Contact Us
Health

Health

Source:  bh88keys via flickr
Source: bh88keys via flickr
[

Law To Ban Oversized Sodas Moves Forward

Restaurant and theater goers that are used to indulging on oversized sodas might want to start paying attention to legislation that's been proposed in New York City.

Read More

(Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
(Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
[

American Idol Winner Seriously Ill

Phillip Phillips our "American Idol" winner is ill. Phillips has a congenital kidney condition that has plagued him throughout his life, requiring eight surgeries to date.  Even while he was contending for the American Idol crown, he had a stint inserted.

Read More

Category: Celebrity, Health
Justin Sullivan/Getty
Justin Sullivan/Getty
[

Study Reveals Eating Breakfast May Lower Risk of Diabetes [VIDEO]

As the old saying goes, breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but perhaps not for the reasons you think. New research actually shows that people who consistently eat breakfast have a significantly reduced risk of type 2 diabetes.

Read More

Category: Food, Health Tags: ,
Stephen Chernin/Getty
Stephen Chernin/Getty
[

New Study Suggests Aspirin May Reduce Risk of Skin Cancer [VIDEO]

Those obsessed with tanning, like Patricia Krentcil and the cast of ‘Jersey Shore,’ may have little to fear in terms of skin cancer provided they take an aspirin a day, says a new report published in the health journal Cancer.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,
hellostanley, Flickr
hellostanley, Flickr
[

Is Snoring Hazardous to Your Health?

Snoring isn’t just annoying to people within earshot, it can also be dangerous.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,
Source:  Newbirth via flickr
Source: Newbirth via flickr
[

96% Of Restaurants Exceed USDA Daily Limits

I guess we all realize this - but - here's evidence:  an 18-month study of the nation's chain restaurants show that 96% of the meals served exceed the daily limits for fat, sodium, and calories as dictated by the United States Department Of Agriculture.   This information comes even as chains have promoted healthier eating options.

Read More

Category: Food, Health Tags: , ,
DSC05136
[

Do You Know What This Is On My Tree

After the gas can mower escapade I was  sitting on my deck with a couple Buds gazing over my palatial estate when I noticed this white thing on one of our trees. I didn't know what it was, so I called in Mrs. Rayman and asked her. She wasn't sure either, so I thought maybe one of you would know

Read More

Category: Health, Lifestyle, Science
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
[

Is a Long Commute Hazardous to Your Health?

Commuting is a stressful daily activity for much of the American workforce and it is not something people enjoy doing. But it may be worse for you than you thought, since several factors involved in commuting contribute to poor health.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,
(Photo Flicker)
(Photo Flicker)
[

Here Comes The Bride All Fat And All Wide

And is this corner, weighing in at a svelte 800 pounds, the bride to be, Susanne Eman. Susan's goal is to become the heaviest woman ever to walk down the aisle, so she's waddled up to future hubby chef Parker Clark to aid her in reaching  her 1600 pound goal

Read More

Category: Events, Health, Lifestyle
(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
[

Grandma A Hopeful For Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader [Video]

A 55-year-old cheerleader named Sharon Simmons auditioned for Dallas Cowboys last Saturday.

A grandmother of two from Carrollton, joined hundreds of hopefuls during the audition for the Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Read More

Source:  redwolfoz via flickr
Source: redwolfoz via flickr
[

Should Insurance Cover Alcohol-Induced ER Visits?

Just as the Supreme Court is deliberating over the Obama administration's mandatory health care coverage, another medical insurance debate is starting to simmer:   Should Emergency Room visits that are instigated by alcohol or drug abuse be covered by the patients health insurance - or - should those costs be borne by the patient themselves?

Read More

jakecaptive, Flickr
jakecaptive, Flickr
[

Is It Healthy to Talk to Yourself?

At some point or another, most of us have caught ourselves speaking out loud to, well, no one. But although you may think talking to yourself makes you look crazy, scientists say it could actually have some real benefits.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kool1017.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Kool 101.7 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Kool 101.7 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!