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June 26, 2019 - 9:43 am
( 100.3 Jack FM ) - If that leftover meatloaf is creeping on a week of being in your fridge, it might be time to say goodbye. All meal preppers might want to take heed, as well. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, cooked foods are really only safe to eat within three to four days after...
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June 26, 2019 - 9:19 am
WWJ has obtained a letter sent to workers.
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June 25, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Backers say they hope the legislation will curb underage use of e-cigarettes.
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June 24, 2019 - 8:04 pm
The time-delay cannot be overridden.
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June 21, 2019 - 1:34 am
WWJ's Dr. Deanna Lites spoke with a local psychiatrist about "foodie calls."
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FILE - In this April 20, 2016, file photo, a man smokes a marijuana joint at a party celebrating weed in Seattle. A new federally funded study found, not surprisingly, that marijuana use in Washington state is up since pot became legal in 2014. The hard, or not-so-hard, evidence was in sewage samples. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
June 20, 2019 - 8:18 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The proof is in the pee. A federally funded study has confirmed, not surprisingly, that marijuana use went up in Washington state after its first legal pot stores opened in 2014. In fact, consumption appeared to double, at least in one major city, over three years — a conclusion...
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FILE - This Nov. 27, 2015 file photo shows two marijuana buds displayed for a customer in Denver. A government report released on Tuesday, June 17, 2019 shows that pot use in pregnancy has doubled among U.S. women and is most common during the first trimester. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
June 18, 2019 - 4:52 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Pot use in pregnancy has doubled among U.S. women and is most common during the first trimester, government research shows. Overall, 7% of pregnant women, or 1 in 14, said they used marijuana in the past month. That's from a nationally representative health survey in 2016-17 and...
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June 18, 2019 - 1:33 pm
House Bills 4126-27 are under consideration by the House Judiciary Committee.
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June 15, 2019 - 2:32 pm
Bzzz! Bzzz! West Nile virus is back in Oakland County.
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This undated photo provided by the National Institutes of Health in June 2019 shows an "ultra-processed" lunch including brand name macaroni and cheese, chicken tenders, canned green beans and diet lemonade. Researchers found people ate an average of 500 extra calories a day when fed mostly processed foods, compared with when the same people were fed minimally processed foods. That’s even though researchers tried to match the meals for nutrients like fat, fiber and sugar. (Paule Joseph, Shavonne Pocock/NIH via AP)
June 14, 2019 - 11:32 am
Another finding: People eat processed foods faster.
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