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Beating Breast Cancer in One Day

Updated: 08/26/2013 - Two women die of breast cancer every half hour. That's one woman every fifteen minutes, but because of new drugs and new treatments, many, many more women will beat this disease.

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Curing Hepatitis C

Updated: 08/23/2013 - Hepatitis C is the most common blood borne viral infection in the U.S., affecting more than 4-million people. The deadly disease can lead to cirrhosis of the liver and liver cancer.

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Stem Cells and Stroke

Updated: 08/22/2013 - Each year, 700,000 people suffer a stroke in the United States. Until now, the only hope for recovery for paralysis brought on by the stroke was lengthy rehabilitation.

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Foods that can fight cancer

Updated: 08/14/2013 - What if someone told you that there was a type of bread that could prevent cancer and candy that could treat oral cancer?

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Addicted attorneys: Why we should take notice

Updated: 08/13/2013 - The American Bar Association estimates that 15 to 20 percent of all lawyers in the United States suffer from alcohol or substance abuse, and stress is a major contributing factor.

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When Doctors Don't Listen

Updated: 08/12/2013 - You've heard people talk about an elevator speech as an effective strategy to grab the attention of a prospective employer. Well, using that strategy with your doctor can save your life.

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Ways to lower the risk of a stroke

Updated: 08/07/2013 - A new study shows that middle-aged women who suffer from depression are almost twice as likely to have a stroke.

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Sight and Lifesaving Sunglasses

Updated: 08/06/2013 - You slather on SPF 50 to protect your skin from the sun, but how are you protecting your eyes?

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Health Coach: Pointers from the Pros

Updated: 08/05/2013 - More than 66-percent of men and women in the U.S. are overweight and worse yet, a third of all adults are obese. Getting in control of your weight can feel impossible without the right help.

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COPD major problem in America

Updated: 07/30/2013 - Breathing, like our sight and hearing, is something many of us take for granted. We go about our day never thinking about breathing out and in.

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Virtual Reality for Autism

Updated: 07/26/2013 - About 1 in 88 children suffer with autism and more than a half a million people have autism or some form of the disorder. These people have difficulty interacting with others and expressing emotion. Now, a new virtual reality program could help.

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Puppy tales: debunking dog health myths

Updated: 07/24/2013 - Pet industry experts expect Americans to spend more than $55 billion on their furry friends in 2013. They say $14 billion of that will go towards veterinary care and pet prescriptions.

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Designed to drink? The genetics of alcohol addiction

Updated: 07/23/2013 - There are many people who drink alcohol and never become addicted. But others, despite the destructive consequences, can't stop. We'll show you the risk factors that can mean the difference between these two extremes.

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How healthy is your pet's food?

Updated: 07/22/2013 - Pets are an important part of any family. About 170 million dogs and cats are owned in the United States, and they all need to be fed. But do you really know what you are feeding your pet?

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Heart stem cells and L-VAD may help avoid transplants

Updated: 07/19/2013 - The wait for heart transplant can be deadly. Statistics from the Department of Health and Human Services reveal that an average of 18 people die waiting for organ transplants each day. Doctors say that stem cell research could make transplants a thing of the past.

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Engineered Colons: Medicine's Next Big Thing?

Updated: 07/16/2013 - Did you know that every two weeks your intestine completely regenerates its lining itself? It's because of this incredible regenerative capacity that doctors believe intestines are the perfect organ to re-grow.

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