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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Sledding Safety

Updated: 02/02/2011 - With much of the nation blanketed in snow, many are venturing out to go sledding. Ninette Sosa offers some tips on how to stay safe as you enjoy the snow.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Gaming Study

Posted: 01/17/2011 - A study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics found around 8 percent of the study's 3rd, 4th, 7th and 8th grade participants were considered pathological gamers.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Sugary Cereal

Posted: 12/13/2010 - A new study done by Yale University researchers found that many children enjoyed low sugar cereals, and ate a better breakfast when they didn't eat the sugary alternatives.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Kids Doctor Visits

Updated: 11/04/2010 - With cold and flu season upon us...many parents will be tending to sick children. But how do you know when your child needs to see a doctor? Elizabeth Cohen has tips from a pediatrician in Today's Health Minute.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Heart Health

Updated: 10/27/2010 - A normal resting heart rate for healthy adults is between 60 - 100 beats per minute. Now a new study of heart patients finds that heart rate may be an indicator of life expectancy.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Kids And Electronic Devices

Posted: 10/12/2010 - According to a new study published in the Journal Pediatrics, researchers in the UK found children who spent a lot of time in front of the TV and computer monitors had more psychological difficulties than kids who weren't in front of these devices.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: ER Waits

Posted: 09/30/2010 - Many of us are used to waiting for medical treatment in the emergency room. But some people are fed up with the delays and are leaving before they can get help.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Head Lice

Updated: 09/29/2010 - You don't need to be embarrassed when you or your children get head lice--you just need to know what to do to get rid of them.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: Juvenile Arthritis

Updated: 09/21/2010 - There are only 200 specialists- pediatric rheumatologists-in the country to treat the nearly 300,000 kids in the U.S. with juvenile arthritis, and each child experiences it differently.

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WTAP @ 5 To Your Health Report: UniveristyCare Center

Updated: 09/13/2010 - As baby boomers grow older and the number of primary care physicians declines, more people are finding it difficult to find quality healthcare, especially in rural areas and inner cities.

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