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Doctor offers dog acupuncture

Most veterinarians use needles for vaccinations. One local vet also uses needles, but in a more unique way. This isn't your ordinary trip to the vet for Nini Rogan and her dog Gypsy.

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Can food additives affect child behavior?

Green ketchup, blue French fries, orange applesauce -- the funkier the color the more kids love the food, but are food dyes safe? And can they make a difference in how your children feel and behave?

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Research: weight gain linked to breast cancer

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New research links a woman's weight gain in adulthood to an increased risk of breast cancer. Obesity increases breast cancer risk, but new research suggests that the timing of a woman's weight gain may be important. Full story...
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FDA: Cold, cough medications not safe for children

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Recent discussions over what age is safe for over-the-counter medications put pediatricians and the FDA on the same side. The FDA now says cold and cough medications shouldn't be given to children younger than six. Full story...
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Democrats fail to overturn SCHIP veto

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Democrats have failed to overturn President Bush's veto of the SCHIP. That's the measure that would have expanded federal health care insurance for young people. A compromise version of the bill is still a possibility. Full story...
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