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REWIND…Guest Co-Host Joanie Greggains. An Angel Fund. Lynn Ruth Miller Rides Again.

Joanie GreggainsThis week we will rewind to the not-so-distant past, when Shayne was out sunbathing and sitting in for him with Casey was popular Bay Area health and fitness expert Joanie Greggains. Most of you in the San Francisco Bay Area know Joanie as the popular host of The Joanie Greggains Show on KGO Radio for 25 years, the #1 weekend health and fitness show. She is also known for her long-running TV exercise show, Morning Stretch. And now she is under Nurse Talk house arrest and does a weekly feature called “Fit Happens.”

Casey and Joanie visit with RN and CNA Presidents Council Member, Zenei Cortez about the “CNA Nursing Angels Family Fund” established by the California Nurses Association for the victims of the horrible limousine fire that occurred on the San Mateo Bridge here in Northern California. The news of the death of two RNs and three other caregivers in the tragic limousine fire brought deep sadness to everyone. Zenei will talk about the fund and how people can donate. For more information about this topic visit
And Sherry Blackman is an internationally published writer, award-winning poet, and journalist whose work has taken her to 30 countries and has appeared in dozens of national and international publications. Ms. Blackman has written a new book, Call To Witness: One Woman’s Battle with Disability, Discrimination and a Pharmaceutical Powerhouse. The book tells the true story of Jane Gagliardo who in 2002 challenged Big Pharma in a landmark case that forever changed how corporations treat employees with disabilities when she fought her wrongful dismissal due to the challenge of living with multiple sclerosis.

And she’s back! Comedian Lynn Ruth Miller is back with another edition of “In My Day.” She’s a five foot powerhouse. Check it out!

And let us not forget our Lucy and Ethel of all things Medical, Corine Mogenis and Patty Raya with their weekly “Medical Tips You Need To Know.” They’re fun and they give great practical advice.

As always, you can listen to Nurse Talk on Progressive Voices with the TuneIn app, the iHeartRadio app, and iTunes as well as, our flagship station, KNEW 960AM, San Francisco Castle Rock Radio, WHAN 1430AM/102.9 FM in Ashland, Hanover, & Richmond, Virginia and anywhere in between.

And don’t forget…laughter is always the best medicine.

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