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Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:48 AM EDT

Texas Man Surprises Friend With Kidney Donation in Viral Video

Texas Man Surprises Friend With Kidney Donation in Viral Video

Born with a rare disease and just days away from kidney failure, Fort Worth nurse Danny Kolzow is getting a lifeline from a longtime friend. Graham McMillan is donating one of his kidneys to Kolzow.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 02:48 PM EDT

More Parents Taking Babies to Chiropractor for Care

More Parents Taking Babies to Chiropractor for Care

More parents have been taking their babies to chiropractors for care. Chiropractor Dr. Gregory Lee told News4's Angie Goff why parents bring their babies, what he treats them for and what his techniques...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 01:16 PM EDT

Having Trouble Sleeping? Try These Tips

Having Trouble Sleeping? Try These Tips

Considering medication for your sleep troubles? Try changing your behavior before resorting to medication, psychiatrist Dr. Joshua Weiner said. NBC4's Barbara Harrison spoke with Dr. Weiner about when you should

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:01 AM EDT

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Florida

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Florida

The first shop that can legally sell medical marijuana in Florida opened at a strip mall in Tallahassee on Tuesday and Dallas Nagy became its first customer, buying cannabis capsules that he hopes will ease his...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 04:25 AM EDT

FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban

FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban

Facing increased pressure from Democrats in Congress, the Food and Drug Administration began to officially reconsider its policy limiting blood donations from gay and bisexual men on Tuesday, NBC News reported.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:11 PM EDT

Ice Bucket Challenge Leads to Disease Discovery: Paper

Ice Bucket Challenge Leads to Disease Discovery: Paper

The ice bucket challenge became a phenomenon in the of summer 2014, and the boost in funding it brought about helped lead to a significant discovery in the study of the ALS disease, according to a paper...