WEBE Wellness: Should We Still Be Disinfecting As Much?

WEBE Wellness: Should We Still Be Disinfecting As Much?

Over the last year, health experts have learned so much about COVID-19, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have announced that one common prevention measure previously recommended may be doing more harm than good. Recently, the CDC said disinfecting surfaces isn’t doing much as, indoors, the risk of surface transmission is very low,…

Things to Know Tuesday April 20th

Things to Know Tuesday April 20th

Lamont to lift most outdoor COVID restrictions May 1; all remaining business restrictions May 19 CT Post Two Connecticut universities requiring students to get the COVID vaccine for the fall semester WTNH Out of sight but center stage, jurors weigh Chauvin’s fate CT Post House votes 90-53 to eliminate religious exemptions for mandatory school immunizations…

WEBE Wellness: Doing Chores To Improve Your Brain Health

WEBE Wellness: Doing Chores To Improve Your Brain Health

Most of us put off having to do household chores – but besides the fact that they need to be done, it can be great for your brain! A new study shows that older adults who spent more time on household chores showed greater brain size, which is a strong predictor of cognitive health. Scientists…

Things to Know Monday April 19th

Things to Know Monday April 19th

Attorneys at Chauvin trial in Floyd death make final pitch CT Post After arrests, CT tried to revoke or reduce pensions for these former public employees CT Post Monroe residents will vote on $91.3M budget with 2.48 percent tax increase that adds services CT Post President’s jobs plan includes relief for congested highways WFSB Push…

Sophie B. Hawkins talks with Storm N. Norman

Sophie B. Hawkins talks with Storm N. Norman

Sophie B. Hawkins is playing a premier show with the Westport Chamber of Commerce this Friday night. It’s benefitting local stores and restaurants as well as the Connecticut chapter for The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Listen to the interview below. Get tickets to the concert here. Image:┬áREUTERS/Fred Prouser FSP

WEBE Wellness: The Bad Side Of Coffee

WEBE Wellness: The Bad Side Of Coffee

In a new study of the most caffeinated states in the country, Connecticut is right in the middle at #27 – not too much, not too little – just enough. And that’s where we want to be, because while an occasional cup of coffee is good for you – there’s antioxidants and the caffeine helps…

Things to Know Friday April 16th

Things to Know Friday April 16th

Feds will not be placing migrant children in CT CT Post Country music stars coming to new Bridgeport amphitheater as first announced show of 2021 CT Post Working at a Milford video store jump-started this Nickelodeon director’s career CT Post Report: Human smugglers increasingly use Facebook to advertise services on the US-Mexico border WFSB New…