5 studies you may have missed
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health. Remember, correlation is…
Is tinkering with time bad for your health?
Whether it's farmers in India, office workers in Spain or stock brokers in California, people are tinkering with time. But health…
Marijuana advocates gear up for votes
With 20 U.S. states allowing medical marijuana, and others weighing its medicinal or recreational use, advocates of looser laws on weed…
Alzheimer's may rank with cancer, heart disease
Alzheimer's disease ravages the brain, robbing its victims not only of their memories but often their ability to do things as basic as…
CDC: Hospitals contributing to rise of superbugs
Health officials have long been warning us about the overuse of antibiotics and the rise of drug-resistant "superbugs."
Dr. David Soria Q&A: Caffeine, Grapefruit
Dr. David Soria answers your questions about how caffeine affects your body. Also, can grapefruit affect your medication?
Meat & dairy as bad as cigarettes?
In a study, those who consumed the highest levels of animal proteins in their diets were four times more likely to die of cancer than…
Schoolchildren are eating more fruits, veggies
Are schoolchildren actually eating more fruits and vegetables under the new school lunch program? Apparently they are, according to a new…
Apple helping develop user friendly hearing aid
Doctors and manufacturers hope Apple's integration will do away with hearing aid stigmas.
Kids not getting enough sleep, says study
Electronics in children's bedrooms are leading to sleep-deprived children, says National Sleep Foundation.
Autism walk featured singer with Aspergers
Joel Solomon will tell you it took a lot of practice. Singing came easy for him however, growing Solomon wasn’t always comfortable in…
Family food allergies 101
Food allergies are on the rise, and are currently the fifth leading chronic illness in the United States.
2 surfers rescued near Boynton Beach Inlet
At 8:24 am Saturday, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue crews responded to reports of two surfers in distress just north of the Boynton Beach Inlet.
Detectives search for motive in murder-suicide
Police are trying to determine why a man would kill his son and cousin's late wife before killing himself.
More women choosing home birth
More women are choosing to give birth at home. The Centers for Disease Control report that home births are at its highest level in 40 years.
Restaurant raises minimum wage to $10.10
Weeks before lawmakers even consider raising the federal minimum wage, some south Florida restaurants are doing it on their own.
Will your insurance company pay after disaster?
Will your insurance company pay the claim when disaster strikes? the Consumer Watchdog shows you how to research your carrier.
Restaurants with unpaid fines & expired license
A Consumer Watchdog investigation gets action. We reveal restaurants who are open for business with an expired food license.
Thieves forward WPB woman's mail fraudulently
It costs the US Post Office $300 million a year to forward mail, but it also may cost you your privacy. Some of that forwarding of mail is…
Free service, Nomorobo, blocks robocalls
Tired of robocalls? There is a free service that could help you hang up on those calls. Consumer Watchdog Jenn Strathman shows you if it…