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Daschle To Oversee Obama's Health Transition Team

Updated: 11/19/2008 - An official with President-elect Barack Obama's transition team says former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle will oversee Obama's health policy working group.

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30-Day Age Limit For NE Safe-Haven Law Advances

Posted: 11/19/2008 - Every state has a safe-haven law meant to protect newborns from being dumped in trash bins and worse, but Nebraska's is the only one that lacks an age limit.

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Study: Brain Stimulation May Ease Anxiety Disorder

Posted: 11/13/2008 - The same kind of deep brain stimulation used to great some patients for Parkinson's disease also helped a few people suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder. That's according to a study by French scientists.

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Teen Pregnancies Tied To Tastes For Sexy TV Shows

Posted: 11/03/2008 - Groundbreaking research suggests pregnancy rates are much higher among teenagers who watch a lot of TV with sexual dialogue and behavior compared with those who have tamer viewing tastes.

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Health Department Vaccinations At Risk

Posted: 10/30/2008 - The El Paso County Health Department vaccinates thousands of people every year. If ballot Initiative 1A doesn't pass, not as many shots will be given out, potentially putting our community at risk. But opponents have argued all along that it's simply a bad time for a one-cent sales tax increase.

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Study: Fewer Heart Attacks In Fall, More In Spring

Posted: 10/29/2008 - Swedish researchers looked at 20 years of records and discovered that the number of heart attacks drops on the Monday after clocks were set back an hour. They say it may be because people got an extra hour of sleep.

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Kids' Eye Problems Often Emerge In Homework Battle

Updated: 10/28/2008 - A study says as many as one of every 20 students have a common eye problem that isn't being caught by standard vision screenings administered by schools and pediatricians.

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Warm Hands, Warm Heart

Posted: 10/23/2008 - A study suggests touching something warm can make you feel and act more warmly toward others.

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Medicare Woes

Posted: 10/20/2008 - Access to Medicare could be threatened because of insufficient funds.

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Colon Cancer Screening Can Stop At 75

Posted: 10/06/2008 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says after that age, the benefits of detecting and treating colon cancer decline, and the risks rise.

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