The Health View Season 5

THV Safe Stations One Year Anniversary

In this Episode of The Health View, which took place on November 17, 2017, you will first hear from Mayor Donchess, Congresswoman Annie Kuster and others expressing appreciation for all those involved with the Safe Stations Initiative in this formal part of the City’s Celebration. You will then learn more in The Health View’s followup show regarding about how the Opioid Crisis has impacted Nashua and what has been accomplished in the one year that the Safe Station Initiative began to help those who want to seek to recover from addiction.

The Health View – WSMN 1590 -The Importance of Community Radio – S5 – Ep. 14

In this Episode of The Health View, Host, Yvonne Dunetz and Guests, George Russell and Bob Bartis talk about WSMN 1590, its history, the importance of community radio, programming, and its exciting future which includes the new facility, the five new cameras, live music, open mike night, a variety of programming and more.

The Health View – Pediatric Dentistry – S5 – Ep. 13

In this Episode of The Health View, Host Yvonne Dunetz, and Guest, Dr. Jims McAveeney, discuss Pediatric Dentistry and the most important information parents need to know. Learn: When and at what age should a child go to a Pediatric Dentist, how to find a Pediatric Dentist, the priorities of Pediatric Dentistry, the importance of prevention, brushing teeth with a small soft brush at an earlier age or placing a small finger in a wash cloth and cleaning the teeth, how often to brush teeth, when your home what to do and when you are not at home, the importance of nighttime brushing, when to use toothpaste and a toothpaste that contains flouride. Watch snacking, limit sugar and sweets, focus on fruits, vegetables, and other healthy foods. In addition learn what causes cavities and how acids cause breakdowns in teeth, the importance of brushing, flossing, rinsing the mouth out, getting saliva moving around in the mouth, and removing the bacteria. How the use of a power tooth brush does a better job brushing teeth and when to start using them and the difference they make it. How to help to brush your children’s teeth, being a role model as a parent by taking care of your teeth. Letting your children watch you floss and brush your teeth. How soon children get cavities. What to do instead of putting a child to bed with a bottle in their mouth. What to do if your children are teething and in pain. What to do if a child has an accident that involves their teeth. How to take care of your teeth through childhood and up through adulthood. What is plaque, when are children’s teeth xrayed, when it is determined that a child will need orthodontics, how to take care of braces, the growth and development of children and more. For additional information go to the website of: The American Academy of Pediatric Dentist and the American Dental Association.

The Health View – My Brothers Keeper – S5 – Ep. 12

In this Episode of The Health View, Host, Yvonne Dunetz, discusses with Guests: Kim Kleiner, Chief of Staff for Mayor James Donchess, City of Nashua, NH, Barbara Costa, Arlington Street Community Center and Lamprey Health Care, and Deputy Chief of Police Operations, Michael Carignan, about My Brother’s Keeper and the priorities identified by the City of Nashua, and how the City collaborated and worked together to meet the needs of the community by developing the Arlington Community Center and providing resources and programs on – site.

The Health View – In An Emergency What You Need To Know And Do – S5 -Ep.10

In this Epsiode of The Health View host Yvonne Dunetz, MSW, interviews Ed Lecius, Nashua New Hampshire Police Department, Community Policing Coordinator. Learn what you need to be aware of, know and do, for your personal safety, the safety of your loved ones, the safety of your business, and the safety of your community and more.

The Health View – The Importance of Fire Safety – S5 – Ep. 9

In this Episode of The Health View, Host Yvonne Dunetz discusses with Nashua Fire Marshal Adam Pouliot, Fire Safety and the most important information you need to know to protect your family, business, schools, and your community. Homeowner, Landlord, School and Business responsibilites, situational awareness in public and home settings if a fire should occur, seasonal precautions, chemical fires, stop, drop and roll if you are on fire and what to do if there is a fire, vehicle fires and more. For more information go to: www.NFP.org

The Health View – Why Have A Funeral – S5 – Ep. 8

In this Episode of The Health View, Host, Yvonne Dunetz, discusses with Guests: Andrew Hall and Alicia Applebee, a purposeful opportunity of honoring a life lived, as they answer the question why have a funeral and what preparations are needed, the most important questions to ask a Funeral Home, costs, cremation and casket burials, cemeteries, green burials, the importance of having a discussion with your loved ones as to your wishes, and more.

The Health View – School Gardens – S5 – Ep.7

In this Episode of The Health View, host Yvonne Dunetz and Guests Andrew Morin and Christopher Hudon discuss School Gardens and the Healthy Eating Initiative and how it is bringing healthy food into schools. New Growing Season begins in January. Starting from March to August volunteers are needed. Go to: www.ReGenerative Roots.org to learn more and how you can get involved.

The Health View – Mosquitos, West Nile Virus and Triple E Prevention – S5 – Ep 6

In this Episode of The Health View, Host, Yvonne Dunetz and Guest, Heidi Peek-Kukulka discuss Mosquitos, the West Nile Virus and Triple E Prevention. Learn how Mosquitos carry the West Nile Virus, symptoms to be aware of, other diseases, shifting weather patterns, travelers needing to take safe precautions, things that we can do for Mosquitos in New England and what we need to do when we travel, being mindful of activities from dusk to dawn, preventative measures, using Insect Repellants safely, removing standing water, protecting your home, and more.

The Performing Arts Center – History, Facts and Referendum Details

In this Episode of The Health View, host, Yvonne Dunetz, discusses with guest James Vayo, City of Nashua, Downtown Specialist – from the Economic Development Department about the upcoming Referendum to be voted on during Election Day on November 7th, 2017. History, Facts about the Performing Arts Center Project, details regarding the Referendum, the impact on taxes, the Endowment, operations and management, the impact on the City of Nashua, the Performing Arts Feasibility Study, Pros and Cons, the use of Flex Space, Walk Score, and more helpful and important information to know before you vote on November 7, 2017.

The Health View – Choosing A Final Resting Place – S5 – Ep. 5

In this Episode of The Health View host Yvonne Dunetz discusses with her guest Jeffrey Snow, the Superintendent of Nashua, NH Cemeteries, the history of cemeteries in Southern New Hampshire, how to choose a cemetery, funeral arrangements, how to purchase a cemetery plot, what perpetual care includes, the differences between casket burial and cremation burial, what kind of a stone for memorial, costs, prearrangements, and more.

The Health View – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – S5-Ep.4

In this Episode of The Health View, host Yvonne Dunetz discusses with guests Camille and Sherri Sarrouf, and Tracey Sukduang and Jordyn Boucher, about St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, the difference that it makes in research in finding cures and in the care of children and their families nationally and internationally.

The Health View – Preparing A Written Emergency Plan – S5-Ep3

In this Episode of The Health View, host Yvonne Dunetz discusses with Guest, Chelsea St. George, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, the importance of preparing a written Emegency Plan. Learn what information to include in your plan, the importance of updating your plan, keeping copies of your plan, templates that are available for free, making an emergency kit, the importance of staying informed, registering for Code Red, practicing what to do in an emergency, and more.

The Health View – Global Response Program – S5- Ep.2

In this Episode of The Health View, host and producer, Yvonne Dunetz, discusses with Clinical Director, Robert Sibley, the Mobile Crisis Response Team. A team that includes a clinician and peer support workers and advocates that provides 24 hour /7 days a week care for persons in a mental health crisis. Learn how these services can help individuals, families and other community organizations and community service providers. In addition understand how to use 211 to help you get connected with services that you may need and other outlets for safety.

The Health View – Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection – S5 – Ep.1

In this Episode of The Health View you will learn about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infection, what it is, what cancers are caused by it, how common the infections are, and how HPV affects men and women, and the protection that can be taken for our children.