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Frequent Blood Donations Don't Affect Your Health

  In Your Health Minute today, new research finds giving blood frequently has no major side effects. Researchers in England studied over 45-thousand blood donors over a two year period. They found frequent blood donations, every 8 weeks for men…

Older Diabetics More Likely to Break Bones

    Older adults with diabetes may be more likely to break a bone. Researchers found type two diabetics had deficits in the cortical or protective outer surface of…

Exercise Improves Mental Health

  Exercise can improve the physical and mental health of senior citizens. A new Gallup study found older adults who exercised were 32-percent more likely to feel optimistic than their sedentary…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

Auburn backup quarterback, Sean White, is arrested for public intoxication in Auburn on Sunday morning. Mallory Hagan reads viewer responses to White's dismissal from the Auburn football team. Follow Mallory: Facebook…

Children Seriously Hurt Driving Golf Carts

    As the use of golf carts has become increasingly popular off the course, more children are getting hurt using them. Researchers identified more than 100 children treated for…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

Mallory Hgan discusses viewer responses to the Paris Agreement and climate change during Trending Topics.   Follow Mallory: Facebook Twitter Instagram

Major Advances in the Treatment of Cancer

  Advances in cancer research have improved the prevention, detection and treatment of the disease. That's according to the 7th annual cancer progress report released today. In the past year and a half, the F-D-A has approved at least nine…

Americans Worry About Getting Cancer

Despite a lot of progress, a new survey reveals more than half of Americans worry about getting cancer. In fact, researchers at the Mayo Clinic say 95 percent of adults take…

Smell test for Parkinson's Diseae

It's Your Health Minute. A simple smell test could help identify people at high risk for Parkinson's Disease. Researchers from Michigan State University asked a group of older…

A New Test for Parkinson's Patients

It's Your Health Minute. Scientists in Australia have created a drawing test that can diagnose the severity of Parkinson's disease.   They asked a groups of Parkinson's patients and healthy volunteers to draw a spiral on a computer tablet. Using…

No ATV's for Kids Under 14 in Massachusetts

In Your Health Minute today, a Massachusetts law limiting the use of all terrain vehicles by kids and teens has significantly reduced the number of injuries. New…

Former President Surprises High School Kids

A shocker for some high school students in Washington, D.C. Friday morning. When former president Barack Obama walked in, it literally took the breath of some students. This video was posted on Obama's Instagram account. He told…

Evacuees Flood Chattahoochee Valley

  Georgia and Florida Evacuees are flooding into the Chattahoochee Valley looking for a safe place to ride out the storm. As water flies off the shelves by the pallet at local grocery stores, life long…

The Future of Children Who Survive Cancer

    Survivors of childhood cancer  are living longer but, face a much higher risk of health problems as adults. Researchers at St. Jude's Children's Hospital followed over…

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