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How To Stay Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.

03/18/2014

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What You Need To Know About Food Poisoning & Food Safety

(CBS Charlotte) — Each year, around one in six Americans fall ill after eating contaminated food — and nearly 3,000 people die annually from food related illnesses. Of those illnesses, most food poisoning cases are […]

10/16/2013

Woman Featured In Stark CDC Anti-Smoking Ads Dies

A North Carolina woman featured prominently in a graphic government ad campaign to get people to stop smoking died Monday of cancer.

09/17/2013

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5 Ways To Beat Depression

(CBS Charlotte) — Feeling down or suffering from depression can make you feel helpless and hopeless — it can make daily activities and interactions strained, or depression can lead to avoiding everything all together. The […]

CBS Charlotte–09/05/2013

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CDC Blames Man’s Death On SC TB Outbreak

GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) — Federal health officials say the death of a 79-year-old man earlier this year is linked to the outbreak of tuberculosis at a Greenwood County school. The Centers for Disease Control and […]

CBS Charlotte–08/16/2013

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What You Need To Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

(CBS Charlotte) — In light of three deaths over the last couple of months at the Best Western Hotel in Boone, North Carolina, we felt it was important to highlight the hidden dangers of carbon […]

CBS Charlotte–06/13/2013

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CDC Reports This Is The Earliest Flu Season In A Decade

This year’s flu season is the earliest since 2003-04 and that season was considered severe.

CBS Charlotte–12/04/2012