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Study: Ohioans heading to their computers instead of their doctors

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In the new age of digital and social media, it's easier than ever to become a "cyberchondriac".  That's what health experts are calling the increasing prevalence of skipping the doctor's office because patients found a diagnosis online. 

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Is mental health counseling available to students in school?

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On the heels of that deadly mass school shooting in Florida, we examine whose job is it to spot troubled students, and what school districts can do to prevent them from falling through the cracks.

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17-year-old helps revive track coach suffering heart attack

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An Ohio teen has helped save a track coach who suffered a massive heart attack at a local fitness center.

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Legal medical marijuana sales begin at Pennsylvania facility

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A woman who lobbied for passage of Pennsylvania's medical marijuana law is the first person to legally buy the drug from a dispensary in the state.

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McDonald's slims down Happy Meal by banishing cheeseburgers

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McDonald's will soon banish cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants.

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