Health

Health

Latest News and Information To Keep Your Family Healthy

Dr. Heimlich, Now 96, Uses His Maneuver for 1st Time

The 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich maneuver recently used the emergency technique for the first time himself to save a woman choking on food at his senior... »

6 BBQ Tips for a Safe Memorial Day Weekend

BBQ and picnic season is just beginning. Here are a few tips to make sure you kick off the season with a safe Memorial Day weekend. »

Video

'Making a Difference' in Battle With Drug & Alcohol Addiction

May Jim Kenney's Drug & Alcohol Executive Committee will hold their annual 'Making a Difference' Recognition Dinner Wednesday. Roland Lamb has more details. »

Video

Fake Perfume Bust Finds Ingredients Linked to Cancer, Organ Damage

Federal agents seized cases of fake perfume – some of which contained ingredients linked to cancer and organ damage – and made five arrests in a counterfeiting bust Wednesday morning, authorities said. Homeland... »

Video

Possible Cellphone-Cancer Link Found in Rat Study

A partial report from a U.S. government study on on rats and mice has found a possible link between cellphones and cancer, giving new life to the longstanding debate over whether cellphone use might lead... »

After Bird Flu Fears, Poultry Returning to State Fairs

A year-long poultry ban at state fairs in Pennsylvania is about to be ended. »

Implant to Control Opioid Addiction Approved

Federal health officials on Thursday approved an innovative new option for Americans struggling with addiction to heroin and painkillers: a drug-oozing implant that curbs craving and withdrawal symptoms for six... »

Video

Students Can Help Fight Zika

The Invasive Mosquito Project is calling on "citizen scientists," especially students to help them battle mosquitoes. NBC10's Katy Zachry talks about how South Jersey counties is helping the fight against... »

Candy-Like Edible Marijuana Is Sending Kids to ERs

In Oregon, an 8-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital after finding a marijuana cookie at a park. In Michigan, two children were sent to the ER after getting into a man's stash of gummy candy containing... »