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Chad And Jaclyn’s Ice Bucket Challenge [VIDEO]

We've all seen the videos by now... millions of people dumping buckets of ice water on their heads, participating in the Ice Bucket Challenge. I'm sure that some of you have too. ALS is a nasty disease. If you've never been affected by it, consider yourself lucky. My friend Amy's Dad passed away from ALS and she challenged Chad and myself to help spread awareness about ALS. Without blinking, I accepted for both of us naturally, ha!

So, without further ado... this one's for you Larry!

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An Open, Honest Discussion About Depression And Suicide [VIDEO]

With the recent of suicide of Robin Williams,  there has been a lot of talk about depression. Sometimes, when something like this happens, it's hard to know, as a broadcaster, how to address it on-air. Instead of talking about Mr. Williams wonderful career, which he undoubtedly had, we chose to go a different direction. The responsible thing to do was to deal with the main issue here... depression.

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Senator Mitch McConnell Receives Award from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation at Owensboro Health [VIDEO]

Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell was in Owensboro, Monday, to speak about the Affordable Care Act in a town hall meeting at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.

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Smart911.com Will Give You Precious, Life-Saving Seconds When You Need Them

Among the most frustrating things I see when I watch news reports about crimes is the 911 transcript. Based on the dialogue presented by whatever network I happen to be watching, I can just see precious seconds ticking away.

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Category: Health, News, Technology
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Owensboro Company at the Forefront of Ebola Treatment

The Ebola virus is one of the world's deadliest. It creates an especially aggressive form of hemorrhagic fever which, in the worst cases, will send a patient into shock before death, after bleeding internally and externally.

But an Owensboro company may have an answer.

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Owensboro Family YMCA Hosting Free Summer Zumba Party

Have you ever tried Zumba? It's a blast! The Owensboro Family YMCA is giving you a free opportunity to check it out!

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Category: Health, What's New
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Why You Shouldn’t Use a Spoon to Give Your Child Medicine

A recent study shows that using kitchen spoons to give children medicine is highly inaccurate and often quite dangerous.

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Dave Demonstrates Manual Neck Traction Device [VIDEO]

Not too long ago, I was having some issues with my neck. (And, really, that sort of thing runs in my family.) So I headed to Amazon to see if I could find anything that could relieve my pain in the neck.

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Got Burned? 5 Ways to Treat a Sunburn

The summer sun is out in full force, relentlessly attacking our skin with UV rays. Here's what to do if you get a sunburn.

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Physicist Says That Humans Won’t Be the Top Species by 2045

When I read the headline that a scientist said that human beings will lose their grip on the number one spot on Billboard's Top Species Chart in 31 years, I began to wonder.

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Uh-Oh — An Incurable Mosquito-Borne Virus Has Hit the U.S.

The little-known Chikungunya virus, which has no vaccine, has been confirmed in the continental United States. Here's what you should know.

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Early Exposure to Bacteria Could Protect Babies From Asthma and Allergies

A new study reveals that when babies are exposed to certain allergens and bacteria in their first year of life, they could be protected from allergies and asthma later.

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