| Aug 31, 2012
| 8:38 AM
"If I think about the last 50 years, what medical advancement has had more impact on the burden of disease, decreasing the burden of disease, there is no question vaccinations stand out as one of the most unbelievable stories. It is really not...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:19 PM
There are so many of vaccines and immunizations out there from measles, mumps and smallpox it can be difficult for a parent to know what their child needs and when.
The KU school of medicine hosted a lecture about when you should immunize your child. ...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 8:25 PM
The Seattle Animal Shelter said it is picking up about 25 raccoons a month that are sick with the canine distemper virus, which can be transmitted to dogs with deadly results.
Distemper is spread through saliva or blood, so pet owners should try to...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:51 AM
Nearly 10% of parents in Oregon are limiting their children to getting no more than one or two injections per visit to the pediatrician, according to a new study published in the medical journal Pediatrics Monday.
As a result, children are falling...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 12:50 AM
KAMPALA, Uganda -- Teams in Uganda are trying to track down anyone who came into contact with patients infected with the Ebola virus, which has killed at least 14 people there this month, authorities said Monday.
"This is very, very important, to trace...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 5:10 AM
aberdeen public schools 2012-13 school year
Opening day Aug. 21:
This will be a half-day of school. Breakfast and lunch will not be served.
Students will report to their respective schools as follows:
C.C. Lee, Lincoln, May Overby, O.M. Tiffany,...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 8:49 PM
Emmaus girls basketball coach Bill Dunn understands there's more to life than winning games and hanging championship banners.
As the pastor of young adults at Faith Church in Allentown, Dunn preaches the importance of things beyond the X's and O's of...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:17 AM
Norway killer Breivik defends massacre: 'I would have done it again'
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Anders Behring Breivik on Tuesday defended his massacre of 77 people, insisting he would do it again and calling the bomb-and-shooting rampage the most...
| May 7, 2012
| 5:03 AM
Peru's health ministry is asking people to avoid beaches in Lima and north of the capital until officials can determine what caused the deaths of hundreds of dolphins and pelicans.
Last month, the country's production ministry said the authorities were...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 6:54 PM
While Clara Barton’s care of the wounded and dying during the Civil War is the stuff of legend, it took the hands of just about every area woman and girl over the age of 13 to tend to the thousands of patients from the Sept. 17, 1862, Battle of...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:24 PM
In 1998, just before Napoleon Chagnon retired from the University of California at Santa Barbara, he signed a contract to write a book about his life as an anthropologist among the Yanomamö people, who live in the forests of Venezuela and Brazil. It...