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ASSIGNMENT 13: Inside the operating room with heart surgeons
- For those outside the medical field, a cardiac operating room is a foreign, intimidating world. Two of the region's leading heart surgeons gave us a look at what they do and how they do it.
ASSIGNMENT 13: Police bust financial conspiracy crime
- The Chippewa Falls Police Department along with the Eau Claire Police Department recently busted one of the biggest financial fraud crimes it's ever seen.
ASSIGNMENT 13: CVTC making impact through fire safety tests
- The Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau Claire is home to only one of five facilities in the world that are setup for UL safety tests, particularly on fire extinguishers
ASSIGNMENT 13: The 'pain' of feeling caught in the middle
- Prescription drug abuse is on the rise, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That's why doctors say they have to be careful when prescribing pain killers for chronic pain patients. It leaves some physicians feeling trapped in the middle, between drug seekers and patients who truly need medicine to manage their pain. That's also why chronic pain patients say they feel caught in the middle. They're being questioned as if they are a drug seeker.
Assignment 13: Waiting on Wheels
- A Mondovi mom says she'll never give up on her daughter, and says she hopes things change in the world of Medicaid so other families don't have to wait so long for what their kids need.
ASSIGNMENT 13: Birthing with Options
- When it comes to childbirth, what are some of the non-traditional ways women are having babies these days?
ASSIGNMENT 13: Field of Dreams (Part 2)
- Follow WEAU's Courtney in Part of 2 of a feature story on a local ranch that's spreading equine therapy to the community for young women.
ASSIGNMENT 13: Field of Dreams (Part 1)
- Follow WEAU's Courtney Everett as she uncovers the powerful connection people and horses at a ranch in Eleva, helping young women.
ASSIGNMENT 13: Out to Africa from Eau Claire
- An Eau Claire couple has found their own little corner of the world to change.
The Voice of Reason: Yelling at your kids
- After a new study showed yelling at your kids can be just as damaging as physical punishment, we looked into tools parents can use to be the voice of reason.
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