Focus on Health

Various health topics are discussed on this show produced by Belmont Health Collaborative.

Most Recent Episode Focus on Health: Teen Suicide

Lisa Gibalerio speaks with Diane Moran from Grief Education Resources about teen suicide.

Episodes

Focus on Health: Teen Suicide

Lisa Gibalerio speaks with Diane Moran from Grief Education Resources about teen suicide.

Focus on Health: Exploring Eye Health

Lisa Gibalerio speaks with eye health and eye care with Dr. Linda Bennett and Dr. Rebecca Maida of Bennett Family Eye Care. Recorded on 10/13/16.

Focus on Health: Belmont Police: A Community Resource

Lisa Gibalerio, of Belmont Health Collaborative, interviews three Belmont
Police Officers to better understand their important roles in our community.
Each of these Officers serves as a vital community resource and are available to residents. Learn about the meaningful work these officers are doing, on a daily basis. Interviewed are: Lt. Kristin Daley, Mental Health Outreach Coordinator; Officer Michael Horan, DARE Officer at Chenery Middle School; Officer Melissa O'Connor, School Resource Officer (SRO) at Belmont High School. Taped on 5/20/16.

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Focus on Health: 12-10-15

A panel discussion exploring the issues related to the opioid epidemic, including how this epidemic came about, how to talk to teens about this issue, and treatment options.

Focus on Health: 12-10-15

A panel discussion exploring the issues related to the opioid epidemic, including how this epidemic came about, how to talk to teens about this issue, and treatment options.

Focus on Health: Exploring Vaccines

Lisa Gibalerio talks about vaccines and why we need them with Mary Conant-Cantor, Director of Nursing at Belmont Public Schools.

Focus on Health: Exploring Vaccines

Lisa Gibalerio talks about vaccines and why we need them with Mary Conant-Cantor, Director of Nursing at Belmont Public Schools.

Focus on Health: 10-1-14

Erin McNeill, President of Media Literacy Now, discusses media impact on health. She shows examples of images from the media that are potentially unhealthy to children and discusses ways parents can limit their children's exposure to media.

Focus on Health: 12-4-14

Stacey Hammerlind interviews Gwen Morgan author of the What If...Workbook, which is a guide for preparing for unexpected life changes.

Focus on Health: 12-11-14

Stacey Hammerlind discusses death education with Diane Moran, Director of the National Center for Death Education.

Focus on Health: Panel Discussion on Grief: 12/11/14

Panel discussion on grief, loss, recovery and hope. Produced by Belmont Health Collaborative.

Focus on Health: Green Burial

A discussion on green burial. Panelists include Raya Gildor, President of Funeral Consumers Alliance; Heather Massey of National Home Funeral Alliance; Judith Lorei, Co-Chair of the Green Burial Committee in Western Mass; and Ruth Faas of Mourning Dove Studio.

Focus on Health: Green Burial

A discussion on green burial. Panelists include Raya Gildor, President of Funeral Consumers Alliance; Heather Massey of National Home Funeral Alliance; Judith Lorei, Co-Chair of the Green Burial Committee in Western Mass; and Ruth Faas of Mourning Dove Studio.

Focus on Health: Panel Discussion on Grief: 12/11/14

Panel discussion on grief, loss, recovery and hope. Produced by Belmont Health Collaborative.

Focus on Health: 12-11-14

Stacey Hammerlind discusses death education with Diane Moran, Director of the National Center for Death Education.

Focus on Health: 12-4-14

Stacey Hammerlind interviews Gwen Morgan author of the What If...Workbook, which is a guide for preparing for unexpected life changes.

Focus on Health: 10-1-14

Erin McNeill, President of Media Literacy Now, discusses media impact on health. She shows examples of images from the media that are potentially unhealthy to children and discusses ways parents can limit their children's exposure to media.