| Dec 5, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Indiana voters could get to decide whether a gay marriage ban ends up in the state's constitution.
It is expected to be a fight in the coming legislative session. One group believes the law could have economic implications.
No matter what you believe....
| Dec 4, 2012
| 7:55 PM
Coughing and sneezing is never a good sign -- add on a sore throat and you are officially sick. This year’s flu season is already under way, but many people confuse the symptoms of the flu with the common cold.
“They think it’s flu...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:39 AM
Get ready parents! Stomach flu season is here — and it isn’t going to be fun. Unlike the common cold, the stomach flu (or gastroenteritis) manifests itself in some pretty ugly ways. Anyone who has had it, or has seen a child go through it,...
| Nov 13, 2012
Flu season is here--and it's always one of the most Googled health conditions--and for good reason.
According to the CDC--the flu kills between 3,000 and 49,000 people every year--those are scary numbers.
Dr. Hania Alaidroos of Arbor Green Family...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Acupuncture may be ancient — estimates range between 3-4,000 years old — but it is not an ancient Chinese secret. It's used all over the world by acupuncture practitioners as well as medical doctors.
We spoke with two experts to learn more....
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:13 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An arsenal of hand sanitizers, hygiene education and good old-fashioned soap failed to prevent asthma attacks among school children in one Alabama county.
For children with asthma, the common cold is the top trigger of symptom...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:32 AM
PETOSKEY — With the first cases of influenza of the season confirmed in Michigan, health officials are urging many to get vaccinated and for everyone to be sure and wash your hands regularly to avoid the virus.
While influenza A and B viruses have...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Right now a Roanoke man is very happy to be home. He spent the last six days inside LewisGale hospital after being diagnosed with meningitis.
Sherrill returned home from the hospital Tuesday night.
"It's been real tough especially being away from...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:34 PM
A new virus that has killed one person and landed another in a London hospital does not appear to spread easily from person to person, the World Health Organization said Friday....
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:51 PM
There`s a medical mystery in the air. No we`re not talking about West Nile. This one is across the pond.
It`s a new type of coronavirus, which is from the same virus family of the common cold and very closely related to SARS? Remember SARS? It stands for...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:19 PM
Scientists are trying to unravel a medical mystery involving a new type of coronavirus, which come from that same large family of viruses that bring us the common cold but also brought us Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome - better known as SARS - back...