drinking water http://wrvo.org en Quench your thirst for knowledge about water consumption http://wrvo.org/post/quench-your-thirst-knowledge-about-water-consumption <p>We hear all sorts of recommendations when it comes to drinking water: drink 6-8 glasses of water a day, drink fluids when you have a cold and drink still water instead of flavored water or soda. All this advice is enough to make your head spin -- and your bladder swim.</p><p>This week on <em>Take Care, </em>Dr. Stanley Goldfarb discusses some <a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2013/09/michelle-obama-water-initiative-96703.html">common misconceptions about water consumption</a> in part two of his interview. Goldfarb is a professor of medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He has a specialty in renal electrolyte and hypertension, and is a leading expert in the topic of water consumption.</p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear the second part of our interview with Dr. Goldfarb.</strong></p><p> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 23:01:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 52652 at http://wrvo.org Quench your thirst for knowledge about water consumption Myths about water consumption debunked http://wrvo.org/post/myths-about-water-consumption-debunked <p></p><p>There are many theories about water consumption: but are they true? Is carbonated water as healthy as still water? Should you drink more fluids when you have a cold ? This week on WRVO's health and wellness show "Take Care," hosts Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen,&nbsp; speak with Dr. Stanley Goldfarb,&nbsp; professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.&nbsp; Goldfarb debunks some of the myths about drinking water in part two of his interview.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 09:38:00 +0000 WRVO News 52543 at http://wrvo.org Myths about water consumption debunked Water sale ban appealed http://wrvo.org/post/water-sale-ban-appealed <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>Environmental groups won a court injunction last year against the village of Painted Post, preventing them from continuing water shipments for fracking operations in Pennsylvania.</p><p>The case was brought before the State Supreme Appellate Division Court in Rochester recently, with officials from the town in Steuben County vying for a different outcome.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:08:41 +0000 Kate O'Connell 51859 at http://wrvo.org Water sale ban appealed How much water does the body really need? http://wrvo.org/post/how-much-water-does-body-really-need <p></p><p>Taking a water bottle to the gym or drinking a certain amount of water each day may seem like good choices.&nbsp; But do they provide health benefits? This week on WRVO's health and wellness show "Take Care," hosts Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen speak with Dr. Stanley Goldfarb, professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Goldfarb explains what his research has shown about why water is so important to the body but how you may not need as much of it as you think.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:34:00 +0000 WRVO News 52307 at http://wrvo.org How much water does the body really need? Skaneateles undecided about hydraulic fracturing http://wrvo.org/post/skaneateles-undecided-about-hydraulic-fracturing <p>The Finger Lakes are buzzing these days with the debate on hydro-fracking and many communities want it banned.&nbsp; Thursday night the town of Skaneateles held a public forum to give residents the chance to speak their minds about a proposed law to prohibit the controversial process for natural gas drilling.</p><p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:09:02 +0000 Matt Johnston 17926 at http://wrvo.org Skaneateles undecided about hydraulic fracturing