Health

PHOTOS & VIDEO: 10TV Commit to be Fit Expo

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10TV introduced this health and fitness expo seven years ago as a station initiative to help families in Central Ohio lead healthier lives.Read more

Trucks spraying for West Nile are rolling through Columbus streets

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If you're wondering why those trucks are out in force, it's because mosquitoes are biting at...Read more

What's Going Around: Asthma

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Medical experts want parents to monitor their children especially for what appears to be the common cold. IRead more

Study prompts call to examine flu vaccine and miscarriage

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Vaccine experts think the results may reflect the older age and other miscarriage risks for the women, and not the flu shots.Read more

Study: Sitting down too long can lead to early death

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There's a direct relationship between time spent sitting and your risk of early mortality of any cause, researchers said, based on a study of nearly 8,000 adults. As...Read more

West Nile remains a concern in central Ohio

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According to the Ohio Department of Health, mosquitoes are likely to stick around until the first frost, which can come as late as October.Read more

What's Going Around: Back-to-school headaches

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A new school year can be demanding not only for parents but also for children. Pediatric medical experts say children can get overwhelmed and stressed and experience...Read more

Groups seek ban on high-dose opioids citing overdose danger

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Safety advocates and state health officials are formally calling on the Food and Drug Administration to ban high-dose opioid painkillers to prevent accidental overdose...Read more

New device helps regulate blood sugar available in central Ohio

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New technology in a device to help control Type One diabetes is being described by some as "life-changing" for allowing them more control over their condition and the...Read more

US clears first 'living drug' for tough childhood leukemia

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FDA's action Wednesday makes Novartis Pharmaceutical's CAR-T cell treatment the first type of gene therapy to hit the U.S. market.Read more

NYC to hike price of cigarette packs to $13, highest in U.S.

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New York City is setting another record: becoming the most expensive place in the U.S. to buy cigarettes.Read more

Therapists concerned about Harvey PTSD

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Doctors and therapists saw a spike in PTSD cases after Hurricane Katrina.Read more

A first: Drug lowers heart risks by curbing inflammation

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People on the drug also had surprisingly lower cancer death rates, especially from lung cancer. An anti-tumor effect is an exciting possibility, but it needs much more...Read more

Researchers move closer to peanut allergy cure

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Scientists say they have taken a major step forward in finding a cure for peanut allergies.Read more

45,000 pounds of sugar piled up in Times Square

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Sugar mound meant to raise awareness about added sugar.Read more