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An Hour to Kill with Doc Bonn: National Family Caregivers Month

Drew University professor, author, and media analyst, Dr. Scott Bonn takes to the airwaves with a brand new crime related show, An Hour to Kill With Doc Bonn. Listeners can call in to the live broadcast to ask questions, or comment, and participate in weekly contests…yes, there are prizes! To listen LIVE Fridays at noon ET Click HERE Doc Bonn will discuss the importance and challenges of family caregiving with his special guest, the Reverend Greg Johnson, Creator Emblem Health’s “Care for the Family Caregiver” Program and member of the President’s Committee on Caregiving. National Family Caregivers Month is a time to recognize family caregivers for their good hearts and tireless support. Their love and devotion exemplify the true spirit of America. According to National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA), family caregivers provide “80% of our nation’s long-term-care services. Currently, family caregivers provide over $306 billion annually on “free caregiving services” to their loved ones.” If you are a family caregiver, take time this month to celebrate who you are, and the importance of what you are doing. While November may be …