Health Matters, Television for Life

Health Matters, Television for Life

Teresa Lukens, hostYour opportunity to talk directly with physicians, nurses and other regional experts about the health issues that are important to you. Teresa Lukens hosts this monthly conversation and viewers are encouraged to call, text or email their questions for the panel.

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Our Most Recent Health Matters Program

Teen Suicide – Thursday at 7 pm/8 Mtn

Teen Suicide – Thursday at 7 pm/8 Mtn

1 out of 5 Washington teens said that they had seriously thought about suicide.


Sabrina Votava
Spokane Area Field Coordinator
Youth Suicide Prevention Program

Andrew Seely LICSW, CMH
Frontier Behavioral Health

David Crump PhD
Director of Student Services
Spokane Public Schools

Jill Royston MA
NorthEast Washington ESD 101
Student Assistance Specialist
North Central High School

Important Numbers

 First Call for Help (FBH) Spokane 509-838-4428
 First Call for Help (FBH) Toll free 800-273-8255
 The Trevor Project (LGBTQ Youths) 866-488-7386
 Crisis Text Line: 741-741
 Veteran’s Crisis Line 800-273-8255 and press 1

Helpful Links

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Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery

Spokane surgeons answer your questions about plastic surgery.

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Emergency Medicine

Inside Spokane's ER and Urgent Care facilities.

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Veterans' Health

Spokane VA care providers explain services for area vets.

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The Complete Health Matters, Television for Life Topic List:
(Titles A to Z)



Active at Any Age
Affordable Care Act
Alzheimer's: A Bridge to Hope
Alzheimer's (2012 edition)
Autism: Unraveling the Mystery
Baby and Me
Backs and Bones
The Battle Within: Autoimmune Diseases
Brain Injuries
The Brain (2014)

Chronic Pain
Complementary Medicine
Dental Care
Depression: Matters of the Mind
Diabetes: Living Beyond the Limits
Early Childhood Development
Eating Well
Elder Care
Feeding Kids
Fit Kids!

Healing Healthcare: Prescriptions for Reform
Healthy Eating (2014)
Healthy Holidays with Chef LJ Klink (2013)
Healthy Holidays (2012)
Healthy Holidays (2011)
Hips, Knees, Backs & Bones
Just Sleep On It
Kick that Habit
Living Longer
Man and Machine
Men's Health

Mental Health
Mind-Body Connection
M.S. & Parkinson's
Nip and Tuck
Obamacare Basics
Parenting a Healthy Teen

Sex Ed
Suicide: From Pain to Prevention
Teen Health
Veterans' Health
Vision Quest
Winter Activity
Women's Worries