health forum http://wrvo.org en Creating healthy habits for children http://wrvo.org/post/creating-healthy-habits-children <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Everyone from doctors to educators to first lady Michelle Obama seems to be concerned about the nutrition and physical activity children in this country are getting. A recent </span>WRVO<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> community health forum asked a panel of regional experts about what is being done and what should be done to improve the diet and fitness of the children in central and northern New York.</span></p><p>A startling statistic captures why there is such concern across the country about childhood obesity rates.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:01:00 +0000 Catherine Loper 57258 at http://wrvo.org Creating healthy habits for children Health forum: childhood nutrition and physical fitness http://wrvo.org/post/health-forum-childhood-nutrition-and-physical-fitness <p></p><p><strong>This forum will air on Sunday, June 15 at 7 p.m. on WRVO. Listen locally <a href="http://wrvo.org/about-wrvo-public-media">on your radio</a>, <a href="http://wrvo.org/mobile-streaming">on your smart phone or tablet device</a>, or <a href="http://wrvo.org/player">online</a>.</strong></p><p>Keeping children healthy sounds like it's something that should be everyone's goal but <em>how</em> to keep America's youth healthy can be very controversial.</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 21:12:54 +0000 WRVO 56821 at http://wrvo.org Health forum: childhood nutrition and physical fitness On air: Mental health care in upstate New York http://wrvo.org/post/air-mental-health-care-upstate-new-york <p><strong>This health forum broadcast on WRVO Sunday, May 4 at 7:00 p.m.</strong></p><p></p><p>The forum explored the current situation for mental health care particularly in upstate New York. What impact does the state government, federal programs like the Affordable Care Act, and non-profits have on mental health care in the community. We discuss the needs and future of mental health care in the region – and how government funding and the social, demographic and economic situation are changing both.</p><p></p><p><strong>Panelists:</strong></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 20:48:29 +0000 Catherine Loper 55315 at http://wrvo.org On air: Mental health care in upstate New York On air: health care for veterans & the military http://wrvo.org/post/air-health-care-veterans-military <p><strong>This health forum broadcast on WRVO Sunday, November 17 at 7 p.m.</strong></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 17:20:27 +0000 Catherine Loper 44276 at http://wrvo.org On air: health care for veterans & the military How New Yorkers will fare under the Affordable Care Act http://wrvo.org/post/how-new-yorkers-will-fare-under-affordable-care-act <p></p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:02:59 +0000 Catherine Loper 40966 at http://wrvo.org Health forum: government funding of health care in upstate New York http://wrvo.org/post/health-forum-government-funding-health-care-upstate-new-york <p><strong>Join us for the first in a series of community forums on health care.</strong></p> Fri, 31 May 2013 18:53:14 +0000 Catherine Loper 38772 at http://wrvo.org Health forum: government funding of health care in upstate New York