Medical Monday 12-2-19


Christmas time is hear which means Santa will be delivering toys to boys and girls all across the globe.  Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health Pediatrician Dr. Gregory Gelpi joined the show for this week’s Medical Monday to talk about toy safety tips.  Dr. Gelpi says that toys are very important to a child’s imagination.  It can keep the children away from the TV and electronics which could help with their mental development.  Dr. Gelpi says that one of his main concerns with certain toys is the choking potential, especially if the child is younger than age 6.  He explains the ways you can check for choking hazards and the importance of finding safe toys.

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Brian Haldane

Brian started in radio in late 2004 as a part-time board operator, but “made his bones” in the business a year later when Hurricane Katrina struck, catapulting him into a full time position covering both news and production of live broadcasts. Haldane was promoted to Program Director in 2008 and held that post until 2011 when he was recruited to help launch a new station. In 2011, Brian helped launch Talk 107.3 FM. He was the morning show co-host, and helped build the show and the station into a top 10 performer. From there, Brian has moved on to work in Inbound Marketing, where he strives to marry the worlds of traditional advertising w/ the marketing methods of tomorrow. He also hosts a number of podcasts, including The Red Bayou Show, which is featured here.

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