Contact Us
Health

Health - Page 8

112783745
OGphoto/ThinkStock
[

5 Signs You’ve Got Spring Fever

There's a fever going around that's highly contagious and it affects absolutely everyone and everything. Nothing is immune, the young, the old, our pets, wild animals even our environment...

Read More

147083364
Kevin Visel/ThinkStock
[

Sunday March 13th ~ Check Your Batteries Day

While you're changing the time on all the clocks in your house, you should also check your batteries in smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. It could save your life. 

Read More

fsis.usda.gov
fsis.usda.gov
[

Perdue Recalls 9000 Packages Of Chicken Nuggets Sold At Hannaford

4,530 pounds of chicken nugget products (produced for Applegate Farms) have been recalled because it may be contaminated with plastic pieces. 

Read More

Category: Health, Utica-Rome News Tags:
Mother using a comb to look for head lice
Jovanmandic/ThinkStock/TSM
[

Watch Out For Possible Mutant ‘Super Lice’ Outbreak Here In New York

A recent outbreak of super lice has spread to 25 states across America. Is it heading to New York?

Read More

Category: Health, Health News, NY News Tags: ,
Lifebouoy in the pool
Pitchayarat/ThinkStock/TSM
[

Two Rome YMCA Life Guards Come to a Young Man’s Rescue

When Steve Townsend let people know in the Facebook Group "People and Place of Rome" that two lifeguards from the YMCA in Rome had come to the rescue of a young boy who had been injured nobody really seemed surprised. Comments flooded in below the post with nothing but positive words about all the lifeguards and staff. There are two in particular that deserve a little extra credit for their quick efforts.

Read More

477573354
damedeeso/ThinkStock
[

American Cancer Society Relay For Life Event In Boonville

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of the North Country will hold a free kickoff for the annual event on Thursday, March 10th at 6 PM at the Boonville Elks Club, 13054 Route 12 in Boonville. This year’s event has a sports theme - ‘Celebrate. Remember. Score A Cure!’.

Read More

Christopher Furlong, Getty Images
Christopher Furlong, Getty Images
[

5 Tips To Clean Those Forgotten Household Areas

Spring may be a month away, but its never too early to be thinking about spring cleaning. Here are a few areas you might be forgetting about and some tips on how to get them the cleanest.

Read More

DSC_1879
[

CNY Online Job Fair Featuring The Arc, Oneida-Lewis Chapter

Townsquare Media is helping the Central New York Workforce get back on the job or find a better one. It’s the CNY Online Job Fair featuring open positions at The Arc, Oneida-Lewis Chapter.

Read More

Category: Health, Utica-Rome News Tags:
466063799
wanderluster/ThinkStock
[

Keeping Pets Safe In Cold Weather

If it's too cold for you, then it's probably too cold for your pets to be left outside. Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer.

Read More

Category: Health, Utica-Rome News Tags: ,
Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images
Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images
[

How To Avoid Injuries From Snow Shoveling

Shoveling snow can be some amazing exercise. However, it can also cause a ton of injuries. Here's how to avoid many of those common snow shoveling injuries. 

Read More

Category: Health, Weather Tags: , , ,
141095549
VILevi/ThinkStock
[

Frostbite – What Is It And How To Prevent It

With a high temperature of 0 on Saturday, we hear an awful lot about frostbite. What is it? Know the warning signs and what actions to take to protect yourself and your loved ones.

Read More

Category: Health, Utica-Rome News Tags: ,
464939479
ThinkStock
[

Five of the Germiest Places in Your Home and How to Clean Them

There is no question that germs live everywhere. You can clean every square inch of everything and you still won't be able to avoid the inevitable. Some places where germs gather are pretty obvious, but there are some areas of your house that you probably don't even think of. These areas happen to be some of the germiest in your home.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your 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 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 just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://bigfrog104.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your 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.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Big Frog Rewards Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Big Frog Rewards Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.