Have questions about why life expectancy and health vary so widely in the East Bay?

Our scheduled guests include former Alameda County public health director Dr. Anthony Iton, who is now senior vice president of healthy communities for the California Endowment in Oakland, and Larry Adelman, co-director of California Newsreel in San Francisco, and the creator and executive producer of "Unnatural Causes," a documentary series about health inequities broadcast by PBS.

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