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Free flow of racy content a headache for parents

Posted: 08/15/2013 - Comedian George Carlin joked about the "Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television," a social commentary back in the 1970s about the pitfalls of censorship.

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IKEA recalls 2 models of children's beds

Posted: 08/15/2013 - Swedish furniture chain IKEA is recalling two models of children's beds for repair, citing complaints over a metal rod that can break and potentially cause harm.

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Lexington family's journey to losing pounds together

Updated: 08/15/2013 - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 66.2% of Kentucky adults are overweight and many admit to getting no physical activity at all. Amber Philpott has the story of one Lexington family's journey and their refusal to be a part of that statistic. Why they made the decision to get healthier together and in turn saw the weight drop.

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STEAM Academy opens Wednesday in Lexington

Posted: 08/13/2013 - It's called "the most innovative school in Kentucky." Wednesday is the first day for a new school in an old school building. STEAM Academy welcomes 150 Freshmen who were chosen by lottery. We visited during orientation to see what all the excitement is about in Lexington.

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Area blood supply still in need

Posted: 08/12/2013 - The Kentucky Blood Center says the areas supply of negative blood is still in need. It's holding a special event this week in hopes of getting people to donate.

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Officer poses as teen girl to catch predators

Posted: 08/07/2013 - Kenton County officials have recently recognized the efforts of an officer who poses as a young teen on the Internet in order to catch predators.

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Reality Check: High cost of back to school shopping

Updated: 07/29/2013 - We are smack dab in the middle of summer, yet school is right around the corner and for many parents that means finding a way to pay for all those school supplies. WKYT's Amber Philpott went in search of why it costs so much and found one teacher who says she does her homework for parents to try and save them some money.

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Medi-Share's legal battle with Ky. draws to close

Updated: 07/26/2013 - A Christian health program is back in operation in Kentucky, paying medical bills for churchgoers who pledge not to smoke, drink or engage in sex outside of marriage.

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Auditor finds conflict in HealthFirst project

Updated: 07/26/2013 - A state audit has found that a Lexington agency pre-selected a project manager for a health clinic project which created a conflict of interest that could put federal funding for construction at risk.

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FDA proposes rules for safer imported foods

Posted: 07/26/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration is proposing new steps to ensure that fresh produce, cheese and other foods imported into the U.S. are safe.

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Ky. agency seeks input to improve website

Posted: 07/26/2013 - The agency that's home to most of Kentucky's human services and health care programs is seeking public input to help reconstruct its website.

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Fayette Co. sixth grader invited to White House

Updated: 07/18/2013 - Recently First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the second annual "Kids' State Dinner" at the White House and for the second year in a row a Fayette County student was on hand all because of something they cooked up. 11-year-old Regan Strehl has Type 1 diabetes and her winning recipe is one that she re-worked to lower the carb count so those like her could enjoy!

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FDA clears brain scan to diagnose ADHD in children

Posted: 07/15/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first medical scan that can help diagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children by measuring brain waves.

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