Take Charge of Your Life

Bedtime Tails on Take Charge of Your Life

Nov 27, 2012

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with author Susan Master, and illustrator Ann Cross about their book Bedtime Tails, which was written help children seek a restful night’s sleep. 

On tonight’s program, host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Bruce Ellsweig, Medical Director of Lehigh Valley Health Network Hospice about caring for veterans living with complex and life changing issues.

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Eva Grayzel, author of the Talk4Hope Family book series. Eva wrote the books to help children understand cancer, learn skills to deal with their fears and communicate their feelings with family members

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Darren Traub, cardiologist at St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem, specializing in arrhythmia and electrophysiology about ways to stay heart healthy.

Susan's Undoing Featured on Take Charge of Your Life

Sep 14, 2012

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with  Jennifer Sinclair, program director at the cancer support community in Bethlehem and Susan Chase, an actress playwright, dancer, director and star of  Susan’s Undoing;  a one woman theatrical production that chronicles her experiences as a cancer survivor.

Author Randi Rentz on Take Charge of Your Life

Sep 11, 2012

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Randi Rentz, author of Why Buy a Wig When You Can Buy Diamonds.  The book chronicles how a young woman in her 40s, brimming with life, discovers she has breast cancer.  They discuss her journey though "Cancerville" and her efforts to advocate for herself, with humor, dignity, bravery and passion.

TAACCCT Featured on Take Charge of Your Life

Sep 7, 2012

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with  NCC staff Paul Pierpoint, Cindy Woodling and Janice Kenyatta to the program to talk about the TAACCCT grant. TAACCCT provides community colleges with funds to expand and improve their ability to deliver education and career training programs for employment in high-wage, high-skill occupations.

Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Richard Herschlag and Carol Polis, co-authors of The Lady is a Champ, about Carol's experience as the first female professional boxing judge.

Hope's Journey on Take Charge of Your Life

Aug 13, 2012

Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Dr. Bruce Ellsweig, Vice Chairman for Community Practices at Lehigh Valley Health Network and Anita Desai, Executive Director of Hope's Journey of the Greater Lehigh Valley.  They discuss the impact of debilitating childhood illness, not only on the children but also upon parents and families. They also explain the resources and services provided by Hope's Journey of the Greater Lehigh Valley, through the Lehigh Valley Health Network.

Adoptions from the Heart on Take Charge of Your Life

Jul 25, 2012

Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Tamara Christ, District Supervisor of the Allentown Office of Adoptions from the Heart.  Adoptions from the Heart has placed more than 5,600 infants and toddlers in loving homes since 1985, and offers counselors who enable adoptive and birth parents to create their own personalized adoption plans.

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