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Sharing Your Bed With The Dog And Cat? Not A Great Idea

Health Matters on 965 Jack FM… our way of saying that we actually do care about you. A new study from the Mayo Clinic says that even though you love sharing your bed with your […]


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Indoors And Out: Combating Allergies

It’s weed and grass pollen time, and a lot of us are feeling the need for a sneeze. And just when we think we’ve come inside to safety from the dangers of the great outdoors, are […]


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CPAP Machines And Sleep Apnea

If someone you love is complaining about your snoring or that you sound like you just stop breathing when you’re asleep you might want to see if you have sleep apnea…


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Debunking Pregnancy Myths

Are you or someone close to you having a baby soon? Here are some pregnancy myths that have been debunked.


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Airplane Rides Are A Dirty Business

Ever felt sick after an airplane ride? Before you take your next flight, you may want to take along a little extra hand sanitizer. New research shows bacteria can hang around on airplane surfaces for more than a week.


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Lather On The Sunscreen To Prevent Skin Cancer

The sun is out, pretty much, so lather up with the sunscreen – seriously. The importance of sunscreen cannot be overstated! The number one cause of skin cancers, and aging, and damage to the skin is sun exposure.


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Fun Runs: Good For You And Good For Local Charities

We talk about fun runs all the time on Jack, but they really are a great way to commit to exercising. You must get ready for a 5k (3 miles) by doing a few laps […]


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Pollen Count, Asthma, And Allergies

A wet winter and a sudden burst of warm weather have combined to create a pollen explosion. When pollen counts go up, so do the number of new asthma cases. You only have to look […]



Science: Women Dig Rock Stars

Now there’s an actual scientific reason as to why women are attracted to rock stars. Beyond their money, beyond their thrashed hotel rooms, even beyond their throngs of attractive groupies. Women believe that men who […]



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