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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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AP Exclusive: Bad peanuts found before outbreak

Posted: 01/30/2009 - The Associated Press has learned that the government found tainted peanuts -- from the same plant now linked to a salmonella outbreak -- well before illnesses hit.

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Drugmaker Lilly enters guilty plea in Zyprexa case

Posted: 01/30/2009 - The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania says drugmaker Eli Lilly & Co. formally pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor tied to the marketing of its top-seller, the anti-psychotic Zyprexa.

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Hypertension and pregnancy

Posted: 01/30/2009 - Knoxville (WVLT) - Hypertension is not good for anyone, but now researchers from say women who suffer from preeclampsia are more likely to develop other health problems as they get older.

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