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A contract dispute between a popular chain pharmacy and the company that manages prescription drug plans has left many people in our area searching for a new place to get their prescriptions filled. Express Scripts is a Pharmacy Benefit Manager which...
The House of Delegates has rejected a proposal to give parents information about a vaccine to prevent a virus that can lead to cervical cancer. Del. Chris Stolle of Virginia Beach offered the idea as an amendment to legislation repealing Virginia's...
The Virginia House of Delegates has passed legislation repealing a requirement that girls receive a vaccine to prevent a virus that can cause cervical cancer. State law mandates the human papillomavirus, or HPV, vaccination before girls reach sixth...
ReporterWe've all seen them; people standing near the road, at intersections, asking for money. It's a problem most often seen in big cities, but Wythe County has become a popular spot for panhandlers. Panhandlers have popped up all up and down Interstate 81,...
REPORTERA new study offers parents more reasons to watch what their kids eat. Swedish researchers tracked over two thousand boys and girls. They found those who are obese at the age of four are more likely to develop asthma and allergies by the time they're...
Anchor/ReporterYou probably drive by it every day and soon it will be illegal in this state. Some forms of synthetic marijuana are already banned. Some chemicals were banned last year, so manufacturers just made a few changes, making it tough for sheriff's deputies...
Alzheimer's is a disease that destroys memory. At present there are four federally approved medications for the disease but researcher Doctor Sam Gandy says there is no medicine that can stop it. "What we're trying to do now is to find a medicine...
A man and woman are facing charges after multiple meth labs were found in their Floyd County home. The New River Regional Drug Task Force and the Floyd County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant Tuesday at Helping Hands Trailer in Floyd County....
Tags: Methamphetamine (drug), Health
Day after some Amtrak riders pulled into Lynchburg, folks onboard could still be at risk for measles. A passenger on a train may have had the illness. Officials say that person was on Amtrak's Northeast Regional Train number 171. The train made several...
ReporterFalling is the leading cause of injury-related death among those 65 years and older, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As we age, some of us are more likely to fall than others. A researcher at Virginia Tech is studying...
ReporterTexas Governor Rick Perry brought his presidential campaign to Virginia, with two stops Wednesday in the Commonwealth. In a speech to students at Liberty University, Perry sidestepped recent criticism with a personal address about his Texas roots, and...
Anchor/ReporterLiberty could be the next university in the Commonwealth to make room for a new medical school. News7 has confirmed the Tobacco Commission could give the school a $12 million dollar grant to set up a new School of Osteopathic Medicine and a School of...
Tags: Osteopathic Medicine, Health
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