Displaying items 37-48 of 4995 » View wdbj7.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-417 Next >
Reporter/Lynchburg Bureau ChiefAt Woodhaven Nursing Home you'll find Leila White making the bed, taking part in fun activities, and occasionally sitting out front in a rocking chair. It's not unusual for an 86-year-old to be walking around a retirement home, but she's not retired....
Tags: Woodhaven, Health, Nursing, Long Term Care, Alzheimer's Disease
Weekend Anchor/ReporterHold on, your sunscreen may not be as safe as you think. We're told to lather up before heading outdoors into the bright sun. It's really important to use sunscreen, but you'll want to check the labels carefully. The type of sunscreen you choose, the...
Reporter/Lynchburg Bureau ChiefIf you've driven on Route 460 in Bedford County recently, you've probably seen the giant Easter exhibit in Montvale. A 15-foot Easter basket is sitting in the driveway of Woodhaven Nursing Home. It's a homemade creation, designed and built by staff at...
Tags: Woodhaven, Health, Easter, Nursing, Long Term Care
Two women were hurt Monday when a van drove through a medical building in Danville. The injured women were inside McKinley Chriopractic when the van drove through. One of the victims, a 51-year-old, had to be flown to Duke University Medical Center for...
Weekend Anchor/ReporterA nursing home in Blacksburg is hoping to reduce costs by installing solar panels. These panels starting going up on the roof of Heritage Hall about a week ago. The system was designed to generate 61% of the facility's hot water needs. It's...
Weekend Anchor/ReporterShe was burned over 30 percent of her body when she fell into a fire as a child. But on Wednesday, a Haitian teenager underwent a six hour surgery at Lewis Gale Hospital at Montgomery that will change her life. It was a lengthy and delicate...
ReporterEleven months out, and the candidates in Virginia's U.S. Senate race are hard at work. Tuesday, Democrat Tim Kaine brought his campaign to the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in Roanoke. A higher education bond package that Kaine supported...
AP Political WriterGov. Bob McDonnell's new budget ends hundreds of millions of dollars in inflation allowances for health care and non-classroom public school programs and dramatically scales back pre-kindergarten programs. The two-year spending blueprint he's presenting...
News 7 Sports ReporterWe're a day away from the Chick-fil-A Bowl inside the Georgia Dome. A huge factor in how Virginia ended a string of three-straight losing seasons and made it to Atlanta is the play of the defense in 2011. But that unit could be without its top player,...
Tags: Health, Auburn Tigers, Mike London, Nursing, Virginia Cavaliers
reporterThe students at Jefferson College of Health Sciences are put through the paces everyday. But starting in the fall, these nursing students will take on the military. "It's felt that nursing school circurricula don't focus heavily on a vets as a specific...
ReporterA new emergency medical program in Rockbridge County will give residents additional access to advanced life support. Volunteers with advanced life support skills will be on call from six at night until six in the morning during the week, and 24 hours a...
Tags: Advanced Life Support
Spinal manipulation existed thousands of years ago, but it wasn’t until the 1890s the term chiropractic was adopted by practitioners of this technique. The term is rooted in the Greek words “praxis” and “cheir”, aka “...
Jun 8, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Jun 15, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Apr 5, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Mar 26, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Jan 25, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Jan 25, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Dec 13, 2011 |Story| WDBJ7
Dec 19, 2011 |Story| AP Broadcast
Dec 30, 2011 |Story| WDBJ7
Apr 17, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Oct 4, 2011 |Story| WDBJ7
Oct 7, 2011 |Story| WDBJ7
Original site for Medical Specialization topic gallery.