Articles tagged with: doctors

03 April 2015

Doctors say drinking too much iced tea led to an Arkansas man's kidney failure

Posted in U.S. & World News

Ark. -- A curious case of kidney failure in a man in Arkansas has doctors declaring there is such a thing as too much iced tea. Doctors didn't have a clue why the unidentified 56-year-old man would ...

02 April 2015

Shelter dog detects seizures

Posted in Regional

Calif. -- A California woman who wanted a shelter dog as a companion for her and her son instead got much more than that.  Danielle Zuckerman adopted a pitbull and discovered that he can detect se ...

02 April 2015

Miracle baby born without nose

Posted in U.S. & World News

Baldwin County, Ala. -- (WPMI) On March 4, the moment doctors handed Brandi McGlathery her newborn baby Eli, she immediately knew something was wrong. "He's delivered and the doctor put him on my ch ...

26 August 2014

Too many c-sections?

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

(KGW)  In the United States one in three pregnancies end in a C-section. Why so many?Some health experts now believe it's because doctors are using an outdated definition of labor and many of those ...

21 August 2014

Restriction changes on painkiller, hydrocodone

Posted in U.S. & World News

The Federal Government is tightening restrictions on the prescription painkiller, hydrocodone.Hydrocodone is the most commonly prescribed painkiller and is found in drugs like Vicodin, it also has t ...

16 June 2014

Whooping Cough officially epidemic in California

Posted in Regional

(NBC Los Angeles) The number of whooping cough cases in California has officially reached epidemic proportions, the California Department of Public Health reported. Whooping cough, known to doctors ...

05 March 2014

What doctors are saying about medical marijuana

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- It's no secret. Medical marijuana is a controversial issue, despite states across the country starting to legalize or loosen restrictions. NBC 5 spoke with three doctors to try and ...