Posts Tagged ‘Health Educator’

Media-TV: Barbara Ficarra Discusses 5 Healthy Ways to Help Boost Happiness on WTNH News 8 – CT Style

Monday, June 22, 2015 11:26 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Media:  On-Camera – TV 
WTNH NEWS 8 – CT STYLE
I was thrilled to join hosts Ryan Kristafer and Teresa Dufour at WTNH News 8 on CT Style to discuss 5 healthy ways to help boost happiness.
(Clip coming soon.) Update: Watch here.
 
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A TEDEd Presentation, Sugar: Hiding in plain sight, plus other names for added sugar

Thursday, April 3, 2014 14:50 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
This is a short charming animated informational TED-Ed Original presentation, Sugar: Hiding in plain sight-Robert Lustig.
“While sugar is easy to spot in candy, soft drinks and ice cream, it also hides out in foods you might not expect — including peanut butter, pasta sauce and even bologna! Robert Lustig decodes […]

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Q&A with Andrew Baldwin, MD—Humanitarian, Fitness Expert and Former Star of The Bachelor

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 16:06 No Comments

Part 1
As a physician, fitness expert, humanitarian and one-time reality show star of ABC’s The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman; Dr. Andy Baldwin has a multitude of interests and expertise, and has a starring role in health and fitness. Dr. Baldwin is passionate about making America a healthier country and the world a better place. […]

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What are your biggest questions about headaches? Sharecare Experts Answer Them on Twitter

Thursday, June 6, 2013 8:12 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
June is Headache Awareness Month, and Sharecare experts will answer your questions during a Twitter Chat.
The Headaches Twitter Chat
What: The Headaches Twitter Chat
When: June 6, 2013
Where: Twitter Chat
Time: 12 Noon to 6 p.m. EST
Who: Questions asked by you will be answered by Sharecare’s experts
Hashtag: #headacheSC
Moderator|Host: @Sharecarenow
Sharecare Experts:

Dr. Robin Miller, Integrative […]

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Health Videos: Tricks for Tracking Your Medications and Grab a Hula Hoop to Slim Down

Thursday, November 8, 2012 13:43 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Simple and Smart Health Tips- Health Smarts Video Series

I was delighted to participate in Sharecare‘s and RealAge‘s Health Smart Video Series.  Healthin30 will periodically bring you some of the Health Smart Videos from myself (Barbara Ficarra), Dr. Mehmet Oz, Dr. Robin Miller and other health professionals.
Tricks for Tracking Your Medications […]

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