September marks the start of a new school year and while it’s important to stock up on new school supplies and meet your child’s teachers, it’s also essential to add scheduling annual eye exams to your list. According to the American Optometric Association (AOA), one-in-four school-aged children suffer from an undetected or untreated vision problem. While most school vision screenings can catch some types of vision problems, they do have their limitations. Tune into Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones to listen to AOA president Dori Carlson, O.D., optometrist and researcher Jeffrey Walline, O.D. and Clinical Psychology Professor Mitchell Prinstein, Ph.D., talk about how early identification of vision problems and different types of vision correction can impact a child’s self esteem, confidence and performance. Tune in here.
On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, tune in to legendary comedian and the Late Show with David Letterman warmup act Eddie Brill. He’s hitting some clubs around the country now, and will share some of his unique takes on life with us today. During the Craftsmanship segment, hear from Paula Calvert from the Bailey Hat Company. They made their mark in the classic Hollywood scene, and now fall under the Bollman Hat Company corporate umbrella — which makes cool headwear for any occasion you can think of. Tune in here.
Deepak Chopra welcomes Dr Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world’s most innovative scientists and author of Science Set Free, a book that illustrates that science is being constricted by assumptions that have hardened into dogmas, which are not only limiting, but dangerous for the future of humanity. This book has ignited debates that are spreading through scientific, religious, skeptical, conservative, and liberal circles in Britain, Ireland and continental Europe. Tune in here.
Labor 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.
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 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.
Most people know that exposure to the sun can damage their skin, but what about their eyes? On the new edition of Healthy VisionTM with Dr. Val Jones, 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 to importance of sun protection and provide tips on keeping eyes and skin healthy year round. Tune in here.
On Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, meet acclaimed comedian Kyle Kinane of the TBS Just For Laughs Chicago Festival this week. Also on the show is Range, Inc. founder Kari Underly, a third-generation meat cutter. They’ll be talking playoffs with resident sports correspondent Bo Balogun and Nutmeg & Company blogger, Meg Thorne will be sharing a DIY Disaster story. Tune in here
Join Power Your Life Talk Radio on the Women’s Business Talk Radio Network for an interview with Jerome Chazen, a founder & former chairman of Liz Claiborne, Inc. and author of My Life at Liz Claiborne: How We Broke the Rules and Built the Largest Fashion Company in the World. Also on the program, Victoria Seitz, Ph.D, an internationally recognized speaker, author and consultant, with over 30 years of experience in fashion and marketing. Tune in here.jim
50 million Americans suffer from allergies and nearly 50 percent of individuals with seasonal and indoor allergies also experience some degree of eye symptoms. Top authority on eye allergies, optometrist Paul Karpecki, joins Dr. Val to talk about how to identify, treat and manage eye symptoms from seasonal, indoor and pet allergies. Tune into Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones to learn about preventative and management measures you can take to minimize frustrating allergy symptoms. Tune in here.
In honor of Zombie Awareness Month, Emily Kinney of The Walking Dead on AMC and Zombie Research Society founder Matt Mogk will be making a visit to Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana. During the Craftsmanship segment, Sarah & Joseph Belknap of the iamhome art studio will stop by. They specialize in quirky and cool items for the home… including the original chalkboard skull creations, as well as their new line of trophies. Tune in here.
Join MashUp Radio as they interview the founders of TripIt, an innovative new trip planning site. With summer coming, many people are turning to the Internet to book their travel and TripIt hopes to help vacationers do just that. Founded in 2006 by frustrated travelers, TripIt is designed to make it easy to manage all components of a trip by organizing trip details into one master online itinerary. Tune in here to learn more about it.
How do digital devices like cell phones, tablets and computer screens affect our visual health? Optometrist and author Dr. Jeffery Anshel appears on the new episode of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones to explain how these devices affect our eyes and what we can do to help prevent or reduce the development of vision-related problems when using them. He also identifies some of the common problems he sees in how computer work stations are set up and offers advice on what we can do to minimize or prevent eye strain discomfort and fatigue from computer or small device use. Tune in Here.
On the latest edition of The Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, Frank welcomes comedian Pat McGann in the studio. He works all around the country at clubs, colleges, corporate events, casinos, and is also the creator of The Chicago Stand-Up Project. In the Craftsmanship segment, Frank welcomes potter Nancy Gardner to the show to discuss the process of making her awesome home creations. Tune in Here.
Deepak Chopra welcomes Jennifer Buffet to his Keys to Success segment. She is Co-Chair and President of the New York based NoVo Foundation, a philanthropic organization focused primarily on the empowerment of women and girls. She is responsible for the strategic direction of NoVo and chairs its Grants Committee. She shares leadership of the foundation with her husband, composer and producer Peter Buffett. Tune in Here.
According to a nationwide survey, nearly one of every three drivers on the road say they have difficulty seeing all or most of the time while driving in the dark. On the new edition of Healthy Vision™ with Dr. Val Jones, optometrist Dr. Cristina Schnider joins Dr. Val to talk about some difficulties of night driving and tips on how to keep you and your family safe in the car. Also, John Ulczycki of the National Safety Council provides helpful advice for parents on how to help their teens become better night time drivers. Tune in now to the new episode, Driving In The Dark.
Deepak Chopra Radio this week welcomes leading international executive, writer, and keynote speaker for over 25 years, Rinaldo Brutoco. He uniquely combines theory and practice to assist executives and organizations in adapting to change with breakthrough ideas. In this engaging episode, the two discuss Occupy Wall Street from a micro and macro economic perspective.
On the most recent edition of The Down and Dirty with Frank Fontana, Frank welcomes Maddox, the founder of The Best Page in the Universe or from his book The Alphabet of Manliness. Frank will catch up with him on these projects and talk about his latest on called I Am Better Than Your Kids. Tune in here.