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Gabby Hiestand Salgado

Wellness Programming Producer

Gabby Hiestand Salgado is a second year Jesuit Volunteer and is the Wellness Programming Producer. She was raised in Seattle, Washington and went to school at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania where she studied Classical Language and Literature along with Film and Media Studies. She is super excited to be in Bethel and serving at KYUK.

In this episode, Diane and Esther discuss how they are preparing for the current COVID-19 pandemic, and what they are doing from day to day. Esther also discusses what you can do to keep a good mindset.


In this brief introduction, Aiden Keller from YKHC's Tobacco Prevention and Cessation discusses the dangers of smoking and vaping during the coronavirus pandemic.   



This week, state public health nurse Donna Bean sat down wwith KYUK's Krysti Shallenberger to discuss how the organization is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, challenges facing rural Alaska, and recommendations on staying healthy. 



This week, KYUK is joined by YKHC for a round table discussion on what you need to know about the spread of the coronavirus in the Y-K Delta. They discuss the latest information and guidlines from YKHC and the CDC. 



Aiden Keller

In this show we are joined by YKHC Nicotine Dependence Counselor Aiden Keller, Diabetes Outreach Specialist Ray Peterson, and Exercise Physiologist Miles Rice as they discuss staying healthy and active during these long winter months.

In this show, Diane and Esther discuss recovering lost joy. They look at what it means to go to the deeper levels of your emotions, and why it's important to go past the anger and find the reason that you are feeling this pain. 

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