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It looks like some wet weather is headed our way tonight with the possibility of some severe storms overnight. A warm front is pushing north from the Gulf of Mexico into Northwest Florida as a storm system to the west of us moves in as well. Both look like theyll make for some showers with heavy rainfall possible at times. We also have the chance to see isolated storms close to the coast. Our chance for severe weather increases Sunday as the warm front tracks northeast. We could see strong thunderstorms, damaging winds, and we cant rule out the possibility of an isolated tornado. Some flooding could be possible due to the potential for heavy rainfall. Stay tuned to Channel 3 News for the latest updates.

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HEALTH: Research shows - Looks do matter

Updated: Friday, July 18 2014, 06:51 PM CDT
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New research shows looks do matter, at least when it comes to taking prescription medication.
  
A study in the "Annals of Internal Medicine" looked at 10,000 post- heart attack patients.
  
They found many patients were more likely *not* to refill their medication  *if there was a change in the shape or color of the pill especially  when going from the original pill to a generic version.
  
Researchers say doctors need to re-assure patients that all generics work equally well.


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