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Thursday, Oct 4, 2012

Paraplegics Walk With Exoskeleton Technology

Paraplegics Walk With Exoskeleton Technology

Argo Technologies, an Israeli firm opening its headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, introduces a new technology that allows paraplegics to stand and walk on their own. Theresa Hannigan, who was stricken by an...

Thursday, 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...

Thursday, 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...

Wednesday, Sep 26, 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.

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012

Preventing Miscarriages and Stillbirths

Preventing Miscarriages and Stillbirths

Dr. Bruce Hensel looks at a new study.

Thursday, 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.

Wednesday, Oct 3, 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.

Thursday, 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.

Tuesday, Oct 2, 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.

Monday, Oct 1, 2012

Clinic Develops Improved Artificial Heart

Clinic Develops Improved Artificial Heart

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

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Police Shoot Carjacking Suspect Who Drove at Them
Police Shoot Carjacking Suspect Who Drove at Them

Authorities say a carjacking suspect was shot and wounded by police after he rammed several parked cars and then drove directly at officers near Los Angeles.

Truck Goes Up in Flames Off 60 Freeway
Truck Goes Up in Flames Off 60 Freeway

A driver was able to escape without injuries after a semi-truck went up in flames Saturday off the 60 Freeway.

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Guitarist and Co-Founder, Dies
Malcolm Young, AC/DC Guitarist and Co-Founder, Dies

Malcolm Young, guitarist and co-founder of rock legend AC/DC, has died, the band announced on social media Saturday morning. He was 64. Young had dementia in recent years, which led him to retire from AC/DC in...

Sexual Misconduct Claims Roil Alabama Campaign, Divide Women
Sexual Misconduct Claims Roil Alabama Campaign, Divide Women

Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing...

Car Plows Into Wendys After Driver Gets Shot in Head
Car Plows Into Wendys After Driver Gets Shot in Head

A man in his late teens was in grave condition after being shot in the head and wounded before plowing his vehicle into a Panorama City Wendy's.

Caretaker Arrested After Allegedly Taking Nearly $1 Million
Caretaker Arrested After Allegedly Taking Nearly $1 Million

A caretaker accused of stealing nearly $1 million from an elderly Mission Viejo couple is a "one-man crime wave" who also allegedly led police on a chase and faces identity theft and drug charges, a prosecutor...