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Exercise and mental health

Exercise and mental health

Posted 9:53 AM 2/28/2020 by Hope Beitchman, KOMU 8 Producer

It's a proven way to boost your mental health, and it's not another medication.

Doctor Frank McGeorge explains exercise can help erase symptoms of depression, anxiety, and other forms of mental illness.

"The chemistry in the brain is alterable with exercise," Dr. Ron Samarian, a (More)

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Columbia hosts affordable housing summit

Columbia hosts affordable housing summit

Posted 9:49 PM 2/27/2020 by Skyler Navarro, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – Columbia hosted its first affordable housing summit Thursday night.

The (More)

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Stephens College to donate items to Rainbow House

Stephens College to donate items to Rainbow House

Posted 2:49 AM 2/28/2020 by Will Morris, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - For the last month, Stephens College has been collecting items for Rainbow House in Columbia, and they'll finally drop the items off to the shelter Friday.

The shelter relies primarily on donations of both needed items and food for the children who stay there. The shelter (More)

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Columbia Police investigating Conley Rd. robbery

Columbia Police investigating Conley Rd. robbery

Posted 5:37 PM 2/27/2020 by Bill Finn, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Columbia Police responded to a report of a strong-arm robbery that occurred in the parking lot at Sam's Club, 101 Conley Road.

Upon arrival, officers were told that a man had grabbed a woman's purse and fled toward Highway 63.

The first responding officer saw the suspect (More)

2/26/2020

Federal health officials investigate E. coli outbreak likely linked to Jimmy John's

Federal health officials investigate E. coli outbreak likely linked to Jimmy John's

Posted 9:12 AM 2/27/2020 by Connor Spielmaker, CNN

(CNN) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced an investigation into a multi-state E. coli outbreak they believe is linked to Jimmy John's.

The announcement comes a day after the Food and Drug Administration  (More)

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