An Ounce of Prevention
By some estimates,
every dollar spent on prevention today could yield savings of more
than five dollars in future health care costs. Capital
Public Radio's newest documentary "An
Ounce of Prevention
" profiles community health innovators
in California and Mexico who are championing strategies and
technologies to help people become more resilient and require less
medical care. We'll speak with Capital Public Radio Health
about her reporting for the documentary "An
Ounce of Prevention," which will air April 6 at 10:00 am
and 8:00 pm in place of Insight.
Secret Shopper Scam
If you've ever
looked for a job in the Pennysaver or on Craigslist, you've
probably been tempted to become a paid "mystery shopper." The
job listing promises good pay for shopping and subsequently writing
a review of your experience - best of all, you get to keep the
items you purchase. But what you won't read in the job
listing is that "mystery shopping" is the most common scam in
Sacramento County. To explain this and other scams is the
head of SAFE
's anti-fraud department, Vanessa Oddo.
The Gathering Table
diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, Sonoma chef Ronda Giangreco
faced down the disease by
hosting 52 dinner parties in one year for over 120 guests.
"The Gathering Table
" is a humorous and
heartfelt recollection of Giangreco's yearlong dinner party.
Ronda Giangreco will sign copies of her memoir, "The Gathering
Table: Defying MS with a Year of Pasta, Wine & Friends" at Time
Tested Books in Sacramento on Thursday, April 5.
"At the Opera" Host Sean
gets a rare interview with opera starlet Anna
ahead of her live performance of Manon at the
Metropolitan Opera in New York. The opera will be broadcast
live in High Definition at the theaters in Sacramento on April
7th. Click HERE
for theaters carrying the broadcast.