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Talk of Stars Segment – September 8, 2018

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Talk of Stars Segment

TALK OF STARS w/ Fred “The Hammer” Williamson re: Football and Film career.
– Football Season starts Monday Sept., 10. Comment on the Raiders prospects and their move to Las Vegas. 32 teams, 17 weeks to go.
– His prediction for the 2019 Super Bowl is that it will involve the New England Patriots in some way.
– He played in the 1st Super Bowl, but it was called the World Championship then in 1967 as a member of the Chiefs.
– The story of how he came to be called “The Hammer”.
– Discussion of his movie career.

“The Hammer”

Animal Segment – September 8, 2018

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – Animal Segment

LOVING ALL ANIMALS w/ Lynne Lockwood re: 44635 San Rafael Ave., Palm Desert, CA. 92260.
– “Pet Peeve” discussion about walking dogs in the heat. If the pavement is too hot for your hand it is too hot for your dogs’ paws.
– 9/13 and 9/14 Coachella Animal Network (CAN) will do $1. Vaccines and microchipping for dogs and cats FOR SENIORS. (www.coachellaanimalnetwork.org)
– 9/13 AND 9/14 Coachella Animal Network will spay and neuter for only $25. To book an appointment call (760) 848-4284. Clinic is @ the ABC Recovery Center in Indio.
– Animal Samaritans has a discounted vaccination day each Wednesday. www.animalsamaritans.org.
(760) 834-7000)


“Senior Moment” Segment – September 8, 2018

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – “Senior Moment” Segment

BROOKDALE MIRAGE INN w/ Kurt Suminski re: 72-750 Country Club Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA. 92270
– Three levels of care available; 1. Independent Living, 2. Assisted Living, 3. Memory Care. (Kurt is Clarebridge Coordinator)
– There is a car service available for residents who don’t still drive themselves.
– There is a sports “club”/bar for residents.
– Ashley is the Director of “Lifestyles” functions.
– Ivanna is the Director of “Social” functions.
– Nancy is the Fabulous Pastry Chef.
– Discussion of different ways to come to live there.
– Sept., theme is “Amazing Places”.
(760) 346-7772)


cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – September 8, 2018

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

FAMILY HOSPICE CARE w/ Dr Howard Cohen re:
– People are referred to hospice by their doctors, care-givers, and/or families. Then they have a consult after an official request.
– Hospice patients must be within 6 months of the end-of-life (if their disease continues on it’s current course.)
– Older patients are more accepting of hospice than younger ones.
– Dr. Cohen teaches medical residents about hospice and how to deliver the sometime very bad, negative news. There are protocol guidelines. NEVER over the phone, must be done in a face-to-face situation.
– The “hope” that hospice gives to a patient, comes under the heading of support and comfort.
– Good book called “The Four Agreements” for residents, doctors and care-givers.
– Hospice is about living not about dying.
(760) 674-3344)


cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – September 8, 2018

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

FOREST LAWN w/ Larry Davis re:
– The setting and atmosphere of Forest Lawn vs. the “Hollywood” image of funerals etc.
– Service oriented in all things.
– Funerals seem to become more dramatic as we age and we deal w/ our own mortality.
– Discussion of how we deal w/ a loss @ different stages of our own lives and the control we feel we may or may not have.
– Pre-planning and pre-paying for your services will give you the “control” and peace of mind. Forest Lawn personnel will help w/ these discussions also.
(760) 328-3039)


Children/Charity Segment – September 8, 2018

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Children/Charity Segment

DESERT CANCER FOUNDATION w/ Sarah Bryant re: She is the Executive Director.
– Their Mission Statement since they started in 1994 to providing cancer treatment assistance right here in the Coachella Valley.
– Partners w/ Eisenhower Health and Desert Care Network.
– Their Two major programs….1.) Susan Jackson Breast Cancer Program.
2.) Patient assistance program for people diagnosed w/ cancer who cannot afford their treatments or are uninsured.
– To avail yourself of DCF services, there is a form on the website, you can phone, or your doctor can refer you.
– 10/13 “Paint El Paseo Pink” registration open now!!!! Walk starts @ 8AM. Sign up on the website tab, or in person. $25.
– 11/10 – “Corks and Cuisine” @ Ironwood Country Club. Limited seating. $295.
– 1/12/19 – Their benefit Golf Tournament.
(760) 773-6554)


Desert Care Network Segment – September 8, 2018

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Desert Care Network Segment

DESERT CARE NETWORK w/ Dr. Irene Hutchins and Dr. Elber Camacho re: She’s a hematologist/oncologist and he’s the Medical Dir., of the Comprehensive Cancer Center @ D.R.M.C.
– FREE – 9/19 @ 10 AM @ “Why Am I Tired All The Time”?. i.e. Sleep/stress/nutritional factors/metabolism issues/exercise regimes/warning signs/what supplements to take/when to see a doctor, etc. There will be a “Q” and “A”. @ the Stergios Building @ Desert Regional Medical Center.
– Part of “Healthy Habits” Seminars. Food and entertainment will be provided. RSVP to (800) 491-4990.
– Suggested 8 hours of sleep a night.
(800) 491-4990)

Irene & Elber

Neuro Vitality Center Segment – September 8, 2018

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – Neuro Vitality Center Segment

NEURO VITALITY CENTER w/ Sarah Johnson and Rich Wilkinson re: Sarah is the Executive Assistant, oversees the Kitchen and is Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator. Rich is their “Star” Volunteer.
– Celebrating their 40th Anniversary. Lots of functions to be announced. Watch the FB page and the website.
– Need for volunteers. The NVC works on a 90% volunteer rate. The NVC will train any volunteers. Flexible positions and hours.
– NVC is the only facility of its kind IN THE WORLD.
– The volunteers feel very appreciated by clients and staff @ NVC.
– NVC serves stroke patients, Parkinson’s patients and MS patients.
(760) 323-7676)

Sarah & Rich

R.O.T.W. Segment – September 1, 2018

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – R.O.T.W. Segment

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Dick Shalhoub re: “McDonald’s”. What’s new w/ his 32 McDonalds.
– His involvement in the Cathedral City “plastic straw” issue and the new component that will go into plastic straws that will make them bio-degradable.
– Report on glazed chicken tenders.
– Report on mobile ordering, the global app and advances in technology and the advances in your ability to order.
– Report on new muffin tops in four flavors, donut fingers.
– McDonalds will expand their McCafe products sold in and out of the restaurants. They will add bakery and pastry products.


Talk of Stars Segment – September 1, 2018

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Talk of Stars Segment

TALK OF STARS w/ Lisa Fuller and Dan Gauthier re: Their new acting studio @ 34-400 Date Palm Dr., te., “K”, C.C.
– Dan’s emmy-nominated career.
– His wife of 28 years and her acting career.
– Learn acting for film, TV & commercials.
– Beginners, intermediate & advanced classes.
– Appropriate for kids, teens & adults.
– Classes for adults start Sept., 4.
(209) 782-3110)

Dan & Lisa

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