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Radio stations are free to use clips from any of the episodes below. 

A selection of fully produced segments are made available weekly on the "For Radio Stations" page at the K-State Research and Extension news page, where previous Sound Living episodes are stored.

Captioned episodes are available on our Sound Living page on YouTube.

Jun 19, 2018

The summer months are a perfect time to try new fruits and vegetables. They’re fresh, abundantly available, and typically less expensive than at any other time of the year. K-State Research and Extension nutrition specialist Sandy Procter looks at eight healthy summer fruits, vegetables and drinks that taste great and...


Jun 19, 2018

Millions of rural residents face limited choices and low quality in their retail food options. An important source of healthy rural food access is the retail grocery store. Unfortunately, these rural businesses are struggling and many are closing their doors. David Procter, Director for Engagement and Community...


Jun 5, 2018

Every year an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect or exploitation. However, experts believe that for every case of elder abuse or neglect that is reported, as many as 23 cases go unreported. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was launched June 15th, 1966, to raise awareness of the...


May 29, 2018

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drowning ranks fifth among the leading causes of unintentional injury death in the United States. On average, 10 people die every day from unintentional drowning. Of these, two are children under the age of 14. As swimming pools open for the summer,...


May 22, 2018

Research indicates four factors strongly predict happiness and well-being: health, economic stability, work or productive interests, and family relationships. As part of its “Culture of Health” initiative, K-State Research and Extension family resource management specialist Elizabeth Kiss (kish) says they’re...