Housecall for Health: Treating Back Pain [VIDEO]
An aching back can be painful… but you may be able to take an antibiotic to treat it in the future, according to new research. FOX News Radio’s Marghiee Teshineh reports in today’s “Housecall for Health”: What causes back pain?...
- Posted 5 days ago
Sandy’s Major Sewage Spill
There’s a new report on another aspect of the damage Hurricane Sandy caused to the Northeast. FOX News Radio’s Dave Anthony reports from New York: When Hurricane Sandy hit six months ago: (Sandy Witness) “We actually watched the ocean come...
- Posted 18 days ago
NY Fake Cancer Arrest
A 21-year-old woman is accused of faking cancer to raise donations to support her heroin addiction. FOX News Radio’s Courtney Kealy reports from New York: Authorities say Brittany Ozarowski raised over $100,000 saying she needed funds for cancer treatment...
- Posted 37 days ago
Can Hospital Alarms Be Deadly?
A leading accreditation group says hospital leaders need to train staffers after a study finds that hospital alarms can actually be hazardous to patients’ health. FOX News Radio’s Sal Giangrasso has details: (Beeping of hospital monitors) Constantly beeping alarms in...
- Posted 40 days ago
Housecall for Health: Drugstore Clinics
The idea of all-in-one stores for one-stop shopping are becoming increasingly popular, and now it’s spreading to drugstores, where they’re bringing the doctor’s office to the pharmacy. FOX’s Colleen Cappon explains in today’s “Housecall for Health”: Walgreens is expanding...
- Posted 43 days ago
High Cost of Dementia
A new study by the nonprofit RAND Corporation suggests that dementia is the most costly disease in the country to treat. FOX News Radio’s Jeff Monosso reports: Cancer and heart disease are bigger killers, but a new study in the...
- Posted 44 days ago
One Drug for All Cancer Types?
Researchers report progress in the search for a “Holy Grail” cancer drug. FOX News Radio’s Chris Foster reports: Researchers at Stanford University say the drug works by blocking a protein called CD47. That protein tells the immune system, do not...
- Posted 51 days ago
Researchers ID Cancer Gene Markers
A large-scale, worldwide research effort has matched up more genetic traits to certain kinds of cancer. FOX News Radio’s Chris Foster explains: DNA testing finds dozens of markers in people’s genes tied to breast, ovarian and prostate cancer. More...
- Posted 52 days ago
Tracy’s Tax Tips: Medical Deductions
Are the medical bills piling up? You might be able to deduct some of those expenses. FOX Business Network’s Tracy Byrnes explains in “Tracy’s Tax Tips”: If you or your spouse or dependents had significant medical or dental costs...
- Posted 72 days ago
Housecall for Health: Lying to Your Doctor
A little white lie has never hurt anyone, right? But what if you’re lying to your doctor? A new survey finds that the vast majority of doctors don’t think their patients are 100% forthright with them. FOX News...
- Posted 86 days ago