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Local Lead Efforts Win Award

Representatives from the Environmental Protection Agency presented the Environmental Justice Achievement Award to the Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning and its five partners.

Childhood Obesity & Helping Veterans

On this week's Need to Know Rochester, the latest on efforts to address childhood obesity in Rochester, and a new outreach program to help veterans get registered for benefits they've earned.

Addressing Childhood Obesity & Helping Veterans

Fri, 07/23/2010 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

The latest on efforts to address childhood obesity in Rochester, and a new outreach program to help veterans get registered for benefits they've earned.

AIDS Symposium Preview

WXXI's Elissa Orlando interviews Dr. Mike Keefer and Jerold Nobel on 1370 Connection's Healthy Friday about an AIDS symposium coming to Rochester.

Radio Lab "Who Are We" on WXXI-AM

Sun, 07/11/2010 - 10:00pm

Radio Lab discusses understanding and trust in relationships.

"Toss the Salt" to Fight High Blood Pressure

Local health officials are urging people to "Toss the Salt" at summer barbecues to reduce sodium intake and risk for high blood pressure.

URMC CEO to Appear on Nationally Televised Health Program

Dr. Brad Berk talks about his spinal injury and rehabilitation experience on an upcoming episode of Second Opinion.

PBS NewsHour Coverage of the Senate Confirmation Hearings

Mon, 06/28/2010 - 12:30pm

Tune in for live coverage of the Senate Confirmation Hearings for Elena Kagan's U.S. Supreme Court nomination.

New Effort to Improve High Blood Pressure Care Locally

People are encouraged to complete an online survey about hypertension to discover if the community is aware of the disease and what it takes to manage it.

Healthy Friday: A Dialogue on Disability Special

Fri, 01/22/2010 - 12:00pm

Host Elissa Orlando invites guests from Rochester Rehabilitation and CP of Rochester to discuss sports, recreation, health and wellness.