Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Word of the Day – Sept. 1 – Enceinte

Adjective: Enciente  (en-SEYNT)Definition: Pregnant; with child.Example sentence: There are places where women who are enceinte are given meals free and no questions are asked.
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Word of the Day – Sept. 14 – Ersatz

Adjective: Ersatz  (AIR-sahts)Definition: Being a usually artificial and inferior substitute or imitation.Example: If I'm going to eat ice cream, I want the real thing,...
Dee Dee - Health Tip

Health Tip – Oct. 28 – Drinking More Fluids Could Lower Men’s Bladder Cancer...

Men who drink plenty of low-sugar fluids may reduce their risk for bladder cancer, new research suggests.Although the reason for the association between fluid...
Dee Dee - Health Tip

Health Tip – May 2 – Sleeping Problems, Pollution and Alzheimer’s Risk

Two separate studies have identified additional risks for Alzheimer's disease. Preliminary results from an investigation performed at Washington University School of Medicine in St....
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Word of the Day – July 14 – Flumadiddle

Noun: Flumadiddle  (fluhm-uh-DID-ul)Definition:1. Utter nonsense.2. Worthless frills.Example sentence: After months of political speeches, promises,  and mud-slingning, the public will tire of all the flumadiddle.

The Hot Tub Giveaway Musings From Dee Dee

There are many aspects of my job that make it fun and gratifying, but none as much as the times when Great Lakes Radio...
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Word of the Day – Feb. 9 – Shivoo

Noun: Shivoo  (shi-VOO)Definition: A boisterous party or celebration.Example sentence: For my 61st birthday, my husband planned a big shivoo and invited all of my...
Dee Dee - Health Tip

Health Tip – Oct. 22 – Are You a Sugar Addict?

An extraordinary collection of statistics assembled from many studies suggests just how dysfunctional Americans’ relationship with sugar has become. Incredibly,  Americans consume 130 pounds...

Health Tip – June 21 – Are You Getting Enough Zinc?

Want to encourage healing, boost your immune system, and help protect against vision loss? Then consider zinc. This mineral plays an important role in...

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 30

Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives. In all the years at Great Lakes Radio, I have given a...