| Feb 4, 2013
| 10:09 AM
According to the Center for Disease Control, each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. Falling can cause moderate to serious injuries, including head injuries and hip fractures, and can increase the risk of dying.
"When an elderly...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 3:08 PM
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — The newly elected president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe has been injured in a one-vehicle wreck on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in western South Dakota.
Brian Brewer's administrative assistant says the cause of the...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 5:11 PM
If you're going to fall and break something, you should at least have a good story to tell.
I have broken nine bones. No, I was not abused. Some stories are better than others. The last bone I broke, the ulna in my left arm, involved a ski jump. Good...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 12:56 PM
SOUTH BEND – High-force trauma, broken vertebrae, decapitation -- Police are looking for a man now charged with brutally beating three puppies to death.
Joseph Perry, 38, is being charged with two counts of mutilating an animal. A warrant has been...
| May 16, 2013
| 10:50 AM
If you've ever owned a dog, you know the importance of finding the perfect name. Maybe you picked a family name, the name of a childhood dog or even the name of a city you love.
Dog lovers Bridgid Nolan, 36, and Sue Naiden, 41, had a different source of...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 10:54 AM
The family of a disabled Newport Beach man asks for the public's help in identifying an assailant they believe pushed Alan Halderman, 56, from his wheelchair and caused a broken hip....
| Apr 14, 2012
Theirs was a love story that spanned nearly 80 years and ended in tragedy.
She died two years ago, fatally injured in a car crash. He was driving, she a passenger.
Alone in the Pompano Beach condo they shared for so long, he kept her belongings...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:02 PM
When you think about UC Davis Children's Hospital, you might picture the little ones who are currently receiving treatment there. But there is also a story to be told about the grown-ups who are thriving and healthy today thanks to their past experience ...
| Dec 27, 2011
Gregory Jones had been at Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center less than an hour when he turned a sheet into a noose and committed suicide.
His body hung from the door of an observation room for 14 minutes before anyone cut him down.
"I don't want...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Senior Helpers, a national in-home care provider, reports that one out of three adults, age 65 and older, falls each year, but fewer than half of them talk to their healthcare providers about it. It's a largely preventable health problem.
Here's how to...
| May 21, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Detectives continue to investigate why a car with five teenagers crashed into a tree Saturday morning.
Detective Sergeant Jennifer Pyatt-Barrett said marijuana, alcohol and speeding may have played a role in the crash.
"Part of the investigation is...