Oct 4, 2012

Spare Parts Make a New Hand

Spare Parts Make a New Hand

A hand surgeon and a foot-ankle specialist teamed up to rebuild a man's hand that was injured due to a terrible industrial accident. The two doctors rebuilt the hand using the patient's bones, nerves and...

Oct 4, 2012

Patients Warned over Drugs Linked to Deadly Meningitis

Patients Warned over Drugs Linked to Deadly Meningitis

As the outbreak of a rare form of fungal meningitis widened Thursday and claimed more lives, health officials ratcheted up their warnings to patients over drugs sold by the specialty pharmacy to which the...

Oct 5, 2012

Tanning Beds Ups Skin Cancer Risk by 69%

Tanning Beds Ups Skin Cancer Risk by 69%

Dr. Bruce Hensel reports on a new study shows that young people who use tanning beds have 69% increased risk of developing skin cancer.

Oct 5, 2012

Preventing Miscarriages and Stillbirths

Preventing Miscarriages and Stillbirths

Dr. Bruce Hensel looks at a new study.

Oct 4, 2012

FDA Says Teva Antidepressant is Ineffective

FDA Says Teva Antidepressant is Ineffective

Teva Pharmaceuticals has stopped shipping its generic version of a popular antidepressant after a federal analysis showed the pill does not work properly.

Oct 5, 2012

What Everyone Should Know About Suicide

What Everyone Should Know About Suicide

Suicide has overtaken traffic deaths as the nation's leading cause of injury-related death. Dr. Joshua Weiner discusses ways to help prevent suicide.

Oct 4, 2012

Meningitis Outbreak Has Steroid Link

Meningitis Outbreak Has Steroid Link

Tennessee and federal health experts are investigating an outbreak of meningitis that infected 14 people who received steroid injections, killing two of them, the state's chief medical officer said Tuesday.

Oct 5, 2012

Dermatologists Vs. Spas

Dermatologists Vs. Spas

Dr. Cheryl Burgess explains which procedures you can have done at spas -- and which you should probably leave to the doctors.

Oct 4, 2012

Clinic Develops Improved Artificial Heart

Clinic Develops Improved Artificial Heart

One Cleveland clinic is helping to develop a new, much improved artificial heart.

Oct 5, 2012

BOSU Ball Workouts, at Home or at the Gym

BOSU Ball Workouts, at Home or at the Gym

Trainer Steve Hayes brings Liz of Fitness First to share workout tips for Women's Health Month.

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Suspect Arrested in Fatal 91 Freeway Shooting

Suspect Arrested in Fatal 91 Freeway Shooting

Police on Friday arrested a man in connection with murder in last month's 91 Freeway shooting in Anaheim that killed a father of four, officials said.

Arrest Made After Police Find Officer's Missing Shotgun

Arrest Made After Police Find Officer's Missing Shotgun

Los Angeles police made an arrest Friday after finding an officer's shotgun that fell off the back of a police motorcycle in South LA one day earlier, officials said.

Weekend Thunderstorms Possible at SoCal Beaches

Weekend Thunderstorms Possible at SoCal Beaches

Authorities are preparing for another round of thunderstorms at Southern California beaches this weekend as forecasters predict same cloudy conditions like last weekend when a man died after being struck by...

Deep Fat Fryer Sparks Food Truck Fire in Venice

Deep Fat Fryer Sparks Food Truck Fire in Venice

A deep fat fryer caught fire Friday night, igniting a blaze inside a food truck on Venice's Abbot Kinney Boulevard on the night of its monthly Food Truck Friday event, officials said.

SoCal Firefighter Had Ecstasy, Alcohol in System: Report

SoCal Firefighter Had Ecstasy, Alcohol in System: Report

The Southern California firefighter who went missing during a mountain camping trip and was later found dead had Ecstasy and alcohol in his system when he died, according to a toxicology report obtained by NBC4...

Woman's CheapAir Ordeal Ends After Hassles

Woman's CheapAir Ordeal Ends After Hassles

If an air traveler has a change in plans, sometimes changing that ticket isn't so easy. One woman found that out when her stepson got hurt and she couldn't make the flight. When she went to get a refund, she got...