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Wellness Wednesday

Wednesdays at 10:00am
  • Hosted by YKHC Tobacco Prevention and Cessation, YKHC Diabetes Prevention and Control, Public Health Nursing, Tundra Women’s Coalition
  • Local Host Gabby Salgado

Wellness Wednesday is a talkshow about health and wellness throughout the YK delta featuring healthcare providers from Bethel and the YK region. Airing at 10:00 am every Wednesday with hosts from YKHC Tobacco Prevention and Cessation, YKHC Diabetes Prevention and Control, Public Health Nurisng, and Tundra Womens Coalition. 

In this show we are joined by Ray Peterson and Luke Malik as they discuss the roles of pharmacists and medication in the treatment of diabetes.


In this show we are joined by Melanie Roland and Ray Peterson as they discuss the effect that tobacco has on someone with diabetes.


In this show we are joined by Annie Mae Lee and Maya Morris as they discuss the effects trauma has on a child when it comes to domestic violence and sexual assault. 


In this show we are joined by Donna Bean, Marylin Pierce-Bulger, and Elizabeth Joseph as they discuss Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness month and the effects that drinking while pregnant can have on a child. 


In this show we are joined by Ray Peterson and Keith Brannen as they discuss diabetes prevention and control, along with dental and oral hygene.


In this show we are joined by Melanie Roland, Victoria Galanopoulos, and Henry George as they discuss withdrawal awareness, and the work done at YKHC to help those who are struggling with nicotine addiction. 


Gabby Salgado / Tundra Women's Coalition

In this show we are joined by Eileen Arnold, Annie Mae Lee, and Marilla Handely as they discuss the programs and work done at Tundra Women's Coalition. 


Gabby Salgado / Alaskan Department of Health and Social Services

In this show we are joined by Donna Bean from Public Health Nursing to discuss the importance of vaccinations as we begin a new school year. 


In this show we hear from host Ray Peterson as he discusses diabetes prevention in the Y-K Delta with Jeremiah Britton from YKHC and Trina Stewart from Campfire Alaska in Anchorage.