The Current: Can Snoring Kill You, The MamaBear App, Trauma Care Saves Lives, Pool/Heat Safety

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (August 11th) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio player above to catch the whole episode featuring:

  • Hillsborough County Fire Rescue‘s Ronnie Rivera on summer safety tips including pool and water safety, grilling safety and watching out for heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke;
  • Robyn Spoto, co-founder and president of the MamaBear App, the only mobile app that tracks your kids’ social media use, location and driving habits (available in App Store and Google Play)
  • Dr. Brian Kimbrell of Blake Medical Center in Bradenton on the importance of trauma care, having trauma centers nearby in case of severe accidents, and the USF/HCA Trauma Network (Twitter: @FLTrauma, Facebook: TraumaCareSavesLives)
  • Larry Twersky, founder of 1-800-SNORiNG, on a new study proving the link between obstructive sleep apnea, chronic snoring and sudden cardiac death – and what you can do about it
Hillsborough County Fire Rescue truck (photo credit: HCFR)

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue truck (photo credit: HCFR)

The Current airs eight times every weekend on five CBS Radio stations. Don’t forget to send us your comments by Twitter at @TheCurrentCBS, by text at 56022 (you’ll receive a bounceback text confirming we got yours) or by email at, and thanks for listening!

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