Telepsychiatrists now seeing patients
Local patients get personal therapy through telemedicine.
Possible cancer cluster in children
Some military families believe oil tanks below their houses near a marine corp airbase in South …
Hospital excited about new initiative
An area hospital is eager to be part of a new initiative to transform rural healthcare in the …
Chemical may endanger honeybees
A discovery by Penn State researchers may help explain why so many bee colonies have disappeared.…
End of life training
You may have heard of a doula, a non-medical person who helps a woman and her family before, …
An exclusive new nursing home is catering to seniors with memory loss. Health experts in London …
Medical marijuana report
Researchers have released one of the most comprehensive reports to date on the health effects of…
Faster Tattoo Removal
Removing a tattoo with a traditional laser can involve as many as twenty sessions. It’s expensive …
Dispute over therapy services for children
The dispute over efforts to provide therapy to special needs children could end up in court. …
Cancer centers support vaccines
Doctors say tens of thousands of cases of cancer could be prevented each year, if more kids …
Charlotte Ames is the area's only local Health Reporter and brings you the latest medical health news weeknights. You can catch Healthcast on WTAJ News at 5:00pm and her Health Headlines report on WTAJ News at 5:30pm.
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