Lyn Patrick http://ksjd.org en "Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean? http://ksjd.org/post/organic-food-what-does-it-really-mean <p>The term "organic" is widely used in food labeling, but what does it really mean? In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Lyn Patrick and KSJD's Tom Yoder discuss how the term "organic" is defined, how organic food is certified, and why eating organic food is beneficial to your health.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p>Resource links:</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:34:25 +0000 Lyn Patrick & Tom Yoder 12542 at http://ksjd.org "Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean? Pandora's Box - June 3rd, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/pandoras-box-june-3rd-2014 <p>The links between good health and good food are widely accepted and understood, but what about using food as medicine to help patients who are facing cancer? In this episode of Pandora's Box, host Lyn Patrick talks with Dr. Nasha Winters, a naturopathic physician who is helping cancer patients to use their diet in tandem with medical treatment like chemotherapy to treat their disease.</p><p>Additional resources on this topic:</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/B9bDZ5-zPtY" width="560"></iframe></p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:04:32 +0000 Lyn Patrick 10365 at http://ksjd.org Pandora's Box - June 3rd, 2014 Environmental Regulation At The Four Corners Power Plant http://ksjd.org/post/environmental-regulation-four-corners-power-plant <p>The Four Corners Power Plant and Navajo Mine were recently evaluated in a Draft Environmental Impact Statement that has raised more questions about the environmental, socioeconomic, and health issues related to the coal-fired power plant and how it affects nearby populations, especially the Diné. Tue, 06 May 2014 15:55:22 +0000 Lyn Patrick 8914 at http://ksjd.org Environmental Regulation At The Four Corners Power Plant Pandora's Box - Sandra Steingraber on Environmental Links to Cancer http://ksjd.org/post/pandoras-box-sandra-steingraber-environmental-links-cancer <p>In the episode, Pandora's Box co-host Lyn Patrick talks with Sandra Steingraber about her personal experiences with cancer and her work on linking environmental factors with cancer and other disease. This interview was recorded at the Telluride Film Festival in July of 2012.</p><p></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 19:31:12 +0000 Lyn Patrick 8671 at http://ksjd.org Pandora's Box - April 22nd, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/pandoras-box-april-22nd-2014 <p>In this episode of Pandora's Box, host Lyn Patrick talks with Pete Dronkers of Earthworks about the latest plans for oil and gas development and hydraulic fracturing in southwest Colorado.</p><p></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:21:49 +0000 Lyn Patrick 8159 at http://ksjd.org Pandora's Box - April 22nd, 2014 Pandora's Box - March 11th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/pandoras-box-march-11th-2014 <p>Oil and gas development within the shale deposits in Montezuma and La Plata counties could employ the practice of hydraulic fracturing, the controversial drilling practice that has been linked to environmental issues in other parts of the U.S. Host Lyn Patrick talks with Pete Dronkers from Earthworks, a national and local environmental nonprofit that is working on issues related to the potential hazards of fracking in southwest Colorado.</p><p>Earthworks website: <a href="http://www.earthworksaction.org/issues/detail/blm_mlp#.Ux8xQ16ezJw">www.earthworksaction.org</a></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:58:49 +0000 Lyn Patrick 6047 at http://ksjd.org Pandora's Box - March 11th, 2014