Welcome to Speaking of Wellness with Janelle Allbritton, MPH

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November 19, 2019 • Shai stephenson is hungry for change

More Mass Shootings Than Days in 2019 So Far

Ms. Stephenson's hunger strike began on September 1, 2019, and ended on November 12, 2019.

SCOTUS granted the families of the Sandy Hook victims the right to sue Remington, the gun manufacturer.

She continues to work to prevent gun violence.

Listen and be inspired.

Visit her website HERE.

November 12, 2019 • Sammy Ravelo on veterans and wellness

Sammy Ravelo, Public Servant: Vet... Cop...Rep?

Sammy Ravelo is a veteran and retired NYPD Lieutenant.

He and his campaign manager, Zach Gordon, discuss wellness in the community he aims to serve as the new U.S. Representative for New York's 16th congressional district. He is challenging Rep. Eliot Engel in 2020.

November 5, 2019 • Ruth hassell-thompson, RN on health care

Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital

Ruth Hassell-Thompson has a long, deep history with Mount Vernon. See her Wikipedia page HERE.

Today we started the discussion on Montefiore's decision to move its base of operations in Mount Vernon from the hospital to a new facility that will be built on Sandford Blvd.

This is Part 1 in a series.