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  • Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times For Teens

    Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times For Teens

    Monday, August 25 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-08-25 14:00:07 GMT
    Pediatricians are sending a back-to-school message: Let teenagers sleep in a bit. (AP photo)Pediatricians are sending a back-to-school message: Let teenagers sleep in a bit. (AP photo)
    In a new policy statement in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. for teens would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and even depression and suicide.
    In a new policy statement in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. for teens would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and even depression and suicide.
  • Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

    Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:16:20 GMT
    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County.
    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County.
  • Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

    Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:34:54 GMT
    Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
    Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
  • Breath test may spot lung cancer

    Breath test may spot lung cancer

    People may soon be able to learn whether or not they have lung cancer -- and how bad their cancer is -- by breathing into a tube.
    People may soon be able to learn whether or not they have lung cancer -- and how bad their cancer is -- by breathing into a tube.
  • Clinton: Obama Should Honor Health Care Pledge

    Clinton: Obama Should Honor Health Care Pledge

    Tuesday, November 12 2013 1:19 PM EST2013-11-12 18:19:21 GMT
    Clinton: Obama Should Honor Health Care PledgeClinton: Obama Should Honor Health Care Pledge
    Former President Bill Clinton says President Barack Obama should find a way to let people keep their health coverage, even if it means changing the new insurance law.
    Former President Bill Clinton says President Barack Obama should find a way to let people keep their health coverage, even if it means changing the new insurance law.
  • Navigators Ready to Help SC Residents Sign Up for Health Insurance Oct. 1

    Navigators Ready to Help SC Residents Sign Up for Health Insurance Oct. 1

    Tuesday, October 22 2013 10:56 AM EDT2013-10-22 14:56:06 GMT
    Navigators go through role-playing training Monday in Columbia.Navigators go through role-playing training Monday in Columbia.
    South Carolinians who don’t have health insurance can start signing up for it under the federal Affordable Care Act starting October 1, and there are trained navigators across the state ready to help them.
    South Carolinians who don’t have health insurance can start signing up for it under the federal Affordable Care Act starting October 1, and there are trained navigators across the state ready to help them.
  • Healthcare.gov Glitches? You’ve Got Options

    Healthcare.gov Glitches? You’ve Got Options

    Tuesday, October 22 2013 10:56 AM EDT2013-10-22 14:56:06 GMT
    Long waits and technical glitches are greeting anyone who's trying to sign up for health care coverage online. But don't panic. You've got options.Long waits and technical glitches are greeting anyone who's trying to sign up for health care coverage online. But don't panic. You've got options.
    Long waits and technical glitches are greeting anyone who's trying to sign up for health care coverage online. But don't panic. You've got options.
    Long waits and technical glitches are greeting anyone who's trying to sign up for health care coverage online. But don't panic. You've got options.
  • Upstate Resident Raise More Questions About New Healthcare Law

    Upstate Resident Raise More Questions About New Healthcare Law

    Tuesday, October 8 2013 5:51 PM EDT2013-10-08 21:51:43 GMT
    Upstate Residents Raise Questions about HealthcareUpstate Residents Raise Questions about Healthcare
    We're now one week into open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act. The Whitehouse promises glitches in the enrollment process will be fixed soon but we're finding people still have a lot of questions before signing up.
    We're now one week into open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act. The Whitehouse promises glitches in the enrollment process will be fixed soon but we're finding people still have a lot of questions before signing up.
  • How Do I Choose Marketplace Insurance?

    How Do I Choose Marketplace Insurance?

    Thursday, September 26 2013 4:36 PM EDT2013-09-26 20:36:11 GMT

    There are four categories of Marketplace insurance plans coming out of the Affordable Care Act: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum.

    There are four categories of Marketplace insurance plans coming out of the Affordable Care Act: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum.

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