- Federal officials say they're taking steps to create a human vaccine for the bird flu virus that's affected the Midwest poultry industry, though they still consider the danger to be low.
- Humans have been keeping pets for thousands of years and for good reason. About 2/3 of households have at least one pet. Dr. Arnold explain how there's more to their sweet faces than friendly nuzzles and purrs.
- You may have noticed in our recent segment's with Dr. Arnold, she is about to welcome a new baby. She wanted to share some pregnancy health advice for other women enjoying that special stage in life.
- Doctors say an American health care worker who contracted Ebola while volunteering in a Sierra Leone treatment unit is now in critical condition at the National Institutes of Health.
- Spring is just around the corner, and people frequently think about allergies as not starting until the pollen begins to fly, but many people suffer from indoor allergies as well. Dr. Alicia Arnold has what you need to know.
- A big federal study finds that people who see a doctor for chest pain have no less risk of suffering a heart attack, dying or being hospitalized later if they are checked with a fancy newer type of CT scan rather than a simple treadmill test or other older exam.
These days, it's tough to find a person who is not on some type of medication. About half the U.S. population takes at least one prescription drug, but not everyone is taking their medication the right way.
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