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This 13-part series explores successful health models around the state-discussing the positive impact on the lives and health of Kentuckians and showing how others can replicate the models in their communities. The programs are hosted by Dr. Wayne Tuckson, a Louisville surgeon and host of Kentucky Health, and also feature panel discussions by health care profesionals. A KET production.

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Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Learning About Health #113
A round-up of community efforts to improve health literacy among Kentuckians of all ages. Featured projects are Health Access Nurturing Development Services, a voluntary home visitation program for first-time parents based in Lewis County; school health education programs operated by the Lewis County Primary Care Center; the Larue County Coordinated School Health Initiative, which emphasizes fitness and nutrition for children and families; the Living Well Workshops: Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in Louisville; efforts to reach out to Spanish-speaking citizens by Promotores de Salud; the health advocacy services of Kentucky Homeplace; and various programs run by the Council of State Governments.

  • KETKY Thursday, August 27 at 5:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Friday, August 28 at 10:30 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Series Overview #101
An overview of the series and an assessment of Kentuckians' overall state of health. A KET production hosted by Dr. Wayne Tuckson.

  • KETKY Friday, September 4 at 10:30 am EDT
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