| Dec 10, 2012
| 2:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Doctors should talk to school-aged kids and teens about the consequences of smoking and how to avoid pressure to start using cigarettes, a government-backed panel said today.
The draft guidelines from the U.S. Preventive...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Are you ready for some football? First, however, are you ready for some autopsies?
The opening of the NFL training camps coincided with the closing of the investigation into the April suicide by gunshot of Ray Easterling, 62, an eight-season NFL safety...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Parents say they fear for their children's safety after hearing news of an abduction in Somerset Township Thursday.
State police are looking for a white male who abducted a girl along Wills Church Road around 4 p.m. The girl was released a short distance...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:51 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Actress Amanda Bynes has been charged with two counts of driving with a suspended license, TMZ is reporting.
One of the charges stems from an incident on September 16th when Bynes was pulled over outside the Burbank Airport.
| May 10, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Next month, the Costa Mesa City Council will take a formal position regarding the proposed controversial expansion of the San Diego (405) Freeway through Costa Mesa. It is critical for the residents to become educated and speak out about what impact...
| May 20, 2012
| 5:00 AM
It is irresponsible to claim, as the letter writer from Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) does, that eating meat is equivalent to smoking cigarettes ("Unhealthful foods kill more Americans every year than tobacco," May 13). In...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Thousands of fifth-graders around Harford County have pledged never to try tobacco by signing their names on banners that will be exhibited on National Kick Butts Day March 20.
Harford County Health Department's Cigarette Restitution Fund Tobacco Program...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:01 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. C. Everett Koop has long been regarded as the nation's doctor— even though it has been nearly a quarter-century since he was surgeon general.
Koop, who died Monday at his home in Hanover, N.H., at age 96, was by far the...
| Feb 25, 2013
In the mid-1980s, the emerging AIDS epidemic was a high-profile target of vocal conservatives. Politicians and the religious right called for sweeping measures against those diagnosed with AIDS, including quarantine of patients, mandatory screening of...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 1:03 PM
High School is beginning to take on a life of it's own in Roanoke County.
"I've heard that there are some people who do end up coming to school high."
Sally Greenberg is a freshman at Hidden Valley High School and she's noticed that more and more of...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Sen. Craig Tieszen wants the Legislature to add a definition of smoking to South Dakota’s code of laws.
He’s not aiming at electronic cigarettes or trying to change any of South Dakota’s regulations on where smokers can light up....