Health

Plus Size Caskets

EL PASO - A tisket, a tasket, an oversized casket. "This is 30 inches inside width and this one is 38 inches inside width which is better than 14 inches wider than the standard casket."

Swinging into Shape

EL PASO - After putting up with the daily grind... some women unwind by winding around a pole. "Just name a profession and they've been here. Name an age...I think the most mature lady we had was 65 years old."

A Sign of the Times

EL PASO - More parents teaching their hearing children sign language when baby's first words can't come soon enough.

Six Students Killed At Chinese School

BEIJING (AP) - A state news agency says a man has stabbed and killed six pupils at a school in Fujian province in eastern China.

Canutillo Elementary Holds Olympics For Students

Dozens of local students had the chance to show off their talents and have fun at the same time. Canutillo Elementary held its first-ever young athletes olympics, sponsored by Special Olympics.

IRS Building Evacuated

Hazardous materials crews have been called to an Internal Revenue Service building in Ogden, Utah.

New Teen Health Center Opens

A new teen health center is now open in west El Paso. The Sierra Providence Teen Resource cCnter offers free pregnancy testing, doctor referral services as well as a medicaid program.

First Lady Begins Fight Against Childhood Obesity

WASHINGTON (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama is launching a nationwide campaign against childhood obesity. It's part of her effort to teach America's children about better nutrition and exercise.

Fighting the Flu

Texas schools are teaching its kids to fight the flu in a whole new way.

Swine Flu Vaccines

According to Public Health Director Michael Hill, since April of 2009, there were 805 cases of H1N1 flu with 17 fatalities in El Paso.

Fake Doctors

Houston -- The problem of people pretending to be licensed medical professionals is a nationwide one. Some people think that the lack of medical insurance is one reason some people seek these fake doctors.

New form of malaria threatens Thai-Cambodia border

PAILIN, Cambodia - O'treng village doesn't look like the epicenter of anything.

Obama friend's child injured, golf interrupted

KAILUA, Hawaii  - President Barack Obama abruptly ended his golf outing and sped in his motorcade to his compound Monday after he learned a friend's child was injured while playing on the beach.

EMTs say they weren't asked to examine ill woman

NEW YORK - The emergency medical technicians accused of refusing to help a dying pregnant woman were never asked to examine her or told the extent of her condition, their lawyer said Thursda

More than 100 could be victims of pediatrician

GEORGETOWN, Del. - A pediatrition charged with sexually abusing his patients likely attacked more than 100 children at an office he had decked out with a merry-go-round and a ferris wheel, a