More Headlines

Eye Patches for Lazy Eyes

Updated: 01/31/2007 - If your child has a lazy eye, you probably think you would notice. However, in some cases, only an eye exam can detect it.

Read More

New Research on Tendonitis Patients

Updated: 01/30/2007 - When tendons degenerate like in the knee or elbow, patients often shrug off the symptoms. Sometimes the problem becomes so severe they need surgery.

Read More

Do Your Kids Get Frequent Ear Infections?

Updated: 01/30/2007 - Do your kids get frequent ear infections? They are far from alone. The numbers are alarming; ear infections are responsible for more than 13 million trips to the pediatrician each year.

Read More

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Is A Debilitating For Those Affected

Updated: 01/30/2007 - Chronic fatigue syndrome; it is a debilitating and puzzling disorder that affects about one million people in the U.S. CFS strikes women more than men, usually in their 40's and 50's. But now, this disorder is being recognized as a problem in children too.

Read More

High-Tech School Lunch System

Updated: 01/29/2007 - A computer system that parents can use to put money on their child's lunch account can also be used to keep them healthy. Before a student pays for their meal, the computer can alert food services workers that a child is diabetic, or has a severe allergy.

Read More

Study Shows Diabetics Not Getting Enough Exercise

Updated: 01/29/2007 - Another new study says not enough diabetics are doing a key part of controlling their diabetes. The study says the majority of diabetics do not exercise. The survey of more than 23,000 diabetics found only 39% of them exercised at least three times a week.

Read More

Diabetes Gene Puts Americans At Greater Risk

Updated: 01/29/2007 - A new genetic discovery has found 50% of all Americans are at a greater risk for diabetes. Scientists discovered half the U.S. population has a version of a gene that causes them to process fat differently.

Read More

Skin-Care Products for Radiation, Chemo Patients

Updated: 01/29/2007 - Radiation and chemotherapy can cause extremely dry and itchy skin. The treatments can also cause rashes, peeling, infections and sores. Lindiskin says its products are safe and do not contain ingredients that cause irritation, inflammation, or stinging of delicate skin.

Read More

Kid Gyms on the Rise

Posted: 01/26/2007 - Many fitness centers are taking ideas from normal gyms and gearing them towards a younger group.

Read More

New Research on Men’s Breast Cancer

Updated: 01/25/2007 - A lot of attention is given to women's breast cancer, but men also fall victim to the disease. Researchers say male breast cancer patients tend to be diagnosed with later-stage cancer.

Read More

Online Health Sites Growing in Popularity

Updated: 01/25/2007 - Websites offer just about anything from job listings, to games, dating advice, and help with health problems. The sites are not just giving information; they are also bringing people together.

Read More

Botox Helps Fight Serious Illness

Updated: 01/25/2007 - Botox is more than a fountain of youth; it is a lifesaver for people battling serious illnesses.

Read More

Antidepressants May Help Smokers

Posted: 01/24/2007 - The antidepressant sold under the brand name Zyban was not as effective as the other, but still can double a person's chance of quitting.

Read More

New Drug Helps Smokers Quit

Updated: 01/24/2007 - A new anti-smoking drug is getting support on their claim to help people kick the habit.

Read More

Virus Strikes Another Cruise Ship

Updated: 01/24/2007 - The dreaded norovirus has struck the Queen Elizabeth II. The popular cruise ship docked Wednesday in San Francisco, with dozens of sick passengers on board.

Read More

Metal Allergies in the Mouth

Updated: 01/24/2007 - Studies show that the allergies people have to metal may be related to infections in the mouth.

Read More
WNDU - Channel 16 54516 State Road 933 South Bend, IN 46637 Front Desk: 574-284-3000 Newsroom: 574-284-3016 Email: newscenter16@wndu.com
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability