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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.

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Dec 5, 2022

When a disaster such as a tornado, flood or fire occurs, it’s easy for friends, neighbors and community to offer assistance to those in need. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has been a disaster that’s created ripple effects that are much harder to identify. Mental health is a ripple effect that many continue to...


Nov 28, 2022

Christmas, while officially just a one day holiday, often becomes much longer, especially if you have travel to be with friends and relatives. Christmas is an exciting time for children as well as an opportunity for adults to help them learn about family traditions, understand the importance of giving and receiving...


Nov 21, 2022

With the gift-giving season drawing nearer, mental, physical and financial stress may be increasing – especially considering the cost of almost everything is higher than last year. Kansas State University family resource management specialist Elizabeth Kiss (kish) says focusing on what makes the holidays special for...


Nov 14, 2022

Diabetes is a disease that occurs when blood glucose – or blood sugar – is too high. It affects about 37 million Americans. November is National Diabetes Month, a time for education and outreach for this costly disease. K-State Research and Extension has a health and wellness program to help participants...


Nov 7, 2022

This time of year, a Kansas State University food safety specialist says food pantries, food banks and soup kitchens really appreciate gifts of food, money and time. But the generosity of donating food also needs to be accompanied by the gift of safety and health. Londa Nwadike, who holds dual appointments with...