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Female Alzheimer's Gene

Posted: 01/12/2009 - New research about Alzheimer's, scientists say a genetic variant that increases the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease appears specific to women.

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Another Rabid Raccoon In Carteret County

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Officials say the raccoon fought with three dogs in Mill Creek. The is the sixth rabid raccoon report in Carteret County since June.

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More Children's Products Will Require Lead Testing

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Next month children's products will be required to undergo lead testing before they are sold, including clothing. The Consumer Products Safety Commission has released information detailing what this means for thrift and consignment stores.

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Child Safety Seat Recall

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Britax is recalling some of its car seats because they could fail to properly secure children in the event of a crash.

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Toxic Coal Ash Piling Up In Ponds In 32 States

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Millions of tons of toxic coal ash is piling up in power plant ponds in 32 states, a practice the federal government has long recognized as a risk to human health and the environment but has left unregulated.

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Weight Loss Pill Warning

Posted: 01/08/2009 - The FDA says the products have undeclared drugs that could be harmful to your health.

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Brain Pacemaker Helps Parkinson's, But With Risks

Posted: 01/07/2009 - Parkinson's sufferers who had electrodes implanted in their brains improved substantially more than those who took only medicine, according to the biggest test yet of deep brain stimulation.

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Conquering The Common Cold

Posted: 01/07/2009 - Lots of people swear that a steaming cup of tea or other hot drink helps ease the sniffles, aches and pains of the flu or common cold. Now, researchers have put the claim to scientific test.

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Nursing Industry Desperate To Find New Hires

Posted: 01/06/2009 - Please, please accept a high-paying job with us. In fact, just swing by for an interview and we'll give you a chance to win cash and prizes.

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The Power Of Vitamin D

Posted: 01/02/2009 - New research suggests a Vitamin D deficiency could increase a person's risk of developing cardiovascular disease.

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Alcohol And Alzheimer's Study

Posted: 01/02/2009 - New research about why drinking alcohol, in moderation, can be a health benefit.

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Longer Lashes

Posted: 01/02/2009 - A medical breakthrough that women may be interested in, the FDA has approved the first drug to promote eyelash growth.

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CNN - Rivers Polluted After Sludge Spill

Posted: 12/30/2008 - The Environmental Protection Agency has found high levels of arsenic and heavy metals in two rivers in central Tennessee that are near the site of a spill that unleashed more than a billion gallons of coal waste.

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Trying To Prevent Lymphedema After Breast Cancer

Posted: 12/30/2008 - Hospitals in about a dozen states are testing whether some simple steps, such as arm-strengthening exercises, could reduce the risk of one of breast cancer's troubling legacies — the painful and sometimes severe arm swelling called lymphedema.

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Study: Teenage Smoking Down In North Carolina

Posted: 12/29/2008 - Programs designed to reduce teenage smoking in North Carolina are having an effect, based on the numbers from a new study by researchers at the medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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