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"Eat Your Heartland Out" with Capri Cafaro ~ Dr. Rachel Levine

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Eat Your Heartland Out is a series dedicated to the rich, yet often overlooked, culinary depth of the American Midwest. We will debut the show tomorrow night, and here to tell us all about it is the host of the show, Capri Cafaro. ~~~ More shoppers are buying Impossible Burgers, Beyond Meat and other meat alternatives made from plants. Now, smaller businesses are jumping on the trend, too. But as Harvest Public Media’s Seth Bodine reports, while the industry is gaining traction, public perception is one of the biggest obstacles to more growth. ~~~ In an excerpt of the Conversations on Healthcare podcast, we hear from Dr. Rachel Levine, assistant secretary for health at the US Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Levine is the first transgender presidential appointee approved by the Senate. Among the topics are transgender legislation, telehealth for rural areas, and the latest news on COVID vaccinations.