Adults usually have two or three colds a year, according to the CDC. Children have even more. It’s the season for cold and flu. You start seeing coworkers and friends disappear as they wrestle with coughs, plugged sinuses, and fevers. We’re going to take the hour to talk about prevention, treatment, and flu shots, as well as traditional remedies to soothe the symptoms we suffer through.
Dr. Kalamaoka’aina Niheu (Kanaka Maoli) – physician and on the Standing Rock Medic and Healers Council
Anne White Hat (Sichongu Lakota) – herbalist and owner of White Hat Herbs and Native botanicals
Capt. Thomas Weiser – medical epidemiologist at the Portland area Indian health Service
Break music: I See Si (song) RiverFlowz (artist) RiverFlowz Rural Recordings Malruk (album)