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Staff WriterBRAWLEY— With heart disease common in his family, Ricky Romero understood the importance of supporting and helping his son, Erick, 9, raise as much money as he could for the American Heart Association. “I came out to support my son and...
A nutrition advocacy group joined with scientists and health agencies Wednesday to ask the federal government to decide just how much sugar is “safe” in sodas, raising the bar in its crusade to curb the “dangerously high” amounts...
Tags: Human Rights, Weight, Health, Margaret Hamburg, Diabetes
Tribune reporterThe Cook County Department of Public Health today joined a national coalition of advocates, scientists and health officials in petitioning the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to set limits on sugar in soft drinks to combat obesity. Led by the Center...
Tags: Weight, Health, Diabetes, Government, Nutrition
Joan Anna (Arnone) Brewer, 85, of Hagerstown, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born Nov. 21, 1927, in Frostburg, Md., she was the daughter of the late Michael N. and Lucy M. (Fabbri) Arnone. Joan was a...
The Clark County Activity Coalition met on Monday, Jan. 28. Co-Chair Gina Lang, with Ertel Medicine and Pediatrics, called the meeting to order and opened discussion regarding the 2013 Winchester Weigh Down (WWD) Competition. WWD is an eight-week...
Pearl Mae Harr, 82, of Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at her home. Born May 17, 1930, in Shenandoah, Va., she was the daughter of the late William R. and Sudie A. Waters Alger. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas M. Harr, on...
WDBJ7 Anchor/ReporterIt's what some would call smart marketing. Give a little and hopefully get something back. Non-profits like the American Heart Association, Lung Association and The Salvation Army send out millions of customized mailing labels each year. Virginia...
Channel 2 NewsWalgreens pharmacies nationwide are offering free blood pressure checks during the month of February to support American Heart Month. Walgreens will also provide free educational resources and product discounts throughout the month. Additionally,...
Tags: High Blood Pressure
Our area schools are producing top-notch students and finding new ways to stay on the cutting edge of education. Rodgers Forge Elementary and Dumbarton Middle Schools will participate in the Feb. 22nd Vertical Articulation Planning meeting. This event for...
A local man (we'll call Mr. Adams) and several others from our area, received what looked like a check in the mail for $1,330. The check was accompanied with a letter supposedly from "Honeywell Payments Systems Inc." Oxford, UK. Like so many others, Adams...
Reporter/Lynchburg Bureau ChiefStudents at one Lynchburg school are learning a life-saving technique, in honor of a teacher who recently died. E.C. Glass High School held an event Tuesday called "Rock the Beat." It's part of a nationwide effort by the American Heart Association to...
Channel 2 NewsWhen it comes to blueberries, you might be more inclined to keep your favorite picking spots to yourself. According to a recent study reported in the Journal of the American Heart Association, blueberries may help women reduce their risk of a heart...
Tags: Cardiologists, Blueberries, Heart Attack
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