Tips for Healthy Living

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 06:51 PM CDT

Naturally Rebuilding Breasts

Naturally Rebuilding Breasts

A new procedure involving liposuction and extracting stem cells in fat from a patient's own body is being used to rebuild breasts. Colleen DeVito chose this approach, which is considered experimental and not FDA...

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 07:57 AM CDT

Paraplegics Walk With Exoskeleton Technology

Paraplegics Walk With Exoskeleton Technology

Argo Technologies, an Israeli firm opening its headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, introduces a new technology that allows paraplegics to stand and walk on their own. Theresa Hannigan, who was stricken by an...

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 03:21 PM CDT

Rowlett Teen Hailed as Hero for Saving Man's Life

Rowlett Teen Hailed as Hero for Saving Man's Life

A high school senior sprang into action and helped a 79-year-old man who was choking on his meal.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 06:43 PM CDT

Spare Parts Make a New Hand

Spare Parts Make a New Hand

A hand surgeon and a foot-ankle specialist teamed up to rebuild a man's hand that was injured due to a terrible industrial accident. The two doctors rebuilt the hand using the patient's bones, nerves and...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 04:46 PM CDT

Patients Warned over Drugs Linked to Deadly Meningitis

Patients Warned over Drugs Linked to Deadly Meningitis

As the outbreak of a rare form of fungal meningitis widened Thursday and claimed more lives, health officials ratcheted up their warnings to patients over drugs sold by the specialty pharmacy to which...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 03:47 PM CDT

Obesity Battle Continues

Obesity Battle Continues

Efforts to combat obesity using calorie labels and other marketing moves draw praise.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 10:14 AM CDT

Dermatologists Vs. Spas

Dermatologists Vs. Spas

Dr. Cheryl Burgess explains which procedures you can have done at spas -- and which you should probably leave to the doctors.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 09:26 AM CDT

Battling Adult Acne

Battling Adult Acne

Although many people deal with acne as teens, more and more women are turning to their dermatologist to help with pimples.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 03:22 PM CDT

Irving Pays City Workers To Lose Weight

Irving Pays City Workers To Lose Weight

City workers are losing weight and gaining cash in Irving. The city launched its I WIN program four years ago when health care costs were escalating. The city has since saved $25 million on liability for...

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 10:16 AM CDT

Tanning Beds Ups Skin Cancer Risk by 69%

Tanning Beds Ups Skin Cancer Risk by 69%

Dr. Bruce Hensel reports on a new study shows that young people who use tanning beds have 69% increased risk of developing skin cancer.

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