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MPB Health provides programming and content focused on fostering healthy adults and children in Mississippi. Explore resources below for the latest healthcare news, medical advice from UMMC physicians, tasty recipes using local produce and Ed Said’s wellness videos for kids.

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Stay current on the most recent wellness news from MPB, PBS and NPR

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Listen to UMMC physicians answer call-in questions and deliver medical advice. With Southern Remedy, the doctor is always in. Listen weekdays at 11 a.m. on MPB Think Radio.

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Watch the MPB Television series of Southern Remedy, where health experts explore local medical issues

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MPB’s Ed Said puppet teaches young children to eat healthy foods and exercise through his music videos and educational tools. Visit Ed Said’s web page.

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Ed Said

Ed Said | EdVentures in Healthy Eating - Tomato | MPB

Ed Said is a children's "edutainment" project developed and produced at Mississippi Public Broadcasting. Ed is a boy who loves to learn about being healthy and is known around school for his love of raps and rhymes. This reputation has earned him the rap name, Ed Said. Ed shares his health knowledge in form of a song; download the songs, music videos, webisodes, and curriculum at EdSaid.org.

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Ed Said

Ed Said | "Tomato, My New Favorite Fruit" | MPB

Ed Said is a children's "edutainment" project developed and produced at Mississippi Public Broadcasting. Ed is a boy who loves to learn about being healthy and is known around school for his love of raps and rhymes. This reputation has earned him the rap name, Ed Said. Ed shares his health knowledge in form of a song; download the songs, music videos, webisodes, and curriculum at EdSaid.org.

Ed Said

Ed Said | EdVentures in Healthy Eating - Avocado | MPB

Ed Said is a children's "edutainment" project developed and produced at Mississippi Public Broadcasting. Ed is a boy who loves to learn about being healthy and is known around school for his love of raps and rhymes. This reputation has earned him the rap name, Ed Said. Ed shares his health knowledge in form of a song; download the songs, music videos, webisodes, and curriculum at EdSaid.org.

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Chef Rob Stinson

Watch the videos and follow the recipes as Gulf Coast Chef Rob Stinson brings fresh and healthy cooking instruction using Mississippi’s wealth of food resources. Registered Dietitian Rebecca Turner joins Chef Rob to share tips for a healthy diet.

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The information, including but not limited to, text, graphics, images and other material contained on this web page are for informational purposes only. The purpose of this web page is to promote broad consumer understanding and knowledge of various health topics. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or treatment and before undertaking a new health care regimen, and never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this web page.