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Memorial Day health tips
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/23/2008 - 4:37pm.

videoIt is a holiday weekend. It is time to relax, spend time with your friends and family, and have some fun. But, sometimes that fun can be harmful to your health.

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May is stroke awareness month
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/23/2008 - 8:05am.

videoEvery year, hundreds of thousands of Americans suffer a stroke. To help protect yourself, it is important to know the warning signs.

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Smokers quitting under the influence of friends and family
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/22/2008 - 10:10am.

For years, public health experts worried about peer pressure causing people to start smoking, but now it seems the tide has turned. Smokers are quitting under the influence of friends and family.

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Early detection improves survival rate for kidney cancer patients
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/20/2008 - 9:14am.

More than 50,000 Americans will be diagnosed with kidney cancer this year, but these days, their odds of survival have improved thanks to earlier detection.

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Several states look into moving DXM behind counters
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/19/2008 - 10:08am.

Walk into any grocery store or gas station and you'll find plenty of it. Dextromethorphan, or DXM, is a key ingredient in 120 different cold medicines.

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