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Chris Miller
August 14, 2019 - 2:35 pm
For many kids, Halloween often competes with Christmas as their favorite holiday, and why shouldn't it? Dressing up as monsters, superheroes, or whatever costume they like, staying out late, and raking in tons of free candy can almost hold its own against the celebration that is Christmas. Except...
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Amos Morale III
August 10, 2019 - 9:42 am
The annual New Orleans Hash House Harriers Red Dress Run takes place this Saturday. But this year, wearing a red dress this Saturday could also land you a pet. The Jefferson Parish Animal Shelters are set to host a Red Dress Adoption Event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and anyone wearing a red...
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Don Ames
July 29, 2019 - 11:13 am
Move over The Walking Dead . A new reports says Americans are the real "zombie eaters." A study of 2,000 Americans finds that 88 percent of adults are eating with their faces glued to the front of some screen. Molly Kimball, a registered dietician with Ochsner Fitness Center, says she only likes...
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David Blake
June 18, 2019 - 2:18 pm
A new report is showing more and more Louisiana kids are growing up in homes with just one parent. The figures are released in the latest version of the Annie E. Casey Foundation report on the well-being of children across the country. Louisiana fares poorly again, and that's disappointing to...
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Don Ames
June 14, 2019 - 9:21 am
Dad's in the area are like going to be heaped with love and praise and lots of gifts this Fathers' Day. But, that's likely not the case year-round, according to a new survey from the University of Michigan. That study finds about half of American dads say they regularly get criticized about their...
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June 06, 2019 - 11:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — When dog owners go through a stressful period, they’re not alone in feeling the pressure — their dogs feel it too, a new study suggests. Dog owners experiencing long bouts of stress can transfer it to their dogs, scientists report in a study published Thursday in Scientific Reports...
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Don Ames
May 23, 2019 - 10:08 am
New Orleans is now seeing more women over 30 than under 30 having their first babies. A recent study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows indicates that it's a national trend. It had never been seen in the country until two years ago. But, Dr. Joseph Biggio, Associate System...
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