Contact Us
Health

Health - Page 16

Traditional Butchers Back In Demand In The Wake Of The Horsemeat Scandal
[

Government Warns Of Meat Shutdown, Maybe Meat Shortage Beginning March 1

On Friday the Federal Government warned of a two week shut down of the meat industry. Spending cuts as part of the fiscal cliff agreement will not allocate money for meat inspectors on March 1, which could collapse the meat (includting pork and poultry) producers.

Read More

Category: Family, Health Tags: ,
Mollybob, Flickr
Mollybob, Flickr
[

5 Exercises That Will Improve Your Heart Health

You listen to weather updates so you know how to dress. You wash your hands so you don't get the flu. You wear your seatbelt to keep you safe in the car. You are a prevention machine. But are you working to prevent the number one cause of death for both men and women, heart disease? For American Heart Month, we're focusing on ways to avoid this preventable disease. If you want to keep your heart healthy, one of the best things you can do is weekly aerobic activity.  Here are five exercises to keep your heart strong:

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,
Warner Bros Summit Ent Warm Bodies Still Press Release
Warner Bros Summit Ent Warm Bodies Still Press Release
[

Zombies Are IN, Why, and How Have They Invaded My Dreams

Zombies are everywhere now. I saw facebook page of people that get together and do things as zombies. There is a government website that details how to kill a zombie. No, it's not like the Vampire or serial killer like Jason or Freddy.

Read More

Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images
Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images
[

Free Carbon Monoxide Detectors Available For Northland Flood Victims

An area organization continues to help flood victims in the Northland get their lives back on track.

Read More

Gym Mistakes People Make
[

The 3 Biggest Mistakes People Make in the Gym

Every week, Coach Rick Scarpulla answers questions from readers and gives advice about strength training and fitness. This week, we had a question of our own, so we asked Rick "what are the biggest mi

Category: Health Tags: ,
Justin Bieber Musical Toothbrush
youtube
[

Did You Own a Musical Toothbrush as a Child? February is Oral Children’s Health Month

Did you have a musical toothbrush?  When I was young it was the perfect ploy for a toddler to brush their teeth L O N G E R. February is Oral Children's Month and I thought it would be a perfect way to introduce a piece of your childhood nostalgia to your kids or grandchildren.  But, when I began my search for the musical toothbrush as I knew it, I was surprised at what I found!

Read More

Category: Breakfast Club, Health Tags: ,
Flu shots are recommended - Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images
Flu shots are recommended - Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images
[

Minnesota Flu Deaths Back On The Rise

A brutal flu season is showing no signs of slowing down according to a report from the Minnesota Department Of Health.

Read More

Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images
Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images
[

Free Dental Care Friday and Saturday For Minnesota Children In Need; Find Out How to Make an Appointment Here

The Minnesota Dental Association is once again presenting its Give Kids A Smile program, which will provide free dental care to kids in need on February 1st and February 2nd.

Read More

Not a picture of actual Annies pizza - Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Not a picture of actual Annies pizza - Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
[

Annie’s Homegrown Inc. Recalls Frozen Pizzas Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

While not a mainstream brand, these pizzas are shipped across the country.  We've received word that Annie’s Homegrown Inc., a Berkeley, Calif. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of frozen pizzas that may be contaminated with extraneous materials and are the subject of a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recall, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

Read More

(Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
[

TSA To Remove All Body Imaging Scanners From Airports By June

The TSA has announced that they will begin to remove all body image scanners or aka "backscatter" machines by June.  Unfortunately, they were still in operation at the Memphis airport yesterday when I flew back to Minnesota.  I can tell you from personal experience that this is an incredibly idiotic security system.  I'll get to that later.

Read More

Category: Health, Travel Tags: , ,
Flu
Lifesize
[

5 Helpful Tips to Avoid Catching the Flu

Unless you’ve been hiding out under the covers shivering, nursing a fever and clutching your achy bones, you probably know this has been a brutal flu season.

What you may not know is there are measures you can take to avoid the flu -- and most of them are pretty darned simple. So, what are they?

Read More

Category: Health Tags:
Jacobsen/Getty Images
Jacobsen/Getty Images
[

Today Is “Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet” Day for FREE with WLSSD

DON'T flush your old medications down the toilet!  That's how it gets into our water supply and affects plants, fish and other aquatic animals.  According to our partners at the Northland's News Center, you can drop them off at WLSSD  today for FREE!

Read More

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://kkcb.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 B105 TODAYS BEST COUNTRY quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on B105 TODAYS BEST COUNTRY quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!