Health Watch

Holiday Countdown: Safe Toys

Previously, we discussed choosing toys that don’t send negative messages. You should also keep safety in mind when choosing gifts for children. Read More

Holiday Countdown: Weight Gain

The holiday season is upon us, so this week on Health Watch, we’ll talk about keeping your health and safety in mind as you prepare for the holidays. All the parties, treats and holiday dinners can add inches to your waistline if you aren’t careful. Read More

Testing: Breast Density

Mammograms are one of the most effective ways to diagnose breast cancer, but they may not be as effective for some women. Read More

Testing: Heart Disease Risk

Smoking is a major contributor to heart disease, and now scientists may have developed a test to determine which smokers are at greatest risk. Read More

Testing: Hearing Loss

Before doctors can treat disease, they have to diagnose it. This week on Health Watch, we’ll talk about some medical tests that can detect diseases and disorders for better treatment. Read More