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La Vida! is KGNUs special programming on the benefits of healthy choices, the barriers that put them out of reach, and the people fighting to get them back, for our schools and for families of limited income.Were working together with our community partners, The People's Clinic and the Family LearningCenter, along with our media partner TGRE-Greeley, in a year-long collaboration to report on and engage our communities so that more people can make healthy choices. La Vida! is part of a national effort called Sound Partners for Community Health.

Feature Show

Balance Point Health - High Fat, High Vegetable, Adequate Protein, No Grain, Low Dairy

Theme: Health and Medical Research
Air Date: 2/8/08
Producer: Shelley Schlender
Description: Binx Selby tells how he reduced his cholesterol levels dramatically with a High Fat, High Vegetable, Adequate Protein, No Grain, Low Dairy Diet

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Host Intro: News reports about potential problems with cholesterol lowering drugs have many people concerned.  Up next, we talk with Boulder entrepreneur Binx Selby and his wife, Linda Jade Fong, about a dietary approach to cholestorol reduction called, "The Balance Point Health" program.  It's lowering cholesterol for many people by over 50 points, in just 2 weeks.  We'll also talk with medical experts and scientists about cholesterol lowering drugs, including Endocrinologist Mel Stjernholm, Medical Doctor John O'Hearne, and Paleolithic Diet expert Loren Cordain.  Music by Raymond Scott.

Featured Community Engagement

Theme: Health and Medical Research
Date: 2/11/08
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Monday, February 11th at 5:30, come to Boulder's Downtown Pharmaca at 14th & Pearl for a talk by Binx Selby on "Rapid Cholesterol Reduction without Drugs"

Learn how to lower your “bad” and raise your “good” cholesterol in 2 weeks with the natural, non-drug solution developed by Boulder inventor and entrepreneur Binx Selby.


505 Thunderbird Ct -- At the corner of Foothills & Baseline Roads, just south of the Meadows Shopping Center.
Rapid Cholesterol Reduction  
Tuesday Feb. 12, 6—7:30pm

LaVida is made possible through a Sound Partners for Community Health grant. Sound Partners for Community Health is a program of the Benton Foundation and funded by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation., which is dedicated to improving health and health care for all Americans.