• Patrick admin. - 10/01/2014 04:07 PM EDT
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    (Charles Krupa)
    5 places you might start seeing calorie counts

    04/27/2014 12:12 PM EDT
    Diners could soon see calorie counts on the menus of chain restaurants. But will they be able to get that same clear information at grocery stores, convenience stores, movie theaters or airplanes? 
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    HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training
    04/14/2014 12:10 PM EDT - A HIIT session of 30 minutes or less has been shown to accelerate weight loss and boost metabolism, with one session helping your body burn calories for up to 24 hours after exercise. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Anutas find little solace in ConsCom meeting

    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Jean and Mike Anuta, of 187 Old Farm Way, say they were not told about wetlands on their property. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    HHIC:

    Hildreth should be one-phase makeover
    HARVARD -- When members of the selectmen-appointed Hildreth House Improvement Committee delivered its final report and recommendation to the board last week, they anticipated an honorable discharge after completing their assigned task: to develop a plan for a Senior Center at Hildreth House that would meet the town's needs for the foreseeable Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Woman survives due to emergency response

    SHIRLEY -- During her presentation to selectmen, Town Administrator Patrice Garvin reported that the fire chief had cited two firefighters and an EMT for their response to a choking incident the previous week in which the individual survived due to their efforts. Full Story
     

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    Questions about tuberculosis after infants exposed

    10/01/2014 08:44 PM EDT
    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Authorities say more than 850 infants have been exposed to tuberculosis in an El Paso hospital by a nursing assistant who was diagnosed with the illness. 
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    2 white Ohio women sue over sperm from black donor
    10/01/2014 10:25 PM EDT - CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended. Full Story

    Gluten timing does not prevent celiac disease
    10/01/2014 05:37 PM EDT - Two studies give disappointing news for parents looking for a way to prevent celiac disease in babies at higher risk for it because of family history. Full Story

    Free birth control cuts teen pregnancy, abortions
    10/01/2014 05:27 PM EDT - Giving teens free birth control encourages them to use long-acting methods and greatly cuts the chances they will become pregnant or have an abortion, a new study finds. Full Story

    Deal reached to help disabled people in disasters
    10/01/2014 05:27 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Advocates and city officials on Wednesday said they've struck a deal to protect nearly 900,000 residents with disabilities during disasters. Full Story

    Free birth control cuts teen pregnancy, abortions
    10/01/2014 05:07 PM EDT - A study shows that giving teens free birth control encourages them to use long-acting methods and greatly cuts the chances they will become pregnant or have an abortion. Full Story

    Report: Hospital protocol failed in TB outbreak
    10/01/2014 08:34 PM EDT - EL PASO, Texas (AP) — An El Paso hospital worker who exposed more than 850 infants to tuberculosis was allowed to return to work despite showing symptoms of the disease and coughing up blood at a hospital health screening, a federal report shows. Full Story

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    Police: Worker hid $1,200 worth of meat in pants

    CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) — A New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of meat hidden in his pants. Full Story
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    Tracy Morgan may not perform or walk without assistance again

    “Saturday Night Live” alum seen outside New York hospital Wednesday in a wheelchair.