Ashley Hall

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Name: Ashley Hall
Date registered: May 4, 2012

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  1. Consumer Reports: Sharing Passwords — January 28, 2015
  2. HealthWatch: Diabetes and Mood — January 28, 2015
  3. VA Dom to Host an Off-Site Town Hall — January 28, 2015
  4. Consumer Reports: Overuse of CT Scans — January 27, 2015
  5. HealthWatch: Fighting Obesity with Sleep — January 27, 2015

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Consumer Reports: Sharing Passwords

(CONSUMER REPORTS) —  More people are getting accounts to access countless video streams on a service you pay for—such as Hulu Plus, Netflix, Amazon Prime Instant Video, HBO Go, or WatchESPN.  It seems just as easy to give your log-in to someone else.  Surprisingly, a newly released Consumer Reports survey shows that 46 percent of … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: Diabetes and Mood

(CNN) – Diabetes can affect both your physiological and mental health.  One of the psychological side effects that can be challenging to diagnose is mood swings.  But depression and emotional distress are more common in diabetes patients than you might think. Diabetes patients can have mood swings for many reasons. It could be anything from … Continue reading »

VA Dom to Host an Off-Site Town Hall

WHITE CITY, Ore. — There will be another public town hall meeting to hear from veterans, their family members, and the community on February 12, 2015.  This meeting will not be at the White City campus.  Instead, it will be at the Jackson County Roads and Parks Auditorium, 7520 Table Rock Road. The VA SORCC … Continue reading »

Consumer Reports: Overuse of CT Scans

(CONSUMER REPORTS) — CT scans give medical professionals detailed pictures of the inner workings of your body but can also expose you to high doses of radiation. More than 80 million CT scans are performed in the U.S. every year. But about a third of those scans serve no medical purpose, according to research published … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: Fighting Obesity with Sleep

(CNN) — Doctors call childhood obesity an epidemic. In fact, the number of kids who are overweight has doubled in the past 30 years, while the number of overweight adolescents has quadrupled. This has the medical community concerned. A new study pin points one of the potential problems. In 2012, more than one third of … Continue reading »

Man Sent to Prison after 6 Deportations

MEDFORD, Ore. – 37 year old Zeus Apolo Guzman-Aguilar will spend 57 months in federal prison for illegally reentering the United States and drug trafficking. On December 17, 2013, the Medford Police executed a search warrant at Guzman-Aguilar’s residence in Medford after receiving information that he had heroin packaged for sale at the residence. Police … Continue reading »

Consumer Reports: Best TVs for Sports

(Consumer Reports) —   A sports bar is a great place to watch the big game. But if you’re buying a TV for your Super Bowl party at  home, Consumer Reports has complete buying advice. Its testers say a screen that’s at least 50 inches or larger is a good size for a crowd. Testers in … Continue reading »

HealthWatch: The Grieving Process

MEDFORD, Ore. — One of realities of life that is the most difficult to talk about is death. But it impacts everyone at some point. Experts at the southern Oregon non-profit “Winterspring” say grief impacts everyone differently. The non-profit’s primary form of support is through peer-to-peer support groups.  According to their website, these support groups … Continue reading »

Mt. Ashland Staff Layoff

ASHLAND, Ore. — Today Mt. Ashland Ski Area leaders announced they are laying off all staff, even the “core staff of employees”.  You can read the statement from the current General Manager below, and you can find out about an offer they have for skiers. ——————————————————————————————————- As you all know, we have had a challenging … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom: Balancing Act of Sports

What does a 7 year old do after a 2-day swim meet where she placed in two events and PR’d in 4? If it’s my daughter, she asks to go swim laps. It seems like nearly every kid is in sports these days, starting at younger and younger ages. My kids are no exception. Olivia … Continue reading »

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