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When Does One Glass Of Wine Become One Glass Too Many?

It’s the way many women relax at the end of a busy day: having a nice glass of wine. But, when does when one glass become one glass too many?

10/15/2014

File photo of a person loading a needle with heroin. (Photo by MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Heroin Use, Deaths Up In WA, Especially In Youth

Heroin use and related deaths have increased significantly across Washington over the past decade. A new study released Wednesday say the increase is especially noticeable among people younger than 30.

CBS Seattle–06/12/2013

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JACK FM Talks With Jamie Moyer [Audio]

Jamie Moyer, the Seattle Mariners longtime pitcher who went on to Philly to get his World Series ring, spoke with JACK FM the day after he threw out the ceremonial first pitch on opening day at Safeco field. (I teased him about it, and yes, he said he missed his mark.)

KJAQ–04/17/2013

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Children Hooked On Gadgets May Have ‘Internet-Use Disorder’

Research indicates that children who seem addicted to electronic gadgets such as smartphones and tablets could be suffering from what is being called “internet-use disorder.”

10/03/2012

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Study: Housing Helps Homeless Alcoholics Drink Less

An innovative program that takes homeless alcoholics off the street and gives them a place to live without requiring them to quit drinking has led residents to dramatically decrease their drinking as well as ease problems related to their addiction, new research has found.

01/25/2012

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