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Ron Matz, Charlestowne Retirement Community Accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

BALTIMORE (WJZ)—If you haven’t been under an ice bucket lately, you’ve probably been under a rock. The Ice Bucket Challenge has social media on fire, raising millions for the ALS Association. 287 more words


Struggling with Stress? Hedon Stress Control course

HELP is on hand for people living in Hedon who want help to take control of their stress and anxiety.

Stress is the feeling of being under too much mental or emotional pressure and many day-to-day demands can cause stress, particularly work, relationships and money problems. 293 more words


Doctor With Ebola Hopes For Release 'In Near Future'

ATLANTA (CBSDFW.COM) – A doctor from Fort Worth who contracted Ebola while doing missionary work in Africa hopes to be released in the near future, the international relief group has announced. 294 more words


WJZ’s Linh Bui & Marty Bass Take On The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The videos are all over the internet: people dumping buckets of ice water over their heads. It’s all for a good cause. The ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge.” 463 more words


Robin Williams Parkinson's Connection Has Some Patients Worried

(CBS) – Actor and comedian Robin Williams was privately battling Parkinson’s disease when he took his own life this week, according to his wife.

CS 2’s Brad Edwards says the actor’s well-known struggle with depression and Parkinson’s diagnosis is causing some worry. 166 more words


Fort Detrick Lab To Study Ebola Treatment

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Researchers at the Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) at Fort Detrick are planning a study on an experimental drug that was given to two American aid workers to treat the Ebola virus. 99 more words


'Kissing Bug' Brings Disease To Texas

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) - A public health hazard has arrived in the Lone Star State: a bug carrying a parasite that can cause potentially fatal heart and digestive problems. 302 more words