ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - It's a creepy, crawly and growing problem. Bedbugs are resurgent, and the University of Minnesota is helping people fight back. The univers..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-In this slow economy, some people are trying to save money on cosmetic procedures by buying injectables online and self-injecting. Dr. Michael Kim tells us t..
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - Some 371 men were told they should be checked for prostate cancer after taking a free blood test at the Kansas State Fair, and several said they appreciated..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal health authorities say a nationwide outbreak of listeria in Colorado cantaloupes is now responsible for 21 deaths and the number may continue to grow.&nbs..
Pancreatic cancer is notoriously lethal - there are almost as many deaths from it each year as there are new cases. The deaths this week of Apple founder Steve Jobs and Nobelist Ra..
BOSTON (AP) - Public health officials are pushing for Massachusetts to join most of the rest of the country and put together a vaccine registry that would help medical professional..
NEW YORK (AP) - Americans talk skinny but eat fat. No matter that First Lady Michelle Obama has been on a crusade for a year and a half to slim down the country. ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- If needles aren't your thing, but you hate wrinkles, here is a way to get rid of the wrinkles without the needle. But is botox cream ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. Some pregnancy guidebooks read like one very long and sometimes confusing list of dos and don'ts. Here to help me make sense of all this is Dr. Annette MacKo..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Babies, babies everywhere. It seems like everyone knows someone who is about to give birth, or someone who just gave birth. So we did some research, looked back n..
SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - A California farm is voluntarily recalling bags of chopped romaine lettuce because of possible contamination with listeria, though no illnesses have been rep..
Fort Myers, Fla.- The Lee County Health Department, in cooperation with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and Corizon Health Care, is overseeing treatment of a Lee County Jail ..
Pfizer Inc. and a pharmacy standards group are teaming to warn consumers about the risks of counterfeit prescription medicines, which endanger the public and take money from both p..
CINCINNATI (AP) - Tyson Fresh Meats Inc. is recalling about 131,300 pounds of ground beef because a family in Ohio fell ill after eating meat produced by the company that was conta..
WASHINGTON (AP) - As many as 14 people have died from possible listeria illnesses traced to Colorado cantaloupes, health officials say - a death toll that would make the food outbr..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Moms know children are wonderful, but you don't always like what they can do to your body. Things sag and tummies lose their tightn..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Doctors at Wolfson Children's Hospital in Jacksonville have successfully removed a large, benign tumor from a month-old baby girl. Peyto..
FORT MYERS, Fla. Because early prostate cancer usually has no symptoms, it's important to get the facts and talk with your doctor about your personal risk and whether t..
MIAMI (AP) - Health officials are asking Miami-Dade County residents to be on the alert for mosquitos after a 27-year-old man was diagnosed with West Nile virus. ..
FORT MYERS, Fl.-The laundry list of do's and don'ts when you are pregnant can seem daunting. But Dr. Annette MacKoul answers your questions in a multi-part series starting wi..