Trishna Begam, NEWS10 ABC

Trishna Begam

NEWS10 ABC

Albany, NY, United States

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Past articles by Trishna:

Hurdles of providing mental health resources at schools

Focus on school building security has been paramount following mass shooting incidents like the Texas Elementary school tragedy. The attention is also shifting to the mental health resources available throughout school districts. → Read More

How to talk to your kids about Texas school shooting

Some parents will have to answer difficult questions about the elementary school shooting in Texas. The conversation for each family will sound different around the dinner table. → Read More

Parents turn to social media to search for baby formula

Finding baby formula has become like a hunt for buried treasure. Desperate parents across the Capital Region are continuing to turn to social media to find the goods. → Read More

Local doctor’s recommendations for extreme heat

A sudden change in temperature can be dangerous for people who are unused to the heat and at risk for heat exhaustion or heatstroke. → Read More

PODCAST: On The Story with Trishna Begam: Nocturnal Cookies

Nocturnal Cookies is a local cookie delivery service in the Albany area. They deliver freshly baked cookies to your doorstep. This week Wendy Wright discusses how she came up with the idea for the Albany market, how she started her own business with limited knowledge of running a small business and the pandemic related roadblocks […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Bare Blends

Annie Berdar is this week’s guest. She is the co-founder and creator of Bare Blends smoothie bar. Annie’s path to starting up her own company was a unique one. She went to school in the Capital Region for molecular biology and chemistry with the intention of pursuing a career in medicine. The future held another […] → Read More

PODCAST: On The Story with Trishna Begam: COVID testing confusion

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Episode 39 of On The Story with Trishna Begam features Tom LaPorta from St. Peter’s Hospital. LaPorta is the Microbiology Line Manager at the hospital and helps us understand the fundamental differences between PCR testing and rapid testing. He also breaks down why one test is more accurate, and when to […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Omicron

Dr. Tomoko Udo, an Associate Professor at Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, School of Public Health, University at Albany joins me for a discussion about the Omicron variant, what is known about the variant, and what researchers are still trying to find out. → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: NAMI Alliance on Mental Illness

Episode 33: NAMI The Mental Health Alliance ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Wendy Burch, the Executive Director of NAMI in New York State, the National Alliance on Mental Illness discusses the challenges in the mental health community, how to get help, and the resources needed to reach more people. Wendy was featured in part of a […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Forest Park Cemetery

Episode 32: Forest Park Cemetery Lydia Kulbida discusses her special report on Forest Park Cemetery, why the cemetery is open to the public one day a year, and where its scary reputation originated from online. → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: The Organ Trail

Episode 31: The Organ Trail ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Mark Scotch, 65, of Wisconsin is biking the “Organ Trail” to raise awareness about kidney disease, living donors, and how he maintains an active lifestyle with one kidney. In episode 31, Mark shares why he decided to donate one of his kidneys after a chance encounter […] → Read More

Candidate for Gloversville mayor talks the issues with NEWS10

On November 2nd, voters in Gloversville will decide whether to re-elect Vincent Desantis as mayor or choose republican William Rowback, Jr. → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Apple Picking

Episode 30 : Apple Picking Michael Basedow is a tree fruit specialist with Cornell Cooperative Extension and works with the Eastern New York Commercial Horticulture Program. An apple expert, he discusses everything you need to know about apple picking this season including how this year’s crop is doing, the best varieties, which are best to […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Fall Foliage Report

Episode 29: Fall Foliage Report Fall Foliage season is here. Eric Sheffel from Empire State Development joins me to discuss how I LOVE NY puts together their Fall Foliage Maps. You can find the maps and the interactive resource Eric discusses at the link below. I LOVE NY My 2nd guest is Fred Breglia of […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: PFOA Settlement

Episode 28: PFOA Settlement (NEWS10) — In 2015 the residents of Hoosick Falls discovered their drinking water was contaminated by a nearby manufacturing facility with a toxic chemical known as PFOA. This month, residents received news that a settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit with the manufacturing companies about the effects of […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Sleep

Episode 26: Sleep (NEWS10) — Episode 26 features an interview with Dr. Boris Medarov whose expertise is in sleep disorders. Dr. Medarov works with patients at Albany Medical Center’s Sleep Clinic. In this episode, Trishna talks about common sleep problems, how to get better sleep, and healthy sleep habits we should consider. → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Covid and Kids

Episode 25: Covid and Kids (NEWS10) – Two local pediatricians, Dr. Jeena Madden of St. Peter’s Health Partners and Dr. Jim Saperstone with Community Care Physicians, discuss the new Delta variant of COVID, the impact on children, the risks of hospitalization, and what needs to happen in order for schools to reopen safely. → Read More

Schenectady County offers 3rd dose of COVID vaccine for immunocompromised patients

Schenectady County offers 3rd dose of COVID vaccine for immunocompromised patients → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: Veteran’s View on Afghanistan

Episode 24 : Veteran’s View on Afghanistan Bryn Reynolds is this week’s guest. He is a U.S. Army Veteran who served 25 years in the military. In that time he had several combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. In this episode, he discusses his experiences in Afghanistan, his reaction to the Taliban takeover of the […] → Read More

PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam: The Plumb Oyster Bar

Episode 23: The Plumb Oyster Bar (NEWS10) — An interview with Heidi Knoblauch, owner of Plumb Oyster Bar. Heidi discusses running a small business in the middle of a pandemic, how she was able to hang on to her employees, and her unique perspective through multiple lenses of being an entrepreneur, scholar, and banker. → Read More