| Feb 11, 2010
Former President Bill Clinton is recovering, after undergoing an emergency heart procedure in New York Thursday. Doctors placed two stents in one of Mr. Clinton's coronary arteries.
We went to Metro Health, and asked Cardiologist Dr. Matthew Sevensma...
| Feb 11, 2010
"Someone told me I was bleeding out of my ear and my mouth, and I wasn't okay," 21-year-old Sarah Hepworth said, recalling an accident she was in last December.
She doesn't remember much.
Sarah was rear-ended in her car as she drove down Watt Avenue....
| Feb 15, 2010
Researchers are warning that popular herbs and supplements, including St. John's wort and even garlic and ginger, do not mix well with common heart drugs and can also be dangerous for patients taking statins, blood thinners and blood pressure medications....
| Feb 18, 2010
You hear a lot about law enforcement agencies getting "tactical" training, but "medical tactical" drills geared toward gunshot wounds are very rare.
Washington's Most Wanted's Parella Lewis got an exclusive look inside this special, and intense training....
| Mar 8, 2010
Bloating, cramping and abdominal pain aren't just associated with PMS. They're also symptoms of digestive disorders. Here's a snapshot of four such problems.
1. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Approximately 1 in 5 American adults, most of them women,...
| Feb 24, 2010
The packages say Maalox Advanced and Maalox Total Relief, and consumers might justifiably think that they're simply two versions of the same product. They're not, and mixups have resulted in at least five reports of serious adverse reactions, the Food and...
| Apr 1, 2010
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Brie-Anne Paterson has suffered from chronic pelvic pain for more than half her life. She was the girl in gym class curled up on the locker room floor, crying and clutching her abdomen.
"I would just die the week of my period,"...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 5:54 PM
Boxer Rita Figueroa lasted all six rounds of her last fight before the bell rang and she headed to the locker room.
But the 40-year-old fighter was not well. A painful headache developed, then nausea and vomiting. She couldn't sign for her check to get...
| Mar 23, 2010
Atrial fibrillation is an abnormal heart rhythm. While it primarily affects people over 65 years old, it can be seen in all age groups, says Dr. Monica Aggarwal, a cardiologist from the Heart Center at Mercy Medical Center.
• Atrial fibrillation is...
| Mar 1, 2010
I never actually intended to harm anyone. Honestly. In fact, I think the waiter is to blame.
I was dining at a restaurant with my sister when the waiter casually asked if I was enjoying the evening with my daughter. I tried to shrug off the comment but...
| Mar 3, 2010
| 11:55 AM
Many pregnant women know that maintaining a moderate exercise routine and a nutritionally sound diet provide both short- and long-term benefits to the mother and baby. But routines and regimens that may be helpful during one stage of gestation may be...
| Mar 5, 2010
| 11:09 AM
2 ½ Waffles (Out of 4) - In the 1970's, 80's and 90's, New York City and Brooklyn were portrayed in movies as dens of iniquity where evil (and rats) lurked in the shadows of every alley. That's why we believed each case on Cagney and Lacey, NYPD Blue...