July 3, 2014

This week’s Healthstyles program on WBAI (99.5 FM) features Health News about a New York City Department of Health Advisory on preventing heat-related injuries and deaths; booking online appointments for some hospital Emergency Rooms; and an outbreak of Ebola virus in West African countries that is setting a record as the largest and deadliest. Host Diana Mason then talks with Healthstyles producer and host Barbara Glickstein about the Supreme Court decision on Hobby Lobby and its ruling that eliminates buffer zones around clinics that provide abortion services. Finally, nurse and four-time cancer survivor Helene Neville talks about the third leg of her world-record run around the perimeter of the continental United States. To listen to the program, click here:

Healthstyles is sponsored by the Center for Health, Media & Policy at Hunter College, City University of New York.