Options Available in Treating Addiction

Addiction is a disease that affects nearly 76 million people. While alcohol and substance dependence and abuse greatly affect the physical and psychological health of the user, it also affects loved ones. This month, “Informed” is featuring some of the latest findings in treating addiction. Host of series, Rob Lowe, will introduce a variety of options available that can best treat individuals that suffer from addiction and their specific needs. This segment will also shed light on services and treatments available to those who have loved ones that are experiencing negative effects of addiction.

“Informed”, with Rob Lowe, will be developing an upcoming segment for Breast Cancer Awareness this fall

In an upcoming segment of Informed with Rob Lowe this fall, viewers will watch as we explore Breast Cancer Awareness. This segment will explore the medical effects of breast cancer, what science can tell us, and the importance of early detection.

For many survivors and families of survivors, they have battled the devastating effects of breast cancer. In America, as of 2017, there will be over 200,000 new cases of invasive breast cancer. The aftermath can be insurmountable and quite devastating. As women and men fight for a cure, we take the time every fall, during October, to bring more awareness to the importance of finding a cure to breast cancer.

With the iconic pink ribbon and countless marches, Breast Cancer Awareness has become one of the most recognizable awareness months. While it is undoubtedly well known, it is vital that the conversation continues and the importance of early detection is continuously stressed.

Reversing Diabetes by Tackling Unhealthy Lifestyle Choices

According to recent statistics, over 29 million people in America have been diagnosed with diabetes; and they’re sick of it. See how people are taking charge of their health and reversing diabetes by implementing programs that tackle unhealthy lifestyle choices. This program and more will be featured in the latest “Informed” series with their host, Rob Lowe.

The technology behind high-speed internet connectivity is discussed on “Informed” with Rob Lowe

On an upcoming episode of “Informed,” Rob Lowe takes on the internet. The program will discuss the technology behind the connectivity of today’s high-speed internet. In 2017, many Americans take the internet for granted. Nowadays, you can access your favorite website in seconds, from your home, your car, in the city and in the country, but it wasn’t always this way. The production team will talk to computer scientists, IT specialists, computer engineers, and other experts in the field about the advances in internet connectivity in recent years.

Are you old enough to remember how sluggish the internet used to be? Do you recall the days when you had to wait minutes for your internet to connect? Did you ever lose your connection because a loved one picked up the phone and tried to place a call while you were browsing the web? Kids today won’t remember the early days of the internet, but many others do. How did we go from slow, unreliable internet services to the high-speed, click and load capabilities that we have today? The program will answer these questions and more on an upcoming episode of “Informed,” an educational series created in association with Public Television and PBS member stations.

Green Practices in Landscape Architecture are covered on “Informed” with Rob Lowe

Green Practices in Landscape Architecture are covered on “Informed” with Rob Lowe

Landscaping helps transform spaces. The use of greenery can make any ordinary walkway or yard something special. Well chosen plantings in the right color can add texture, pattern and interest any home or office. This is also true inside as well as outside. Thoughtful flowers and other organic materials can help people feel comfortable as well as more relaxed and even more productive. Making sure that all such greenery is chosen with care in a way that is environmentally friendly is the subject of a new episode of Informed with Rob Lowe. This segment of the PBS show delves deeply into new practices that are helping to revolutionize all areas of landscaping architecture. Officials today have created innovative ideas in recent years. Such advances now allow growers to offer clients greenery that looks wonderful and remains sustainable at the same time.

Making a Greener World

In the latest episode of Informed, Lowe talks with those who are working hard to come up with new solutions to common landscaping problems. They know that growers want to offer more variety and color. They also know that suppliers also want to provide designers with varied materials that are entirely sustainable and do not require the use of harmful pesticide and other chemicals that may harm the environment. Thanks to their investigative efforts, many customers can now count on access to products that are completely green at stage of the production process.

Implementing Marketing Strategies to Save Time & Money

More and more, businesses are implementing marketing strategies that not only save them time and money, but is more efficient on the back end as well. Automated marketing allows companies both old and new to establish themselves in areas that will help them grow their business with little to no effort on their end. More details on this breakthrough technology will be featured in the latest “Informed” segment hosted by Rob Lowe.

The world of Publishing is discussed on a new “Informed” episode featuring host Rob Lowe

The world of Publishing is discussed on a new “Informed” episode featuring host Rob Lowe

The world-famous television star from the 1980s has decided to delve into the world of public broadcasting. Rob Lowe hosts the popular television series called “Informed” and tries to draw attention to issues that are important to the fabric of modern society. In a recent episode, he discusses the world of publishing and draws back the curtain on an industry that many people think is shrouded in mystery.

Everyone reads books but few people understand the process that is required to take an idea from the pages and bring it to the shelves of a bookstore. It can be challenging to find a publishing company that will even take the time to review someone’s work, much less decide to publish it. Many people rely on an agent to help find a publisher that is willing to invest their time and energy in a project. Even once the book has been published, the promotional efforts can take their toll. People may be asked to travel all over the country doing readings from their book and signing copies just to get people to take an interest in their work. The complicated steps and facets of the publishing industry and discussed further in this episode.

“Informed” with Rob Lowe is a widely acclaimed public television series that is filmed in high-definition. It is reviewed to meet quality standards prior to broadcast to a national audience. The show has been recognized for its exceptional work through multiple awards.

Safety, Staffing & Services Involved in Exotic Animal Transport

Exotic animal transport is the topic of the latest “Informed” series created for Public Television. The segment will discuss the safety, staffing, and services involved in international travel that allow people to encounter animals from across the globe. Golden Globe winner, Rob Lowe, hosts the show.