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ACL Reconstruction after age 40

Posted: 02/09/2009 - It used to be that doctors only repaired the knee injury in young people because people over 50 weren't active enough to need surgery. But now, as more and more people are staying physically active later in life, the philosophy on who should have surgery is changing.

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Ga. Senate panel considers food safety changes

Posted: 02/09/2009 - State lawmakers are considering new food safety rules in Georgia, where a peanut plant has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened hundreds of people nationwide.

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FBI helping FDA investigate salmonella outbreak

Posted: 02/09/2009 - The FBI says it's helping with a federal investigation of a Georgia peanut plant linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened hundreds of people nationwide and may have contributed to eight deaths.

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NYC landmark goes red

Updated: 02/06/2009 - The Empire State Building is in the red -- but it has nothing to do with finances.

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Shingles shot shortage

Updated: 02/05/2009 - If you've ever had the Shingles, you know just how painful it is. But now there's a preventative vaccine. It's called Zostavax. However, the vaccine is in short supply. Some local pharmacies do have the vaccine. One of them is Terry's Pharmacy in La Follette.

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Dangers associated with cardiac imaging

Posted: 02/05/2009 - Knoxville (WVLT) - According to a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the use of cardiac imaging, can expose patients to high doses of radiation.

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Obama signs kids' health bill

Posted: 02/05/2009 - President Barack Obama has signed a reauthorization bill that extends health coverage to 4 million uninsured children.

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Flu season in full swing

Posted: 02/04/2009 - Knoxville (WVLT) - Flu season is at it's peak, but we still have a long way to go.

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Women, marriage and sleep

Posted: 02/03/2009 - Knoxville (WVLT) - A happy marriage may mean better sleep for women.

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New technology for cancer screening

Posted: 02/02/2009 - Colon cancer is a deadly disease that thanks to screening tools can be prevented and cured if caught early. One of the current ways to look for cancer or pre-cancerous polyps is with a colonoscopy. But now a new technology allows doctors to determine if you have pre-cancerous polyps without having to remove them first.

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