Archives: Health Care

Wellness Wednesday: Premature Birth, Cholesterol Meds, Obamacare

At some schools, “C” is considered the gentleman’s grade. But the “C” Ohio got on its March of Dimes report card has implications for ladies, too. This hour we’ll talk more about the Buckeye State’s premature birth rate. Then we’ll get the latest on the controversy over new cholesterol medication guidelines, and what’s new with Obamacare.

Wellness Wednesday: Health Dollars, Binge Drinking, Doc Shortage

Glossy college brochures don’t include info on their binge drinking rates, but the NIH says alcohol abuse on campuses is costing us dollars and lives. We’ll look at how schools are curbing the trend. We’ll also take a look at the power of money to motivate good health habits, and the effect of the doctor shortage on the healthcare mandate.

SPECIAL COVERAGE: Supreme Court Health Care Decision Part 2

This is a special broadcast of All Sides… Ann will provide live coverage of the Supreme Court ruling on constitutionality of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act.

SPECIAL COVERAGE: Supreme Court Health Care Decision Part 1

This is a special broadcast of All Sides… Ann will provide live coverage of the Supreme Court ruling on constitutionality of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act.

US Supreme Court Health Care Reform/Spring Forecast for Birds

The Supreme Court health care hearings are over and we’ll have a decision by June… What do you think will happen to President Obama’s health care law? Then, it’s officially spring, and the sounds of birds can be heard around the state. On the second segment of “All Sides,” we’ll talk about the migration of birds this spring.

Supreme Court Health Care Reform/Role of Community Crime Patrols

First, it’s day three of the Supreme Court’s hearings on Obama’s health care law… We’ll give you an update on the progress of the hearings. Then, the tragedy of Trayvon Martin has focused new attention on community crime patrols and blockwatches. On this hour of “All Sides with Ann Fisher,” we’ll look at blockwatch programs here in Central Ohio.

Supreme Court Health Care Reform/Future of Online Journalism

It’s day two of the Supreme Court arguments on President Obama’s health care law… What happened in the hearings yesterday and what will happen today? Then, the mainstream consumption of news is now online, as was expected… So what does the future look like for the consumption of local news?

The Supreme Court Set to Review Health Care Law

Next week, the U.S. Supreme Court will spend hours in oral arguments to review three questions on Obama’s health care law: Did Congress exceed its constitutional authority? Should the entire law go down? Is it unconstitutional to demand the states pay more into medicaid to expand the program? On this hour of “All Sides,” we’ll talk about the law.

Post-Election Statehouse News Panel

Ohioans have spoken. By striking down Senate Bill 5, Governor Kasich and the Republican party felt a first, momentous defeat. What happens now? This hour we’ll discuss the election results and where Ohio goes from here.

Special Election Program: State Issues 3 & 1

Issue 3 could change the federal health care law for Ohioans. Is that what voters want? Also, state judges could work longer if Issue 1 is passed. What impact could that have? Both issues, one hour on this segment.