Out & About: Ski Race and Girls Rock

This weekend there are ways to rock, ride and jam out to some original songs. Mount Ashland say the snow forecast is looking good for racing on the slopes this weekend.  This Saturday and Sunday, the Mount Ashland Racing Association will be hosting the Kaiser Cup race. Don’t miss out on your chance to hit … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: Migraine Pain

CNN — It’s estimated 36 million Americans suffer from migraines. Migraines are a neurological disorder commonly characterized by severe headaches. Medications can alleviate migraine symptoms, but there is no cure. Dr. Carolyn Bernstein from Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center says there’s not one thing we can do to end the migraines for all time at this … Continue reading »

Consumer Reports: Coffee’s Benefits

(CONSUMER REPORTS) — If you’re a coffee lover, you can perk up. Experts at Consumer Reports have reviewed the latest research and say drinking coffee has several health benefits. In fact, it may even lengthen your life, because of the antioxidants in coffee that protect against disease. Coffee, both caffeinated and decaf, is packed with … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: Food Addiction

HealthWatch — A new study shows that certain foods may be as addictive as drugs or alcohol. Researchers studied more than 500 participants. They were broken into two groups. The first group was asked to indicate, out of 35 foods with varying nutritional values, which ones they most associated with addictive behaviors. Using the same … Continue reading »

MONEYWATCH: Net Neutrality Explained

(CNN)– On Thursday, the FCC is expected to approve new rules that — depending on which side you believe — either ensure a fair Internet or smother it with unnecessary regulation. The FCC’s vote will allow it to assert extra authority over the Internet to establish net neutrality. It’s like equal opportunity for Internet speeds … Continue reading »

MONEYWATCH: Google for Best Flight Deals

(CNN)– Google’s “Flights” search tool makes finding the best airfare deal significantly easier. If you have your destination ready and your travel dates are flexible, your chances of snagging the lowest price goes up. That’s because Google Flights will present a calendar of the dates with the cheapest prices for your travel. The prices that … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: Hope Lodge

When battling cancer… patients often have to travel hundreds of miles to get the proper treatment. Finding a place to stay during treatment can be stressful and costly. That’s why the American Cancer Society funds hope lodges across the country…. a home away from home for cancer patients. Danny Shletz, Director of Hope Lodge, says, … Continue reading »

Healthwatch: Risks of Too Much Sleep

MEDFORD, Ore. — According to the study by the University of Cambridge, this risk doubles for older people who persistently sleep longer than the average of eight hours a night. For those whose sleep patterns increased from short to long over time, the risk was close to four times that of people who maintained an … Continue reading »

Taylor Swift Speaks Out

(CNN) — Taylor Swift is speaking out about why she took her own pictures of herself in a bikini and released them to the media.

HealthWatch: Down the Grocery Aisle

HealthWatch — A recent survey finds that eating a heart-healthy diet is on the minds of many Americans, but making the right food choices can be a challenge. A registered dietician takes a walk down the grocery aisle to show how some small choices can go a long ways.

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