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Feeling KOOL – Skin Cancer

A new report blames sunbathing and tanning beds for rising rates of skin cancer.    The acting U.S. Surgeon General issued a report about the dangers of tanning on Tuesday.  It cites a 200 percent [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–15 hours ago

Back to school

Feeling KOOL – Back to School

Our kids are going back to school this month.  Common sense can go a long way toward staying healthy in school. Teach your children the basics…   Use hand sanitizer. Give your child alcohol-based hand [...]



Feeling KOOL – Running

Running for as little as five to ten minutes a day could lower a person’s risk of heart attack or stroke.    A new study found that running less than six miles a week at [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/29/2014

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KOOL Dog of the Week – Venus (MCACC)

Her name is “Venus”, because….yeah baby, she’s got it!!  (get it?  the song….)  What she doesn’t have is a fur-ever,  ACTIVE home. Venus was found stray and no one claimed her.  She is now is [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/28/2014


Feeling KOOL – Work Those Muscles

Starting around 40, we lose about a half pound of muscle mass every year, and, unfortunately, we tend to replace it with fat. Resistance training can counteract age-related muscle loss, keeping your weight down and [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/28/2014

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Dog of the Week – Wylie!

Meet Wylie!! Wylie is an 8 month old Basenji mix, full of energy and bouncy as can be. We think Wylie is likely mixed with Chihuahua, he is only 8 months old and weighs 8 [...]


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Feeling KOOL – Lean Beef

Lean beef might help lower risk of heart disease. The American Heart Association suggests people on its DASH eating plan get their protein from plant sources like beans. Researchers at Penn State say small amounts [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/18/2014

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Feeling KOOL – Are YOU exercising?

Twenty-five percent of American adults do no exercise at all.  The Centers For Disease Control also reported Wednesday that 15-percent of all young people avoid exercise altogether.  The most sedentary states in the country are [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/17/2014

(Video) YOU GO GIRL!

I grew up with the mantra  “anything boys can do, girls can do better.”    Kacy takes this to a WHOLE NEW level. My family and I watch this show all the time.  Good Luck in [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/16/2014

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Dog of the Week – Sophia – (HALO Rescue)

Sophia is young at heart for sure…and she needs a forever home!  She needs a second chance at a comfortable and happy life. As you can see with the before and after photos, Sophie has [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/15/2014