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Quarantine over mumps outbreak at immigration centers

U.S. immigration authorities say over 2,200 people exposed to a mumps outbreak in at least two detention facilities have been quarantined. Immigration and Customs...

Man cleaned ear with cotton swab, got infection in skull

A man in England has sworn off cleaning his ears with cotton swabs after developing a potentially life-threatening infection that not only affected his hearing, but...

Veterans blame 3M earplugs for hearing loss, “maddening” ringing

Hundreds of military veterans are expected to file lawsuits against the manufacturing company 3M, claiming it knowingly sold defective earplugs. These complaints come after...
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Local Counseling Center offers “hope, help & healing” through community outreach

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -  A local counseling center says they get out in the community to spread a message of hope in a time where...

Health tips for coping with daylight saving time

Daylight saving time arrives this weekend, which means it's once again time to move the clocks ahead an hour. The change, which takes effect...

Daylight saving time can heighten car crash risk

Missing two hours or more of sleep nearly doubles your crash risk, AAA says Drivers need at least seven hours of sleep a...

The 10 most and least stressful jobs in America

The most stressful jobs in the U.S. Job stress is something just about every employee can relate to, but not all jobs are created equal...

Make more room for happiness in your life by decluttering

Can decluttering make more room for happiness in your life? According to New York Times best-selling author Gretchen Rubin, for many people, there's a...

Teen who defied mom and got vaccinated testifies before Congress

A teen who made headlines after getting vaccinated against his mother's wishes at age 18 is shared his story in front of Congress Tuesday....

Where you buy your prescriptions could be costing you thousands

The price of the same prescription drug can vary by hundreds or even thousands of dollars, depending on where you buy it, according to...

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