In honor of Earth Day, we want to know--what is the "greenest" thing you do?
Many are lacing up for the Boston Marathon. Would you ever consider participating?
A new study claims that the closer you sleep to your partner, the happier you are in the relationship. Most people say they prefer sleeping back to back.
Getting children to eat their vegetables can be a battle, but adults can be just as picky! Are there any foods you simply won't touch?
KRBC's Nora Hartfeil chats with The Today Show's Natalie Morales about this year's Boston Marathon, the heightened security and how she plans to participate.
We're talking about catching some ZZZ's in the classroom. Do you think nap time should be built into the schedule for students?
We all know the saying, opposites attract, but in your own relationship experience--how true is it?
The nicer weather means more time spent outdoors for kids, and local doctors tend to see an increase in head injuries to accompany the change of season.
A new study suggests those in relationships may want to use caution when using sites like Twitter.
An underage Ohio girl faces charges after taking her parents keys and crashing their car. The twist--she claims she was sleepwalking.
Whether it's someone texting and driving, or someone speeding and eating, it is becoming a common sight on the road.
For many people, a diet soda is the perfect pick-me-up, but for older women who love their diet drinks, there's something new to consider--the risks of heart disease.
Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks...but how much will that cost exactly?
The gowns, the glamour, the glitter--prom season is almost upon us. And parents know, it can get expensive fast!
We're talking about a new wedding trend--updating every special detail of the big day on social media.
Do you have a lead foot? We want to know if you're the type that leaves people in the dust, and if you have a collection of speeding tickets to prove it!
What is your caffeine of choice? If we are talking about a hierarchy of caffeine levels, Starbucks coffee is king. Followed by energy drinks, like Red Bull.
Do you think Hobby Lobby has the right to refuse birth control coverage to its employees, based off personal beliefs?
Alcohol is becoming more available than ever before. Now Starbucks puts alcohol on the menu next to their coffee concoctions.
We're talking about spring! Many of us are looking forward to warmer temperatures after the winter we had. Are you purchasing plants and preparing for the new season?
There's a new study planned--using chocolate--that doctors think could potentially help our health.
Spring is officially here, and unfortunately, allergies tend to blow in with the new season. Cedar pollens are some of the biggest culprits this time of year.
It seems like visiting the library is an activity long forgotten in the digital age. But we want to know if you still check out books the old fashioned way.
It's a rule many people live by--"The Five Second Rule." If your food hits the ground, do you go for it? Or let it go?
The two-letter word is hard to say some times, because we don't want to disappoint people. So how do you deal when the pressure is on?
Friday is World Sleep Day! Are you feeling rested? Chances are, you're probably not getting as much sleep as you should.
Restaurants are switching up their menu offerings, thanks to rising costs of certain foods, like beef. We want to know, do you change up your diet when food prices fluctuate?
West Texas weather truly has been roller coaster of ups and downs. One day it can be sunny and warm, and the next, below freezing! And as KRBC's Nora Hartfeil found out, the extreme fluctuations can have an impact on your health.
It's easy to overspend at the grocery store, if you're not careful. But we want to know how you save at the check out.
A new app will help keep track of your caffeine consumption -- and answer a key question: Do you really need another cup of coffee?
A New Jersey teenager sues her parents for tuition at her private high school, living expenses, and she wants them to commit to paying her college tuition.
We want to know if you'll be hitting the polls today, or if you've already cast your ballot. Or maybe, you are skipping out this go-round?
Spring is not even here yet, but it's time to start thinking about summer. Summer camps, anyway. Do you think summer camps are a fading tradition, or will you be sending your kid this year?
During cold and flu season most of us either work in close proximity with sick co-workers, or deal with symptoms ourselves. So how do we know whether to stay home, or head in to work when we're feeling ill?
Do you communicate differently in person than on Facebook? We look at why the most introverted of people seem to open up online.
Gone are the days of cigarette breaks. In fact, many employers say you won't be considered for a job, even if you only light up in the privacy of your own home.
Many of us consider our pets to be members of the family, which means we often treat them like humans. But do you believe that your pet has feelings and emotions?
We've all been there--you wake up feeling under the weather and drag yourself to the office anyway. So why do so many of us head into work while sick?
Kids and credit cards--doesn't sound like the best mix. But at some point, they need to learn the ins and outs of money management.
Most Americans say they plan to invest their tax returns this year.
Valentine's Day, whether you love it or hate it, means big business for many industries. But now some are celebrating with "Anti-Valentine's Day" festivities.
When it comes to matters of the heart, new research reveals that height really does matter when it comes to finding a mate.
Is your significant other cheating? On your finances that is. More than half of us cop to hiding a small purchase or two.
Do you generally use credit, debit, or cash when making quick purchases? If you prefer plastic, and a thief goes on a shopping spree with your card, you could you be responsible for the charges.
Medical testing can be stressful for both the patient and family. But now, Hendrick Medical Center is introducing a new take on traditional CT scans, leaving patients feeling relaxed and even encouraged.
With several school closures and event cancellations--how are you spending this snowy Thursday?
The social network, co-founded by Mark Zuckerberg in a Harvard dorm room, turned 10 Tuesday. Now, Facebook has 1.2 billion users. So why do you log-on?
Do you think the HPV vaccine, which helps protect against the sexually transmitted infection, promotes unsafe sex among teenage girls?
More Americans are using tanning beds than previously reported.
Why did you choose to live where you do? Did climate and weather have anything to do with it?
Some Big Country pharmacists say cold medicine can be as dangerous as alcohol, if used improperly.
What are your thoughts on parental controls? Should parents just be able to trust their kids with gadgets? Or should they keep a close on on what their kiddos are doing online?
Americans plan on spending nearly $37-billion dollars to prove their love this February 14th--an average of $213 per person.
After drunken-driving charges and resisting arrest, do you think Bieber Fever is cooling down a bit?
It is cold and flu season, which means Big Country pharmacies are staying stocked with over the counter medications, but local health experts say it's easy to overdo it.
New research reveals access to guns is linked to an increase in suicide and murder.
No matter who you're rooting for, you most likely have a tradition for watching the biggest football game of the year.
Lay's is bringing back the "Do Us a Flavor" contest. What flavor would you like to see hit the shelves?
The cold weather can bring plenty of trouble, from dangerous road conditions, to freezing pipes. But Old Man Winter can also do a number on your skin, and lotion may not be as helpful as you think.
From the first contraction, to when you finally take your new bundle of joy home--how much does childbirth cost?
Controversy is stirring up after the chef at a fine dining restaurant in Chicago tweeted about the stress of crying tikes in his fancy establishment.
Experts say, now's the time to score a deal on filing your taxes.
Most shoppers say they came in at or under budget for holiday spending. What about you?
Do you think online dating is becoming the norm?
If you're starting out the new year with a cough or a sniffle, you're not alone. It is officially cold and flu season,and Big Country hospitals are seeing a growing number of patients rushing in with influenza.
Several companies are having to pay up, after some false advertising, promising easy weight loss with just a small pill.
Talking about the birds and bees can be awkward, so who should take the reigns?
Pot is now being sold legally at 18 shops across Colorado; will this be the case in Texas, someday?
Is it fair game for companies to put expiration dates on their gift cards, as long as it's printed clearly?
Big Country emergency rooms see a high volume of visitors this time of year, as cold and flu bugs tend to spread quickly in the wintertime, but the hospital should be a last resort.
Celebrations this time of year can be joyful and magical, but, for some, it can also be very stressful. How do you handle it?
This time of year, though fun, can bring high expectations, and financial pressure. So the question is--are you spending less this Christmas compared to last year?
An Abilene hospital is going digital--with medication, that is. Hendrick Medical Center is introducing a new system to track medication for patients. Nora Hartfeil has the story.
Texting and driving...It's always a dangerous combo. But our question is, who is more guilty of distractions behind the wheel---teens or adults?
This time of year most of us look forward to treats, and staying cozy at holiday gatherings. But medical professionals say it's especially important to stay active--even if it means braving the cold weather.
Many are looking forward to filling their tummies this holiday season, but some people could be celebrating in the emergency room. KRBC's Nora Hartfeil reports on why Big Country hospitals see a spike in heart-related emergency visits during this time of year.
Coffee Club: When shopping for loved ones around the holidays, do you find it difficult to pass up deals on items YOU want?
Coffee Club: Do you make your Thanksgiving spread from scratch? Or rely on a little help from restaurants to prep your meal?
When Jack Frost pays a visit, do you avoid travel? Or just proceed with caution?
With holiday gatherings filling up the calendar, catching a bug is the last thing folks want to deal with. But the cold be the culprit?
Coffee Club: When restaurants post calorie content on their menus, does it influence how you order?
Coffee Club: Should the post office deliver packages on Sundays this holiday season?
Coffee Club: If Black Friday shopping isn't your thing, many stores are offering another option: bargain hunting ON Thanksgiving Day.
When it comes to texting your significant other, what are the boundaries?
Coffee Club: Now that Halloween is behind us, it's only appropriate that we focus on the next reason to celebrate--Thanksgiving!
Coffee Club: Should students have access to free condoms at school?
Coffee Club: Have you ever held a funeral for your pet?
Are you concerned about pesticides on your food?
Coffee Club: Did you catch Nora Hartfeil and Adrian Castellano's chat about online dating?
Coffee Club: Did you catch Nora Hartfeil and Adrian Castellano's chat about keeping up with modern technology?
Coffee Club: Do you ravage the crowds to score deals on Black Friday, like Nora Hartfeil? Or do you avoid retail like the plague, much like Adrian Castellano?
Do you take supplements regularly? Which kind? If these pills are part of your routine, you might want to listen up.
We're talking about a very modern way to keep track of your money. We've all heard of online and mobile banking, but this takes it to the next level.
An Abilene hospital is taking an initiative to help people understand the ins and outs of the Affordable Care Act. As KRBC's Nora Hartfeil learned, ACA counselors are now on staff to make the process a little easier.
Which is more challenging--a day at work, or a day playing mom or dad? You may be surprised how most people answered.
We're talking about iPads and tablets. Do you use one, and find it essential for work and entertainment everyday?
We're talking about Miley Cyrus. Love her or hate her--she's everywhere these days. The question is, do you think she's out of control, or strategic with her rebellious outbursts?
We're talking about animated comedy shows. From Family Guy to The Simpsons, and several other shows, animated shows with adult humor are filling the networks.
While many associate red wine with heart health, and beer as more of a party beverage--experts are now saying that throwing back a cold one can keep you healthy!