More Headlines

Melatonin to Help Kids Sleep? Some Doctors Say "No"

Posted: 09/04/2012 - Across the country, some parents having trouble getting their little ones to sleep are turning to an "all natural" supplement called Melatonin to help them get a full night's rest.

Read More

See Teal, Get Real

Updated: 09/02/2012 - When you see a pink ribbon what do you think about? Breast Cancer perhaps? One local organization hopes teal will make you aware of Ovarian Cancer, that's the color associated with the disease. Its all part of the “See Teal, Get Real” campaign.

Read More

Salmonella at Farm Matches Outbreak Strain

Updated: 08/30/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration says salmonella found at a cantaloupe farm in southwestern Indiana matches the "DNA fingerprint" of the salmonella responsible for a deadly outbreak that sickened people in 21 states.

Read More

CA Officials: 73 People Sickened With Salmonella

Posted: 08/28/2012 - California health officials say they are investigating a foodborne illness outbreak associated with salmonella-tainted mangoes that has sickened 73 people.

Read More

FDA Approves 4-in-1 HIV Combination Pill

Posted: 08/27/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration says it has approved a new anti-HIV pill that combines four medicines to combat the virus in patients who have not previously been treated for infection.

Read More

Woman Who Fought Flesh-Eating Illness Goes Home

Capital City EMS medic with Aimee Copeland. (Picture from Capital City EMS)

Updated: 08/23/2012 - A 24-year-old Georgia woman who survived a rare, flesh-eating disease is back home after more than three months in the hospital and a rehabilitation clinic.

Read More

Back to School Eye Exams Critical

Updated: 09/12/2012 - School is almost back in session but there is still one thing parents need to do before sending their kids back to school.

Read More

New School Year, New Sleeping Patterns

Posted: 08/23/2012 - During the summer months, it's easy to let your kids stay up late and sleep in. But with the new school year quickly approaching in Washoe County, doctors suggest parents adjust their kids' sleeping patterns immediately.

Read More

Crunch Time for Back-to-School Shots

Posted: 08/23/2012 - With the start of the school year just around the corner, a lot of parents in Washoe County are scrambling to get their kids immunized.

Read More

FDA Warns of Drugs in Reumofan Dietary Supplements

Posted: 08/21/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers not to use Reumofan dietary supplements, after receiving reports of bleeding, stroke and death among people taking the pills.

Read More

Aetna to Buy Coventry in $5.7 Billion Deal

Posted: 08/20/2012 - Aetna is buying Coventry Health Care for $5.7 billion as the insurance industry realigns itself to better navigate the massive government health care overhaul.

Read More

Possible E. coli Contamination Prompts Lettuce Recall

Updated: 08/20/2012 - A Northern California produce supplier is voluntarily recalling romaine lettuce that was shipped to 19 states, Puerto Rico and Canada over fears of possible E. coli contamination.

Read More

Back to School Free Immunization

Updated: 09/12/2012 - As summer break comes to an end, kids are preparing to go back to school. Some parents may start to wonder what immunizations their kids need before heading back to class.

Read More

Wisconsin Firm Recalls Turkey Sausage with Cheddar Cheese Products

Updated: 08/15/2012 - Johnsonville Sausage, LLC, a Sheboygan Falls, Wisc. establishment, is recalling approximately 48,000 pounds of “Turkey Sausage with Cheddar Cheese” products because they may contain pieces of gloves, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

Read More

J&J-Chemical Protest

Posted: 08/15/2012 - Johnson & Johnson plans to remove potentially cancer-causing and other dangerous chemicals from nearly all its adult toiletries and cosmetic products worldwide within 3 1/2 years.

Read More
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability