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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Oil Heir Andrew Getty Found Dead in Hollywood Hills Home: Family

Oil Heir Andrew Getty Found Dead in Hollywood Hills Home: Family

Andrew Getty, the grandson of oil tycoon J. Paul Getty, died at his Hollywood Hills home Tuesday, a spokesman for his parents confirmed in a written statement. Police are investigating his death.

Driver Killed After Slamming Into Tree

Driver Killed After Slamming Into Tree

A driver was killed in the Bonsall area Tuesday morning after plowing into a tree, California Highway Patrol officials confirmed.

Four San Diego Breweries Top Nation's Largest

Four San Diego Breweries Top Nation's Largest

San Diego’s beer industry brought in more money than Super Bowl 49 generated for the Arizona economy.

Pants-Dropping Suspect Assaults Cop: PD

Pants-Dropping Suspect Assaults Cop: PD

An Oceanside officer was assaulted Monday night after a bizarre incident where a suspect exposed himself to a group of officers who had stopped to help him.

San Diego's Traffic Ranked Among Worst in Nation

San Diego's Traffic Ranked Among Worst in Nation

It’s no Los Angeles, but San Diego has some of the worst traffic in the nation, according to a new traffic index released by mapping company TomTom.

Victim Files Lawsuit Against City,  'Zombie Walk' Driver

Victim Files Lawsuit Against City, 'Zombie Walk' Driver

Michael O. Pocci, who is deaf, is now charged with a felony count of reckless driving resulting in a serious injury.