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Recent and upcoming guests on Dr. Karla's show:

August 8 | Dr. Karla discusses "Stress Management"

Susan Smith Jones, PhD, a monthly guest of Dr. Karla, is a world-renowned health and fitness consultant, motivational speaker, and author of over 30 books on a myriad of health-related topics.

Hosted by Dr. Karla Calumet of Healing Arts Institute LLC

Here's to Your Health! is a contemporary Catholic health program that brings you the latest in healthcare trends and breakthroughs. The program hosts best-selling authors along with local practitioners to help you understand the choices you have in your own health journey. Dr. Calumet looks at the biopsychosocial aspects of health along with the Catholic perspective and the role of spirituality in your health. During each live program, text your questions for Dr. Karla to 515-223-1150!

Airing Wednesdays at 9:00 AM and 9:00 PM

Dr. Karla Calumet is a Ph.D. medical health psychologist with a Master's in Health Administration. Her most recent research was on "Breast Cancer, Mana'olana/Hope, and the Experience of Native Hawaiian Women." Dr. Calumet focuses on preventative approaches to health and how we can support the strengths of individuals in their health journey. ​Learn more about the scope of her work by visiting Healing Arts Institute LLC.

Listen to this week's show:

August 15 | Mike Vasquez, "Clinical Management Amidst the Opioid Crisis"

August 22 | Dr. Alan Moy, "Alzheimer's Disease"

Michael Vasquez, with wife Rose Marie, founded St. Gregory Centers, Inc., which provides “the most advanced substance abuse program in America.” Through its proprietary cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) program, St. Gregory Retreat Centers have served over 8,000 patients, 25 percent of whom suffered addiction to heroin or prescription painkillers. Mr. Vasquez founded one of the first fully implemented electronic medical record systems in America (1990); the first real-time Medicare processing capability for hospitals (1997); Harbor View Medical, now Regenexx (2012); and Opioid Clinical Management, Inc. (2017). He is the recipient of numerous awards.

2018 30 Episodes and Counting

Dr. Alan Moy founded the John Paul II Medical Research Institute, which uses adult stem cells for regenerative medicine and for treating orphan and degenerative neurological diseases and cancer; and is co-founder of the pro-life biotech company Cellular Engineering Technologies. Dr. Moy is renowned for his research in vascular biology, inflammation, gene delivery, and tissue engineering; and is a tenured and adjunct faculty member in the Departments of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Iowa. 

In addition to the bio highlights above, Dr. Karla is faculty for the Masters of Public Health program at the University of Liverpool and The University of Roehampton, London, and serves as adjunct faculty in Health Law and Ethics at Boise State University. One area of her research examines how positive psychological factors influence physical health. ​

This episode's resource link:

The Holmes-Rahe Stress Inventory

​Here's to Your Health!

Dr. Ray Drury, author of The Best-Kept Secret in Health Care, is a world-renowned Upper Cervical Chiropractor who specializes in treating patients with the most serious diagnoses. A national and international keynote speaker, he regularly teaches people how to add years to their life and life to their years.

July 18 | Dr. Ray Drury, "Upper Cervical Care and Pain Management"

August 1 | Dr. Susan Smith Jones, Kitchen Gardening: Rejuvenate with Homegrown Sprouts

July 25 | Dr. Bob Shreck, "Breast Density and Legislation Passage"


Dr. Bob Shreck, a private-practice oncologist and US Army veteran, co-founded the Medical Oncology and Hematology Association (MOHA), whose physicians serve Mercy and Iowa Methodist hospitals in Des Moines and 22 hospitals in central and southern Iowa. He represents medical oncology on the Iowa Medical Cannabidiol Board, and is a member of Iowa Army of Pink, which offers free presentations on density issues. Dr. Shreck can be contacted at, and also recommends the website resource