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Weight Loss Surgery Helps With Asthma Attacks

Posted On March 30, 2015

(Boston, MA) -- Weight loss surgery is being connected to fewer and less severe asthma attacks. Research from Massachusetts General Hospital shows a positive relationship between losing large amounts of weight and experiencing less asthma flare-ups. The study showed a ten-percent decrease in the amount of patients who sought emergency help for asthma attacks after…

Scientists Using Polio Virus To Treat Form Of Brain Cancer

Posted On March 30, 2015

(Undated) -- Scientists are using the polio virus to treat certain patients with a fast-growing and deadly form of brain cancer. CBS' "60 Minutes" spent ten months following the Duke University biologists doing the experimental treatment and some of the 22 participants for an episode that aired on Sunday. Donna Clegg is patient number 14.…

The Ins And Outs Of Meatless Mondays

Posted On March 30, 2015

(Undated) -- The season of Lent will end next Sunday, so Catholics will go back to eating meat on Fridays. But if you'd like to keep the tradition going year-round, many dietitians suggest trying out "Meatless Mondays." Kate Patton with the Cleveland Clinic says the goal is to decrease the amount of saturated fat in…

Health Care Worker Monitored For Ebola Hospitalized

Posted On March 29, 2015

(Omaha, NE) -- A group of Good Samaritans may be wondering about their own health after giving CPR to a man being monitored for Ebola. A health care worker under observation in Omaha, Nebraska but not in isolation is in stable condition after being hospitalized this weekend. He was out jogging Saturday afternoon when he…

Coffee Could Lower Risk Of Liver Cancer

Posted On March 29, 2015

(Undated) -- Drinking coffee is being linked to a lower risk of liver cancer. Findings from the World Cancer Research Fund suggest that drinking coffee regularly could lower the risk of liver cancer for obese patients and those who binge-drink. The study showed that both coffee and coffee extracts reduced inflammation, mainly in the liver.…

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    Sports Equipment

    Posted on March 31, 2015
    Location: VERSAILLES, IN

    Bowflex TC 10 treadclimber and Chuck Norris Total Gym both…

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    Lost Black Lab - Manchester Area

    Posted on March 30, 2015
    Location: Guilford , IN

    Lost Black Lab near Platt Road in Manchester. Friendly with…