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FDA: tobacco companies must report ingredients

Posted: 03/30/2012 - Tobacco companies will be required to report levels of dangerous chemicals found in cigarettes, chew and other products, under the latest rules designed to tighten restrictions on the tobacco industry.

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1 in 88 US kids have autism

Posted: 03/29/2012 - A new government report says autism is more common than previously thought, burdening as many as 1 in 88 children.

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Doctors using new procedure to reattach severed hands

Updated: 03/28/2012 - 65,000 Americans will lose a limb this year, and that's not counting the men and women serving in our armed forces. Now, a new FDA approved technique is helping reattach hands and give patients control that could have been lost forever.

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Hemophilia: A Family Affair

Updated: 06/20/2012 - For one South Bend family with three generations of sufferers, living with hemophilia has become a family affair.

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Doctors say energy drinks pose serious health risks

Posted: 03/21/2012 - High energy drinks have become very popular among teenagers and young adults in recent years as a way to get a quick caffeine jolt any time, day or night. But they could also pose a serious risk.

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Very low rate of positive TB tests in Kokomo

Posted: 03/11/2012 - Health officials say a very low percentage of people taking tuberculosis tests in Howard County have tested positive for the infectious disease.

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More people buying insurance for their pets

Posted: 03/07/2012 - A new report finds pet owners are spending more on insurance for their furry companions, which can help them budget for unexpected emergencies and routine care.

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Finding unseen damage of traumatic brain injury

Posted: 03/02/2012 - The hunt for better brain scans is focusing on a new tool being tested in hopes of giving doctors an edge in determining when a blow to the head causes damage that today's standard testing simply can't see.

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