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CVS To Make A Big Change Earlier Than Expected – No More Tobacco Sales

Earlier in the year, CVS, the nation's second biggest drugstore chain, announced it would stop selling tobacco products in it's stores beginning October 1st. The move was announced after the company decided to focus more on customer health and the idea of selling tobacco was counter to that notion.

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Watch A Message About The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge That Will Change The Way You Look At ALS [Video]

By now, I think we have all taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which started with a young ALS sufferer. The web is chock full of ice bucket videos including ours. There is a lot of laughing and fun in these videos, but it's time for some reality with a new challenge that has nothing to do with ice water, fun or laughing.

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New Study Says Teens Need More Sleep and School Should Start Later

Teens and sleep...if you have teenagers and it seems like they sleep the day away, the reason is simple.....they need it. The American Academy of Pediatrics just released a new study that says older students, those in high school, are not getting enough sleep and that school should start later for those students.

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Strange New Anti-Obesity Video Campaign – Is It Going Too Far Or Not Far Enough? You Decide [Video]

Obesity is one of THE most talked about topics today and everyone has an opinion. There have been many public service campaigns about obesity, some that get a lot of attention for various reasons, and some that get almost no attention. A new video campaign is raising more than a few eyebrows and some say it goes too far.

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Jon Responds to Fox News’ Shepard Smith’s ‘Coward’ Comment About Robin Williams

By now, we are all painfully aware of the tragic death of actor and comedian Robin Williams due to an apparent suicide. It also no secret now that Williams suffered greatly from depression over the years, which obviously became unbearable for the 63-year-old beloved comic genius.

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Former Colt Ben Utecht Writes A Touching Song For His Daughters After Suffering Memory Loss Due To Multiple Concussions [Video]

Brain injuries and concussions are the top topics of discussion these days in the NFL and the issue gets bigger every day. Ben Utecht, a tight end for the Indianapolis Colts in 2006 when the Colts beat the Chicago Bears in Super Bowl XLI is dealing with his brain issues in a very unique and touching way.

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Watch ‘One Decision’ – A Child Safety Film That Will Bring You to Your Knees

Warmer weather is coming and with that, a reminder about how traumatic and deadly vehicular heatstroke can be. In other words, leaving your child in a hot car. I was reminded of this the other day day when I rolled up on a situation in a parking lot involving a parent who left a child in a car and the bystanders who were going toe to toe with that parent.

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New Study Says – Double Dipping and a Hair In Your Food Isn’t Bad For You

Want to get a rise out of someone at a party? Double dip a chip and see what happens. I'm sure you have heard someone say that double dipping is the same as putting your whole mouth into the bowl. Well, that notion is actually false. A new study says that there is a huge gap between what disgusts us and what is actually harmful.

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A Tribute to St Jude and it’s Founder Danny Thomas [VIDEO]

Today is the final day of our St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Radiothon. Many on our staff have traveled to St. Jude to see and experience the love, caring and magic that is St. Jude.

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A Tribute to the Siblings of Childhood Cancer [VIDEO]

Our 2014 St. Jude Radiothon continues 7pm today. We have been sharing many St. Jude stories, with you, of love, hope, fear and victory. When a child is diagnosed with Cancer, the entire family has rally around that child to help them with strength and support. And even though the parents are their comfort and shelter from the storm the are going through, their siblings are often times their smiles,  laughter and hope.

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Jon’s Thought For Today – Why My Wife Lisa Inspires Me Every Single Day

This is going to be a tough one for so many reasons, so I have decided to focus on the two main reasons for this piece....two little baby boys named Hunter and Logan. Today is the first day of our annual St. Jude Country Cares Radiothon and as much as the work they do at St.Jude touches my heart, I cannot even begin to try and understand what the parents of terminally ill children go through, but unfortunately, my wife Lisa can.

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Danny Thomas, Founder of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Was a Man of Laughter Before Hope

The man who started St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN, was first a nightclub comedian who became a very successful television star and producer. His career spanned five decades. My grandparents and parents loved him.Take a look at the man who made millions laugh all over the world.

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