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Demand for Measles Vaccine Sends Crowds Even to Anti-Vax Docs

Demand for measles vaccines has overwhelmed pediatricians in California - even Dr. Jay Gordon, the doctor best known for treating anti-vaccine activist Jenny McCarthy's son.






Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:51:52 GMT
Shovel Snow the Right Way: Protect Your Joints, Heart

Why do so many people hurt themselves when shoveling snow? Nobody knows what they're doing.






Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:03:51 GMT
Shovel Snow the Right Way: Protect Your Joints, Heart

Why do so many people hurt themselves when shoveling snow? Nobody knows what they're doing.






Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:03:44 GMT
Shoveling Snow Raises the Risk of Heart Attacks

Dr. Nancy Snyderman explains what people with a history of heart disease should do if they have to shovel snow.






Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:38:53 GMT
Canadian Infected With Deadly Strain of Bird Flu

A Canadian woman who recently traveled to China has been diagnosed with the first case of H7N9 bird flu in North America.






Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:19:26 GMT
Autism Genes Randomly Mutated, Study Finds

A new genetic study shows that even siblings with autism often have very different DNA mutations from one another.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:25:19 GMT
Skip the Toilet Paper: How to Prepare for the Blizzard

Here's some advice for how to weather the coming blizzard or for any big storm.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:27:43 GMT
Stay Safe on the Ice by Walking Like This Animal

It's Blizzard '15 alert: Even heavy snow boots may not keep you upright on frozen walkways and stairs. There are techniques to navigate the ice safely.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:57:58 GMT
Snow Jam: What You Need to Have in Your Car Now

Don't be caught out in the cold if the coming blizzard shuts down the highway. Here's what you need to have in your car before the first flake falls.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:54:08 GMT
Caught in the Blizzard? Don't Panic

Here's what you need to know ahead of time if you're caught outside in a winter storm.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:10:44 GMT
Skip the Toilet Paper: How to Prepare for the Blizzard

Here's some advice for how to weather the coming blizzard or for any big storm.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:24:21 GMT
Pediatricians Say Medical Pot May Help Some Ill Kids

Marijuana use should be decriminalized and pot should be reclassified as a less dangerous drug to spur medical research, top pediatricians now say.






Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:00:17 GMT
Why One Mom Wants Your Kids to Get Vaccinated

Fiona Stone wants you to vaccinate your kids against measles.






Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:00:33 GMT
Why One Mom Wants Your Kids Vaccinated Against Measles

Fiona Stone wants you to vaccinate your kids against measles.






Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:00:33 GMT
California Law Makes It Harder to Skip Vaccinations

The issue has taken new prominence as California deals with an outbreak of measles that originated at Disneyland last month, sickening 78 people.






Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:54:42 GMT
Do Your Bit to Fight Flu: Stay home, Watch TV

Staying home from work and school and watching TV could be a patriotic act, if the goal is to stop the spread of a deadly infectious disease.






Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:23:55 GMT
New Bird Flu Found in U.S. Duck

A green-winged teal shot by a hunter in northern Washington state has tested positive for a strain of H5N1 bird flu.






Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00:18:29 GMT
Bird Flu Found in U.S. Duck

A green-winged teal shot by a hunter in northern Washington state has tested positive for H5N1 bird flu.






Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:59:02 GMT
Researchers Discover Cause of Facial Birthmark

Researchers identify genetic cause of Sturge-Weber syndrome, often associated with facial birthmarks, which means new trials and new hope for sufferers. WBAL's Megan Pringle reports.






Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:49:01 GMT
Flu's Still an Epidemic, Kills 11 More Children

The headlines may all be about the California measles outbreak, but influenza is still causing its annual epidemic of misery, federal data shows.






Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:33:21 GMT
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