Health Top Stories

Ebola Halloween display

WFAA

Texas man's Halloween decor inspired by Ebola

Ebola-themed Halloween decorations? That's the approach one Dallas-area man is taking.

Craig Spencer

Guinea to Bellevue: Tracking the doctor with Ebola

A doctor who recently returned from Guinea has tested positive for Ebola -- the first case of the deadly virus in New York City and the fourth diagnosed in the United States.

NY Gov Andrew Cuomo

CNN

NY gov. on Ebola fears: I'll ride subway today

To quash what he described as "irrational fear," New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday he'll ride one of the three subway lines taken by the latest Ebola patient in the United States.

North Korea

Ebola fears prompt N. Korea to halt tourism

North Korea is closing its borders to international tourists because of concerns about Ebola, tour agencies specializing in the country were told.

Beijing-based Koryo Tours and Young Pioneers Tours issued statements Thursday saying they received news...

Ebola virus

CDC

Rwanda reverses plan to screen US visitors

Rwanda will not be screening U.S. visitors for Ebola after all.

Mayor de Blasio Ebola news conference

Ebola outbreak: Get up to speed

A doctor in New York City tests positive for Ebola. The European Union pledges more funds to fight the deadly virus. And a military response team begins training.

Mayor de Blasio Ebola news conference

NYC doctor tests positive for Ebola

A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to New York from West Africa has tested positive for the Ebola virus, becoming the first diagnosed case in the city, authorities said late Thursday.

Ebola virus pink

CDC

Just in Case, Santa Barbara County Plans for Ebola

No cases of Ebola have been reported anywhere in the Western U.S., including local counties.  But emergency responders met Thursday to be prepared, just in case.

Teenagers Rescued From Ventura Rip Current

Three teenagers are safe Wednesday following a water rescue in Ventura recently. The distress call happened at the end of Greenock lane in Ventura yesterday.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Paul Allen pledges $100 million to fight Ebola

Paul Allen, the Microsoft co-founder, has increased his commitment in the fight against Ebola to $100 million on Thursday.

Dr

Diet pill study promoted by Dr. Oz retracted

Dr. Mehmet Oz has been under fire recently for promoting weight loss products on TV's "The Dr. Oz Show" that aren't backed by a lot of scientific evidence. Now a study supporting one of those products has been withdrawn by its lead researchers.

Cigarette in hand, smoking

Ferre' Dollar/CNN

Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in its offices

Joe Camel isn't going to be able to smoke at his desk any longer. Reynolds American, the nation's No. 2 tobacco company, will no longer let its employees smoke in most places at work starting next year.

Health Features

band-aid

How to create at-home first aid kit

In case of an emergency, keep these essential first aid items in your home.

ear

Tips to protect your hearing

Follow these tips to protect your hearing.

pills_medicine

Which painkiller is right for you?

People often talk about taking aspirin to treat minor aches and pains, but other…

NEW_generic_image

Body needs food after workout; what works?

You may hit the gym to lose weight, but after a strenuous workout, your body craves…

massage

10 affordable ways to treat yourself

You’re thinking of everyone else this year, except the one person who matters most…

diet waistline

Journals can help track your body

Keeping track of your body's statistics can help keep you healthy. But you…

Health Interactives

sun

Stay safe in the sun

It is important to stay safe in the summer sun. Here are a few tips to help you do…

beer

Calculate your blood-alcohol level

How much can you drink and not be legally drunk? It is something to think about as…

vegetable kabobs on grill

Slim down your barbecue

As you’re getting ready to roll out the grill, take a look at a few ways you can…

Child brushing teeth

Tips on how to teach your kids to brush their teeth

Teaching children to brush their teeth can help set healthy habits that will last a…

doctor running emergency

Men's Health Month: Prostate Health

June is Men's Health Month. Find out some interesting facts about prostate health.

Local Headlines

NEW_generic_image

Football Player In Trouble For Taking Down School Campaign Poster

Janet Hewitt said her son, Robert, told her after football practice last month that…

NEW_generic_image

Chris Mitchum Makes Third Congressional Run

Chris Mitchum entered the race with plenty of name recognition thanks to his movie…

Rep Lois Capps Sets Her Sights On 9th Term

Rep. Lois Capps Sets Her Sights On 9th Term

Lois Capps filled her late husband's seat in the U.S. House of Representatives  16…

Food News

Candy Corn, Halloween candy

Creepy cookies

Here's a great activity for your Halloween party!

New York City traffic

12 best meat cities in America

With the possible exception of smartphone technology, nothing's seen more practical…

Whole Foods

Whole Foods' new environmental ratings for food

Is your food environmentally sound? That's a tough one to answer in the produce…

Newsroom Tipline

Margay_Edwards

Father of Los Osos Woman Found Dead in Nevada Speaks Out

"Margay touched so many lives, and was so outgoing and gregarious", says Jeff…

Plea for Help from Family of Murdered Santa Maria Man

As Javier Limon Jr. stares at a collection of photographs of his late father Javier…

NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

In this Tipline story, we help a man battered by life. A series of tragic events…

What's Right

Community Walk in the Eastside

Community Walk in the Eastside

The Coalition for Sustainable Transportation, hosted a community walk on the…

quilt_donation_4

Women's Honor Farm Quilt Donation

Inmates at the Women's Honor Farm in collaboration with Restorative Partners…

Variety United Raises Money For Casa Esperanza

'Variety United' Show Benefits Casa Esperanza

The Variety United show hit the stage at the Marjorie Luke Theater in Santa Barbara…

 
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement

Local Weather Forecasts

Sign Up for E-News Alerts

  • KEYT-KCOY-KKFX E-News Alerts

    newsletterimage

    Sign up to get Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more delivered straight to your e-mail inbox

Most Popular News Stories

Advertisement