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MONTGOMERY - Alabama health officials say they've confirmed the first travel-related case of the Zika virus in the state. The Alabama Department of Public Health issued a statement Wednesday saying... More >>
1 hour ago February 10, 2016 Feb 10, 2016 Wednesday, February 10 2016 Wednesday, February 10, 2016 12:15:06 PM CST in News
SARASOTA, Fla. - Federal health officials have sent the state of Florida an additional 950 kits to test for viral antibodies in people who have shown Zika symptoms after traveling... More >>
21 hours ago February 09, 2016 Feb 9, 2016 Tuesday, February 09 2016 Tuesday, February 09, 2016 4:12:43 PM CST in Health
NEW ORLEANS - New enrollment numbers show 214,148 people in Louisiana signed up for coverage under President Obama's health care act. The third open enrollment period ended Sunday. National... More >>
5 days ago February 04, 2016 Feb 4, 2016 Thursday, February 04 2016 Thursday, February 04, 2016 5:17:40 PM CST in Health
BATON ROUGE - Capital Area cosmetic surgeon Dr. J. Anthony Stephens says skin tightening doesn't always mean going under the knife. "There is so much marketing and confusion when... More >>
5 days ago February 04, 2016 Feb 4, 2016 Thursday, February 04 2016 Thursday, February 04, 2016 5:02:32 PM CST in Health

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WASHINGTON - The Obama administration says 12.7 million people have signed up for private insurance or renewed coverage under the... More >>
5 days ago February 04, 2016 Feb 4, 2016 Thursday, February 04 2016 Thursday, February 04, 2016 3:17:27 PM CST in Health
MIAMI - Florida Gov. Rick Scott says the state has three new cases of Zika and he's adding a fifth... More >>
6 days ago February 04, 2016 Feb 4, 2016 Thursday, February 04 2016 Thursday, February 04, 2016 1:40:33 PM CST in Health
RIO DE JANEIRO - The Zika virus is overshadowing the final preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, even eclipsing... More >>
1 week ago February 02, 2016 Feb 2, 2016 Tuesday, February 02 2016 Tuesday, February 02, 2016 11:24:46 AM CST in Health
NEW YORK - Scientists have mapped the genome of the bedbug. And in New York, they did something more:... More >>
1 week ago February 02, 2016 Feb 2, 2016 Tuesday, February 02 2016 Tuesday, February 02, 2016 10:55:51 AM CST in Health
GENEVA - U.S. House members are asking government health officials for more information on the Zika virus. The requests from... More >>
1 week ago February 01, 2016 Feb 1, 2016 Monday, February 01 2016 Monday, February 01, 2016 3:57:01 PM CST in Health
WASHINGTON - The federal agency that monitors public health says the outbreak of E. coli illness linked to Chipotle restaurants... More >>
1 week ago February 01, 2016 Feb 1, 2016 Monday, February 01 2016 Monday, February 01, 2016 12:03:28 PM CST in Health
WASHINGTON - Sharing bacteria in the operating room normally is a no-no but in a novel experiment, researchers are giving... More >>
1 week ago February 01, 2016 Feb 1, 2016 Monday, February 01 2016 Monday, February 01, 2016 10:49:55 AM CST in Health
BATON ROUGE - Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration has postponed a legislative hearing on the hiring plans associated with the... More >>
1 week ago January 29, 2016 Jan 29, 2016 Friday, January 29 2016 Friday, January 29, 2016 10:32:13 AM CST in Health
BATON ROUGE - Dr. Mindy Calandro joined us on News 2 at 4 Thursday with some information about a pair... More >>
1 week ago January 28, 2016 Jan 28, 2016 Thursday, January 28 2016 Thursday, January 28, 2016 4:23:27 PM CST in Health
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is creating a new federal task force to accelerate cancer research. He's tapping Vice President... More >>
1 week ago January 28, 2016 Jan 28, 2016 Thursday, January 28 2016 Thursday, January 28, 2016 10:37:59 AM CST in Health
BATON ROUGE - The Department of Health and Hospitals said on Wednesday that $131 million in cuts which could come... More >>
1 week ago January 27, 2016 Jan 27, 2016 Wednesday, January 27 2016 Wednesday, January 27, 2016 3:35:45 PM CST in Health
BATON ROUGE - Local, state and national public health groups have released the results of polls that show 70 percent... More >>
2 weeks ago January 26, 2016 Jan 26, 2016 Tuesday, January 26 2016 Tuesday, January 26, 2016 6:16:11 PM CST in Health

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