Monday, Jan 12, 2015

Scripps to Restrict Visitors During Flu Season

Scripps to Restrict Visitors During Flu Season

The temporary measures put in place Monday aim to prevent flu infections inside their hospitals.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012

Get Sleep, Lose Weight

Get Sleep, Lose Weight

A new study links sleep with the way human bodies burn fat. Compromising sleep can affect one's weight, vision, and organ function in the future.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012

Study Finds HPV Vaccine Safe

Study Finds HPV Vaccine Safe

The controversial vaccine was found to have minor side effects, but no major risks. The treatment is recommended to children as early as 8-years-old for both boys and girls to prevent cancers before becoming...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012

New HIV Test Kit Appears Over-the-Counter

New HIV Test Kit Appears Over-the-Counter

A new over-the-counter test kit is available for consumers, able to yield results in less than half an hour, but at the cost of roughly $40. While some experts welcome the procedure, some argue that the results...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012

Preventing Diabetes, Preventing Cancer

Preventing Diabetes, Preventing Cancer

Dr. Jorge Castillo, a doctor at The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhodes Island examines the link between diabetes and blood cancers in his extensive research based on 17,000 cases.

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012

Soda Vending Machines to Show Calories

Soda Vending Machines to Show Calories

Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper are rolling out new vending machines that will put calorie counts right at your fingertips. The move comes ahead of a regulation that would require restaurant chains and vending...

Monday, Oct 8, 2012

Healthy Week: Diabetes

Healthy Week: Diabetes

Dr. Steve Edelman, a diabetes specialist and founder of Taking Control of Your Diabetes conference happening here in San Diego, stops by and talks with NBC 7's Whitney Southwick.

Monday, Oct 8, 2012

Still Cycling at 96 Years

Still Cycling at 96 Years

96-year-old cyclist Sam Cohen may be taking things a little slower these days but he still clocks hundreds of miles on a stationary bike each week.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012

Women Help Cancer Patients With "Bosom Buddies"

Women Help Cancer Patients With "Bosom Buddies"

Bosom Buddies of Wyoming began meeting regularly about a year ago, and volunteer knitter Cathy Jones has been knitting the alternative prosthetics ever since.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012

Hospital Goes High Tech

Hospital Goes High Tech

New apps, monitors and software work together to improve your hospital stay. A new state-of-the-art hospital in Fort Worth, Texas is using technology to make health care more convenient for patients.

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DUI Suspect Drives for Mile With Body Lodged in Car: PD

DUI Suspect Drives for Mile With Body Lodged in Car: PD

The woman behind the wheel kept driving for a mile with the body lodged in the car before she parked in a cul-de-sac and walked away, police said.

Leaders Approve Border Fire Relief Efforts

Leaders Approve Border Fire Relief Efforts

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors has approved relief efforts to help victims of the Border Fire clean and rebuild their properties impacted by the devastating 7,609-acre blaze.

Boat Crashes on Mission Beach Shore

Boat Crashes on Mission Beach Shore

The wreckage of a 30-foot sailboat that crashed Tuesday morning in San Diego’s Mission Beach was quite the sight on the shoreline as spectators gathered near the vessel.

3 Bodies Found at Rancho Santa Fe Home

3 Bodies Found at Rancho Santa Fe Home

The bodies were found at a home near the Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club.

At Least 10 Dead as Explosions Rock Istanbul Airport

At Least 10 Dead as Explosions Rock Istanbul Airport

At least two explosions rocked the international airport in Istanbul, Turkey, on Tuesday night, killing at least 10 people and wounding more, officials said. Officials could not immediately say whether...

Sledgehammer-Wielding Masked Man Robs Autozone

Sledgehammer-Wielding Masked Man Robs Autozone

A man wearing a mask from the movie “Scream” and wielding a sledgehammer robbed an Autozone shop in Mira Mesa, ordering employees to tie each other up before he fled, according to police.