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Report: VA Gave Millions In Bonuses As Vets Awaited Care

Posted On June 11, 2014

(Asbury Park, NJ) -- A new report shows the troubled Veterans Affairs health system handed out more than 100-billion dollars in bonuses to executives and employees over the past three years. The "Asbury Park Press," a New Jersey newspaper, did some digging around and found that the incentives were given out even as federal inspectors…

Married Men Visit Doctors More Often Than Single Men

Posted On June 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Married men are heading to the doctor's office more often than single men. However, Doctor Daniel Sullivan with Cleveland Clinic says it's not always their own doing.   A new survey showed about three-quarters of married men are more likely to go to the doctor compared to single men. With the help of…

CDC: Diabetes On Alarming Rise

Posted On June 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Diabetes continues to make alarming gains in the U.S. The CDC reported Tuesday that almost 30 million Americans have diabetes, and one in four don't know it. Weight loss and moderate physical activity are seen as key in preventing people with prediabetes from developing type two diabetes.

Skin Moles May Predict Breast Cancer Risk, Study Says

Posted On June 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Two new studies show that women with a large number of skin moles have a higher risk of developing breast cancer. Researchers in France followed nearly 90-thousand women for 18 years. Women who reported having "very many" moles had a 13-percent higher risk of breast cancer. In addition, researchers from Indiana University and…

Study Finds Red Meat, Breast Cancer Link

Posted On June 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Women who eat a lot of red meat are more likely to develop breast cancer, according to a new study. Researchers looked at the eating habits and medical records of nearly 90-thousand women over a 20-year period. They found that women who ate more red meat had a 22-percent higher risk of breast…

  • Pet Patrol

    2 Lost Cows

    Posted on July 30, 2014
    Location: Mt. Sinai, Indiana

    2 Lost Cows in the Mt. Sinai area. Male is…