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Waistline size may link to migraine headaches

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New research finds that waistline size may be linked to a person's odds of experiencing migraine headaches. Full story...
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Doctors get closer to understanding the common cold

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Is there a cure for the common cold? Not yet, but doctors are one step closer today thanks to a genetic unmasking of the cold virus. Full story...
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Colors can affect the way we think

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New research from the University of British Columbia provides the strongest evidence yet that colors can even change our thinking patterns. Full story...
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Knowing how to eat healthy on a budget

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videoIt is a dilemma everyone faces at the grocery store; eating healthy on a dime. WWAY News Channel 3 found some tips for nutritious meals that will not bust your bank account. Full story...
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Certain acid reflux medication may be dangerous for some heart attack patients

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There is new concern about the possibility of a dangerous drug interaction in some heart attack patients. Full story...
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Diabetes study shows blood sugar levels affect memory

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People with diabetes face a higher risk for dementia, but a new study finds their memories may take a hit even years before clinical problems develop. Full story...
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Fewer complications associated with paperless hospitals

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Hospitals that have fully automated systems are better for patients than traditional hospitals with paper-based records, new research finds. Full story...
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American Heart Association updates its guidelines on treatment for strokes

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For the first time in 15 years, the American Heart Association has updated its treatment guidelines for strokes caused by bleeding in the brain. Full story...
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Migraines and mentall illness may go hand in hand

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Doctors studied more than 600 people with migraines and found they were at higher risk for a variety of mental health disorders, including depression, panic attacks and phobias. Full story...
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Call in to speak with over sixty doctors at Tuesday's Health Hotline

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Here at WWAY, we are gearing up for our annual Health Hotline with the New Hanover - Pender County Medical Society. Full story...
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In vitro fertilization success may be dependent on age

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For couples having trouble conceiving a child, In vitro fertilization methods can prove highly successful new research finds. Full story...
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Getting less sleep may equal more colds

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Do you find yourself catching more than your fair share of winter colds? One solution might be to get more sleep. Full story...
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Misbehaving teenagers tend to have problems with finances and depression later in life

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Teens who act out in school are more likely to experience wide-ranging problems as adults. That is according to a new study that tracked adolescents for 40 years. Full story...
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Salmonella outbreak includes North Carolina

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A nationwide Salmonella outbreak has hit 42 states including North Carolina. Full story...
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Health fair offers screenings

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Staying healthy was the tip for the day at an area health fair on Saturday. Full story...
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