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life saving gift

A Life Saving Gift

I recently listened to an episode from one of my favorite podcasts – Radiolab. The episode is titled: Match Made in Marrow. It is an amazing and inspiring story about selflessness, altruism, science, religion...

Fighting insomnia

Fighting Insomnia with Podcasts

Problems falling asleep and staying asleep affect many people including me. Here’s some data that puts it into perspective. Number of people in the U.S. who have a chronic sleep disorder 40 Million Estimated...

Is Healthcare a Right or a Privilege?

It seems as if there is a new twist to the ongoing story of healthcare reform every day. One of the drivers of reform is whether access to healthcare is a right or a...

Ashton Applewhite

RJ 030 Anti-ageism Activist Ashton Applewhite

Ageism is the one “ism” that doesn’t discriminate based on race, gender or socio-economic status. And it is the one “ism” that harms all of us. Anti-ageism advocate Ashton Applewhite says can we improve...