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Medical Center competing in Pink Glove Dance competition

Updated: 10/25/2012 - We all know October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Six Kentucky healthcare facilities hope pink gloves and their dancing abilities will help them win big in the fight against breast cancer. The winning organization receives a $10,000 donation to the breast cancer charity of their choice. Frankfort Regional Medical Center has chosen the Kentucky Pink Connection if they win.

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Chef cooking up healthy lessons in a Lexington school

Updated: 09/11/2012 - School lunches across the country underwent a major overhaul this school year with an emphasis on healthier options. One school in Lexington went a step further hiring their own chef who is not only cooking up healthy meals, but teaching about them too.

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Kentucky State Police seeking teen drivers

Posted: 08/29/2012 - The Kentucky State Police are accepting applications for the 10th Annual 'Drive To Stay Alive' teen driving academy that is planned for Sept. 5 - 9, 2012 at KSP Headquarters in Frankfort.

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iPad helps child find his voice

Updated: 06/29/2012 - The Apple iPad is a must have gadget for many people. The tablet can be used to read books, play games even surf the net. Now new research at the University of Kentucky is helping a Jessamine County 5-year-old find his voice.

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What's next? Coverage for most Americans, scramble for states

Posted: 06/28/2012 - The Supreme Court has settled the legal argument. Now Americans will find out if President Barack Obama's health care overhaul will work as advertised to give coverage to millions of uninsured people while keeping costs in check, too.

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New Lexington business creating juice buzz

Updated: 06/06/2012 - We have all been told since childhood to eat our fruits and vegetables. As Amber Philpott found out a new business in Lexington is helping people to do just that, but not in the form you might think.

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Teenager's national mission to stop diabetes

Updated: 05/31/2012 - In Kentucky 400,000 are living with diabetes everyday. This weekend hundreds will come together to walk to help stop the disease. One of those taking part in the annual Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes is a young lady in Lexington who at the age of 17 is on a national mission to find a cure.

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Program inspires girl power through running

Updated: 05/18/2012 - In 2008 a new program was introduced to young girls in Lexington, the focus to not only empower them but to get them moving. The program is called Girls On the Run and its seen 1600 girls take part since it started. Saturday hundreds of girls will hit the pavement to run their first ever 5k race at Commonwealth stadium and for one mother and daughter running together will also be a first.

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FDA reviews first rapid, take-home test for HIV

Posted: 05/11/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is considering approval of the first over-the-counter HIV test that would allow consumers to quickly test themselves for the virus at home, without medical supervision.

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Kentucky Pink Connection and its link to help others

Updated: 04/27/2012 - Friday morning the Lexington affiliate of Susan G. Komen handed out $300,000 in grant money to 13 groups who are working to fight breast cancer. It is an annual event and the money handed out is that raised right here in the community. One of the groups that received a grant helps link women diagnosed with breast cancer to vital resources when they need them most.

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Heart Walk is a step in the right direction for one Lexington woman

Updated: 04/20/2012 - This weekend thousands will come together to draw awareness to the number one killer in Kentucky, heart disease. This year the 16th annual Heart Walk has extra special meaning for one Lexington woman, whose life has been touched not once but twice by heart issues. The Heart Walk is Saturday April 21st at Commonwealth Stadium. Activities start at 9 am, and the walk is at 10.

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Cardinal Hill telethon raises more than $419,000

Updated: 04/15/2012 - The 41st Annual Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital Telethon raised $419,389 on Sunday thanks to the generosity of WKYT and WYMT viewers from throughout central and eastern Kentucky.

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Think Pink: Breast Cancer Patients Being Empowered

Updated: 02/20/2012 - Cancer changes lives, but for one Lexington woman it put her on the road to a healthier life that helped her battle her illness. In this month's Think Pink segment, Amber Philpott introduces us to a woman who credits getting in the gym and working out for her road to recovery and beating cancer.

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Lexington cardiovascular researcher to run across 48 states

Posted: 02/15/2012 - William Bailey, a UK HealthCare Lab Technician and avid marathon runner, will start an epic journey on Saturday, February 18 across 48 states to prove that the Lexington community is healthy and active.

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'National Wear Red Day' to spotlight heart disease

Posted: 02/02/2012 - Go Red For Women is asking women to take action by participating in this year's National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 3. Women can wear red in support of education about heart disease, which is the No. 1 killer of women.

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