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Crayons test positive for asbestos

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

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.
Coffee LOW-RES

Fresh grounds for coffee: Study shows it may boost longevity

The study was published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Scam Alert

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.
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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.
Medicaid

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...
coal miner

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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Untested Rape Kits Cost Kentucky Millions

A study released Friday has found the backlog of thousands of untested rape kits in Kentucky cost the state millions of dollars.
Cigarettes & Smoking

Study shows lower lung cancer rates thanks to strict laws

Recent study shows a reduction in lung cancer rates in areas due to strict laws.

State report shows drastic increase in disability recipients

A new report issued Tuesday shows an increase of staggering proportions in the number of Kentucky adults and children receiving disability benefits. The report was prepared by Kentucky'
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Kentucky ranks 8th in nation in rate of women murdered by men

Kentucky ranked eighth in the nation in the rate of women murdered by men, according to the new Violence Policy Center (VPC) study.
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Football homework

Eddie Gran talks about teaching guys to study and improve on their own.
Health Insurance

Study: Most states would take a hit from GOP health bill

An independent study finds most states would take a stiff budgetary hit if the latest Senate GOP health care bill becomes law.
traffic roads highway

AAA reveals true cost of vehicle ownership

Owning and operating a new vehicle in 2017 will cost a driver an average of $8,469 annually, or $706 each month, according to a new study from AAA.
Jobs alternate

Bevin appoints group to help disabled, others get jobs

Kentucky's Republican governor has appointed an advisory group to study policies that will help foster children, the disabled and others get a job.
teen driving

AAA: New teen drivers three times as likely to be involved in a...

New teen drivers ages 16-17 years old are three times as likely as adults to be involved in a deadly crash, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
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POLL: 20% of people in Lexington know someone addicted to heroin

One in five people around Lexington know someone with a heroin addiction and use of the drug continues to increase.

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