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Drug Resistant Stomach Bug Is Spreading In The US

A multidrug-resistant intestinal illness is starting to spread across the country and Massachusetts is seeing some of the highest numbers of cases.

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Small Towns Don’t Escape Drug Abuse

Heroin use has spread far beyond from under the bridges of urban cities and into the quiet solitude of predominately white, middle-class bedroom towns. What's causing the rise in use in small town America? Maybe the 'country folk' are restless and looking for some cheap thrills? And their escape from boredom involved drugs

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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Be honest; do you text and drive? Do you fiddle with your GPS while the vehicle is in motion? Do you pay more attention to what song is playing on the radio or iPod than your surroundings? We all think the same thing: "It will only take a second

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New Bedford Couple Granted Dream Wedding

How's this for a love story? You're 18 year-old Brian, with a crush on a girl named Sue in your senior class, but she's not allowed to date. So you drift apart after graduation, only to find her on Facebook 25 years later

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An Open Letter to My Gym Membership

 

Dear Gym Membership,

I'm throwing in my gym towel; this is my official two week notice.

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Lightning Likes to Lick

Let the Dog Lick Your Face!

Dogs are known as many things: cuddle buddy, walking partner, a living vacuum / potential dishwasher, and man's best friend. One thing that might not come to mind is a health benefit.

This article from Bark Post claims that ha

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A-Rod To Have More Frequent Testing For PED’s

Major League Baseball will be closely monitoring Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez as he returns from suspension this season.

Attending Thursday's Yankees-Rays game in Port Charlotte Thursday, new commissioner Rob Manfred said "Let me be clear about this

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Two Year Old Accidentally Served Sangria

Two year-old Gabriella Gilliam was rushed to the hospital a few days ago after dining with her parents at Texas Roadhouse. They were celebrating Derek Gilliam's 25th birthday, but things went south after Gabriella sipped her cranberry juice

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Ingram Publishing

Woman Injured In Crash At Wareham McDonald’s

A 63 year old woman is hospitalized in Boston following a one-car crash Wednesday afternoon in Wareham.

Police Chief Kevin Walsh tells WBSM News, the woman's car struck the corner of the drive-through area at McDonald's on Cranberry Highway

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Radiothon To Benefit Southcoast Health

WBSM and sister station Fun 107 were at Saint Luke's Hospital on Friday for Southcoast Radiothon 2015 which will benefit Southcoast Pediatric Services.

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