Lulu Garcia-Navarro

Lulu Garcia-Navarro appears in the following:

In 'Hidden Valley Road,' A Family's Journey Helps Shift The Science Of Mental Illness

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Over the years, six of the Galvins' 12 children were diagnosed with schizophrenia. Robert Kolker, who has a new book on the family, says "there is a lot of hope and inspiration in this story."

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Look Good, Feel Good: Keeping Up Your Beauty Routine As Self-Care

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Taking care of your grooming can be a critical piece of your psychological health. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks to The Cut's beauty director, Kathleen Hou, about people's pandemic beauty regimens.

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Chinese Folk Music Meets Appalachian Tradition On 'Wu Fei And Abigail Washburn'

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Each a virtuoso in their own right, longtime friends and Wu Fei and Abigail Washburn team up for a tradition-blending debut album of folk music.

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Congress Has Committed $2 Trillion To Economic Relief. It's Considering Even More

Sunday, April 05, 2020

With millions suddenly out of work, U.S. lawmakers are drafting for another coronavirus relief bill. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Rep. Nita Lowey, head of the House Appropriations committee.

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State Unemployment Systems Crumple Under Unprecedented Demand

Sunday, April 05, 2020

As about 10 million Americans have lost their jobs, a scale of economic agony governments are still struggling to handle. For furloughed workers, fighting overwhelmed websites is one more indignity.

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A Historian Looks Ahead At A Transformed Post-Pandemic World

Sunday, April 05, 2020

It's changing the way we work, we live, we communicate, what we expect from our governments. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Yuval Noah Harari about what happens once COVID-19 is beaten.

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Kandace Springs Pays Tribute To 'The Women Who Raised' Her

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Kandace Springs' latest album consists of covers of the women in jazz she idolized growing up. "It's a tribute record to give back to what they've inspired me to do as an artist," she says.

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A World In Need Of Peaceful Distraction Spurs A Jigsaw Puzzle Renaissance

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Sales of puzzles are breaking records as people seek meditative ways to while away the hours at home. The pastime's not without haters, though: "even more than a chore they seem like a punishment."

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Hindered By A Pandemic, Religious Leaders Prepare For Holidays

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Leaders across faiths in the country are working to bring a sense of community to their congregations, as religious spaces shut down during a worsening coronavirus outbreak.

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What's On Your Coronavirus Survival Playlist?

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Weekend Edition wants to hear about the songs that are getting you through this difficult time. Host Lulu Garcia-Navarro kicks things off with her pick: "Rise Up" by Andra Day.

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What It's Like For Doctors On The Front Lines Of The Coronavirus Pandemic

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Dr. Kimberly Brown, an emergency room physician serving communities in northern Mississippi, talks about her experiences during the coronavirus outbreak.

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What Happens If Undocumented Immigrants Get Infected With Coronavirus?

Sunday, March 29, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with community organizer Glo Choi of the HANA Center in Chicago about undocumented workers who won't receive protection under the coronavirus relief package.

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'Save Yourself': Cameron Esposito Is Here To Help You Through Hard Times

Sunday, March 29, 2020

The comic couldn't have known her memoir would come out in the midst of a global pandemic. But her aptly titled book includes observations that feel eerily pertinent to these unsettling days.

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How Quarantine Is Changing The Way We Celebrate

Sunday, March 29, 2020

With much of the nation locked down, Americans are finding creative ways to celebrate weddings, birthdays and other events that would normally bring people physically close.

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Life Inside An Emergency Room During The Coronavirus Crisis

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Dr. Stephen Anderson of MultiCare Auburn Medical Center in Auburn, Wash., talks about working in the emergency department during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hospital Chaplains Bring Hope And Solace To COVID-19 Patients And Staff

Sunday, March 29, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Mike Yonkers, a chaplain at University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. He's counseling patients with COVID-19, their families and hospital staff.

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An Italian Doctor On Lessons Learned From The Coronavirus Outbreak

Sunday, March 29, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Giacomo Grasselli, who heads an intensive care unit at a Milan hospital.

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Yes, Pandemic Musical Parodies Are A Thing Now

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Along with pandemic memes, musical parodies are the latest online thing you can share with friends to spread a smile.

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What Does COVID-19 Feel Like? One Patient Shares His Experience

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Christopher Gonzales Lacorte of Atlanta shares his experience being presumptively positive for COVID 19 — presumptively, because the hospital ran out of tests.

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Dua Lipa Hopes 'Future Nostalgia' Will Let You Dance During Self-Quarantine

Sunday, March 29, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with the pop star and songwriter about releasing her new album, Future Nostalgia, a week early and learning to connect with an audience during social isolation.

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