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UK study: Tattoos can impair sweating, lead to heat-related injuries

May have implications for the body’s ability to cool in people with extensive tattooing

Child insurance gains largely erased between 2016 and 2019: Study

Analysis shows 28% increase in the number of uninsured Kentucky children between 2016 and 2019

Unlike many cities, Lexington residents have strong access to parks and rec: Study

The Knight Foundation-commissioned report finds a national gap in accessexists along racial and economic lines

UK begins study of student COVID quarantine times

About 100 students will take part in first phase of test during a two-week period.

‘Virtual’ learning not as effective, early study finds

Study looked at virtual charter schools in Indiana

Study: Restrictions spared Kentucky from higher virus rates

A new study says social distancing measures imposed by the state have spared Kentucky from a dramatically higher outbreak of coronavirus cases.

Frankfort Regional Medical Center taking part in coronavirus plasma study

Frankfort Regional Medical Center is joining other hospitals across the country studying the effects of plasma from recovered coronavirus patients on those patients who are critically ill with the virus. 

Studies look at potential COVID-19 deaths in Kentucky, surrounding states

A group of epidemiologists has a model, used by Gov. Andy Beshear, which projects that Kentucky will lose less of its population to covid-19 than any major bordering state except West Virginia.

Study shows some Kentucky children more likely to face hunger than rest of U.S.

A new study from Feeding America shows children in Central and Eastern Kentucky are more likely to face hunger than the rest of America.

Researchers study copperheads at Red River Gorge

The study looks to reduce interactions between people and snakes.

Crayons test positive for asbestos

Some crayons may not be ready for play time, according to a new report.

Study: 1 in 7 children of Zika-infected moms have problems

Health officials released the conclusions Tuesday of the first long-term look at the children.

Water is buried beneath Martian landscape, study says

A huge lake of salty water appears to be buried deep in Mars, a new study says. Experts believe this raises the possibility of finding life on the red planet.

Opioid misuse drops more than 90% for Hope Center clients, study finds

A newly released study found that opioid misuse dropped 90 percent for female clients and 94 percent for male clients who completed recovery programs at the Hope Center.

Fresh grounds for coffee: Study shows it may boost longevity

The study was published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.

WARNING: Sweepstakes scams victimize elderly with evolving tactics

A Better Business Bureau report shows sweepstakes and prize scams claimed over $115 million from Americans in 2017, with the majority of losses suffered by senior citizens.

Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

In relation to our body size, our brains are huge for mammals.

Kentucky ranks #1 in new gun owners

A new study says Kentucky is by far the leading state in the nation when it comes to new gun owners, with close to one percent of the total population buying a gun for the first time this year.

Study: Older, less educated at risk in Medicaid changes

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - As Kentucky prepares to impose the nation's first work requirements for Medicaid, a new study suggests the people most likely...

Study reveals hundreds of black lung cases in Appalachia

A new research letter published in a medical journal details hundreds of cases of black lung disease in the Central Appalachian coalfields.

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Two fraternities to return to UK campus

Both fraternities previously had operated on campus

Another COVID record, governor says communities must work together

​​​​​​​Red zone recommendations will be successful if everyone does their part 

Legislation pre-filed to help domestic violence victims get benefits

Legislation will be considered when lawmakers convene in January.
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