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Health in a Heartbeat

Audio Sweet drinks suppress stress response, causing habit-forming consumption
July 28, 2015

 

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Ever had that afternoon craving for a sweet, bubbly soda? A study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism found that sweetened drinks suppress cortisol, a hormone that causes stress responses in the brain. The researchers say these stress-suppressing effects could be habit-forming and could enhance […]

Animal Airwaves

Audio Lauding good citizens
July 1, 2015

 

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The moniker “Good Citizen” doesn’t just apply to humans these days. Your canine buddy can achieve the same distinction. The American Kennel Club’s Canine Good Citizen, or CGC, program trains dogs to be model companions, both at home and in the larger community. Dogs that pass certifying tests […]