Posted: 04/11/2014 - Smoking rates may be on the decline across the country, but in Alabama, it's much slower.
Posted: 04/07/2014 - April is testicular cancer awareness month, which is more common among young men. We have Warren Cobb with us to share his personal experience with testicular cancer.
Posted: 04/07/2014 - April is testicular cancer awareness month, and we are joined by Dr. Jonathan Vukovich of Urological Associates to dispel some common myths about this type of cancer.
Updated: 04/01/2014 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden is encouraging last-minute applicants for health care under President Barack Obama's law that they are "going to be better off for it."
Posted: 03/30/2014 - Monday is the deadline to sign up for health law... After deadlin - what's next for health care changes?... Study backs nonsurgical way to fix heart valves... Studies find new drugs greatly lower cholesterol, but how do they affect other chemicals in the body, such as blood sugar?...
Updated: 03/16/2014 - Oil mars Ala. swamp months after crude train crash... Ala woman in trash compactor... Fishing gear hurting birds at Sunshine Skyway pier... Parasitic worms found in Asian swamp eels in Fla... Hazing charges dropped for one defendant in FAMU Hazing case... Canadian Female Olympian plays in men's pro hockey game in Ga... Church arson suspected in Ga church fire... Commercial jellyfish season opens in Ga...
Posted: 03/03/2014 - March is Colon Cancer Awareness month, a perfect time to take steps to help lower your risk of developing colon cancer. About 1 in 20 people in the US will develop colon cancer at some point during their lifetime.
Posted: 03/02/2014 - The challenge in some states has been trying to get a call through at all, never mind the multiple transfers once contact has been made... wait times of an hour or more have been commonplace in some states... in California consumers wait 45 minutes to an hour for an employee to answer... the goal was to answer 80 percent of the calls within 30 seconds... Maryland's problems have been particularly embarrassing because officials there were quick to support President Barack Obama's health care overhaul...
Posted: 02/23/2014 - Today in History...on this date, Feb 23 - In 1954, the first mass inoculation of schoolchildren against polio using the Salk vaccine began in Pittsburgh as some 5,000 students were vaccinated. In 1836, the siege of the Alamo began in San Antonio, Texas. In 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt signed an agreement with Cuba to lease the area around Guantanamo Bay to the United States. In 1945, U.S. Marines on Iwo Jima captured Mount Suribachi. In 1965, Stan Laurel of the Laurel and Hardy comedy team died in Santa Monica, California. He was 74. In 1978, at the 20th annual Grammy Awards, The Eagles won Record of the Year for "Hotel California." "Rumours" by Fleetwood Mac won the Album of the Year award. In 2004, the finale of "Sex and the City" aired.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - A local retirement community has its doors open, helping individuals deal with the grief and loss of a loved one.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - The Wiregrass Lifesouth Blood Center is launching a new initiative that allows local students another opportunity to save lives.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - The go red for women movement raises awareness of heart disease in women and Grandview Elementary School is participating by jumping ropes for hearts.