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Illinois Lawmaker Takes Aim At Capitol Food, Fitness Habits

State Rep. Don Moffitt is forming a “fitness caucus” at the Capitol to encourage fellow lawmakers, others to shed some pounds and eat healthier.

02/22/2014

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Medicaid Expansion In Missouri Could Mean 24,000 New Jobs

The Department of Economic Development projects the new jobs would bring in $9.9 billion in new wages.

02/22/2014

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Electronic Cigarette Poisoning Impacts Children

Nearly half of electronic cigarette poisoning cases in the area involve young children.

02/21/2014

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Missouri Reports Widespread Flu

Missouri continues to report its influenza status as widespread despite plummeting numbers of new flu cases.

02/20/2014

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Ill. Senate Eyes Tax on Soft Drinks

An Illinois lawmaker wants a soda tax as part of an effort to promote healthy living.

02/18/2014

A pamphlet for the Affordable Care Act, better known as ObamaCare, sits on a table at a branch of the Metopolitan Family Health network, on Oct. 3, 2013 in Jersey City, N.J. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Mo. Republicans Push For More ACA Regulations

Missouri Republican Lawmakers are pushing for more regulations on navigators for the Affordable Care Act.

02/18/2014

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Teenage Filmmaker Focuses Lens on Classmates’ Rx Drug Abuse

A film focused on exposing teen prescription drug abuse will be screened in St. Louis.

02/18/2014

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Highland Teen Visiting Mizzou Died of Enlarged Heart

Medical examiner’s report released on Gregory Holthaus case

02/17/2014

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STL Cold Weather Overflow Shelter Reopens

Human services director has some numbers on what it takes to care for people brought in from winter’s wrath.

02/14/2014

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A Broken Heart Can Be Deadly

Suffering from a broken heart is no joke.

02/14/2014

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A 28-foot-long, 12-foot-wide  fiberglass Idaho potato on a flatbed truck, pulls into a lot next to the worlds largest Ketchup bottle in Collinsville, Illinois on August 28, 2013. The one-and-only gigantic Idaho Russet is stopping in more than 50 cities to help raise awareness and funds for Meals on Wheels, a non-profit organization that delivers more than one million meals each day to homebound seniors.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Gigantic Idaho Russet Stops in Collinsville

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