Contact Us
Health

Health

Photo courtesy of FDA
Photo courtesy of FDA
[

Kraft American Singles Cheese Recalled

As school begins, this is one recall to pay close attention to.

Kraft American Singles Cheese has been recalled.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: , ,
Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

Grand Haven’s Farmer’s Market has an Education Station This Morning

The Grand Haven Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Grand haven Farmer's Market today from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., with a special twist.

Read More

happy kid playing video games
iStock
[

Video Games May Help Kids Live Better, Happier Lives

Video games, when played in small amounts, may turn out to help children become more well-adjusted, according to a new study.

Read More

Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images
Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images
[

Some Allergy Medicines may be Causing you Harm

I have had allergies all my life.  Hay fever it was called. It used to begin around August 15 and rage on until a good frost.  I can remember being so miserable throughout the end of summer.

Read More

Aaron P. Bernstein, Getty Images
Aaron P. Bernstein, Getty Images
[

Harmful Algae Blooms Unlikely to Affect West Michigan Water

Toxic algae blooms affected the drinking water in Toledo over the weekend making it unsafe to drink and causing a two-day do-not-drink advisory.

Toledo's drinking water comes from Lake Erie.

West Michigan's drinking water comes from Lake Michigan.

Most experts agree the same harmful algae blooms are unlikely to affect drinking water that comes from Lake Michigan.

Read More

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
[

New YMCA To Be Built In Cascade Township

The plans for a new YMCA in Cascade has been approved.

Read More

LaughFest
[

Gilda’s LaughFest Announces it’s Fifth Anniversary Dates

As fast a this summer seems to be going, March, 2015 will be tomorrow!  But, seriously folks, March, 5 - 15, 2015 will be the 10 funniest days of March, as the nation’s first-ever, community-wide festival of laughter, Gilda’s LaughFest, announced this morning that those are the dates for their fifth anniversary and laughter. 

Read More

Wavebreakmedia Ltd
Wavebreakmedia Ltd
[

Hand, Foot And Mouth Disease On The Rise In Kent County

The Kent County Health Department is reporting an increase in the incidences of Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease in Kent County.

Read More

Laurenda Marie Bennett/http://laurendamarie.com/
Laurenda Marie Bennett/http://laurendamarie.com/
[

Blueberry Season: Watermelon Blueberry Mint Salad

By Laurenda Marie Bennett

It’s very likely I ate more watermelon making this watermelon bluerry mint salad than what actually ended up in it.

Plus, it's blueberry season in Michigan!

Read More

Steve Frost, ThinkStock
Steve Frost, ThinkStock
[

Michigan Ranks 32nd in U.S. for Overall Child Well-Being [Infographic]

Michigan ranks 32nd in the 25th annual KIDS COUNT report on overall child well-being from the Michigan League for Public Policy.

The report ranks all 50 states and considers education, economic well-being, health, and family/community.

Read More

Grand Rapids Fireworks 3
[

800 Researchers From 36 Countries in Grand Rapids This Week

Another large conference/convention is here in Grand Rapids, and it's a real feather in our hat to have it here this weekend.

Read More

Stephen Ausmus/U.S. Department of Agriculture
Stephen Ausmus/U.S. Department of Agriculture
[

Cook Well During Barbecue Season with These BBQ Tips

It's summertime and that means grilling season.

The Ad Council and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has a new online tool through the Food Safe Families campaign to raise awareness about proper grilling techniques and the dangers of food poisoning risks.

Read More

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

*Please note that your points, 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.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!