Hillsborough deputies are searching for 18 year old Elligha Wilson who is considered missing and endangered. Friday night, he made suicidal threats to his mother and left his apartment on River Vista Court on foot. Authorities say he then went to his grandmothers house on Mohawk Avenue East and made Full story
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Getting old? There's an app for that. Full story
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Fewer small children have been sickened or died from accidentally taking cough and cold medicines meant only for older ages, according to a new study of the effects of recent label changes on these over the counter products. Full story
A wheelchair-bound woman in Houston says she was robbed of all her cash and medications at knifepoint in broad daylight. KPRC’s Phil Archer reports.
A new study shows more children are being rushed to hospitals after accidental poisonings from common medications, leading to concern that child-resistant caps may not be so safe after all. NBC’s Jeff Rossen investigates.
There are more than 40 million people age 65 and older in the U.S., and helping them remain independent and safe in their own homes has gotten much easier thanks to new assistive technology products. “Savvy Senior” columnist Jim Miller shares telephone systems, pill dispensers, and more.
Millions face post-storm anxiety and fear as they struggle to rebuild their lives. NBC’s chief medical editor Dr. Nancy Snyderman shared tips on how to cope with the emotional stress.
On average, kids catch a cold up to 10 times a year. So which medicines are appropriate to give your child to relieve their aches and pains? Pediatrician Dr. Tanya Altmann navigates through the many ingredients in children’s cold remedies.
A nurse dispenses medication to a woman at the pharmacy of the general hospital in Man, western Ivory Coast, July 4, 2013. The European Commission Humanitarian Aid Department and UNICEF will supply the Ivorian government with essential medicines and management tools worth 6.5 million euro ($8.4 mi
A Service Yezu Mwiza (SYM- Good Jesus) nurse hands medication to an HIV-AIDS patient, who is also suffering from malaria, at her home in Gatumba, outside Bujumbura, April 19, 2013. SYM is a Jesuit-run project seeking to prevent the spread of AIDS as well as to alleviate the suffering of those affec
This July 30, 2009 photo shows X-rays from a tuberculosis patient at A. G. Holley Hospital in Lantana, Fla. Simple TB is simple to treat, a $10 course of medication, but the pills must be taken in specific combinations for six months to completely wipe out the bacteria. If treatment is stopped short
Kate Skinn, 32 of Sheffield Lake, OH counts her remaining medicine to help treat her Attention Defecit Disorder on December 14, 2011. Skinn has found it difficult in Cleveland, OH to find enough supply for her medication and resorts to cutting back dosages and travels over 45 minutes on various occa