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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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Kraft Recalls Cases Of Mac & Cheese

Kraft Foods is recalling 242,000 cases of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some of the boxes contain small pieces of metal.

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NFL’s Chris Borland Is Using His Head

Did you hear that 49ers rookie, Chris Borland, one of the NFL's premier rookies last season, is retiring at the ripe age of 24 because he's more concerned over head and brain injuries than making millions of dollars playing professional football

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New Opioid Prevention Coalition Receives State Funding

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has awarded the New Bedford Health Department and surrounding towns with a $550,000 grant.

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Southcoast Battles Winter Blues

If this winter is making you unhappy, you're not alone.

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What Do You Mean You Don’t Shower Everyday? [VIDEO]

Buzzfeed announced yesterday afternoon that showering everyday is NOT good for you! We view the act of bathing daily as a social norm, but we don’t realize the harm we cause because of it.

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WBSM Hosts Blood Drive

WBSM hosted a blood drive on Wednesday to benefit the Southcoast Blood Bank.

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Nearly 50,000 MA Residents Sign Up For Health Coverage

Nearly 50,000 Massachusetts residents have signed up for an insurance plan through the state's health connector and made their first month's payment.

Health Care connector officials said as of Sunday night, about 49,900 residents had taken the steps needed to guarantee they have coverage on Jan

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How To Keep Your Eyes Protected

During the winter months, you've got to protect yourself from the cold. But that doesn't just mean keeping your body warm, and your toes and fingers covered, it means protecting everything, including your eyes.

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Violent Crime Down, Drug Deaths Up In Massachusetts

A new report by state health officials is showing a drop in violent crime but continued problems with heroin deaths, rising childhood asthma and obesity.

The Massachusetts Health Council report, citing FBI crime reports, said that the state's murder rate fell by 34% and all violent crime fell by 4

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