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Join the "An Ounce and a Pound" podcast to get connected to the solutions-focused and future first world of prevention. Prevention is a word often used but less often understood. We will explore the strategies, philosophies, and applications of prevention. Enter the world of prevention to learn how to be less reactionary and more proactive. With prevention, we can reduce addiction, improve health, and create a world where we all make healthier life choices. After all; "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." ~Benjamin Franklin (This podcast is sponsored by the non-profit organization Focus on Community.) (www.focusracine.org)

Join the "An Ounce and a Pound" podcast to get connected to the solutions-focused and future first world of prevention. Prevention is a word often used but less often understood. We will explore the strategies, philosophies, and applications of prevention. Enter the world of prevention to learn how to be less reactionary and more proactive. With prevention, we can reduce addiction, improve health, and create a world where we all make healthier life choices. After all; "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." ~Benjamin Franklin (This podcast is sponsored by the non-profit organization Focus on Community.) (www.focusracine.org)

Location:

United States

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Join the "An Ounce and a Pound" podcast to get connected to the solutions-focused and future first world of prevention. Prevention is a word often used but less often understood. We will explore the strategies, philosophies, and applications of prevention. Enter the world of prevention to learn how to be less reactionary and more proactive. With prevention, we can reduce addiction, improve health, and create a world where we all make healthier life choices. After all; "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." ~Benjamin Franklin (This podcast is sponsored by the non-profit organization Focus on Community.) (www.focusracine.org)

Language:

English

Contact:

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Episodes

Episode 3: Prevention, Politics and Activism

10/14/2020
In this episode, we speak with State Representative David Bowen. Representative Bowen has been active in his local community and at the state level for many years. He has been a strong leader for social justice and is highly regarded for the work he does. Rep. Bowen speaks about prevention from a political perspective and its role in activism. He provides incredible insight into the role prevention plays in police reform and systemic change.

Duration:00:24:32

Episode 2: A Generational Perspective

10/6/2020
In this episode, we dive into the generational perspective of prevention. Jared Simonsen and Anna Li provide their insight on prevention and its role and impact with our most current generations. We talk about their experience in their budding careers and the role young people can play in implementing prevention strategies.

Duration:00:22:16

Episode 1: What is Prevention and Where Do We Start?

5/23/2020
In this episode we introduce the topic of prevention. Its a simple enough concept that often is not talked about until after something has become a problem. So what exactly is prevention and why should we care more about its importance? This topic seems even more relevant right now during a pandemic, but prevention is a universal approach and we are going to take a dive into what that really means. Our guest, Chuck Klevgaard, is an expert in substance misuse and public health. He is the...

Duration:00:22:21