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Study Finds High Number Of Deaths Linked To Excessive Drinking

A new study from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) finds excessive drinking accounts for nearly 1 in 10 deaths.

06/26/2014

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Large Fear Center In Brain May Affect Anxiety In Children

New research is showing the brains of anxious kids might actually be different than those of other kids.

06/25/2014

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Is Sitting For Long Hours At Work The New Smoking?

The average worker spends over five hours and 40 minutes sitting at their job every day and a new study says it’s bad for your health, with some claiming the long-term effects of sitting can be as bad as smoking.

Dr. Michael Jensen from the Mayo Clinic joined Larry and John to talk about a study they conducted.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/22/2014

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New Device Could Help With Sleep Apnea

There is potential for a new device that is similar to a pace maker that would help people with sleep apnea.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/10/2014

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Common Virus Linked To Type-2 Diabetes

Researchers say they’ve found a link between a type of Herpes virus and Type-2 diabetes. They say as many as 80 percent of adults over age 40 have the virus and most don’t know it.

08/28/2012