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Regenerating A Torn ACL

Updated: 02/23/2007 - Researchers at UVa are working on a man made solution for a torn ACL that will hopefully decrease recovery time and decrease pain.

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Uncovering Secrets Of Alzheimer's

Updated: 02/26/2007 - Two UVa professors believe they may have found the missing link in the process that causes Alzheimer's.

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Flu Mist is 'OK' for Young Children

Updated: 02/20/2007 - A recent study released by the New England Journal shows there's an even better, painless way to protect your kids from the flu, but with no needles involved.

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National Wear Red Day

Updated: 02/05/2007 - National awareness day for Women's Heart Health.

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UVA Student Hospitalized

Updated: 01/26/2007 - University of Virginia officials say a student has contracted a bacteria associated with meningitis virus.

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UVa Dean Tackles Nursing Shortage

Posted: 01/18/2007 - The Commonwealth ranks 38th when it comes to our nursing supply, but Governor Tim Kaine and the Dean of UVa's nursing school are looking to change that.

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Controversial Uterine Transplants

Posted: 01/18/2007 - It's being called a breakthrough in the medical field, a new procedure offering hope to women who are no longer able to have children as a result of cancer or other injury.

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UVa Tops Nation in Lung Transplants

Posted: 01/18/2007 - The UVa Medical Center is at the top of a new national report ranking hospitals on the highest survival rate of lung transplants.

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PVCC Creates New Nursing Program

Posted: 01/18/2007 - After gauging the need for more nurses, Piedmont Virginia Community College is starting a new LPN program.

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State Farm Says No Smoking on Its Property

Posted: 01/18/2007 - As legislators across the country grapple with the issue of smoking in the workplace, one of Charlottesville’s largest employers has taken matters into its own hands.

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Bill Looks To Vaccinate Girls For HPV

Posted: 01/18/2007 - Virginia is one of the first states to join a nationwide effort to prevent cervical cancer. Delegate Philip Hamilton (R-93rd) is pioneering a bill that would make it mandatory for middle school aged girls to get the vaccine.

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Are Cloned Cow Meat and Milk Ok?

Posted: 01/08/2007 - According to the FDA cloned cow meat and milk are fine for consumption but one Maryland dairy farmer does not agree.

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Flu Vaccine Surplus

Posted: 12/28/2006 - There are no automatic first in lines to receive flu shots anymore.

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Pandemic Flu Preparations

Posted: 12/28/2006 - The question is not will a flu pandemic happen, but when will it happen.

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Infant Mortality Up In Virginia

Posted: 12/28/2006 - A study about Virginia’s health released this week brought one issue facing Virginia to the fore front.

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Fighting Meth

Posted: 12/28/2006 - UVa's Center for Addiction Research is doing a study that could help people hooked on methamphetamines overcome their addiction to the increasingly popular drug.

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Absinthe Revival

Updated: 02/05/2007 - It's been called mind-altering. It's even said to have been the cause of murder. It's a strong alcohol, but some say it's a dangerous drug. It's called Absinthe.

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UVa Hosts 5K

Posted: 12/28/2006 - Runners took their mark Saturday morning for the 15th annual 5k run/walk.

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UVa's ICU Patients Heal Faster

Posted: 12/28/2006 - A unique program at the University of Virginia's Intensive Care Unit focuses on strengthening the mind and body to get critically ill patients, better, faster.

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Anorexia Kills Crozet Teenager

Posted: 12/28/2006 - Marie Jarvis feels anorexia is a horrible disease because it made her daughter a statistic.

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Mumps Outbreak

Posted: 12/28/2006 - The Thomas Jefferson Health District has officially declared an outbreak of mumps after three probable cases were affirmed by the CDC.

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