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5:00 Healthwatch: December 12, 2011

The chemotherapy and radiation that help save patients' lives in the battle against breast cancer come with their own costs and not all of them are physical.

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5:00 Healthwatch: December 9, 2011

Holiday spirit, it lives inside all of us in one way or another. It's the season for emotional highs and in some cases, lows. What explains it?

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5:00 Healthwatch: December 8, 2011

The next Republican Presidential Debate comes up this Saturday, right here on WWAY. Today there was some good news, health-wise, for those seeking the office, as well as for the man currently in the White House.

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6:00 Healthwatch: December 8, 2011

It's always tough to get people to eat better. One doctor is doing it not just by telling patients what to eat but showing them how to cook.

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5:00 Healthwatch: December 7, 2011

Instant noodles in a cup are cheap and convenient, but why do burn doctors hate them? One simple reason: they are sending kids to emergency rooms. That's according to a story first reported on NPR.

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6:00 Healthwatch: December 7, 2011

Parents typically want to feed their children nutritious food in the morning, but, as you may have guessed, many popular breakfast cereals are just the opposite. A new report confirms that, saying that many children's cereals have too much sugar.

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5:00 Healthwatch: December 6, 2011

Temper tantrums, even the little tykes can strike cold fear in the hearts of grown-ups with all that dreaded kicking and screaming, but the latest research finds there's more to a child's rage if you just know where to look.

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5:00 Healthwatch: December 5, 2011

This week marks National Hand Washing Awareness week. Now, before you roll your eyes, keep in mind that something as simple as cleaning your hands can protect you from a number of serious illnesses.

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6:00 Healthwatch: December 5, 2011

The old saying has it that man works from sun to sun, but a woman's work is never done. New research in this era of working mothers finds it's truer than ever.

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5:00 Healthwatch: December 2, 2011

If you're like many of us, your mother probably always told you that fish was brain food. Well new research suggests that mom was right again, of course.

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