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Category: Health

Loved Ones Concerned about Caretakers Due to Recent Events

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – Families with loved ones who rely on a caretaker may feel nervous after hearing about the recent caretaker arrests made after they took...

Dems cry foul as Trump calls for striking down ‘Obamacare’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has told a federal appeals court it wants the entire Affordable Care Act struck down, an outcome that could leave millions...

Health orgs call for sugary drink regulations

Two of the nation’s most prominent health organizations issued a joint policy statement on Monday endorsing widespread public health regulations to help reduce the...

Tyson recalls chicken strips due to metal fears

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arkansas-based Tyson Foods is recalling more than 69,000 pounds (31,297 kilograms) of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips because they may be...

Pax Mayor Responds to Concerns About Sewer Expansion Project

PAX, W.Va. (WOAY) – The mayor of Pax is responding to a number of concerns from residents about the progress of an ongoing sewer expansion project. William Hughes...

Local School Participates in Statewide Tornado Drill

MERCER COUNTY, W.Va. (WOAY) – Severe weather impacts every citizen in the state of West Virginia, meaning every person should be prepared in case of emergency....

Study Shows Only Half of Seniors Get Cognitive Assessments

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – A recent study from the Alzheimer’s Association found that only half of seniors are getting cognitive assessments despite a strong belief...

Experts Weigh In on Sports-Related Concussions

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – It’s National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month and Brain Awareness week, which has some people thinking about what their kids...

Restricted Visitation Due to the Number of Influenza Cases At Princeton Community Hospital

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) – Princeton Community Hospital is limiting visitation due to an increase in flu cases. Because of the number of adults and children being...

Activists Work to Make Medicare for All a Reality

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (WOAY) – To kick off National Medicare for All Week of Action, Fayette Fair Share hosted a “barnstorm” to discuss how to make...

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