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Feeling KOOL – Junk Food makes you Lazy

A researcher at UCLA in California says junk food could be making people lazy.    Biologist Aaron Blaisdell bases the findings on his study which fed two groups of rats two different diets.  The rats [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/09/2014

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Feeling KOOL – NO time to exercise?

One of the biggest excuses people make when it comes to exercising is not having enough time to do it.  But there are ways to squeeze in a workout.  More research shows short, intense exercise [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/08/2014

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Dog of the Week – Larry (AAWL)

Boxers are one of my favorite dogs!  So LARRY has a special spot in my heart.  He is a young man in search a forever home.  What do YOU think?  Can you help this guy [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/08/2014

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Celebrity Fact or Fiction with Lea Thompson

Lea Thompson is in town the Phoenix International Film Festival promoting her movie The Trouble With The Truth. She took some time out to join Smasher and Maria for Fact or Fiction.  

94.5 KOOL FM–04/07/2014

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Feeling KOOL – Asthma

What was an unusually wet winter for much of the country is expected to give way to a bad allergy season.  When pollen counts go up, typically the number of new asthma cases does too.  [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/07/2014

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Celebrity Fact or Fiction with Greg Proops

Greg Proops joined Smasher and Maria for Celebrity Fact of Fiction this morning.  He is performing at Stand Up Live tonight and tomorrow.  FUN!    

94.5 KOOL FM–04/04/2014

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Feeling KOOL – Insomnia and Strokes

People with sleep disorders are at a much higher risk of strokes.  New research published in an American Heart Association journal shows that insomnia boosts the chances of getting a stroke by more than 50-percent.  [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/04/2014

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Feeling Kool – The Sun and your Weight

Basking in morning sunlight can help you control your weight.    A new study says people who are exposed to morning sunlight are more trim than folks who get more afternoon sun.  Researchers with Northwestern [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/03/2014

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Feeling KOOL

Turns out people who run a lot of miles each week don’t live any longer than people who don’t exercise at all.    WHAT???   And according to a new study, both groups die sooner [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/02/2014

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Whiskey Flavored Milk – Straight from the Cow

A number of cows close to the Auchentoshan Distillery in the Scottish Highlands have begun producing whiskey flavored milk as a result of sustainable practices. The Scottish whisky industry has a reputation for using barley [...]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/01/2014