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What's Health Got to Do with It?

Maintaining gut health; defining community health

Katherine Streeter

On this week’s episode, we explore the mysteries and wonders of the gut. Gut health experts discuss common digestive disorders, the role of "good" bacteria and techniques to promote a healthy gut microbiome.


  • Dr. Jami Kinnucan, gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic.
  • Megan Riehl, clinical psychologist and co-author of Mind Your Gut: The Science-based, Whole-body Guide to Living Well with IBS.

Then, Dr. Joe Sirven and guests examine social determinants of health and how a care team model can address unmet medical needs within communities.

  • Ana Aragon, journalist and medical student at Mayo Clinic.
  • Dr. Augustine Chavez, family medicine doctor at Mayo Clinic.
  • Michael Campbell, board-certified ambulatory care pharmacist at Mayo Clinic.
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Stacey Bennett is the producer of "First Coast Connect" and "What's Health Got to Do With It?" She is a Jacksonville-based singer-songwriter who performs under the nom de plume Folk is People. Stacey holds bachelor's degrees in both political science and psychology from the University of North Florida and a master's in business administration from Saint Leo University.