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2:39 pm
Tue December 31, 2013

Prevent the 2014 Hangover Blues

New Years celebrations are underway around the world as people usher in 2014.
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A lot of corks will pop this evening as people welcome in 2014. Here are some ways to ensure you begin the new year with a clear head.

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5:38 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

Third Child Sickened in Davidson County From Apparent E coli Infection

Officials with the Davidson County Health Department are conducting interviews in the Western part of the county. They are trying to find the source of an E coli outbreak. So far, three children are believed to have been sickened from the bacteria.
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Two Tyro Middle School students remain hospitalized after contracting an apparent E. coli infection. Now a third student from a different school is believed to have been sickened from the bacteria. Late Monday, the Davidson County Health Department announced that doctors were able to lab confirm the third case as E. coli.

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Health
12:54 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

3 Flu Deaths in Guilford County

Public health officials say a third person in Guilford County has died from the flu.

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Moral Monday Protests
1:15 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Moral Monday Protestors Demand Medicaid Expansion

N.C. Moral Monday protestors hope to sway Governor Pat McCrory to expand the state's Medicaid program.
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N.C. Moral Monday activists make a final push to gain Medicaid expansion.

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Health
1:28 am
Thu December 19, 2013

Beating the Holiday Blues

Set realistic goals for the holidays. Mental Health experts say don't be afraid to say no to family and friends when you feel overwhelmed with stress.
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Are you feeling overwhelmed with holiday stress? Well you’re probably are not alone. But Andy Hagler, the executive Director of the Mental Health Association in Forsyth County, Inc., says the family and social demands surrounding the holiday season can be mastered. He recently sat down with WFDD’s Keri Brown to share his tips for coping with holiday stress.

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