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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Standoff at Motorcycle Club, 4 Shot

Standoff at Motorcycle Club, 4 Shot

A standoff between law enforcement and an armed suspect continued for hours Saturday morning at a bar and motorcycle club in San Diego’s Mt. Hope area, about five miles from downtown.

Man Arrested After Woman's Body Found at Motel

Man Arrested After Woman's Body Found at Motel

Deputies arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead in a Santee motel earlier this week.

Navy Special Ops Officer Killed in Alleged Road Rage Crash

Navy Special Ops Officer Killed in Alleged Road Rage Crash

Driver is accused of striking and running over a motorcyclist on SR-54 Thursday.

Standoff Suspect ID'd, Shot Neighbor 19 Times

Standoff Suspect ID'd, Shot Neighbor 19 Times

Police released the name of the man Friday accused of shooting his neighbor 19 times before sparking a10-hour-long standoff with law enforcement at an apartment complex in Chula Vista.

More Rain in North Texas as Obama Declares Flood Disaster

More Rain in North Texas as Obama Declares Flood Disaster

Rain moved across North Texas once again on Saturday morning flooding roads and adding to the already rising lake and creek levels. For the second day in a row, flash flood warnings were activated for many...

Navy Vet Dies After Drop From SoCal Fair Attraction

Navy Vet Dies After Drop From SoCal Fair Attraction

A Navy veteran died several hours after a mishap on a platform dive attraction making its debut at a Southern California fair Thursday night, authorities said. Sabrina Gordon, 31, died at 12:20 a.m.