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  • More suffer from hearing loss than expected, study shows

    More suffer from hearing loss than expected, study shows
    One in five Americans has significant hearing loss, far more than previously thought, according to new research that has scientists warning of an impending public health threat. Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University say the growing number of...
  • D64 employee diagnosed with whooping cough

     
    A Park Ridge-Niles District 64 employee who works at two schools has been diagnosed with whooping cough, but the illness has not spread to other …...
  • On World AIDS Day, activists condemn global donor shortfalls

     
    Activists warn that donor shortfalls on global AIDS funding will kill many people. On World AIDS Day activists predicted that severe shortfalls in the Global Fund grants for AIDS, TB and malaria due to donor fatigue would cost many lives, particularly...
  • KWCH Reporter, Photographer receive American Cancer Society award

    KWCH Reporter, Photographer receive American Cancer Society award
    The American Cancer Society honors two members of the KWCH team for excellence in cancer journalism.   Halloween House Story Eyewitness News Reporter Melody Pettit and KWCH Chief Photojournalist Brian Gordon were awarded the 2011 High Plains Media Award...
  • Consumer Reports finds worrisome levels of arsenic in fruit juice

    Consumer Reports finds worrisome levels of arsenic in fruit juice
    Arsenic is a poison that can contaminate drinking water. The federal government sets limits on how much is allowed in bottled and municipal water. But it puts no limits on arsenic in juice. Consumer Reports just tested 28 apple and grape juices...
  • Health & Safety

    Allergy Allergicare Relief Centers Boca Raton www.allergicare.com    877-976-3393 Allergy-free Shop 8803 SW 132 St., Miami www.allergyfreeshop.com    305-254-2828 Florida Center for Allergy and Asthma Care Locations from Miami to Palm Beach www.florida-...
  • Events to mark World AIDS Day planned across Michiana

    World AIDS Day will be observed Thursday in St. Joseph and Elkhart counties of Indiana and Berrien County in Michigan. AIDS Ministries/AIDS Assist will host a candle-lighting memorial from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in offices in St. Joseph and Elkhart counties:...
  • The latest advance in smartphone technology -- a corded handset?

     
    Retro headsets for smart phones may reduce cell phone radiation....
  • Bahrain's brave health care workers deserve support

    Bahrain's brave health care workers deserve support
    The United States continues to ignore the thwarted Arab Spring in Bahrain. Recently, a quasi-military court in the small Gulf state sentenced 20 doctors and nurses to up to 15 years in jail. The charge against them? Treating injured demonstrators opposing...
  • South Africa loses $1.4 billion training doctors who emigrated

     
    Africa loses trained medical staff to emigration: Africa has lost billions in a brain drain of doctors to the West. South Africa, the country hardest hit by AIDS, has spent more than $1.4 billion training doctors who left to work in rich Western...
  • FDA cautions dog owners about chicken jerky snacks

    FDA cautions dog owners about chicken jerky snacks
    The Food and Drug Administration is cautioning pet owners about chicken jerky dog snacks, after a surge in complaints by dog owners and vets associating the treats with sickness and death. According to the FDA, the products at the center of the...