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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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Kasey’s Blizzard Survival Guide

It's no secret that winter is my LEAST favorite season. Specifically for this main reason: I don't like being cooped up inside the house while a blizzard runs rampant through town. While I've lived in New England my entire life, I can't seem to fully prepare myself (mentally) for what's to come

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Special Committee Named To Study Legalization Of Marijuana

Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is praising Massachusetts Senate President Stanley Rosenberg for trying to gather more information ahead of a potential effort to legalize marijuana.

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Senator Warren Proposes Crackdown On Pharmaceutical Companies

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is shifting her focus from Wall Street to the nation's top pharmaceutical companies.

The Massachusetts Democrat next week will file a bill she says will help fund basic medical research by targeting drugmakers charged with breaking the law

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