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Morgantown :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-01-15 08:27:17 -0800 | health-news

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Led by four-time honorees Katie Caliendo and Chelsea Steinberg, the University of New Hampshire gymnastics team placed 15 members on the East Atlantic Gymnastics League (EAGL) All-Academic Team, the league announced Tuesday. The honored student-athletes have compiled...
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Dunbar :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-11-02 05:29:20 -0700 | obituaries-news

February 1, 2011. Today is the 110th birthday of Frank Buckles, the longest surviving American veteran of the first world war. Frank Buckles is a wonderful man, who neighbors describe as very friendly. He live on his west Virginia farm...
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Breaking News: Prayer Request for Sick Baby Pacey Moore
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Huntington :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-07-28 00:35:21 -0700 | health-news

A heavily spreading message via social networks, including Facebook and Twitter, requests recipients to pray for 3 month old Pacey Moore who is suffering from Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and admitted to the Cabell Huntington Hospital. In fact, the statements...
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Source: Examiner

Morgantown :: WV :: USA | updated 2010-12-14 04:14:43 -0800 | political-news

Gov. Joe Manchin told The Washington Examiner on Wednesday that if he is elected to the senate, he would first try to fix the health care law rather than advocate its complete repeal...I think we can look at the things...
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Breaking News: Your Non Stick Cookware May Be Giving Your Children High Cholesterol
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Charleston :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-04-10 08:40:36 -0700 | health-news

Hey everybody we all went and got our non -stick cookware which we thought would be healthier for us to use reducing fats etc not to mention easier to clean. But now it looks like we have to rethink this...
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Washington :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 20:47:59 -0700 | health-news

Sleep is an elusive entity for many – they have to rely on counting sheep jumping over stiles to help them sleep or depend on pills to force the eyes to shut and drift off into another world free from...
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Breaking News: A night-sleep of seven hours is best for the body!
Posted by: Pijush Mitra

Morgantown :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 20:48:00 -0700 | health-news

A new research conducted by an Indian-origin researcher Anoop Shankar and his team at West Virginia University, Morgantown, claimed that seven hours of sleep at night is best for us to stay fit. The study also revealed that people who...
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Huntington :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-04-17 08:37:27 -0700 | health-news

It is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder in the huntingtin gene, that produces a faulty protein instead of the normal "huntingtin" protein. The faulty protein causes damage to specific areas of the brain, that initially manifests as abnormal involuntary movements...
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Breaking News: Will Jamie Oliver's food revolution really work for Americans?
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Huntington :: WV :: USA | updated 2012-02-07 20:14:01 -0800 | health-news

The Jamie Oliver food revolution is brought to America. The city chosen for Jamie Oliver's food revolution is no doubt America's unhealthiest city. Huntington, West Virginia; the city where, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 50%...
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Breaking News: Flow of clean tap water returns to south-central West Virginia
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Charleston :: WV :: USA | updated 2014-01-17 15:50:17 -0800 | health-news

Clean water began to flow again Monday in kitchens, bathrooms and laundry rooms around Charleston, West Virginia, as authorities cleared water supplies for many of the 300,000 residents who lost access five days ago. But full use of water by...
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Breaking News: W.Va. company admits spill that tainted drinking water was more than one chemical
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Charleston :: WV :: USA | updated 2014-01-30 21:59:46 -0800 | health-news

The chemical spill that tainted drinking water supplies for 300,000 West Virgina residents involved more than one chemical, the responsible company admitted this week. The surprise disclosure came in a conversation between the president of Freedom Industries Inc., owner of...
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Source: National Public Radio

Clarksburg :: WV :: USA | updated 2014-02-27 10:45:20 -0800 | health-news

During his classes, he uses words like "neuroplasticity," avoids Sanskrit terms and sometimes shows up to teach in a suit and tie. And often, as was the case on a recent Monday at a Maryland conference center, most of his...
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Source: 24-7PressRelease

Charleston :: WV :: USA | updated 2014-02-28 01:12:35 -0800 | health-news

Surgical mesh has been around for decades...However, in the mid 1990s, the Food and Drug Administration approved the product to treat weak pelvic floor muscles--mainly in females...Transvaginal mesh is essentially a synthetic surgical mesh sling. The mesh device is utilized...
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Source: Fox

Charleston :: WV :: USA | updated 2014-03-16 00:40:07 -0700 | health-news

Debate over a powerful new painkiller ratcheted up Thursday as the head of the Food and Drug Administration defended the drug's approval and a West Virginia Senator responded with a bill to force it off the market. FDA Commissioner Dr....
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