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Wellness Wed: Whole Grains, Workplace Health, West Nile

Steve Begin

Cooler temperatures are one sign that summer is coming to an end, but the pests of summer, namely mosquitos, are still a concern. Several cases of the West Nile Virus, and one documented death, have prompted public health departments to spray pesticides in some neighborhoods. Plus, a new CDC workplaces wellness program launches in Columbus and tips for consuming more whole grains.


  • Ellie Krieger, Washington Post food columnist
  • George Pfeiffer, Work@Health program's lead curriculum developer
  • Scott Whittaker, Vector Program Manager at Columbus Public Health
  • Dr. Mary DiOrio, Medical Director at the Ohio Department of Health

This show originally aired on September 16, 2015 at 11 a.m.


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