Genise Shelton

Atlanta is a hub for child sex traffickers and for those who use children. This is a sad fact. Many of us come into contact with exploited kids in our neighborhoods, our schools and our community each day. How can you tell if a child being trafficked? What are the warning signs, and what can you do to help end this scourge?

Join us Saturday, December 2 at 7:30 a.m. on WCLK for The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton MD.  Dr. Shelton will be joined by Cardiologist Dr. F Michael Toca for a compelling discussion about how you can take care of your heart for a longer, healthier life. Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in America. How can you improve your odds of avoiding it? Fitness expert Genise Shelton will provide useful fitness tips for heart health, too.

Today's edition of #UPFRONT was full of Black star power. We opened the show with Emil Thomas, artistic director of Marietta's New Theatre in the Square. He talked about the company's latest production, "Bright Half Life." The show is playing now through August 5 and is centered around the marriage of two women and the moments that make a life together. 

Listen to 91.9 WCLK Saturday, April 8 at 7:30 a.m. for The CheckUp With Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD.  This program provides common sense conversation about medical issues that affect you and your loved ones.

Genise Shelton

The CheckUP With Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD provides common sense conversation about medical issues that affect you and your loved ones. On this week's program, Dr. Shelton talks about our feet and how to best take care of them so that they don't let you down. His guest is Dr. Ron Williamson.  A foot-doctor, or podiatrist, focuses on issues ranging from infections to injuries, with many things in between. In this conversation, Dr. Shelton and Dr. Williamson talk about everything from athlete's foot to diabetic complications and the perils of wearing spiked heels.