WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration on Friday imposed a new air quality standard that reduces by 20 percent the maximum amount of soot released into the air from smokestacks..
Fort Myers, Fla. - If you're looking to stay fit this holiday season, there are hundreds of exercise routines out there. Many target different areas like cardio or strength, ..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Talk about a smoke break. Tobacco companies have introduced almost no new cigarettes or smokeless tobacco products in the U.S. in more than 1..
Fort Myers, Fla. - There's nothing scarier for a parent, your child gets an injury. But do you know when it's time to see a doctor or go to the hospital? Dr. Anette St...
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- How much would you pay to save your pet? Recent estimates show Americans will spend over $13 billion on general and specialty pet care this year. Medical specialt..
Fort Myers, Fla. - The holiday parties may leave you with less time for keeping fit with physical activity. If your looking for ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle, we've go..
Fort Myers, Fla. - Many non-smokers develop lines around their lips known as smokers lips. If you think all hope of getting ride of them is lost, think again. Dr. Micha..
Fort Myers, Fla. - If you have trouble sleeping, chances are you don't exercise regularly, or maybe just not at the right time of day. The relationship bet..
Fort Myers, Fla. - Flu season is ramping up for Southwest Florida. So, what exactly is the dreaded virus? Doctor Annette St. Pierre-Mackoul stopped by to answer all tho..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court has denied the government's request to rehear a challenge to a requirement that tobacco companies put large graphic health warnings on ..
Fort Myers, Fla. - Managing your weight and sticking to your exercise routine can easily slip this time of year. Between the shopping, baking, and partying you may feel like ..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Senate committee is slated to meet to discuss implementing the Affordable Care Act. Republican Gov. Rick Scott has been a v..
NEW YORK (AP) - Health officials say flu season is off to its earliest start in nearly 10 years - and it could be a bad one. The primary strain circulating is one..
Fort Myers, Fla. - Out of state license plates, cooler temperatures, and longer waits at restaurants are just some of the signs that season is upon us. That also means many of us w..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee Memorial Health System approved a construction contract to proceed with construction of the Golisano Children's Hospital. The new children's hospital will..
MIAMI (AP) - Florida health advocates are urging the federal government to run the state health exchange, saying Florida officials dragged their heels and have missed crucial deadl..
CHICAGO (AP) - They may be a big hit at kids' birthday parties, but inflatable bounce houses can be dangerous, with the number of injuries soaring in recent years, a nationwide stu..
Fort Myers, Fla. - It's that time of year once again to make that holiday gift list. But, have you thought of gifting a plastic surgery procedure? While it may seem like a th..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Crossfit training isn't just a workout anymore. It's now a world wide sport with big money and big sponsors for the elite. One Fort Myers man is taking it beyond ..
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami woman who spent 42 years in a coma has died. The Miami Herald (http://hrld.us/TTC9v4 ) reports Ewarda O'Bara was a high school student in 197..