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.

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.

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...

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...

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.

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...

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.

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.

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.

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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Forecasters Warn of Thunder, Lightning at Beaches

Forecasters Warn of Thunder, Lightning at Beaches

The possibility of lightning and thunder at San Diego’s beaches on Monday has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a beach hazard statement.

Avid Fans Gather for Chargers Stadium Meeting

Avid Fans Gather for Chargers Stadium Meeting

Later tonight, Faulconer’s Stadium Advisory Committee will hear from fans at a public meeting at Qualcomm Stadium.

Nathan Fletcher Files for Divorce

Nathan Fletcher Files for Divorce

Former State Assemblyman and San Diego mayoral candidate Nathan Fletcher and his wife of more than 10 years are divorcing.

Father, Infant Suffer Life-Threatening Injuries

Father, Infant Suffer Life-Threatening Injuries

A father pushing his 5-month-old child in a stroller was hit by a car in Point Loma, and both are now in critical condition, the San Diego Police Department said.

Court Strikes Down Ban on Where Sex Offenders Can Reside

Court Strikes Down Ban on Where Sex Offenders Can Reside

The California Supreme Court has ruled that state corrections officials can't prohibit all registered sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of a school or park as required by a 2006 voter-approved...

Clinton Portrait Has Nod to Lewinsky's Dress: Artist

Clinton Portrait Has Nod to Lewinsky's Dress: Artist

A Philadelphia artist said his museum portrait of former President Bill Clinton contains a shadow reference to Monica Lewinsky's infamous blue dress, The Associated Press reported Monday.