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Powerade dropping controversial ingredient BVO

Powerade dropping controversial ingredient BVO

May 4th, 2014 2:54 pm by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Coca-Cola is dropping a controversial ingredient from its Powerade sports drink. Brominated vegetable oil had been the target of a petition by a teenager, who questioned its use in a drink marketed toward health-conscious athletes.

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More babies hemorrhaging after parents refuse vitamin K shots

More babies hemorrhaging after parents refuse vitamin K shots

May 3rd, 2014 5:34 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

Vanderbilt physicians have diagnosed three additional babies with a rare bleeding disorder that is becoming more common in Tennessee because parents are refusing vitamin K injections at birth.

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Health
Healthy Longevity: Aging in place

Healthy Longevity: Aging in place

May 1st, 2014 11:15 am by Marie Browning, MS, CNW

Unless there are serious health issues involved, I have no doubt that staying in one's own home for as long as possible is what most of us desire.

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Camp Caterpillar nurtures grieving children

Camp Caterpillar nurtures grieving children

May 1st, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Camp Caterpillar, a free daylong nurturing environment for children, is geared to help them better understand the death of a loved one.

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TriCityMom Health
Exercise classes, support for parents and weight loss classes available

Exercise classes, support for parents and weight loss classes available

May 1st, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

From dancing to Taekwondo, the options are nearly endless for getting in shape.

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Your guide to health for the week of May 2-8

Your guide to health for the week of May 2-8

May 1st, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

Seminars on pre-diabetes, stress, anemia, healthy family meals, and menopause being offered this week.

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Regional & National Health
Former Georgia technician falsified mammogram reports

Former Georgia technician falsified mammogram reports

April 27th, 2014 5:22 pm by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press

At work one day as a high school custodian, Sharon Holmes' hand brushed up against her chest and she felt a knot sticking out. She was perplexed. Just three months earlier, she had been given an all-clear sign after a mammogram.

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Wellmont seeks donors to fund relocation of NICU

Wellmont seeks donors to fund relocation of NICU

April 26th, 2014 5:08 pm by Hank Hayes

The Wellmont Foundation of the Wellmont Health System is looking for a $1 million donor and other contributors to help with a $2.5 million "Next Generation" fund-raising effort to relocate the neonatal intensive care unit.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - YMCA Healthy Kids Day 2014

HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - YMCA Healthy Kids Day 2014

April 26th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Timesnews.net brought the Happy Snaps photo booth to the New Kingsport YMCA for Healthy Kids Day 2014! Take a look at the fun all the happy, healthy Kingsport Kids are having in the booth at the YMCA.

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Community health fair, blood drive and fund-raisers coming up

Community health fair, blood drive and fund-raisers coming up

April 25th, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

A community health fair at Preston Hills Presbyterian Church will focus on disaster planning and emergency preparedness.

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