The American Urological Association changed course on the once ubiquitous PSA test, calling for this prostate exam only for the high-risk men ages 55-69. In younger and older groups the risk outweighs the benefits, the […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/09/2014


Feeling KOOL – FLU Foods

They say to feed a cold and starve a flu.  BUT if you eat these foods during cold and flu season, it oculd mkae you feel worse. – Fruit Juice : contains a lot of […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/08/2014


Feeling KOOL – Headaches

Tame tension headaches by rubbing peppermint oil, Tiger Balm, or white flower oil into your temples.  All three remedies contain menthol, which has analgesic properties. Feeling KOOL is brought to you by Barrow Neurological Institute […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/06/2014


Feeling KOOL – Genetic Testing

Would YOU want to know? Genetic testing is finally cheap and useful enough for the general public.  For just $99, you can assess your genetic risk of 120 diseases at 23andme.com or go to the […]

94.5 KOOL FM–01/03/2014


Feeling KOOL – S.W.A.K.

Kissing under the mistletoe is a holiday tradition. Eating it is not, because mistletoe has a reputation as being poisonous. Yet many of us know someone who ate a berry or two as a kid […]

94.5 KOOL FM–12/20/2013


Feeling KOOL – Preventing Diabetes

Preventing Diabetes:   Did you know: – Shedding 5% of your body weight can lower your risk by 70% – You should de-stress and unwind every day to avoid a spike in blood sugar – […]

94.5 KOOL FM–12/19/2013


Feeling KOOL – Cold is HOT!

Take advantage of Winter’s chilly temperatures and move your workout outside to increase your fat burn.  A small study found that a type of fat cell known as brown fat can sense the cold.  To […]

94.5 KOOL FM–12/04/2013

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Here’s Your Thanksgiving Dinner Calorie Counter

Use the Thanksgiving calorie calculator to total your Thanksgiving feast calories. The counter will tell you how far you must travel in steps, miles and kilometers to walk off dinner.  If you’re like me, you […]

94.5 KOOL FM–11/27/2013


Feeling KOOL

‘Okay, now do 100 of those’. Instead of flailing away at gym, enlist the help – even temporarily – of a personal trainer. Make sure you learn to breathe properly and to do the exercises […]

94.5 KOOL FM–10/08/2013


Feeling KOOL

Brush up on hygiene. Many people don’t know how to brush their teethproperly. Improper brushing can cause as much damage to the teeth and gums as not brushing at all. Lots of people don’t brush […]

94.5 KOOL FM–09/26/2013




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