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More Americans Injured by Pets

In Your Health Minute, A new Standford study shows the healthcare costs of injuries caused by animals tops one billion dollars a year.…

Post Surgery Pain Drugs

In Your Health Minute, Patients who do not take opioids after surgery might spend less time in the hospital. Surgeons in Ohio tested a new treatment protocol…

DR. INAPPROPRIATE TOUCHING

Doctor Michael Dick practices Medicine and Rheumatology in Decatur, Alabama. According to Court documents, a woman claims he touched her breasts, abdomen area, and then kissed her on the mouth. Doctor Dick  denies all of the allegations against him,…

Doctors with Body Art

In Your Health Minute, A doctor with tattoos, is ok with a lot of patients. Researchers asked several E-R doctors at a Pennsylvania hospital to wear fake tattoos…

Cosmetic Surgeons Online

In Your Health Minute, Online reviews can be helpful when making an important purchase But, they might not be the best way to choose a plastic surgeon.…

8 die at Florida nursing home in Irma's sweltering aftermath

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Eight patients at a sweltering nursing home died after Hurricane Irma knocked out the air conditioning, raising fears Wednesday about the safety of Florida's 4 million senior citizens amid power outages that could last for days.…

Women's Choice Awards Recognizes St. Francis Hospital

The Women's Choice Awards recognizes St. Francis Hospital as one of America's Best Heart and Americia's Best Stroke Care Centers. A news release provided by the hospital, details the recognition. It says the award signifies that out of the 4,789 hospitals…