Color Me Healthy

Hosted by Karl Shallowhorn

Podcasts

Ep.4 – Diabetes In The African American Community

Did you know that more than 30 million people in the U.S. have diabetes? With diabetes affecting so many individuals, it is important to take a proactive approach in terms of early intervention and treatment. Join host, Education Program Coordinator, Karl Shallowhorn, as he sits down with Community Health Center of Buffalo Diabetes Educator, Margaret Mersereau, to discuss this topic as well as the services she offers at CHCB.

Ep3. – Mental Health In The African American Community

Check out the latest Color Me Healthy podcast where we flip the script. Community Health Center of Buffalo’s Director of Outreach and Marketing, Karla Thomas, interviews Education Program Coordinator and host Karl Shallowhorn on the topic of mental health in the African-American community.

Ep.2 (pt.2) – Addiction In The African American Community

Hear our part 2 discussion that focuses on substance use disorder and recovery as a significant challenge within our communities today. Chris Thrasher joins us on “Color Me Healthy” to discuss the impact of opioid use in communities of color part 2. He is the senior director of Substance Use and Disorders at the Clinton Foundation. Chris emphasize the importance of a more holistic approach to address all the components of health living by applying the social determinants of health approach.

Ep.2 (pt.1) – Addiction In The African American Community

Dealing with the opioid epidemic. Hear our discussion that focuses on substance use disorder and recovery as a significant challenge within our communities today. Chris Thrasher joins us on “Color Me Healthy” to discuss the impact of opioid use in communities of color. He is the senior director of Substance Use and Disorders at the Clinton Foundation. Chris emphasize the importance of a more holistic approach to address all the components of health living by applying the social determinants of health approach.

Ep.1 – The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc: Serving The People

In this inaugural episode of Color Me Healthy, host Karl Shallowhorn speaks with Karla Thomas, Director of Outreach and Marketing from The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc, Inc about the extensive healthcare services offered to citizens of Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Lockport and Niagara Falls.