Take Charge of Your Health with Corinne and Carol

Carol has partnered with Corinne Furnari, nutritional practitioner and physician assistant since 2013. Take Charge of Your Health is a long running radio program at www.WBAI.org in the Pacifica network serving the greater New York City area and also appears at Progressive Radio Network www.prn.fm.

We strive to bring the latest information to our listeners. We pull information from conferences, thought leaders, medical and popular literature and discuss how this information can translate into practical tips.

We believe that knowledge is power and that each of us can and should empower ourselves to make the best decisions for extraordinary health and successful aging. Take advantage of the shows archived here.

Learn along with us!  And Take Charge of Your Health.

Take Charge of Your Health Radio Shows

Carol and Corinne explore the many sweeteners available.  We cover both the naturally occurring sweeteners and the artificial ones and the impact this nutrients or anti-nutrients have on our bodies.... Read more
Published on: 13 days ago
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Incontinence rises to the level of a national emergency as adult diapers become the largest selling item in the pharmacies. Early interventions can stop the progression to nursing homes.... Read more
Published on: 13 days ago
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Pat Theut is a stunning example of taking charge of his own person health. Not only did he pursue what steps he could take to help with his clogged arteries but when he discovered a missing ingredient- vitamin K, he determined to make the knowledge and the product available to everyone. This is a WBAI fundraiser (212-202-2950) with a generous donation from Pat and his company.... Read more
Published on: 26 days ago
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Carol and Corinne interview Jeff Thurston, partner at Master Supplements and microbiologist. Our microbes make up a good portion of us and our gut microbiome is the biggest microbe community in our body. We discuss our relationships with our bugs.... Read more
Published on: 1 month ago
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 Dr. Jamie Kaufman is the author of "The Chronic Cough Enigma". Because of a disconnect with medical specialties, doctors are not recognizing that chronic cough during the night from sinus drainage actually stems from the digestive tract. Learn more!... Read more
Published on: 1 month ago
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Dr. Klatz founded the American Academy of Antiaging Medicine(A4M0 He is responsible for coining the term "antiaging".  The work of A4M is to both increase the age span and life span.   As such, regenerative and preventative medicine is emphasized.... Read more
Published on: 1 month ago
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Corinne's mother is 100 years and 80 days old. She shares with us her thoughts on longevity and what keeps her interested and motivated. We discuss age related hearing problems and identify some causes.  ... Read more
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Corinne and Carol talk with New York City"s Dr. Morton Teich and learn about Candida and yeast and what treatments have worked in his practice. ... Read more
Published on: 2 months ago
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Progesterone is everywhere in the human body from the time of conception till the end of life.  Although thought of as a woman's sex hormone which is released in the luteal phase and responsible for implanting and protecting gestation, progesterone is made everywhere.  It is created by mast cells, nerve cells, within the brain, by the adrenals and inside all cells,  Men as well as women can benefit from treating progesterone deficits.... Read more
Published on: 2 months ago
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We discuss the shapes of poo, the colors of poo and the connection to bile, the size of poo and the importance of fiber and what can be tested in poo. We touch on stinky poo and what to do about it!... Read more
Published on: 2 months ago
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This book has three essential parts. In the first part, Dr. Cowan discusses how the idea that the heart is a pump cannot possibly describe how circulation occurs. In the second part, he reviews how the heart is the energy centerr of the body and directs the activity of the whole. It is no mistake that we hold things to our hearts. Finally, we discuss that a healthy life begins with healthy food from healthy soil and our water needs to have the natural energy as it usually springs from the earth. An anagram for heart!... Read more
Published on: 2 months ago
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Cardiologist Stephen Sinatra joins Carol and Corinne to discuss the mind body connection to heart disease. Dr. Sinatra wrote numerous books and was a pioneer in introducing coenzyme Q 10 supplementation for the heart. It's with a heavy heart (a saying that would be noted by Dr. Sinatra) that we learned of Dr. Sinatra's passing. This interview was recorded on Feb 10, 2022 and we are replaying this in his honor.... Read more
Published on: 3 months ago
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Copper is both an essential nutrient but can become toxic at higher doses. Do copper bracelets work? Should you put a copper penny in your water? What does copper do in your body and how to make sure that you get the copper you need.... Read more
Published on: 3 months ago
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Nelson Vergel trained as a chemical engineer. He was diagnosed with HIV over 30 years ago. In order to save his life, he came across the use of testosterone to stave off muscle testing. Today he runs a lab www.discountedlabs.com. He is an advocate for hormone compounding. Use www.hormoneaccesscoalition.org to participate. He has a forum at www.excelmale.com and his own page is www.nelsonvergel.com... Read more
Published on: 3 months ago
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We are exposed to many toxins including those in our work and living spaces from mold infestations.  Great Plains Lab has developed testing for some of these.  Carol and Jessica discuss sources of toxicity, how these can be measured and what steps could be taken to relieve the body burden of the toxins.... Read more
Published on: 4 months ago
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