Posted in Health

World AIDS Day

Covenant Hospice will host a free program to the community tonight at 7 p.m. in honor of World AIDS Day. Located at the The Courtyard…

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Something to be Thankful for

While most expecting parents plan for their baby to enter the world they probably think of: potty training, baby’s first tooth, college tuitions etc. When…

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Really? Drunken gummies

Vodka-soaked gummy bears, a do-it-yourself alcoholic candy, are becoming a national trend. Why can’t they just put in it in their orange juice like Aunt…

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Posted in Caring Health

Are foster children being medicated like schizophrenics?

 The New York Times cited a study published in the Pediatric Journal that appears to reflect that. And keep in mind: All of the programs…

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Posted in BP Disaster Health

IN Cover: Ills of the Spill

IN reporter Jeremy Morrison spent a month traveling the gulf coast attending meetings and listening to stories of people worried about the impact of the…

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Weight Loss coaching is effective

Obese adults who received weight loss coaching via phone, Web, and email contact, as well as support from their primary care providers often lost a…

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Posted in Health Politics State & National News

Florida could be litmus test for Health Care Reform

Florida has a regulation requiring insurance companies to spend at least 80 percent of premiums on medical costs. Could this upend efforts to implement health-care…

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