4/14/2013 Hmong American Reachout Radio Program

 

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Announcement:  Thank you to all listeners who has pledged during the Spring Pledge Drive.  KFAI has surpassed $80,000 goal of $86,000 plus.  May 10th, 2013-breast cancer screening, for more information call Mai Vang Vang 651-495-1589.

Healthtalk- Mao Thao, guest/host; Mai Vang Vang, guest

Topic of discussion:  Breast Cancer

Summary: Mai Vang says Breast cancer mostly affects women; however, it also affects some men.  Risk factors:  gender, age, early menstruation, late menopause, family history; overweight/obese, use of birth control pills, heavy alcohol consumption, lack of excercise.  Signs and Symptoms:  Lump- most common; dimling of skin, Change in skin texture; and change in nipple (inverted & discharge.)  It is important to self breast examination as well as getting a regular physical checkup with your primary care physician.  Preventive- change the controlled risk factors will minimize chance of developing breast cancer.  Supportive of someone who diagnosed with breast cancer- support from friends and family.

 

Playlist Tracks: 
Undefined - Hmong Radio 2020 & Txij hnub no mus featureing proto-J
Album: Forthe Dimenshon; Label: Hmong Licit Music
Undefined - Txij hnub no mus featureing proto-J
Album: Forthe Dimenshon; Label: Hmong Licit Music
Undefined - Sib hlub sib pab
Album: Kuv tseem hlub koj; Label: Self Released 2003
Paj Muas - Nco txog koj
Album: Hlub tsis txaus; Label: Suab Hmoob production Vol. 1
Tua Yang - Hlub nyob kev deb
Album: Hlub nyob kev deb; Label: Suab Hmoob Production
Mao Thao - Ramsey County Public Health Educator
Topics: Breast cancer
Mai Vang Vang - HAP- Health Program- Learn and Live
Air Date: 
April 14, 2013

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