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South Bend TribuneSOUTH BEND - At nearly half the size she was a little more than a year ago, Lisa Neese says she's a changed woman - in more ways than one. “I’m more outgoing because I have more confidence. I’m not afraid of trying new things. I’m...
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana House lawmakers sent a limited statewide ban on smoking to the Senate for consideration Tuesday afternoon. The House voted 61-34 to approve a statewide ban. Casinos, private clubs, cigar and hookah bars and retail...
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Fatherhood may be a kick in the old testosterone, but it may also help keep a man alive. New research suggests that dads are a little less likely to die of heart-related problems than childless men are. The study — by the AARP, the government and...
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — A Notre Dame fan who survived a heart attack during last month's game at Michigan can list Wolverines' coach Brady Hoke among his well-wishers. Leo Staudacher told The Bay City Times (http://bit.ly/nsSFhi ) for a story...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A study finds that offering people free medicines after a heart attack can help cut the chances they will suffer another one. It also saves them about $500 for health care over the next year without raising costs for insurers....
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama had doubts about making a campaign against childhood obesity one of her signature issues. "I wondered to myself whether we could really make a difference, because when you take on a problem this big and this...
Running a red light saved Sue Chlebek's life. On the morning of March 31, 2010, Chlebek completed her routine three-mile walk and felt a pain in her chest. When she returned to her home, she felt two more pains in her chest before she researched heart...
AP Medical WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — New research is challenging medical guidelines that say people with a heart-zapping device in their chests should avoid intense sports like basketball and soccer in favor of golf or bowling. Lots of patients ignore that take-it-...
Elwood F. Garlitz, 84, Berlin, died May 17, 2013, at Meadow View Nursing Center. Born Sept. 30, 1928, in Greenville Township, son of Simon and Lydia (Yutzy) Garlitz. Preceded in death by parents and step-father Herbert Fidler. Survived by his wife of 61...
Like other fourth-graders at Evanston's King Laboratory School, Jennifer Dreller's daughter was discreetly weighed during gym class as part of a routine fitness assessment. But the experience took a toll on the 10-year-old's self-esteem, her mother...
GRANGER -- Doctors Express Granger, 7115 Heritage Square Drive, Suite 1250, will have its first community health fair from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Organizations attending include the American Heart Association, Elkhart Clinic, Kelly Cares Foundation,...
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