Health News

Retailers Pull Dietary Aids After NY Probe

Posted On February 12, 2015

(New York City) -- Four big retailers are pulling dietary aids from the shelves of their New York stores. The "New York Times" says Walgreens, Walmart, GNC and Target agreed to remove certain dietary supplements after receiving a threat of legal action from the state's attorney general. The retailers received subpoenas Wednesday demanding evidence for…

Cancer Patients Suing California Over Right To Assisted Suicide

Posted On February 12, 2015

(San Francisco, CA) -- Three terminally ill cancer patients are suing the state of California over their right to die by assisted suicide. Two of the plaintiffs are medical doctors. California has an assisted suicide law but it's considered ambiguous on the matter of physician-assisted death. With their lawsuit, the plaintiffs and their doctors are…

Kidney Donation Leads To Engagement

Posted On February 12, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- A Kentucky couple who met because she gave him one of her kidneys are now engaged. Ashley McIntyre began researching kidney donation after she heard about Danny Robinson's tragic story on a radio show. The 25-year-old electrician was undergoing 12 hours of dialysis a week while working full-time. He'd lost his father…

San Francisco Issues Measles Warning

Posted On February 12, 2015

(San Francisco, CA) -- San Francisco health officials are warning that some people who rode the popular Bay Area Rapid Transit rail service may have been exposed to measles. They say a person unknowingly infected with the virus commuted on BART from home to work in the city three days last week. The announcement comes…

Chocolate Proven Not To Be An Aphrodisiac

Posted On February 12, 2015

(Cleveland, OH) -- Chocolate's rich history with love dates back to 600 B.C. but it's far from a love potion. A clinical dietitian from University Hospitals says giving your significant other a box of chocolates on Valentine's day is a great romantic gift but it's been proven that it doesn't induce romance.   Dr. Lisa…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found dog

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Moore\'s Hill, Indiana

    Found white dog with a collar but no tags. Dog…