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Healthy Headlines: Pregnant? You need a basic knowledge of foods to eat (or avoid) for healthy baby

We all know about pregnancy cravings like pickles and ice cream in the middle of the night. But if you’re pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant, it’s important to have a base knowledge of foods to eat and avoid during pregnancy. Pickles and ice cream are fine – in moderation! “I like to advise my pregnant patients to eat whole foods and minimize eating anything processed,” says Dr....

Pregnant and fighting drugs, addiction, she found redemption and new life starting with a judge’s gavel

By Carolina Weatherford Kentucky Today WHITESBURG, Ky. (KT) – The sound of a gavel banging, and the dramatic clang of cell doors aren’t typically associated with hope. 
In this case, the judicial system saved Allison Rose’s life. 
On June 28, Allison found herself facing charges for paraphernalia and complicity to traffic methamphetamine in Letcher County. This was not her first drug-related...