The Mountain Life

  Park City-based Dr. Robert Miller has been a board certified orthodontist for over 30 years and also spent 25 years as a ski patroller. He’s seen his share of dental injuries and concussions and he’s a believer in the benefit to athletes of custom mouth guards to reduce the incidence of both. He joins us now to cite the research and tell participants, coaches and parents why they should, as well as how to, equip athletes in contact sports with the most effective means of mouth guard protection.

 

 The Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund supports high school and college students with dyslexia, dysgraphia, and/or dyscalculia interested in pursuing studies and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, or STEM. The Scholarship Fund was established in 2015 to honor the life of Joseph James Morelli and the success he achieved in overcoming the challenges of dyslexia and has awarded 69 scholarships to students from 22 states. 

 

Renee Huang and Wild Women Tribe have been busy, very busy. There’s WANDER, a Walk & Wine followed by discussion. Then there’s the coming New Moon Camping retreat in Heber September 8 thru 10. And the ongoing full schedule of workshops. It’s women supporting women around the concept of self-identity, exploration and evolution from the inside out. 

 

 

 

 Chris Crowley has experience in aging gracefully. In fact, he’s effectively written the book(s) on it. He started the Younger Next Year book series and for each of these books he partners with another expert. This time, Chris is back with Dr. Jeremy James of the Aspen Club Back Institute and backforever.com and they’ve co-authored The Younger Next Year Back Book: The Whole-Body Plan to Conquer Back Pain Forever. 

 

Melinda Roalstad, MS, PAC, is with Think Head First, a medical clinical practice that specializes in providing individualized care and management of the recovery process for mild traumatic brain injury. Melinda joins us  to talk about a whole-body approach to brain health overall, creating resilience through a strong immune system, and to healing post-injury.

 

 

Dr. Michael Kagen joins The Mountain Life. Dr. Kagen is a Board Certified Specialist in Internal Medicine who offers concierge primary care for patients in Park City and the surrounding areas joins the show. https://www.kagenmd.com/

Journalist Dawn Raffel joins the show. She writes a true story about the humanity of putting babies in a sideshow -- from Atlantic City to Coney Island to the World Fairs; and in doing so, saves the lives of thousands of premie babies around the turn of the 20th century. Her new book: The Strange Case of Dr. Couney: How a Mysterious European Showman Saved Thousands of Babies. 

Linda Perkins of the Park City Cooperative preschool at the Park City Library, now in its fourth decade joins to talk about the preschool program offered to enrich children and their parents! 

Dr. Tara Cousineau joins us to talk about how the science of compassion can heal your heart and your world.  Whatever happened to kindness anyway? Cousineau is a social entrepreneur and a clinical psychologist. She joins me to discuss her new book, The Kindness Cure.  Kindness, as it turns out, is a happiness fix and now the science on kindness confirms ancient wisdom. 

 

 

Lynn Ware Peek speaks with Erica Tingey, a national champion cyclist, in both road and mountain biking. Tingey is a Park City local and the founder of Women in the Mountains womeninthemountains.com, she joins to talk about bringing her love of mountain biking to women (and even some men!) of all ages and abilities and how she and her coaching staff can help transform your skills. 

 

Pages