Health Connections

KRCB's Health Connections series


El Grupo de Padres de Roseland
Roseland está situado en el corazón de Santa Rosa, California. Es una comunidad con energía vibrante, donde los residentes luchan económicamente para mantener a sus familias. El grupo de padres de Roseland entiende que el lugar donde vivimos es importante, y están trabajando para hacer cambios posit...
Construyendo una Cultura de Salud
(Learning Video in Spanish) The United States spends more on healthcare than any other nation on the planet, yet we have some of the worst outcomes in the developed world. Why is this? North Bay health and education experts are working together with neighborhood groups and government in order find s...
(Full length TV program - episode 105) KRCB explores how children who receive quality early childhood education are more likely to graduate from high school and attend college. They have higher earning potential over a lifetime and experience better health. These kids grow up to contribute to the ec...
Finding Solutions to Homelessness: Bridging the Disconnect between Service Providers and the Business Community
In Guerneville, California, the banks of the Russian River have become a gathering place for those facing homelessness. The homeless population in Guerneville is four times the per capita rate of San Francisco, and three times the national average. A winter shelter program exists at the local Vetera...
When you think of health, housing may not be the first thing that jumps to mind. But where you live may actually determine a number of health outcomes. We explore the issue in the Roseland neighborhood of Santa Rosa. This project is supported by a grant from the USC- Annenberg Center for Health Jour...
Health Connections Special: ACEs - Adverse Childhood Experiences
In this Health Connections Special, we explore the Adverse Childhood Experience Study, or ACE Study. The ACE Study found that the more adversity and trauma someone experienced as a child, the higher their risk of negative health outcomes as an adult—like diabetes, heart disease, or depression. We’ll...

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