Keeping Your Family Safe

Curing Peanut Allergies...With Peanuts

It starts out innocently enough, parents introduce their children to a kid cuisine classic: Peanut butter. Some times, unfortunately, there's a bad reaction.

Avoiding Chemotherapy

A new study analyzing a test that determines who does or doesn't need chemotherapy shows the process is highly accurate.

The Psychology Of Eating

Dr. Glenn Kent is an Assistant Professor in the Health Psychology Program at Jefferson College of Health Sciences. When it comes to dieting he warns against hard rules.

Gatorade to remove Brominated vegetable oil in drink

If your post workout drink is Gatorade, take note, Gatorade will no longer contain the controversial ingredient known as brominated vegetable oil. Pepsi Co.

Number of Children Diagnosed with ADHD Increases

The number of children diagnosed with ADHD has increased significantly over the past 10 years and a new study looked at the medical records of more than 800,000 ethnically diverse children living in Southern California.

Study Indicates Aspirin Users at Risk for Macular Degeneration

Regular aspirin users may  have an increased risk for macular degeneration, a leading cause of blindness, as researchers in Australia studied more than 2,000 adults.

Disposing Prescription Medicine

MCALLEN- Thousands of people in the upper valley come and buy their prescription drugs everyday-- which so many people some depend on, but after the medication expires many patients just keep the drugs or don't even know how to properly dis

Tips on Preventing Your Home from Being Burglarized

Home burglaries, it's one of the most reported crimes in the City of Brownsville. Na'Tassia Finley has more on how you can reduce the risk of becoming a victim of a home burglary in this special report.

The Reality and Risks of Identity Theft

When a person becomes a victim of identity theft it normally takes days to resolve, but one Valley man has been fighting for his identity for over ten years, Erin Murray has more about the reality and risks of identity theft.

Tips for Caring for Your Pets

Pets are considered part of the family for pet owners and they are known as man's best friend. The Animal Regulation Shelter knows all about caring for animals as they take in from 5 to 25 animals daily from the streets.

Number of People with Diabetes Increasing in the Valley

More than 25 million people living in the United States suffer from diabetes. This illness is becoming more prevalent in the Valley.

Working Smoke Alarm Important for Family Safety at Home

Summer time is right around the corner and several students will be heading home for vacation.