A waitress at a Hooters in Georgia will donate her kidney to a longtime regular customer of the restaurant. … Click to Continue »
Boating is fun, but it's important to do it safely. Whether it's a fishing boat, a canoe or kayak, or a personal watercraft, there are some basic safety tips that apply to all.
The job, while humbling, looked easy enough. … Click to Continue »
A company that sells specialty fresh vegetables and healthy party trays plans to add 200 to 250 employees by more than tripling the size of its south-central Pennsylvania operation. … Click to Continue »
State health officials say a person who tested positive for measles may have exposed others at a funeral home in Woodbridge. … Click to Continue »
China on Friday confirmed its first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in a South Korean businessman who ignored instructions to stay home after his father was diagnosed with the disease.
The U.S. Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples to government and commercial laboratories occurred at a military post in a desolate stretch of the Utah desert that has been testing chemical weapons since it opened in 1942.
A Kansas man has filed a $2 million lawsuit against the Shawnee County Jail claiming it failed to provide proper medical attention for a broken bone in his foot and subsequent head injury.
Authorities say a Stockbridge family of eight is undergoing rabies treatments after interacting with an infected cat. … Click to Continue »
The Alabama House on Thursday passed a bill that would establish integrated care networks to allow more Medicaid recipients to stay in their homes instead of nursing homes. … Click to Continue »
Vitamin D seems to be the darling nutrient these days. And probably for good reason. This nutrient is critical for the growth and maintenance of sturdy bones. Without it, calcium - the body's primary mineral - cannot be absorbed.
Grab your beach bag - it's the (unofficial) start of summer! … Click to Continue »
A couple from the St. Louis suburb of O'Fallon is scheduled to be sentenced Friday for keeping their autistic son inside a makeshift cage. … Click to Continue »
Open nearly any decor magazine and you’re likely to find pages of interesting ways to incorporate natural elements. What is also wonderful about using natural elements is it’s relatively inexpensive.
Iowa officials have reported another probable case of bird flu in the state. … Click to Continue »
Authorities in Union County believe 170 people who were sickened after eating at a Monroe elementary school last week contracted the fast-spreading Norovirus. … Click to Continue »
A resident in Boulder County contracted tularemia, or "rabbit fever," and has since died after suffering other medical complications. … Click to Continue »
The 6 a.m. wake-up calls, daily vest therapy, hours of treatment, frequent hospital visits and the array of pills her daughter, Rayna, has to ingest each day to stay healthy could be much worse, Jennifer Kruger says.
Riverton Memorial Hospital maintains that a recent medical malpractice case filed against it in tribal court on the Wind River Indian Reservation underscores the problems the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency created in its recent decision that the city of Riverton and surrounding lands remain legally Indian Country.
Robinson Cano wasn't in the Seattle Mariners' lineup for the first time this season because of flu-like symptoms. … Click to Continue »
PITTSBURGH - Mark Crisci was going to the gym and trying to lower his cholesterol levels, but it wasn't until he joined a healthy-lifestyle group at work that he found weight-loss success and continued support to keep his cholesterol, blood pressure and blood sugar levels in a healthy range.
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Recent large-scale genomic analyses have uncovered dozens of common genetic variants that are associated with breast cancer. Each variant, however, contributes only a tiny amount to a person's overall risk of developing the disease.
"I really didn't believe I would make it through childhood, but the act of writing brought me through." … Click to Continue »
Feelings get a bad rap in Christian circles. As a new believer it seemed as though everyone was telling me not to feel. That “good” Christians are happy, content, filled with joy, and at peace … always.
A Georgia Hooters waitress will donate her kidney to a longtime regular customer at the restaurant. … Click to Continue »
Legislators in New York are taking a look at the state of mental health care for children. … Click to Continue »
A world heavyweight boxing champion has launched a national prostate cancer awareness campaign in Providence. … Click to Continue »
The establishment of a second men's Oxford House for recovering drug and alcohol addicts has allowed Chuck Stucky to move from sleeping on a couch to having his own room - which has dramatically improved his ability to get a full night's sleep before getting up at 4:30 a.m.
You could score a $25 gift card if you write the winning caption. … Click to Continue »
One more Minnesota turkey farm has been struck by bird flu, this time in Renville County. … Click to Continue »