Helicopter Parents

Posted by: victorb 1/12/2015 7:27 PM

Helicopter Parents
Monday, January 12, 2014

A study published recently in the journal Education + Training found that there is an important line to draw between parental involvement and over-parenting.  On today’s HearSay we’ll consider the behavior of “helicopter parents" and the lasting impact it has on both children and their parents.

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The New Slover Library

Posted by: victorb 1/8/2015 12:41 AM

The New Slover Library
Thursday, January 8, 2014

The new Slover Memorial Library on Plume Street has over 130,000 square feet of space, including the newly restored Seaboard Building. Cutting edge technology sits comfortably nestled within classic architectural forms, including a green screen for your independent film production, a place to get married, and much more. Today we'll take a look behind the scenes of the building’s design and construction and look ahead to the multifaceted roll it will fill after its grand opening this weekend.

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HearSay from the Headlines

Posted by: victorb 1/7/2015 10:56 PM

 

HearSay from the Headlines

Wednesday, January 7, 2014

Join us for today's edition of HearSay from the Headlines, when we tackle the latest news headlines that have you talking.  This week we'll discuss the sentencing of former Virginia Governor, Bob McDonnell. Our lines are open, and we invite you to let us know your thoughts by joining us live at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240. You can also e-mail the program at hearsay@whrv.org or join us on our Facebook pagewww.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.
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Advance Directives

Posted by: victorb 1/6/2015 3:04 AM

Advance Directives
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

One in four older Americans say that they—or a family member—have endured excessive or unwanted medical treatments. That’s 25 million Americans who’ve undergone procedures, received medications and/or had medical tests they would have preferred not to have—a situation more likely to happen when you haven’t made or can’t make your wishes known. Only one in four Americans has an advance directive, the two-part protection plan that lets family, friends and healthcare practitioners know what types of medical care you want and don’t want in a health crisis. Today we're joined by the organizers of a region-wide campaign to promote the value of advanced directives.

 

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A Resolution Revolution

Posted by: victorb 1/5/2015 2:57 AM

A Resolution Revolution
Monday, January 5, 2014

With the New Year, come new resolutions and big plans to make big changes.  On today's HearSay, Cathy Lewis discusses some of the most fruitful adjustments you can make to your daily routine that will pay the biggest dividends to your financial and physical health.

 

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