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Fatty Liver Disease

Liver specialist Dr. Sam Lee says Fatty Liver Disease is becoming an epidemic and we need to do something about it.

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The Homestretch Crime statistics for Calgary Jul 23, 2014 | 6:10New numbers suggest the overall crime rate is dropping but the number of violent crimes is up. Rob Brown talks to Carl DeSantis with the Justice Studies program at Bow Valley College.
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The Homestretch Lawyer and wrestler Jul 23, 2014 | 6:21The Commonwealth Games are underway in Scotland, one of the athletes competing is Calgary's Brittanee Laverdure. She talks to guest host Rob Brown about her two loves, wrestling and litigation.
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The Homestretch Duck wings Jul 23, 2014 | 3:50Chef Cam Dobranski of the Kensington Wine Bar/Brasserie has this recipe for duck wings served at the Container Bar in Kensington. These make for a crispy alternative to chicken wings.
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The Homestretch Hidden gems on Netflix Jul 23, 2014 | 6:22TV culture vulture Zain Velji talks to guest host Rob Brown about some of the movies available online this summer.
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The Homestretch Potatoes Jul 22, 2014 | 6:37Lyndon Penner talks about the joy of growing potatoes which he says is essential for a complete gardening experience.
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