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Masking Questions: How Pandemic Health Measures Became Politicized

Health officials and researchers say the science is clear: face masks can help reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Yet in the Ohio Valley, not all elected officials are in agreement on whether to mandate measures such as the use of face masks in public places.

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Q&A: How Could Changes To School Lunch Program Affect Kids' Health?

Shortly before schools were closed to mitigate the spread ofCOVID-19, the USDA proposed changes to nutrition standards for school meals. But some health…

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Report: West Virginia Childhood Adversity Tops US Average

The analysis looked at the percentage of children with Adverse Childhood Experiences – commonly known as ACEs. West Virginia scored higher than the…

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