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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


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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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


Feeling KOOL – Women + Stress = Weight Gain

Stress may be a key risk factor for women when it comes to weight gain.  Researchers at the Ohio State University found women who are stressed either at home or in their jobs have slower […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/14/2014

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Feeling KOOL – An Apple a Day

Apparently an apple a day can do wonders for your sex life.  A new study suggests women who eat one to two apples per day enjoy better sex than those who don’t.  Researchers in Italy […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/11/2014


Feeling KOOL – Alzheimer’s Disease

British scientists say they’ve identified ten blood proteins that can predict the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.  Their finding could pave the way for a blood test to determine whether someone will develop the brain-wasting disease.  […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/08/2014


Feeling KOOL – Older Men’s Diet

Older men may gain a boost physically, mentally and socially if they eat a diet rich in meat and fish, according to a new study from Japan. This study of more than 1,000 older adults […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/07/2014


Feeling KOOL – Parkinson’s Disease

Regular walking may help control Parkinson’s disease.  A recent study looked at people 60 and older with moderate Parkinson’s who take a specific medicine to control their symptoms.  The participants walked three times a week […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/03/2014




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