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Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard Video included

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Congressional aides and lobbyists say Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their long-awaited health care bill.

Report shows how many bugs you eat with your food

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If you’ve ever wondered how many insects you consume through your food, a new report has the answer for you. 

West Nile Virus Detected in Cabell County

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The Cabell-Huntington Health Department has detected positive samples of West Nile Virus in Cabell County.

Coconut oil not a healthy alternative to other fats, study says

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A new advisory from the American Heart Association warns that coconut oil is not as healthy as many people think.

Church hands out opioid reversal drug at family festival

Some people have questioned an Ohio church's decision to hand out the opioid reversal drug naloxone at a family festival.

Family Focused Therapy, Sleep Affects Kidneys, ER Vacation Trip

Family Focused Therapy, Sleep Affects Kidneys, ER Vacation Trip

Mood and blood pressure

Mood and blood pressure

WV has the most smokers in the United States

West Virginia has the most smokers in the United States, Utah has the least according to the latest data from the CDC. Nearly a third of adults in West Virginia currently smoke cigarettes or use smokeless tobacco. In Utah, it's just over 11 percent.

Flu Vaccines for Kids

Flu Vaccines for Kids

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