| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Pictures in the News | April 16, 2013...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Television is the best book-selling machine in the world. Who can forget Oprah Winfrey's contributions to publishing? Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush hits a TV jackpot Sunday morning: He will go on five shows to promote his book “Immigration Wars...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:04 PM
A rigorous science program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles aimed at encouraging minority students to pursue a career in the field received an endowment this month that should fund the program for years to come....
| Apr 19, 2013
| 3:13 PM
The eyes of the world were on Boston this week with the two bomb blasts during the marathon on Monday and subsequent manhunt for two brothers believed to be the perpetrators....
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:43 PM
A transfusion of blood tainted with West Nile virus most likely caused the death of a hospitalized cancer patient in 2012, according to a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
In its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report...
| May 15, 2013
If you've got your health, the cliche goes, you've got just about everything. If you've got public health duties, you're responsible for just about everything from mosquitoes (West Nile carriers) to hygiene (wash your hands for as long as it takes to sing...
| Aug 10, 2013
Across the country, preschools and elementary schools are declaring themselves nut free or peanut free, asking families not to pack lunch foods that could pose life-threatening dangers to highly allergic children. And the prohibitions are expanding beyond...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:54 AM
A Baltimore County pain treatment center is resisting involvement in a probe into the deadly national fungal meningitis outbreak linked to tainted steroids last year.
Baltimore Pain Management Center, which received some doses of the recalled...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Birds can have a huge impact on a dairy farm's profitability if they aren't controlled.
For example, starlings consume about 1.8 pounds of feed per month, says J.W. Schroeder, North Dakota State University Extension Service dairy specialist. One...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:05 PM
A health alert for people in Kosciusko and Starke Counties.
The Indiana Department of Health confirmed the West Nile Virus has been found in pools of mosquitoes there.
West Nile has now spread to 12 counties around the state.
One human case of the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Although HPV vaccinations can reduce the risk of cancer-causing infections in adolescent girls by half, immunization rates across the United States have stalled over the last year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.