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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 11:54 PM EDT

Superbugs: Antibiotic Resistant Infections on the Rise

Superbugs: Antibiotic Resistant Infections on the Rise

More than 20,000 people die every year from infections that don't respond to antibiotics. "The medicine cabinet is empty for some patients," warned the former head of the CDC. News4's Doreen Gentzler...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 06:00 PM EDT

News4 Is Going #SugarFree This Week

News4 Is Going #SugarFree This Week

News 4 is going #SugarFree!

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 04:36 PM EDT

FDA Approves 1st Targeted Drug for Certain Leukemia Patients

FDA Approves 1st Targeted Drug for Certain Leukemia Patients

U.S. regulators have approved the first targeted drug for certain patients with an aggressive form of leukemia. The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the drug for adults with acute myeloid...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 01:39 PM EDT

Trump Names Anti-Abortion Leader to High Post at HHS

Trump Names Anti-Abortion Leader to High Post at HHS

The White House says President Donald Trump is appointing the former president of a leading anti-abortion organization to a senior position at the Department of Health and Human Services. Charmaine Yoest,...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 01:23 PM EDT

Cancer Survivor Says Fitness Helped Her Beat Leukemia

Cancer Survivor Says Fitness Helped Her Beat Leukemia

Former news anchor and cancer survivor Loriana Hernandez-Adama joins NBC4's Erika Gonzalez to talk about how fitness helped her with her battle against leukimia. Hernandez-Adama started the non-profit ArmorUp...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 07:36 AM EDT

DEA Offering Disposal of Unused, Unwanted Prescription Pills

DEA Offering Disposal of Unused, Unwanted Prescription Pills

The Drug Enforcement Administration will provide the opportunity for the safe disposal of expired, unused or unwanted prescriptions pills or patches on Saturday. Scores of locations across the country are...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 07:28 AM EDT

Wait for Calorie Count on Burgers, Pizza May Get Longer

Wait for Calorie Count on Burgers, Pizza May Get Longer

Consumers hoping to consistently find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again. New government rules to help people find out how many calories are in their restaurant meals...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 06:35 PM EDT

AI Predicts Heart Attacks Better Than Doctors: Study

AI Predicts Heart Attacks Better Than Doctors: Study

New research suggests that artificial intelligence may be better at determining which patients are at high risk for a heart attack than their doctor, NBC News reported. AI computer programs developed at the...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 01:33 PM EDT

Utah Rep. Chaffetz Gives Transparent Reason for Leave

Utah Rep. Chaffetz Gives Transparent Reason for Leave

Republican lawmaker Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz revealed internal hardware that has been holding his foot together for the last 12 years on his Instagram account. Recently Chaffetz announced he would be taking...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 06:56 PM EDT

How to Get an Allergy-Free Garden

How to Get an Allergy-Free Garden

If planting makes you sick, Dr. Jackie Eghrari-Sabet of Family Allergy & Asthma Care in Gaithersburg, Maryland, explains how to get an allergy-free garden.

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