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Briefly Visiting an Absentee Owner Farm for Meditation Show

Mar 20, 2018

On the 95th anniversary of Robert Frost’s “Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening”, Health Matters revisits this classic American poem. We talk about insomnia, low blood pressure and suicide, legalizing marijuana, and a cancer “Ground Shot” for Eastern Kentucky.

Tip:  Sleep experts are focusing on avoiding white light at night. They even suggest using sunglasses if you wake up and must look at a screen.

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The "Cancer Ground-shot" may be a better, low tech approach to cancer in Appalachia

Record numbers of "deaths of despair"

New report on the association between low blood pressure and suicidal thinking