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The focus of our program is to educate, encourage, entertain and inspire you to enrich your physical, emotional, and spiritual life. Dr. Connie will share her experience and expertise as not only the White House doctor to three sitting Presidents, but also as a practicing physician at her own concierge medical practice. Guests on the program will consist of successful individuals in various fields who will impart knowledge and wisdom listeners can apply to their own lives. Topics include secrets for healthy living, choosing a relational partner, characteristics of highly successful people and tips for enhancing or reinventing your career. Dr. Connie’s focus will be positive, upbeat, humorous, and interesting for listeners. House Calls with Dr. Connie Mariano is broadcast live every Thursday at 4 PM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.

The focus of our program is to educate, encourage, entertain and inspire you to enrich your physical, emotional, and spiritual life. Dr. Connie will share her experience and expertise as not only the White House doctor to three sitting Presidents, but also as a practicing physician at her own concierge medical practice. Guests on the program will consist of successful individuals in various fields who will impart knowledge and wisdom listeners can apply to their own lives. Topics include secrets for healthy living, choosing a relational partner, characteristics of highly successful people and tips for enhancing or reinventing your career. Dr. Connie’s focus will be positive, upbeat, humorous, and interesting for listeners. House Calls with Dr. Connie Mariano is broadcast live every Thursday at 4 PM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.

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United States

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The focus of our program is to educate, encourage, entertain and inspire you to enrich your physical, emotional, and spiritual life. Dr. Connie will share her experience and expertise as not only the White House doctor to three sitting Presidents, but also as a practicing physician at her own concierge medical practice. Guests on the program will consist of successful individuals in various fields who will impart knowledge and wisdom listeners can apply to their own lives. Topics include secrets for healthy living, choosing a relational partner, characteristics of highly successful people and tips for enhancing or reinventing your career. Dr. Connie’s focus will be positive, upbeat, humorous, and interesting for listeners. House Calls with Dr. Connie Mariano is broadcast live every Thursday at 4 PM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.

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English


Episodes

Grace and Gratitude

11/17/2022
As we enter this special time of year highlighted by the holidays, Dr. Connie brings to mind some of the unique challenges of the season. The pandemic took a toll on American lives, and many of the effects are more apparent this time of year. In the aftermath of COVID-19's impact on American society, alcohol and addiction-related deaths soared in our country. Dr. Jerry Law, Executive Director of the Meadows in Wickenburg, AZ, joins the show to discuss how to cope with the stressors of the...

Duration:00:46:33

The Kids in the Club

10/20/2022
We know that children are our future. So, what does it take to raise a good kid? Dr. Connie believes the two most important things we can give our children are: 1) Roots and 2) Wings. In this episode, she discusses the challenges of raising children to be responsible, mature, good, and loving adults with President and CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Scottsdale, Ivan Gilreath.

Duration:01:00:00

Prescription for Happiness

9/15/2022
In tough times of social, political, and economic unrest, how do you experience happiness? It’s very difficult and requires conscious effort. Dr Connie dispenses her prescription for what makes people happy and how you can apply these lessons to your life. Special in-studio guest is retired executive, world traveler and close friend, Laura Ziff. Pick up your prescription for happiness; it comes with unlimited refills.

Duration:00:46:05

For the Love of Travel

8/18/2022
How did you spend your summer vacation? If you traveled away from home this summer, you were among the 208 million Americans who got away. Dr. Connie interviews veteran travel agent, Haleh Malek, of Travel Destinations Inc., to share her experiences, advice, and suggestions for memorable travel. Tune in and prepare to plan your next adventure abroad.

Duration:00:47:44

God bless America: Sharing an American Family Story

7/21/2022
Celebrating her 246th birthday this month, America has seen her fair share of turbulent times. Despite the challenges our country has faced, there are many who are most grateful to be Americans. Joined in studio by her son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Connie shares her family's story of immigrating to the United States, and how the US military brought them to America.

Duration:00:50:51

Fatherhood and Finances: Tough Love

6/16/2022
If we are blessed growing up, many of us have a father who teaches us discipline and the meaning of tough love. Two of the hardest jobs in these troubled times are being a Dad and being a financial advisor. Dr. Connie invites to her June show two men who have succeeded in being both. Invest some listening time to hear Wells Fargo investment advisors Todd Showalter and Andrew McCormick share advice about parenting, profiting from investments, and how both require a little tough love.

Duration:00:54:41

A Mother’s Love

5/19/2022
In honor of Mother’s Day, Dr. Connie shares the theme of a mother’s love. Mothers make many sacrifices for their children and would even give up their lives for them. To lose one’s mother in childhood can have devastating effects on children. Renowned American sculptor, Gary Lee Price, shares the tragic story of losing his mother early in life in his new memoir, Divine Turbulence. Tune in to hear how amid tragedy and terror, choices can shape our destiny.

Duration:00:55:00

Hope and Healing

4/21/2022
April is a month of renewal and rebirth. At a time of darkness in the world, April brings the promise of hope and healing. Dr. Connie interviews special guest, Registered Nurse and business owner, Christine “Chrissy” Pacheco to discuss how to overcome life’s challenges and promote healing and hope. Listen in to today’s show. It’s just what the doctor (and nurse) ordered.

Duration:00:50:04

ROARing into the Second Half of Life

3/17/2022
More than one third of Americans are over age 50. Every day over 10,000 Americans reach age 65 and by the year 2030, one in five Americans will be 65 or older. “65 and older” no longer resembles what our parents and grandparents looked like at that age. Dr. Connie and special guest, publishing executive and author Michael Clinton, discuss Michael’s new book: ROAR into the Second Half of Your Life. With the goal of a long, healthy, vibrant life in mind, Dr. Connie and Michael Clinton discuss...

Duration:00:52:20

Love Never Dies: Widows Words of Wisdom

2/17/2022
Valentine’s Day celebrates love. But what happens when your special Valentine has died? Each year approximately 700,000 women join the ranks of over 11 million widows in the United States. Dr. Connie, herself a widow for the past 2 ½ years, welcomes in studio her special group of friends she lovingly calls, “The Girls in the (widow)Hood” to share the painful lessons they learned from losing their husbands. Listen in, and have a Kleenex handy, as House Calls dedicates this show to words of...

Duration:00:53:01

A New Beginning: Reflect, Release, and Re-Birth

1/20/2022
House Calls enters its 7th season on VoiceAmerica network! Dr. Connie begins the first show of the new season with “A New Beginning.” Once again we are starting anew. How does one start off again in life? Dr. Connie welcomes her most frequent guest, psychologist Dr. Julie Anne’ who returns for her sixth time on our show, this time to discuss how to successfully restart in life with reflection, release, and re-birth.

Duration:00:53:25

Light in a Time of Darkness

12/16/2021
The holidays can be a stressful and sad time to so many, especially those who have suffered loss of a loved one, a job, or a break up of a relationship. How does one survive the season of joy when they are faced with personal loss and suffering? Dr Connie explores life’s challenges with her friend and guest, Sandra Maki, as they discuss how Sandra faced abuse, marital heartaches, and death in her life and not only survived but became a better person as a result. Dr Connie’s special Christmas...

Duration:00:45:37

Thankful and Thoughtful

11/18/2021
November is a special time of year, with reminders to remember and appreciate our veterans and to be thankful for everything that we have. Dr. Connie welcomes her in-studio guest, and son, Andrew, to talk about Thanksgiving traditions and memories that reinforce how to be intentional about gratitude. Join us to rekindle memories of your own, and set your focus on what matters most as we enter the holiday season!

Duration:00:52:28

The Spirit-Filled Life

10/21/2021
Boo! As many prepare for Halloween this month, the end of October also brings the Mexican holiday known as El Día de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead. A blend of European and Mesoamerican religions and cultures come together as families welcome back the souls of their deceased relatives for a brief reunion that includes food, drink and celebration. With that theme in mind, Dr. Connie welcomes in-studio guest certified medium and 3 near-death-experience survivor Michelle Clare for a...

Duration:00:50:45

The Gift of Grandparents

9/16/2021
This past Sunday marked National Grandparents Day, which was declared an official holiday in 1978. How important are grandparents? How do they impact the next generation? What lessons can we learn from them? Dr. Connie, a proud and loving “Lola” to Addison, Alexander, and Aubree shares the show with in-studio returning guest, Georgia Bunn, equally proud and loving “Grammy Bunn” to George and Robert.

Duration:00:53:23

The Power of the Media

8/19/2021
Do you believe everything you read in the paper, see on tv, scroll past on the Internet, or hear on the radio? How does the media influence and impact the way we live and make decisions? Listeners beware as Dr. Connie discusses the power of the media to inform, entice, incite, and impress its listeners with “news” that is filtered through the lens of the media. In-studio guests are graduating journalism major Ashley Lay from ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and former veteran...

Duration:00:53:03

From Tears to Cheers: A Toast to America and Great Wine

7/15/2021
Dr. Connie celebrates America’s birthday on the July show. Vital to America’s heritage is the story of resilience. Dr. Connie shares the topic with her special guest Sam Kawa, sommelier of nationally-acclaimed Café Monarch in Scottsdale, Arizona. Listen in to hear the White House Doctor’s thoughts about the meaning of July 4th and why resilience is important to our survival and our journey. “Sam the Man” the sommelier shares about the journey from crushed grapes to fine wine.

Duration:01:00:00

Come Fly With Me

6/17/2021
With over half of Americans having been vaccinated for Covid-19, and most of the world either having been exposed to the virus or getting a vaccine, travel is now opening up for Americans. Where are you going this summer? Dr. Connie’s in studio guests are world-wide expert travelers, Jane and Vince Roig, who will share the joys and challenges of travel, especially in this post-Covid era. Buckle up for a new episode about navigating your next adventure!

Duration:00:50:30

CEO Mom

5/20/2021
Women wear many hats and can play many roles in life: daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother, grandmother, employee, entrepreneur, and CEO. Dr. Connie explores the important roles of women as mothers and businesswomen with her special guest Carlyn Bushman, former corporate executive who works as a consultant to women seeking to turnaround their companies. Tune in live to catch this conversation between these two business moms!

Duration:00:52:29

What's Next?

4/15/2021
It’s been over a year since the pandemic struck. Now over 103 million people in the US have received at least one dose of the Covid19 vaccine. Now what? Dr. Connie discusses the implications of vaccination and how we move on to the “new normal”.

Duration:00:52:21