Join the "An Ounce and a Pound" podcast to get connected to the solutions-focused and future first world of prevention. Prevention is a word often used but less often understood. We will explore the strategies, philosophies, and applications of prevention. Enter the world of prevention to learn how to be less reactionary and more proactive. With prevention, we can reduce addiction, improve health, and create a world where we all make healthier life choices. After all; "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." ~Benjamin Franklin (This podcast is sponsored by the non-profit organization Focus on Community.) (www.focusracine.org)
Episode 3: Prevention, Politics and Activism
In this episode, we speak with State Representative David Bowen. Representative Bowen has been active in his local community and at the state level for many years. He has been a strong leader for social justice and is highly regarded for the work he...
Episode 2: A Generational Perspective
In this episode, we dive into the generational perspective of prevention. Jared Simonsen and Anna Li provide their insight on prevention and its role and impact with our most current generations. We talk about their experience in their budding careers...
Episode 1: What is Prevention and Where Do We Start?
In this episode we introduce the topic of prevention. Its a simple enough concept that often is not talked about until after something has become a problem. So what exactly is prevention and why should we care more about its importance? This topic...