Tips for Healthy Living

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 05:57 AM PDT

Paraplegics Walk With Exoskeleton Technology

Paraplegics Walk With Exoskeleton Technology

Argo Technologies, an Israeli firm opening its headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, introduces a new technology that allows paraplegics to stand and walk on their own. Theresa Hannigan, who was stricken by an...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 04:43 PM PDT

Spare Parts Make a New Hand

Spare Parts Make a New Hand

A hand surgeon and a foot-ankle specialist teamed up to rebuild a man's hand that was injured due to a terrible industrial accident. The two doctors rebuilt the hand using the patient's bones, nerves and...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 02:46 PM PDT

Patients Warned over Drugs Linked to Deadly Meningitis

Patients Warned over Drugs Linked to Deadly Meningitis

As the outbreak of a rare form of fungal meningitis widened Thursday and claimed more lives, health officials ratcheted up their warnings to patients over drugs sold by the specialty pharmacy to which the...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 01:47 PM PDT

Obesity Battle Continues

Obesity Battle Continues

Efforts to combat obesity using calorie labels and other marketing moves draw praise.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 08:16 AM PDT

Tanning Beds Ups Skin Cancer Risk by 69%

Tanning Beds Ups Skin Cancer Risk by 69%

Dr. Bruce Hensel reports on a new study shows that young people who use tanning beds have 69% increased risk of developing skin cancer.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 08:14 AM PDT

Dermatologists Vs. Spas

Dermatologists Vs. Spas

Dr. Cheryl Burgess explains which procedures you can have done at spas -- and which you should probably leave to the doctors.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 08:15 AM PDT

How Dogs Keep You Healthy

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 07:26 AM PDT

Battling Adult Acne

Battling Adult Acne

Although many people deal with acne as teens, more and more women are turning to their dermatologist to help with pimples.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 07:28 AM PDT

FDA Says Teva Antidepressant is Ineffective

FDA Says Teva Antidepressant is Ineffective

Teva Pharmaceuticals has stopped shipping its generic version of a popular antidepressant after a federal analysis showed the pill does not work properly.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 07:27 AM PDT

Meningitis Outbreak Has Steroid Link

Meningitis Outbreak Has Steroid Link

Tennessee and federal health experts are investigating an outbreak of meningitis that infected 14 people who received steroid injections, killing two of them, the state's chief medical officer said Tuesday.

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