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  • GOP health bill on the brink hours from House showdown vote

    WASHINGTON – The GOP's long-promised legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare" stood on the brink just hours before Republican leaders planned to ...
    March 23, 2017 - 7:45 am
  • 17 tips to prepare for the 2017 storm season

    In conjunction with our 2017 Storm Preparedness Guide, here are 17 tips to help you and your be prepared when bad weather strikes.
    March 23, 2017 - 7:30 am
  • When it comes to hearing aids, try before you buy

    If you’ve just been told you need hearing aids, you may be confused by the different types of devices that are available.
    March 17, 2017 - 7:14 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: What about Trump's vow on health coverage?

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump told Americans he'd do it all on health care: "insurance for everybody," better coverage and lower consumer costs. ...
    March 14, 2017 - 8:38 am
  • How to become an audiologist

    An audiologist is a healthcare professional who works with patients with the goal of identifying, diagnosing and treating hearing, balance and other a ...
    March 10, 2017 - 6:56 am
  • What happens when you get chemotherapy?

    Those who receive chemotherapy hope to keep their cancer from spreading, to slow down the pace that it’s growing, to kill cancer cells that may have s ...
    March 8, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • GOP tries to sell new health care bill, absent key specifics

    WASHINGTON – Republican leaders embarked on an ambitious plan Tuesday to try to sell their new health care proposal to rank-and-file lawmakers and the ...
    March 7, 2017 - 9:27 am
  • The benefits of physical therapy

    If you’ve ever been in an accident, taken a fall, or have a health condition that restricts physical activity or causes pain, you may have been treate ...
    March 3, 2017 - 10:34 am
  • Conservatives rebel on health care, and GOP looks to Trump

    WASHINGTON – Republicans confronted a conservative rebellion in their own party Tuesday over their long-promised plans to repeal and replace the healt ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 12:42 pm
  • Why should I have my hearing checked?

    Hearing is a precious gift that is often ignored. We take advantage of the many ways our hearing helps us communicate, get through our day and stay ou ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 8:22 am
  • Meet Keith Taylor, licensed hearing instrument specialist

    When Keith Taylor was a kid, he thought there was something wrong with his grandfather. “When we ha ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Can hearing loss be reversed?

    Many people who experience hearing loss wonder if their condition can be reversed. The answer depen ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:13 am
  • Cancer 101

    Those recently diagnosed with cancer, those currently fighting it, as well their loving family and friends can use all the support they can get, and m ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:43 am
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