Cincinnati Edition http://wvxu.org en Information on a local clinical trial looking to reduce damage and death from brain trauma injuries http://wvxu.org/post/information-local-clinical-trial-looking-reduce-damage-and-death-brain-trauma-injuries <p>An estimated 1.7 million people sustain traumatic brain injuries each year in the United States, and more than 50,000 of those individuals die from their injuries. New research is being conducted to reduce the number of deaths and permanent disabilities caused by head trauma. Joining us to discuss one current clinical trial are <strong>University of Cincinnati College of Medicine</strong> Associate Professor of Surgery and trauma surgeon with <strong>UC Health</strong>, <strong>Dr. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 29754 at http://wvxu.org Information on a local clinical trial looking to reduce damage and death from brain trauma injuries A statewide look at the support and opposition to Charter Schools http://wvxu.org/post/statewide-look-support-and-opposition-charter-schools <p>The debate over charter schools in Ohio has heated up, and several schools and the organizations that run them are currently under investigation. Proponents of charter schools point to them as an option for parents seeking schools that best suit their children. Critics say the schools siphon funding from local public school districts and that many produce poorer academic results than traditional public schools. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 29755 at http://wvxu.org A statewide look at the support and opposition to Charter Schools Locals complete world's toughest foot race http://wvxu.org/post/locals-complete-worlds-toughest-foot-race <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:13:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 29722 at http://wvxu.org Locals complete world's toughest foot race Need for more minority health care providers http://wvxu.org/post/need-more-minority-health-care-providers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:00:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 29668 at http://wvxu.org Need for more minority health care providers Behind-the-scenes of this year's LumenoCity http://wvxu.org/post/behind-scenes-years-lumenocity <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>The amazement that is <a href="http://lumenocity2014.com/"><strong>LumenoCity</strong></a> returns to <a href="http://washingtonpark.org/"><strong>Washington Park</strong></a> next weekend. The event was so successful last summer, this year itÂ’'s been expanded to three performances, will include an all-new visual and music program by the <strong><a href="http://www.cincinnatisymphony.org">Cincinnati Symphony</a> and <a href="http://www.cincinnatipops.org/Home.php">Pops Orchestras</a></strong>, and provide multiple opportunities for audiences to watch, listen and experience. Joining us to explore what goes into the making of <strong>LumenoCity</strong> is <strong>Cincinnati Symphony and Pops Orchestra</strong> Vice President of Communications <strong>Christopher Pinelo</strong>, along with <strong>Steve McGowan</strong> and <strong>Dan Reynolds</strong>. Their creative design and production company, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/BraveBerlin"><strong>Brave Berlin</strong></a>, creates the digital animations, choreographed to the music of the CSO, that are projected onto the&nbsp; front of <strong>Music Hall</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:30:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 29623 at http://wvxu.org Behind-the-scenes of this year's LumenoCity