. During the Craftsmanship segment, meet Brian Mollohan of Ruby Street Brewing. If you’re a home brewer looking for high-quality stainless steel systems, this is the man you want to talk with. Tune in here.

Join Joy Randel, as she chats with Susan Smith, President and Owner of PetTravel.com. PetTravel.com has provided information and essential products for traveling worldwide with a pet for over 14 years. Additionally, they assist in the transport of unaccompanied pets from the United States or Canada all over the world. Tune in here.

What’s New on BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val JonesOn the new edition of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones, learn why it is essential to practice good hygiene when handling contact lenses and follow your doctor’s instructions for contact lens wearing and replacement schedules. Optometrists Jason Pingel and Christi Closson join Dr. Val to talk about the “dos and don’ts” of soft contact lens wear, including the risks of cleaning your contacts with any kind of water. The doctors also offer pre-Halloween advice to parents or anyone thinking of purchasing or wearing cosmetic lenses without a contact lens examination and prescription. Tune in now.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, visit with The Bachelorette season 6 fan favorite Chris Lambton. He’s also a professional landscaper and the host of Going Yard which just wrapped its first season on HGTV. He’ll be sharing some winter-to-fall gardening tips. During the Craftsmanship segment, meet the Yardbirds co-founder Rich Kolb. He’s based in Kentucky, and makes yard art (including the Junkyard Dogs and Cats line) and functional sculptures out of recycled metals. Tune in here.

In this episode of Launch Talk, hear from Cari Vollmer, The Passion into Profit Mentor. She teaches women entrepreneurs around the world the HOW TO and MAGIC of attracting more clients, money and recognition doing the exact work they are here on earth to do! Tune in here.

What’s New On BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val JonesResearch shows that many contact lens wearers are significantly non-compliant in virtually all active steps involving soft contact lens wear, including hand washing, case hygiene, lens disinfection and following the recommended lens replacement schedule. On the new edition of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones, optometrists Jason Pingel and Christi Closson join Dr. Val to talk about how to get the full benefit of contact lens wear and reduce the chances of developing problems that could have an effect on your vision and the health of your eyes. Tune into the podcast here. In conjunction with the show, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. has developed a new educational resource, Healthy Vision & Contact Lenses, available at www.acuvue.com/press.

Frank Fontana of The Down and DirtyOn Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, tune in to actor/voice artist Doug James. If you’ve been watching Boss on Starz, you know him as the mysterious “Grey Haired Man” who always gets the job done. Also on the show is Souldier founder/president Jen Tabor discussing her awesome guitar straps (and other musical accessories) she makes for artists ranging from Mastodon to the Grateful Dead. Tune in here.

When it comes to incorporating a business, entrepreneurs have many questions they may need help with, but can’t afford to bring an attorney on board. In this show, Nellie Akalp, CEO of CorpNet.com will discuss with Host Tai Goodwin about the top 5 mistakes entrepreneurs make when they incorporate their business and how to avoid them. Tune in here.

BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Jennifer NettlesCatch a very special Where Is My Guru broadcast as they welcome rockstar yogini, Jennifer Nettles.  Nettles is the lead singer of Sugarland and will be joined by her yoga instructor Mary Bruce. Tune in here.

 

Susan HeinAuthor Susan Heim shares 101 newlywed stories of love, laughter, and family from her newly released Chicken Soup for the Soul, Here Comes the Bride, on FMMK Talk Radio. Tune in here.

Justin WilczynskiListen to an interview with Justin Wilczynski from Nick at Nite’s new primetime drama, Hollywood Heights.  Justin is also the lead singer of Bonnie Dune (with Cory Monteith “Finn” from Glee).  Their single, “The Lost EP” now out on iTunes. Tune in here.

FocusMusic has been the focal point of Grammy-award winning producer Focus since his childhood. Focus has produced artists such has Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Pink, Marsha Ambrosius, Busta Rhymes, Jennifer Lopez, The Game and more. Tune in here.

Alan RuckStar of the hit TV show Spin City and hit films such as Speed, Twister and maybe most famously known as Mathew Broderick’s best friend, Cameron Frye in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Alan Ruck is interviewed about what he’s up to these days.  Tune in here.

Russell SimmonsRussell Simmons philanthropist, business mogul and rap music pioneer, who is the Co-Founder of Def Jam Music, creator of Def Comedy and Def Poetry Jam and Founder/CEO of Phat Farm Apparel Line, discusses his global mission with “The Peace Keepers.”  Tune in here.

Denise BrosseauIt’s one thing to be an expert in your field; it’s even better, though, to be recognized as your sector’s undisputed thought leader. The White House has named Denise Brosseau a “Champion of Change”, and she has been a featured speaker at Intuit, Intel, and KPMG events. Tune in here.

Jim KellyFrom a Hall of Fame football career to battling Krabbe disease, a disorder killing children every year, Jim Kelly is still competing at Super Bowl levels. Jim & Jill Kelly join Scott McCausey on Christian Devotions Speak UP to discuss all this and more! Tune in here.

Gloria MayfieldCatch  multi-millionaire strategist, Dr. Gloria Mayfield Banks on air. Gloria has shared her secrets of success on CNN,CNBC, ABC-TV, and has appeared in Fortune, Black Enterprise, Glamour and Working Woman. She will share her advice live on air. Tune in here.

What squandered riches are in the whopping 102 tons of garbage each American produces in a lifetime? Find out with Pulitzer prize-winning author of Garbology, Our Dirty Love Affair With Trash, Edward Humes. Tune in here.

What’s New on BlogTalkRadio’s Featured Stations

Healthy Vision with Dr. Val JonesLabor Day Weekend serves as an important reminder to lather on the sunscreen and make sure the entire family protects their body from the sun’s rays year-round. Most people know that exposure to the sun can damage their skin, but many don’t know the dangers that UV exposure poses to the eyes. Tune into the newest edition of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones as dermatologist and author Jeanine Downie, M.D., and Stephen Cohen, O.D., past president of the Arizona Optometric Association, join Dr. Val to talk about the importance of sun protection and provide tips on keeping eyes and skin healthy year-round.  Tune in here.

Frank Fontana of The Down and Dirty

On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, tune in to comedian Nate Bargatze, featured on Conan multiple times and now on his own edition of Comedy Central Presents. During the Craftsmanship segment, we’re chatting with North County Powder Coating owner Tom Wright. He’s the brains behind the Street Legal Bumper Cars that have been making the email rounds, and he shows them off at various auto shows around the USA. Tune in here.

MashUp RadioMashup Radio interviews Ted Tanner, the CTO of PokitDok, a consumer health and wellness marketplace that guides you through the health purchase decision by uncovering all your options, connecting you to people like you and recommending practitioners, treatments and services that meet your unique needs at the best available cash price. PokitDok includes both conventional and complimentary medicine in a community driven marketplace where consumers and practitioners connect directly for health and wellness services. Tune in here.