New Beginnings

New Beginnings

Saturdays 11AM-12PM

New Beginnings focuses on Baby Boomers and those who care for them. You’ll find that Boomer needs are not all that different from everyone else's. The difference is that there are 78 million Baby Boomers in America! Host Freddie Bell and key partner Joe McKenzie, the principle of Ripple Connects, visit with guests with insights on housing, finance, fitness, employment, and entertainment.

New Beginnings with Freddie Bell
New Beginnings with Freddie Bell
AM950 Radio

New Beginnings focuses on Baby Boomers and those who care for them. You’ll find that Boomer needs are not all that different from everyone else's. The difference is that there are 78 million Baby Boomers in America! Host Freddie Bell and key partner Joe McKenzie, the principle of Ripple Connects, visit with guests with insights on housing, finance, fitness, employment, and entertainment.

New Treatment for COVID

There is a new drug to help treat people with COVID-19. Walter James from the Minnesota Department of Health, who manages the Test to Treat program, shares details with Freddie Bell. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

The CUE Health App

Walter James, of the Minnesota Department of Health’s Emergency Preparedness Division and the Covid-19 Response team, talks with Freddie Bell about The Cue Health app. It could be useful in getting medical help to people in times of need. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

COVID Vaccine

Dr. Brooke Cunningham, Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health, tells Freddie Bell it’s not too late to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

New Way to Fight COVID

There could be a new way to fight Covid-19. Regents Professor, and Epidemiologist, Dr. Michael Osterholm tells Freddie Bell he’s in favor of anything that can fight the disease. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

Thanksgiving Weekend Episode

Original Air Date November 18th: Michael Thomas Osterholm epidemiologist, Regents Professor at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, and director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota joins Freddie Bell. He says the current COVID -19 picture is encouraging. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the…

Long Covid

Long Covid findings in children and adults is part of the discussion this weekend on New Beginnings. Epidemiologist Dr. Michael Osterholm shares details with Freddie Bell. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

Timing of Vaccines

Freddie Bell visits with University of Minnesota Regents Professor and Epidemiologist, Dr. Michael Osterholm. He shares thoughts about the timing of taking the RSV, Flu, and Covid 19 vaccines. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

Policymakers and Health Concerns

The role of policymakers in responding to health concerns and the COVID-19 pandemic in disadvantaged communities is Dr. Shekinah Fashaw-Walter’s focus. She tells Freddie Bell that she is optimistic about the future. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

Health Disparities

Doctor Shekinah Fashaw-Walters, Master of Public Health and Master of Science in Public shares how Covid 19 has exposed health disparities in marginalized communities. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334

New Vaccine Supply

Freddie Bell talks with Lynn Bahta, Immunization Clinical Consultant at the Minnesota Department of Health. She says supplies of the new annual Covid-19 vaccine are beginning to catch up with demand for it. Freddie Bell’s new book, Words to the Wise is available at https://www.amazon.com/Words-Wise-Guide-Daily-Living/dp/B09LGRV334