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What Are We Drinking?

You've heard about the "What Are You Drinkin'" contest on Big Frog 104 with Matt & Polly Wogg, but now there's new research about what we are drinking. We all have our favorite beverages, and with summer on the way, we'll be drinking more of them.

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Special Blood Drive In Utica This Afternoon

At Big Frog 104, we always share blood drive event information with you and hope you can roll up your sleeve and help. There's a special blood drive going on this afternoon in Utica.

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Keep The Bugs And Zappers Away From Food

It's picnic and backyard barbecue time, and the bugs are hungry...for you! Now research recommends that you keep electric bug zappers away for your food. Even though we haven't yet officially begun the "Frog Days of Summer", after Memorial Day Weekend, it's the summer season.

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If You Work Outside, Be Careful Of Heat Stroke

Whether you work construction, on a farm, landscaping or just spend time exerting yourself in the summer heat, you need to be careful to avoid heat stroke.

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Good Idea To Vaccinate Your Pets Against Rabies

As we've reported in past weeks, there have been several confirmed cases of rabies in Oneida County. Now the Oneida County Health Department is urging pet owners to make sure their pets receive the rabies vaccine.

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Local Healthcare Professionals To Be Honered

You may have a favorite physician, nurse or other healthcare practitioner who you feel goes above and beyond for your health. A number of local healthcare professionals, maybe one of yours, will be honored next month.

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Consumer Alert On Dole “Seven Lettuces” Recall

At Big Frog 104, we like to keep you aware of consumer alerts and product recalls. Now, Dole is recalling its "Seven Lettuces" packaged salads.

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No Pink Slime In Price Chopper Ground Beef

We've all heard the recent news about so-called "pink slime" meat filler, which doesn't sound very appetizing. Price Chopper Supermarkets wants to reiterate that its ground beef does not contain any such substances.

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One Third Of Us Take A Daily Nap

Many of us take a nap now and then, and a new study has the facts. According to a recent Pew Research Center Study reported on Asylum.com, 34 percent of Americans admitted that they took a nap during the past 24 hours.

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New Hartford Indoor Walk This Thursday

It's a busy "Heart" week ahead, as this Thursday you can participate in the New Hartford Indoor Walk, and pre-register for "America's Greatest Heart Run &Walk". The American Heart Association's Heart Run & Walk is this Saturday, and the weekend begins with the 41st Annual WIBX Slocum Dickson Heart Radiothon Friday and Saturday.

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Roll Up Your Sleeve For The American Red Cross

There are a number of blood drives this weekend, and the American Red Cross needs you. It begins today with a Blood Donor Drive this afternoon at the New Hartford Fire Department on Oxford Road, New Hartford from 1 p.m. - 6p.m.

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A Brew May Be Good For You

Ok, before we start breaking out the 12-packs, a new study now shows that beer may have similar health benefits as red wine. We've long heard that a modest amount of red wine a day may be good for our health, and apparently researchers are getting similar results with beer.

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