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Local men ditch razors for Movember, No-Shave November

Men go back to their roots to raise awareness about men's health issues
11/22/2014 02:38 PM EST
What do President Abraham Lincoln, naturalist Charles Darwin and Spanish surrealist Salvador Dali have in common with Rich Uncle Pennybags of Monopoly board game fame? 
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Ask Dr. K: Some medicines can slow joint damage for RA suffers
11/21/2014 06:47 PM EST - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I have rheumatoid arthritis. Can you explain what is happening in my body to cause such uncomfortable symptoms? Full Story

Local experts say fundraising, research are key in fighting Alzheimer's disease
11/17/2014 01:59 PM EST - The numbers are daunting: More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease, and that number could more than triple by 2050. Full Story

Ask Dr. K: Allergies likely culprit of nasal polyps
11/14/2014 04:31 PM EST - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I think I have a nasal polyp. Will I need to have surgery to remove it? Full Story

Get the facts: The effect of Alzheimer's by the numbers
11/14/2014 04:31 PM EST - Alarming rate Disease rate on the rise Another American develops Alzheimer's every 67 seconds. Full Story

March of Dimes study grades states for pre-term birth rates
11/08/2014 04:00 PM EST - The percentage of babies born prematurely fell to 11.4 percent in 2013, its lowest level in 17 years, according to an annual March of Dimes report released last week. Full Story

Ask Dr. K: New Ebola drug 'cocktail' promising
11/07/2014 05:01 PM EST - DEAR DOCTOR K >> Like everyone, I'm afraid that the Ebola virus could spread in the United States. Full Story

Ask Dr. K: Many ways to improve IBS symptoms
10/31/2014 05:04 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I have irritable bowel syndrome with alternating constipation and diarrhea. Full Story

On the fence about getting a flu shot? Doctors say get one now
11/03/2014 09:18 AM EST - The answer to "When should I get a flu shot?" is easy: Right now. "And sooner rather than later, at this point," said Wilma Salkin, infection prevention coordinator at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. Full Story

Highs and lows: Running with diabetes requires special gear, mindset and teamwork
10/26/2014 01:21 PM EDT - DALLAS — If you're an athlete who happens to have diabetes, being part of a 233-mile relay team involves more than stamina. Full Story

City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

READING, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Full Story
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Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift set for 2014 AMAs

Is this the American Music Awards or the Australian Music Awards? Iggy Azalea, who was born Down Under, is the lead nominee at Sunday's show. Full Story