More Headlines

CDC: 1 in 24 admit nodding off while driving

Posted: 01/04/2013 - "If I'm on the road, I'd be a little worried about the other drivers," said the study's lead author, Anne Wheaton of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Read More

Indian court to rule on generic drug industry

Posted: 01/04/2013 - The case pits aid groups that argue India plays a vital role as the pharmacy to the poor against drug companies that insist they need strong patents to make drug development profitable.

Read More

Clinton planning to return to work next week

Posted: 01/04/2013 - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, sidelined for almost a month by a string of medical problems, is upbeat and planning to return to work next week, the State Department said Thursday.

Read More

Clinton leaves hospital after treatment for clot

Posted: 01/03/2013 - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was released from a New York hospital on Wednesday, three days after doctors discovered a blood clot in her head.

Read More

Losing weight in 2013 for health or image?

Updated: 01/02/2013 - It's January and plenty of people are making their New Years resolution to lose weight and get healthy. But can you still be healthy and have a few extra pounds?

Read More

Brain image study: Fructose may spur overeating

Posted: 01/02/2013 - This is your brain on sugar — for real. Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar that saturates the American diet, can trigger brain changes that may lead to overeating.

Read More

Clinton receiving blood thinners to dissolve clot

Posted: 01/01/2013 - Doctors treating Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for a blood clot in her head said blood thinners are being used to dissolve the clot and they are confident she will make a full recovery.

Read More

FDA approves 1st new tuberculosis drug in 40 years

Posted: 01/01/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a Johnson & Johnson tuberculosis drug that is the first new medicine to fight the deadly infection in more than four decades.

Read More

Illinois Sen. Kirk to return a year after stroke

Posted: 01/01/2013 - Nearly a year after a stroke left him barely able to move the left side of his body, U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk is expected to climb the 45 steps to the Senate's front door this week

Read More

Steroids loom in major-college football

Updated: 01/01/2013 - A federal crackdown on illicit foreign supplies of human growth hormone has failed to stop rampant misuse, and instead has driven record sales of the drug by some of the world's biggest pharmaceutical companies

Read More

Brazil debates treatment options in crack epidemic

Posted: 01/01/2013 - Bobo has a method: Cocaine gets him through the day, when he cruises with a wheelbarrow around a slum on Rio's west side, sorting through trash for recyclables to sell. At night, he turns the day's profit into crack.

Read More

Judge halts contraceptive mandate for Mich. firm

Posted: 01/01/2013 - A federal judge has ruled a property management company owned by the founder of Domino's Pizza doesn't have to immediately implement mandatory contraception coverage in the health care law.

Read More

Program helps veterans reintegrate through music

Posted: 12/28/2012 - These three young veterans all say music played a crucial role in alleviating the stresses of active duty. Now, all three are enrolled in a program that hopes to use music to ease their reintegration into civilian life.

Read More

Kenya hospital imprisons new mothers with no money

Posted: 12/27/2012 - The director of the Pumwani Maternity Hospital, located in a hardscrabble neighborhood of downtown Nairobi, freely acknowledges what he's accused of: detaining mothers who can't pay their bills.

Read More
1 ... 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 ... 106


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability