Fracking! How much do you know? RN and University of San Francisco Professor of Public Health Barbara Sattler

One University of San Francisco Nurse’s War on Fracking: A Struggle for Public Health. USF’s Barbara Sattler is at the forefront of a growing national movement to shine a public light on the controversial method of hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, and its adverse health risks. Barbara joins Casey & Shayne on Nurse Talk this[Read more]

On Pluto: Greg O’Brien – Alzheimers

If you're trying to understand what if feels like to live with Alzheimer's..then Award Winning Author Greg O'Brien's book, "On Pluto" is the book to read. "The book glows with honesty, intelligence and compassion, and, given the subject, is a suprisingly spirit renewing book." Anne D. LeClaire, author of "Listening Below the Noise". https://soundcl[Read more]

The Baby Whisperer is here and parents you don’t want to miss what she has to say.

Every new parent has been there—sleep deprived, exhausted, and pacing the floor at 3:00 a.m. with an irritable baby who is having difficulty calming down and going back to sleep. In Secrets of a Baby Nurse, a medical professional relies on scientific research, personal study, and a lifelong adoration of babies to provide parents with valuable tip[Read more]

Bionic Pancreas is in the works…

Ten percent of Americans are living with Diabetes. Over 1 million have Type 1. Although a cure is being worked on, recent trials for a Bionic Pancreas are in the works and advancing. Dr. Steven J. Russell is leading those trials through Massachusetts General. Bay Area reporter Jeannie Lynch spoke with Dr. Russell about this promising device. Liste[Read more]

Kaiser RN’s Talk

How can listeners help support those who take care of them in their time of need? Let Kaiser know it is not ok to cut direct patient care. Call, email, write in support of your nurses!

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