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Sleep Study Says Electronics Keeping Teens Awake

A new study shows electronic devices are having a negative effect on teenager's sleep cycles.

The study published in the "Science Recorder" of more than ten thousand teenagers showed that teens that use electronic devices within an hour of bed time took more than 60 minutes to fall asleep

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Parishes Alter Communion Guarding Against Flu

Is the Holy Eucharist immune from the flu? Some Catholic parishes are modifying Holy Communion Mass rituals in an effort to avoid spreading flu germs.

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Brooke Shields’ Faces Her Family’s Demons In ‘There Was A Little Girl’

Family relationships can truly be the most complicated of all, and yet we always hope they can change for the better. In Brooke Shields new book, There Was A Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me, she candidly recounts how the course of her life was forever altered by her mother's addiction to alcohol.

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Warning Signs That You Are Headed For (or Are Already Having) Heart Trouble

We are now in American Heart Month, but we should pay attention to our hearts all year long, not just during February. Everything else your body does is dependent on how well your heart is working, so if it's at risk of problems, you need to find out why.

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5 ‘Healthy’ Habits That Could Actually Be Hurting Your Heart

Not everything you hear about how to keep a healthy heart turns out to be correct.

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5 Steps to Finding the Right Heart Doctor for You

If you think you might be on the path to a heart problem (or if you already have one), here are a few steps to add to your cardiologist search process.

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6 Celebrities Who Prove Heart Disease Can Hit Anybody

These six celebrities prove that heart disease affects people of all ages, races and walks of life.

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American Heart Month — The 7 Best Ways to Donate Now

February is American Heart Month, a time to think about more than just who we love, but how healthy our hearts and lives are. We've put together a list of seven of the best charities most deserving of your support.

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Blizzard Babies Born On The Southcoast

Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River was a "happening" place during the Blizzard of 2015.

Dr. Patrick Nugent, the chief of OBGYN at Southcoast Health tells WBSM News, there were three "blizzard babies" born during the storm

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Update: City Says No Delay In Ambulance Response

New Bedford's Mayor says a 53-year-old city man died after shoveling snow during this week's blizzard.

Mayor Jon Mitchell said at a news conference Wednesday that the man suffered a ``cardiac event'' while shoveling snow on Tuesday night

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