CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are hearing from parents, health care providers and others in New Hampshire as it starts explorin..
Young people who use gaming devices or mobile phones for extended periods of time may experience pain in their wrists and fingers according to recent studies. &nb..
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami imam and two of his sons were arrested Saturday on charges they provided some $50,000 to the Pakistani Taliban, designated by the State Department as a terrori..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The House Republican budget would leave up to 44 million more low-income people uninsured as the federal government cuts states' Medicaid funding by about one-thi..
Noth Fort Myers, Fla.-- Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida's is hosting a Health Fair for May 6th, 2011 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at our office located at 1520..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The risk of substance abuse triples when teens enter high school and kids entering middle school have an increased exposure to situations involving drugs and ..
With all of the recent fires, many are experiencing difficulties with allergies. Here to discuss some ways to get through this 'brush fire' season is Dr. Annette ..
(AP) - A much cheaper drug has proved just as good as a $2,000 monthly shot to treat a common eye disorder that can lead to blindness, a long-awaited study has found. &..
April is national autism awareness month. There is an exciting new website for parents, doctors and children. &n..
April is oral cancer awareness month. Over 36,500 Americans are diagnosed with oral cancer every year. More..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. chief's envoy for malaria says a $5 billion campaign has saved several hundred thousand lives in recent years, keeping international efforts on track..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration plans to regulate smokeless electronic cigarettes as tobacco products and won't try to regulate them under stricter rules for ..
Children don't come with owner's manuals. Toddlers, full of energy and eager to test your limits as well as their legs, can be particularly tricky to parent. Here to tell us the ..
LONDON (AP) - A global health fund believes millions of dollars worth of its donated malaria drugs have been stolen in recent years, vastly exceeding the levels of theft previously..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that a cancer patient may pursue an emotional distress claim that alleges a faulty diagnosis let undetected cancer spread.&nb..
Keloid scars can be very difficult to treat, but some new treatments may be available. Dr. Michael Kim has a look at keloids and what to do about them.&nbs..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Jennifer Smith, SWAT (Students Working Against Tobacco) Coordinator for the Tobacco Control Program at the Collier County Health Department, was recently awar..
The F CAT's are just about over, and we're a couple of weeks away from spring break. So, now is a great time to make sure your kids are healthy. Doctor Annette Mackoul has a look a..
ATLANTA (AP) - New government figures show about half of U.S. adults take vitamins and other dietary supplements - a level that's been holding steady for much of the past decade.&n..
Every year in the United States, 13,000 children are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, and more than one million American kids and adults deal with the disease every day. Diabetes is..