Health News

Connie Kerrigan - Suicide Prevention

Connie Kerrigan, Director of Outreach at Parkview Behavioral Health discusses signs and causes that might trigger thoughts of suicide. Suicide is on the rise in the U.S. In order to combat…

Bobby Schuller - “You Are Beloved”

Lead Pastor of Shepherd's Grove Church, Orange County, CA., Host of Hour of Power, and author, Bobby Schuller talks about his recently published book, "You Are Beloved."  Bobby encourages…

Matt Konow - Child Anxiety

Executive Director of Cross Connections Counseling, Matt Konow, encourages parents to recognize that anxiety in children as well as in adults is a natural biological response to stress.…

Sherri Lynn - I Want to Punch You in the Face But I Love Jesus: The Ultimate PMS Companion Book

PMS is a real medical issue and not something to be taken lightly. Sherri Lynn, Producer of The Brant Hansen Show, has written a book that addresses the reality of PMS. Titled, "I Want to…

Sarah Brady - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Sarah Brady, a Nurse Practitioner at Parkview says that knowing your body is key to breast cancer awareness. She encourages listeners not to be…

Adrianne Kartholl - Healthy packed lunches and snacks for kids - back to school

As parents and children prepare for the start of a new school year, there are a lot of things to consider. Adrianne Kartholl, Clinical Nutrition Specialist at Parkview Health doesn't want…

Tahni Cullen - Josiah’s Fire

Life was full for Tahni Cullen and her husband as they enjoyed life with their first born son, Josiah. It wasn't until Josiah turned 2, that their lives seemed hopeless when Josiah was…

Judge Charles Pratt - Great Kids 29th Annual Conference on Youth

The Honorable Judge Charles Pratt of the Allen County Superior Court shares about the "Great Kids 29th Annual Conference on Youth", to be held at the Memorial Coliseum on Thursday, Oct. 4…

Jen Robb - Cars and Caring Fair

Southwest Lutheran Church and Cross Connections Counseling are teaming up to put on a free family-friendly community event, "Cars and Caring Car Show and Mental Health Fair."  Jen Robb,…

Jo Faulkner -A Hope Center Banquet

Executive Director of A Hope Center, Jo Faulkner informs listeners about the ministry's upcoming annual fundraiser banquet to be held on Tuesday, April 24 at the Allen County War Memorial…

Marian Jordan Ellis - “Stand: Rising Up Against Darkness, Temptation, and Persecution”

When faced with personal trials and a difficult world, it can be hard to stay strong in our faith. Author, Speaker, and Founder of Redeemed Girl Ministries, Marian Jordan Ellis, shares…

Eldon Solomon - The Journey Home

Executive Director of The Journey Home, Winchester, IN., Eldon Solomon, shares about the mission of The Journey Home which is a transitional home for homeless vets. The goal of The Journey…

Stefani Davis - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Stefani Davis, Nurse Practitioner at Parkview Cancer Institute, informs listeners on the importance of being pro-active in taking care of one's body to minimize the chances of getting breast…

David Dean - Laugh All Night, Greenville, Ohio

Comedian David Dean will be bringing his show, "Laugh All Night", to Greenville, Ohio on Sunday, October 15. This free event will take place at Memorial Hall in Greenville. The show begins at…

Susie Cisney - Children’s Immunization

Vaccines protect against several serious and potentially life threatening diseases. Susie Cisney, Director of Clinical Services at Allen County Department of Health, discusses why it is…

Lisa Hollister - Bike Safety

Warm weather brings bicyclist out on the road. Both bike riders and car drivers need to take preventitive measures to alleviate bike accidents. Lisa Hollister, Director of Trauma and Acute…

Dr. Ahad Sadiq - Immunotherapy to Combat Lung Cancer

Dr. Ahad Sadiq, Oncologist with Fort Wayne Oncology and Hematology, has done research on how our body's immune system can fight cancer with a focus on the power of our immune system to fight…

Mark Moore - “A Stroke of Faith”

As a successful businessman, father, and husband, Author, Mark Moore, thought he was in control of his life. After 2 near fatal strokes in May 2007, at age 46, Mark realized he was not in…

Run Honors Fathers And Community

“Encouraging” was a word many race participants used in describing their dads, and, sometimes, their grandfathers. William Harris, 79, of Fort Wayne, spoke of his father's extraordinary…

Dr. Trina Chapman-Smith- St. Martin’s Healthcare Clinic

Dr. Trina Chapman-Smith talks with us today about St. Martin's Healthcare Clinic located in Garrett, IN. St. Martin's Heathcare Clinic provides quality medical and dental care for acute and…

Fort Wayne Girl Scout Awarded For Saving Mom’s Life

One day in May 2016, Morgan was home with her mother, Katie Bracht, when Katie Bracht became unresponsive. A diabetic, Katie Bracht’s blood sugar level had become dangerously low. Morgan, a…

Mark Deister - Heart Ball Survivor

Local business owner and stroke survivor,  Mark Deister, shares his story of his recent stroke and the importance of recognizing stroke symptoms. Mark woke up in late November 2016 and was…

Mark Deister - Heart Ball Survivor

Local business owner and stroke survivor,  Mark Deister, shares his story of his recent stroke and the importance of recognizing stroke symptoms. Mark woke up in late November 2016 and was…

New Program Works to Improve Kids’ Lives

Whether the needs to be met involve education, medical or mental treatment or help with nutrition and housing, “I think what we're seeing is that Allen County has the resources, but we are…

Richmond 10-Year-Old Helps Others with Diabetes

Avery is a 10-year-old in Richmond who was diagnosed a year ago with Type 1 Diabetes. She has learned a lot in the last year about overcoming the challenges of this disease and wants to help…