Ivonne Rodriguez: September 17, 2018

PUERTO RICO: ONE YEAR AFTER HURRICANE MARIA THE ISLAND HAS COME A LONG WAY SINCE LAST YEAR’S DEVASTATION, BUT MUCH REMAINS TO BE DONE   Thomas Tighe President and CEO of Direct Relief After churning a devastating path across the Caribbean, Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico almost a year ago. The storm left many without power […]

Amanda (Mandy) Hale: September 12, 2018

Helping Kidney Dialysis Patients Prepare for Hurricane Florence Patients on Dialysis Require Life-Sustaining Treatment 3X Per Week for 4 hours Per Day Thousands of patients in hundreds of clinics will be impacted   Amanda (Mandy) Hale Vice President of Nursing at DaVita Kidney Care   With Hurricane Florence threatening the Eastern seaboard, DaVita Kidney Care […]

Lt. Gen.Mike Linnington: September 11, 2018

WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT MARKS 15 YEARS WITH SOLDIER RIDE ACROSS AMERICA  SINCE 2003, WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT HAS BEEN A TIRELESS ADVOCATE FOR OUR NATION’S FINEST, IMPROVING THE LIVES OF OVER HALF A MILLION WARRIORS AND THEIR FAMILIES Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Mike Linnington Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) John Fernandez U.S. Army wounded […]

Bill Krouse & Michael Sheeds: September 10, 2018

FROM SACRAMENTO TO SCRANTON THEY’RE IN IT FOR THE LONG HAUL September 9-15 is National Truck Driver Appreciation Week How Do Truck Drivers Deliver the Economy and Improve Lives in YOUR State?  America’s Road Team Captains Alphonso Lewis, Russ Simpson Share the Road Professional Truck Driver Don Logan Share the Road Professional Truck Driver Bill Krouse   […]

Eric Fuller: September 10, 2018

TRUCKER SHORTAGE: HOW WILL IT AFFECT AMERICAN CONSUMERS?  ADDRESSING CRITICAL NEED FOR NEW DRIVERS,   U.S. XPRESS WILL PAY FULL TUITION FOR DRIVERS AND THEIR DEPENDENTS Eric Fuller President and CEO, U.S. Xpress, the 5th largest trucking company in the country   With record low unemployment, the US trucking industry is facing a critical shortage of drivers. […]

Amy Hennessy: September 6, 2018

CHILDREN COVERED BY HEALTH INSURANCE ARE READY FOR SCHOOL YEAR ACTIVITIES MEDICAID AND CHIP HELP ELIGIBLE CHILDREN OBTAIN COVERAGE YEAR-ROUND Amy Hennessy Senior Advisor for the Consortium for Medicaid and Children’s Health Operations Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services     There is a strong connection between academic performance and a student’s health. According to the […]

Dr. Danesh Alam: August 30, 2018

IS FEAR OF OPIOID WITHDRAWAL ADDING TO THE CRISIS?  Learn the Latest Statistics and How the Medical Community is Working to Address Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome September is National Recovery Month, Sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)   DR. DANESH A. ALAM, MBBS Health System Clinician of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg […]

Brian Babka, MD: August 29, 2018

GET YOUR HEAD IN THE GAME WHEN IT COMES TO BACK TO SCHOOL SPORTS SAFETY CONCUSSIONS AND OTHER SPORTS INJURIES ON THE RISE: HOW TO PREVENT AND RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS AND NEW TREATMENT PLANS       Brian Babka, MD Sports medicine, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital   According to the National SAFE KIDS Campaign, […]

Dr. Jennifer Rasmussen-Winkler, Melissa Berg & Tony Palamidessi: August 23, 2018

When it Comes to Surviving a Stroke, It’s OK to Overreact. Learn to Identify the 10 Signs of a Stroke   Mother & Son Share Personal Story of Out-of-Character Behavior that Lead to Shocking Realization   Melissa Berg, stroke survivor, suffered an acute ischemic stroke Tony Palamidessi, Melissa’s Son Jennifer Rasmussen-Winkler, MD, Vascular Neurologist   Are your […]

Jennifer Ryan Crozier & Mimi Corcoran: August 16, 2018

INNOVATIONS HELPING TEACHERS REACH STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM U.S. TEACHERS OVER-EXTENDED; FIND OUT HOW TECHNOLOGY IS HELPING EDUCATORS MAKE MORE TIME FOR STUDENTS DESPITE LIMITED TIME AND GROWING DEMANDS   Jennifer Ryan Crozier, President, IBM Foundation Mimi Corcoran, President & CEO, National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD)   As the back to school season kicks […]