| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Eight people in Maryland are among 93 across the country who have been sickened by a salmonella outbreak with a possible link to sushi, according to state health officials.
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention began investigating the...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice. This is being done as a precautionary measure, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella. No illnesses have been reported and no other Diamond...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 8:03 AM
A parent emailed me via our iPhone App recently to ask if her child's constipation, which started as he was transitioning from formula to whole milk, could be a sign of lactose intolerance. She was concerned because her son was having very hard stools....
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:06 AM
It's the most wonderful time of the year, but it can be a dangerous time for our pets.
Veterinarians see a spike in certain types of cases during the holiday season. Dr. Carrie Turnbull of PetVet in Roanoke County was a guest on News 7 Mornin'. ...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Glendale-based Kradjian Importing Co. is recalling 231 cases of cheese because the products may be contaminated with listeria, bacteria that can be fatal to small children or those with weak immune systems.
The recall, posted by the Food and Drug...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:24 AM
- Allergy Medication
Whether you have seasonal allergies to pollen or environment allergies to pet dander and dust mites, it’s always a good idea to keep an over-the-counter allergy medication, like an antihistamine, in your medicine cabinet. ...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Q: I am 70 years old and have been taking lecithin for more than 35 years. When the doctor viewed images of my arteries, he was amazed to find no plaque or calcification deposits of any kind. He said I had the arteries of a 20-year-old. My heart doctor...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 10:18 AM
Days after the Indiana State Department of Health began investigating a viral outbreak in Hartford City, a new investigation launched this week in Valparaiso following a series of foodborne illness reports.
Several people in Hartford City reported...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Nature’s Recipe brand is voluntarily recalling a limited supply of Nature’s Recipe® Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken, manufactured in one of its U.S. production facilities. This is being done as a precautionary measure, as the product has...
| May 7, 2012
| 2:04 PM
I think I am old enough now that I can use the phrase, “You remember the good old days.” If you listen to the “older than me timers” you could feed your dog scraps, bones, pork or anything else lying around. They wouldn’t...
| May 10, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Around the globe, the leading cause of death for children under age 5 is pneumonia, according to a new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
About 18 percent of the deaths are from the infection. That’s 1.4 million kids...