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Dating Site Leads to Life Saving Match

Swiping right on Tinder might not have resulted in a long-lasting romance, but it did create a match that very well could end up saving a woman's life.

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Vaping Under Fire in Broome County

Puffing is prohibited in Broome County government buildings, even if smokers don’t light up. The legislature has unanimously passed a measure extending the smoking policy to include a ban on e-cigarettes and other vaping products.

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Dinner & Direct Talk About Drug Awareness Tonight

It's a night of dinner and drug awareness. It's at the Chenango Valley High School Auditorium tonight but it's open to everybody. It's called "Dinner & Direct Talk."

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Antibiotics in Food

As of this writing, over 10,000 HAWK Facebook followers have looked at the Massive Beef Recall article I posted yesterday.  Since then, many people have commented on how they can safely consume beef and safety concerns on the foods they may be ordering out at area restaurants.

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Category: Food, Health, News, Safety
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Welcome to Movember

The switch from October to November doesn’t seem like it should be such a big deal, but believe it or not, it actually is.

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Massive Ground Beef Recall

According to CNN, more than 167,000 pounds of ground beef from a meat company in Nebraska is being recalled for fears of being tainted with E.Coli bacteria that may make beef eaters very sick.  Some of the beef could have made it on the shelves at grocery stores in the Southern Tier.

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Owego Boil Water Advisory

Thousands of residents in and neat the town of Owego are being asked to continue to boil there tap water until further notice.

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Chocolate Festival is Sunday in Binghamton

The first chocolate bar was invented in 1847 by Joseph Fry.  Today chocolate comes in classic milk, dark, white and the rare blond chocolate.  It seems only appropriate to honor this healthful snack with a full blown Chocolate Festival Halloween weekend in Binghamton!

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Woman Donates Kidney to Stranger on Facebook

Isn't it incredible the relationships built on social sites? I always love when someone sends me a Facebook friend request and I get to know them over time and then when I meet them in person, I feel like I've known them my whole life.

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The Best Time to Go to Bed

I can't remember the last time that I got an entire night of uninterrupted sleep. It's definitely been more than a year and these days, it's not because of being in my third trimester of pregnancy and miserable, but because of my adorable little boy who randomly wakes up through the night, laughing every 15 minutes or so.

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Research Finds Link Between Bacon and Cancer

Before I got pregnant, I was mildly obsessed with bacon. And then the strangest thing happened- in my second trimester, just looking at a picture of bacon made me sick. While I don't get violently ill by simply looking at bacon anymore, my appetite for it has decreased substantially and it's probably a good thing.

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Breast Cancer by the Numbers — How Often It Occurs, How Much It Costs & More

Only by knowing the statistics of breast cancer will we be able to better arm ourselves against it.

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Why Cancer Is Rare Among Elephants

A recent finding that shows elephants rarely get cancer.  So can we learn from these large mammals?  According to an article in Discover magazine, even though the mammals are 100 times the size of humans, elephants are less likely to get cancer. But why?

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Category: Animals, Health, News
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ALS Awareness Night With the Binghamton Senators on Saturday

The Binghamton Senators rallied from 2 goals down in the 3rd period to win 5-4 in overtime at St. John’s. They'll play there again tonight and return home on Saturday night at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena.

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