Trump reverses migrant family separation, North Texas impacted

DALLAS — Following public outcry, President Trump signing an order to keep migrant families together is music to many ears. Dr. Bob Sanborn, Children at Risk CEO says this is what they wanted. “When that child is separated, that does irreparable harm, and so if we could stop that policy, at least children being separated, then we are helping out these kids,” he said. However, details on what that means for North Texas remain unclear. “We are still going to need […]

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10-year-old doesn’t let diabetes slow her down on the race track

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – 10-year-old Taylor Corum lives life in the fast lane racing in the Huntsville Quarter Midget Association. Taylor’s father Shane Corum grew up with the sport and decided to introduce it to his daughter at a young age. Now, Taylor is one of the few girls who participates in the HQMA racing club, which is designed for kids ages 5-16. “I love it,” Shane told WHNT. “I told her the car doesn’t know if it’s a girl or […]

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Video shows ER doctor mock man during anxiety attack: ‘He must be dead!’

LOS GATOS, Calif. – An ER doctor announcing you’re one of the “least sick of all the people” sounds like good news, but in the case of Samuel Bardwell, it was a callous statement made while he was suffering a full-blown anxiety attack. Now Beth Keegstra, 57, the contracted physician who tended to the 20-year-old last week at El Camino Hospital in Los Gatos, Calif., has been permanently taken out of the rotation of ER doctors at all of the […]

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Woman battling cancer wins $77,777 from lottery

INDIANAPOLIS — Marilyn Dunlap never saw herself as lucky – that is until last week when she found out she and her husband had won the lottery. The Kokomo resident and her husband both enjoy playing Hoosier Lottery games, according to WXIN. Her husband bought a $5 “7 Scratch-off” on June 7. After scratching the ticket, he handed the $77,777 winner to his wife and said it was all hers. Why? Because, she said, “He loves me.” “So I looked […]

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Baby saved from aneurysm with super glue now a healthy, happy 5-year-old

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – A Kansas infant who survived a brain aneurysm thanks to a daring medical procedure is now about to start pre-K. This week marks five years since doctors at the University of Kansas Hospital used super glue to stop the blood that was seeping into the Ashlyn Julian’s brain. The story of the “super glue baby” made international headlines in 2013, and her mother, Gina Julian, spoke with people in several countries who were following updates on […]

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More than 30 ‘Fixer Upper’ home renovations broke EPA rules

WACO – Fixer Upper stars Chip and Joanna Gaines are having to pay up for EPA violations seen on their hit HGTV show. The couple’s business, Magnolia Homes, has agreed to pay a $40,000 fine after the EPA determined 33 of its home renovations were “conducted without adequate lead paint protections,” reports Deadline, which notes the potential fine the company faced was as high as $556,000. The EPA notes Fixer Upper footage “reviewed by EPA did not depict the lead-safe work practices normally required” though “Magnolia […]

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Woman who appeared on HGTV learns of cancer after doctor watching spots lump on her throat

A North Carolina woman has a New York doctor she’d never met to thank for a potentially life-saving discovery, ABC News reports. Dr. Erich Voigt, an ear, nose and throat surgeon at NYU Langone Health, was watching the HGTV show “Beachfront Bargain Hunt” when he noticed a lump in a woman’s neck that he knew needed medical attention. Having no idea who the woman was or how to reach out to her, Voigt turned to social media. “I am watching […]

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Man sues CVS after pharmacy tells wife about Viagra prescription

LONG ISLAND, NY — The little blue pill is supposed to make you, ahem, happy, but for one guy, it brought nothing but a marital mess! A man from New York is suing CVS for telling his wife about his Viagra prescription! Apparently, Michael Feinberg paid for the Viagra out of pocket. A few days later, his wife asked about one of her prescriptions only for the pharmacy employee to spill the pill about her hubby’s little blue secrets not being […]

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‘He was talking love’: Couple weds at Virginia hospital as man recovers from heart surgery

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — A Virginia couple dealing with some health issues got married at the hospital on Friday. Cecil and Dirscell Martin made the decision to wed while Cecil was recovering from heart surgery at Chippenham Hospital. Dirscell Martin said she stayed by her now husband’s side while he was in the hospital. “I felt like when Dr. Christopher opened up his heart, I just fell out there on his heart,” Dirscell told WTVR. “Because all he was talking […]

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Government warns about pill pushed on the elderly

The U.S. government is warning insurance companies to be on the lookout for suspicious prescriptions of a drug being used in nursing homes across the country. The medication, called Nuedexta, is the only drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat a rare condition marked by uncontrollable laughing and crying, called pseudobulbar affect (PBA). While drugmaker Avanir Pharmaceuticals has said that many dementia patients suffer from PBA, regulators are concerned that Medicare may be paying for the drug for unapproved […]

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