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AG: Funding to support Toledo heroin recovery program

AG: Funding to support Toledo heroin recovery programThe new grant will be in addition to other grant DeWine awarded Lucas County last year to assist in the development of the pilot program.
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Cleveland

Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital hosts head-shaving event

Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital hosts head-shaving eventAbout a dozen female pediatric oncology nurses shaved their heads to honor patients.
  • Cleveland
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
News

Ohio Marijuana Legalization amendment certified

Ohio Marijuana Legalization amendment certifiedOn March 3, the Attorney General's Office received a written petition to amend the Ohio Constitution
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Heroin

Mother shares her story of losing son to overdose

Mother shares her story of losing son to overdoseDavid was a heroin addict. His story however mirrors so many others.
  • Heroin
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Nation

NBC News medical editor Nancy Snyderman resigns

NBC News medical editor Nancy Snyderman resignsBecoming part of the story contributed to her decision to return to academic medicine
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

Mayfield Heights woman saves brother's life with kidney

Mayfield Heights woman saves brother's life with kidneyDoctors estimate about 26 million American adults have kidney disease, but say most don't even know they have it.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

Fentanyl deaths on the rise suggests alarming pattern

Fentanyl deaths on the rise suggests alarming patternData suggests the spike may become more a regular occurrence instead of a sporadic community emergency.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Tech

Local company develops "hack proof" software

Local company develops "hack proof" softwareA local company created patented software that leaves no information behind that hackers can access.
  • Tech
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Health

Apple shifts its focus to time and health

Apple shifts its focus to time and healthApple has expanded its HealthKit app with details about new technologies that track patients' health and make clinical trials more user-friendly.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks ago
Health

Good Samaritan's call saves man's life

Good Samaritan's call saves man's lifeIt was October 14 at 9:15 p.m. and Dave O'Patrny was driving home from work on I-90.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks ago
Cuyahoga County

Ohio anti-abortion group starts new chapter in Cleveland

Ohio anti-abortion group starts new chapter in ClevelandCuyahoga County is where more abortions are performed annually than anywhere else in the state.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 3 weeks ago
News

Tips on 'Springing Forward' this Sunday

Tips on 'Springing Forward' this SundayA common problem is people watching television, working on their computers, or using smart phones in bed
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Health

Rare disease could turn boy into 'mannequin'

Rare disease could turn boy into 'mannequin'Three-year-old Jarvis Budd is one of just 13 people in Australia to suffer from "human mannequin disease."
  • Health
  • 1 month ago
Health

Cleveland Fire Department begins cancer education

Cleveland Fire Department begins cancer educationOne in three firefighters will develop cancer, mostly due to the toxic soup of chemical filled smoke they're exposed to while working.
  • Health
  • 1 month ago
Ohio

Ohio AG rejects petition for End Ohio Cannabis Prohibition Act

Ohio AG rejects petition for End Ohio Cannabis Prohibition ActIn order for a constitutional amendment to proceed, an initial petition containing summary language of the amendment and 1,000 signatures from Ohio registered voters must be submitted
  • Ohio
  • 1 month ago
Cuyahoga County

Bay Village Project takes care of neighbors fighting cancer

Bay Village Project takes care of neighbors fighting cancerNeighbors helping neighbors is an age-old concept that's getting new life in Cleveland's western suburbs.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 1 month ago
Geauga County

Chardon survivor Nick Walczak stands: Here's how he did it

Chardon survivor Nick Walczak stands: Here's how he did itWhen Chardon shooting survivor Nick Walczak posted a picture on Facebook Sunday, he had no idea it would go viral.
  • Geauga County
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Cleveland

Channel 3 "superheroes" pay up on bet, but pay it forward

Channel 3 "superheroes" pay up on bet, but pay it forwardChannel 3 "superheroes" pay up on bet, but pay it forward with a visit to the Cleveland Clinic pediatric dialysis unit.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Health

Checking on the elderly during the frigid cold

Checking on the elderly during the frigid coldMany seniors are on fixed income and tend to turn down the thermostat to save money. But they're also at a much higher risk for hypothermia and that can even happen in the home.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Ohio

Bill banning powdered alcohol passes Ohio House

Bill banning powdered alcohol passes Ohio HousePromoters say it "turns water into rum."
  • Ohio
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Cuyahoga County

Cuyahoga County flu deaths now at 36; state reports drop

Cuyahoga County flu deaths now at 36; state reports dropPneumonia-related deaths accounted for 6.7 percent of all countywide deaths
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Health

5-year-old cancer patient hopes kids get vaccines

5-year-old cancer patient hopes kids get vaccinesJust last summer, Liam Waldron was your typical rambunctious 4-year-old. But before summer's end, leg pain set in and it would alter his life forever.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Health

Emergency insulin could have saved man's life

Emergency insulin could have saved man's lifeHe shouldn't be dead. Kevin Houdeshell. Thirty-six-years-old. Diabetic. Good looking boy next door, says sister, Amy Houdeshell.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Health

New type of food allergy causing concern

New type of food allergy causing concernA new type of food allergy is showing up more and doctors don't yet know why.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Health

YOUR TAKE | The debate on measles vaccine

YOUR TAKE | The debate on measles vaccineThe debate over measles vaccination raises health concerns and issues across the country.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Cleveland

YMCA breaks ground on Cleveland downtown location

YMCA breaks ground on Cleveland downtown locationThe facility will be built on the first and second floors of the Galleria.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

Can training the eyes help prevent concussions?

Can training the eyes help prevent concussions?Light board being used to help athletes improve field of play vision.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

Ohio had most reported measles cases among states in 2014

Ohio had most reported measles cases among states in 2014Federal officials say Ohio had more than 300 reported measles cases last year - more than any other state. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows 383 cases of the disease reported in Ohio in 2014.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Concussions

Preventing Concussions - Tonight at 11pm

Preventing Concussions - Tonight at 11pmThe exercise that's showing remarkable promise in reducing concussions.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Cuyahoga County

Local group trains dogs for the blind

Local group trains dogs for the blindWrangler, the 'Today' show puppy, has ties to Northeast Ohio.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

5 things about measles

5 things about measlesDuring a Congressional hearing on Tuesday, federal health officials urged parents to vaccinate their children against measles amid a current outbreak that has infected more than 100 people.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

How to save a life in 60 seconds

How to save a life in 60 secondsThe theory is doing something is better than nothing and of all cardiac emergencies, only 32 percent of victims have a bystander perform CPR according to the American Heart Association.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Politics

Boehner: 'All children ought to be vaccinated'

Boehner: 'All children ought to be vaccinated'House Speaker John Boehner says all children ought to be vaccinated.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Flu

Flu: 7 more deaths in Cuyahoga County

Flu: 7 more deaths in Cuyahoga CountyThe total number of flu-related deaths this season has climbed to 33 in Cuyahoga County.
  • Flu
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

Winter sparks high rates of depression in Northeast Ohio

Winter sparks high rates of depression in Northeast OhioCleveland is said to have the third-highest amount of Seasonal Affective Disorder in the country.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Cleveland

Report: Apartment complex had prior problem with carbon monoxide

Report: Apartment complex had prior problem with carbon monoxideA new report is painting a scathing picture of how the management of a local apartment complex handled recurring problems.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Introducing peanuts by 4 months of age

Introducing peanuts by 4 months of ageFeb. 22, 2015: Introducing peanuts by 4 months of age.
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  • 1 month ago
Health

Weather conditions prompt frostbite dangers

Weather conditions prompt frostbite dangersFeb. 18, 2015: Channel 3's Monica Robins talks to local experts to explain varying treatments for frostbite.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Weather

Important cold-weather tips to remember

Important cold-weather tips to rememberFeb. 19, 2015: Mother Nature's icy grip just won't let go... WKYC's Jamir Howerton has a guide to important tips to keep in mind when the weather gets dangerously cold.
  • Weather
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Weather

Stages of frostbite

Stages of frostbiteFeb. 16, 2015: Record-setting low temperatures were set this morning in Cleveland as Mother Nature's icy grip squeezed tightly. WKYC's Alyssa Raymond had some facts about frostbite to help keep you safe. Be sure to follow @AlyssaRaymond on Twitter.
  • Weather
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
News

Safety tips for this frigid, dangerous weather

Safety tips for this frigid, dangerous weatherDr. Charles Emerman with MetroHealth Medical Center says those frigid temperatures can quickly cause frostbite to exposed skin. Here is some advice for this cold weekend.
  • News
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Health

5-year-old cancer patient hopes kids get vaccines

5-year-old cancer patient hopes kids get vaccinesFeb. 12, 2015: Just last summer, Liam Waldron was your typical rambunctious 4-year-old. But before summer's end, leg pain set in and it would alter his life forever.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Homepage

Local group trains dogs for the blind

Local group trains dogs for the blindFeb. 4, 2015: Wrangler, the 'Today' show dog, has ties to Northeast Ohio. WKYC's Alyssa Raymond explains the process by training a pup to be a seeing eye dog. Be sure to follow @AlyssaRaymond on Twitter for more daily news updates.
  • Homepage
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

Political battle brewing over vaccinations

Political battle brewing over vaccinationsFeb. 3, 2015: During a Congressional hearing on Tuesday, federal health officials urged parents to vaccinate their children against measles amid a current outbreak that has infected more than 100 people.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Homepage

How winter's grip sparks depression disorder

How winter's grip sparks depression disorderFeb. 3, 2015: Northeast Ohio has some of the highest rates nationally for Seasonal Affective Disorder. WKYC's Will Ujek has the story. Be sure to follow @WillUjek on Twitter for more daily news updates.
  • Homepage
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Health

Fighting the measles menace

Fighting the measles menaceJan. 23, 2015: The measles disease is so old, it's practically new again.
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  • 2 months ago
Flu

Busting Flu and Cold Myths

Busting Flu and Cold MythsJanuary 23, 2015: Does everything you hear about preventing or treating the flu or the common cold actually work?
  • Flu
  • 2 months ago
Health

Dr. Toby Cosgrove on Lakewood Hospital adopting outpatient model

Dr. Toby Cosgrove on Lakewood Hospital adopting outpatient modelJanuary 15, 2015: Cleveland Clinic will construct, own and operate an estimated $34 million, 62,000-square-foot family health center, which will include a full-service emergency department, to replace Lakewood Hospital in the future.
  • Health
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago