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CPSC Announces Recalls

Posted: 05/29/2008 - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction.

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Plans For New Medical Services Unveiled In Hazard

Posted: 05/29/2008 - Advanced medical services will soon be available at new medical facility right here in Eastern Kentucky. Officials with the new ARH Medical Mall unveiled some of their future plans Thursday.

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CPSC Issues Recalls

Posted: 05/28/2008 - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer products. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

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Skin Cancer Screening

Posted: 05/04/2008 - Summer is just around the corner, and the American Academy of Dermatology says more than 116,000 new cases of melanoma will develop this year.

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PMC Soars in Saving Lives

Posted: 05/01/2008 - Pikeville Medical Center exceeded its goal of blood donations during the spring blood drive by 117%!

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Blood Center Giving Away $1,500 in Free Gas

Posted: 04/18/2008 - Blood donors who give blood to the Kentucky Blood Center April 19-May 2 will be automatically entered into drawings to win some of the $1,500 in free gas the blood center is giving away to donors.

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Family Is Grateful For Community & COTA

Updated: 04/16/2008 - An organ transplant can sometimes cost more than a half million dollars. The Children's Organ Transplant Association, known as C.O.T.A. is helping one south eastern Kentucky family with some on the bills

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Family Raising Awareness For Organ & Tissue Donation

Posted: 04/10/2008 - Every year, an estimated three thousand people die while waiting for an organ transplant. Four young ladies in Eastern Kentucky hope to keep a family member from becoming a part of that statistic by raising money and awareness for organ and tissue donation.

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Supplement Recall Raises Concerns In Kentucky

Posted: 04/09/2008 - Following a federal recall of two dietary supplements, the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) has issued a health advisory for consumers who may have ingested the products and could be at risk for illness.

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Another Company Recalls Blood Thinner

Posted: 03/21/2008 - A manufacturer of the blood thinner heparin initiated a nationwide recall Friday because some products may contain a potentially dangerous contaminant.

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President's Challenge

Posted: 03/20/2008 - America get ready to get in shape! That word from President Bush on Thursday as he unveiled the National President's Challenge that seeks to encourage Americans to become more physically active in addition to eating better.

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Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines Released

Posted: 03/20/2008 - The American Cancer Society, the American College of Radiology, and the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer have released the first-ever joint consensus guidelines for colorectal cancer screening.

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Drug Abuse Treatment Center Opens

Updated: 03/18/2008 - Many eastern Kentuckians have high expectations for a new drug abuse treatment center in Clay County.

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Children Seatbelt Safety

Updated: 03/06/2008 - It's one of the leading causes of death for children, but it's preventable. Every year children die in car crashes because they are not buckled up. This isn't the only risk kids face.

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Flu Widespread Across Kentucky, Nation

Posted: 03/03/2008 - Doctor's offices and hospital emergency rooms are overcrowded with sick people as flu-like illnesses have hit their highest level in years. Kentucky is among 49 states reporting widespread flu activity.

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