Oct 4, 2012

Naturally Rebuilding Breasts

Naturally Rebuilding Breasts

A new procedure involving liposuction and extracting stem cells in fat from a patient's own body is being used to rebuild breasts. Colleen DeVito chose this approach, which is considered experimental and not FDA...

Oct 5, 2012

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...

Oct 4, 2012

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...

Oct 4, 2012

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...

Oct 5, 2012

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.

Oct 5, 2012

Preventing Miscarriages and Stillbirths

Preventing Miscarriages and Stillbirths

Dr. Bruce Hensel looks at a new study.

Oct 4, 2012

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.

Oct 5, 2012

What Everyone Should Know About Suicide

What Everyone Should Know About Suicide

Suicide has overtaken traffic deaths as the nation's leading cause of injury-related death. Dr. Joshua Weiner discusses ways to help prevent suicide.

Oct 4, 2012

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.

Oct 5, 2012

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.

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High Surf and Wind Knock Man Off Sunset Cliffs

High Surf and Wind Knock Man Off Sunset Cliffs

High surf tides and strong winds prompted the rescue of a man who got too close to the edge at Sunset Cliffs Saturday afternoon.

2 Marines Killed in Helicopter Training Crash

2 Marines Killed in Helicopter Training Crash

The military says two Marines were killed late Friday when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise in Southern California.

"Charlie Hebdo" Flying Off Shelves in North Park Newsstand

"Charlie Hebdo" Flying Off Shelves in North Park Newsstand

The magazine at the center of the Paris Terror Attack is now being sold in the United States, including Paras Newsstand in North Park.

CA Law Makes It Harder to Skip Vaccinations

CA Law Makes It Harder to Skip Vaccinations

Fewer California parents opted out of vaccinations for their children entering kindergarten last year following the adoption of a law that makes it harder to go without the shots, state figures show.

Santa Ana Wind Warning Issued for San Diego

Santa Ana Wind Warning Issued for San Diego

A high wind warning has been issued for Southern California over the weekend for a short but strong period of Santa Ana winds, the National Weather Service is reporting.

Arrest Made in Del Cerro Hit-and-Run Crash

Arrest Made in Del Cerro Hit-and-Run Crash

A man was arrested in connection to a hit-and-run collision that sent an 80-year-old woman to the hospital Saturday, San Diego Police Department confirmed.