Home » Archives by category » Featured Posts » On-Air (Page 131)

Adjective: Ecstatic  (ek-STAT-ik) Definition: Of, relating to, or marked by rapturous delight. Sample sentence: Naomi’s face was ecstatic as she accepted first prize in the essay contest.

Continue reading …

Two dietary supplements may be helpful in addressing age-related damage to the neck and spinal cord. Researchers at UCLA have shown that two natural compounds - curcumin in the Indian curry spice turmeric and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an omega-3 fatty acid found in fish oil – appeared to offset the effects of a spinal injury in […]

Continue reading …

Two Saturdays ago my favorite show in the whole wide universe Doctor Who started back up for a new season.  Last week I was a bit out of sorts (doing the news threw everything off for the week!) and I forgot to say but yeah, the new season started over the Labor Day weekend and […]

Continue reading …

Today’s Answer: Cast Away Winner: Trisha Today’s winner is Trisha!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

Continue reading …

Noun plural: Dundrearies  (dun-DREER-eez) Definition: Long, flowing sideburns. Sample sentence: Many of the Civil War reenactors were sporting dundrearies to give their costumes a look of authenticity.

Continue reading …

A new report from Tufts University suggests that higher daily doses of vitamin D – between 800 and 2000 IUs – can significantly lower the risk of fractures for both men and women age 65 and older. The research team analyzed 11 separate clinical trials that studied the effect of vitamin D supplementation in more […]

Continue reading …

Today’s Answer: When Harry Met Sally Winner: Lisa Today’s winner is Lisa!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

Continue reading …

Losing out on sleep may increase the risk of having a stroke. This news comes from a study at the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Medicine where researchers found a fourfold risk of stroke among normal-weight people who sleep fewer than 6 hours a night. None of the study participants suffered from sleep […]

Continue reading …

Adjective: Ramose  (RAY-mohss) Definition: Consisting of or having branches. Sample sentence: On a coral reef, when ramose corals grow upward, they create a structure resistant to waves and current.

Continue reading …

Today’s Answer: A League Of Their Own Winner: Tracy Today’s winner is Tracy!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

Continue reading …