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Grandma on bed rest delights social media with her stunning paintings

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Courtesy of Jill Sobocinski(NEW YORK) — This grandma is delighting the internet with her stunning, colorful paintings. Joan Holland, 83, has been on bed rest in her assisted living facility in Cranford, New Jersey, for one year, and admitted she gets bored. But recently, she rediscovered her love for Paint by Numbers, a painting kit for adults. “I’ve been busy,” ... Read More »

Your Body: Over-diagnosis in breast cancer patients

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iStock/ThinkstockDR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor A new study out of Denmark is sparking more debate as to whether mammography can lead to unnecessary treatments in some women. Researchers found that one in three breast tumors discovered through a mammogram may be “over-diagnosed” — meaning they’re identified as more life-threatening than they really are, which leads to unnecessary ... Read More »

RTI’s Vol Weekend Recap: 2-20-17

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Photo Credit: Nick Davis/RTI Missed anything Vols-related over the weekend? Well, you’re in luck, because we have all the weekend’s news here for you in one easy-to-access article. Here’s all the Vol news you may have missed over the weekend: We took a look at the biggest questions facing the Vols going into spring practices We evaluated the film of ... Read More »

History Favors Young Quarterbacks For Tennessee

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Photo Credit: Mason Burgin/RTI The biggest debate of this offseason for Tennessee will be who gets the starting nod at quarterback come fall – junior Quinten Dormady or redshirt freshman Jarrett Guarantano. Over the past few decades Tennessee’s had a tendency to give the starting nod to the young talent on the roster. So in the spirit of the QB ... Read More »

Josh Dobbs Has Scholarship Created in His Honor

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Photo Credit: Mason Burgin/RTI A University of Tennessee alumni chapter in Atlanta, Georgia is creating a scholarship in honor of former Vol quarterback Joshua Dobbs. Dobbs, who is also a native of Alpharetta, Georgia, recently finished up his football career for the Vols and already has his degree from the University of Tennessee. The chapter is raising money through a ... Read More »

Insider Mailing: Looking To The Future Edition

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Photo Credit: Mason Burgin/RTI We answer your questions about Tennessee athletics and anything else in our weekly mailbag, Insider Mailing. “2014-15 Vols football is now the 2016-17 Vols basketball? Young and talented but over hyped for the next season?” – Spencer Scofield Daniel: I’ve thought about that comparison as well. We’ll see how the rest of the season plays out, ... Read More »