| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:05 PM
A small dog was found alive in a trash bag that was placed outside of someone's home in the Goodwood area on Friday, Sept. 21. Had the bag gone unnoticed a few minutes longer, that dog could have ended up in the back of a Waste Management truck....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Sherrie Walter will never wear earrings again, but recently started styling her hair in a ponytail the way she used to before she was diagnosed with skin cancer nearly four years ago.
It's a big step for Walter, whose life was turned upside down when...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Shannon Duick brushed away tears as a technician fixed electrodes onto the head of her infant son, but as a machine sent beeps and clicks into his ears, the baby slept in her arms, unaware.
He slept as the machine came up empty, as it showed his brain...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 12:42 AM
Looks like the paparazzi aren't the only ones Justin Bieber has to worry about.
Stacey Wilson Betts took her daughter to the Biebs' concert back in July 2010 is suing the "Baby" crooner for a whopping $9.2 million after she allegedly suffered hearing...
| Jul 19, 2012
Robert Cooper is finally getting help for that annoying sound in his head.
He's being tested to find just how much ringing there is. Robert first noticed it two years ago when heard a sound that he describes as crickets in the forest.
"It is quite...
| Feb 23, 2012
Q: Do I sleep with my dog, or does my dog sleep with me? -- C.J., Cyberpace
A: Now I know what philosophy majors do with their degrees; they ask questions like this!
More dog owners than ever, 44 percent, share their beds with their canine friends,...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 5:19 AM
A dog named "Lagniappe" was found weighing only 10-lbs. (half of what she should weigh) and suffering from hypothermia, anemia and malnutrition. The poor pooch also had an infection in both her ears, swollen gums and was infested with parasites, according...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Driving a car that used to belong to a smoker, and smelling the lingering fumes is annoying to some people, but now scientists say it can actually be dangerous.
Second-hand smoke is smoke in the air that another person can inhale, and it has been shown...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 2:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - There's not enough evidence to say whether older adults should be screened for hearing loss if they don't have any symptoms, according to a new statement from a government-backed panel.
The recommendation, released on Monday,...
| Apr 25, 2012
Only 1 in 7 people ages 50 and older who should be using hearing aids actually wears a device, according to a recent study led by two Johns Hopkins researchers and published in the "Archives of Internal Medicine."
The study authors, Dr. Frank R. Lin...
| Nov 14, 2012
Tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, affects an estimated 1 in 20 Americans, according to the American Tinnitus Association. While it is often described as ringing, it can also be buzzing, hissing, whirring or whistling. While it may seem like a mere...