Posted: 10/16/2012 - The Department of Health and Environmental Control says three cases of the flu have been reported in South Carolina.
Posted: 10/11/2012 - The government says 170 people now have been sickened in the meningitis outbreak linked to tainted steroid shots, and 14 of them have died.
Updated: 10/11/2012 - Funnel cakes, carnival rides, games, animals and more are all things you think about when you are going to the fair. This year, the Department of Agriculture is warning you to think about one more thing: the swine flu.
Posted: 10/08/2012 - The company has recalled the steroid which was sent to clinics in 23 states. The government last week urged doctors not to use any of the company's products.
Updated: 10/08/2012 - Health officials say the death toll in a rare fungal meningitis outbreak across several states has risen to seven.
Updated: 10/05/2012 - The outbreak of fungal meningitis has been tied to steroid shots used to treat back pain. The steroid was custom-made by a specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts.
Posted: 10/04/2012 - Georgia health officials are helping to notify more than 150 people who may have received steroids produced by a firm tied to a meningitis outbreak.
Posted: 10/04/2012 - South Carolina's Medicaid agency is automatically enrolling 65,000 children in the state's poorest households in the government insurance program.
Posted: 10/04/2012 - Dr. Robert Latham, chief of medicine at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, said Thursday a patient died there late Wednesday or early Thursday, bringing the number of deaths in Tennessee to three.
Updated: 10/03/2012 - It's an Augusta mother versus a local hotel. She says she and her children were attacked by bed bugs during their stay.
Updated: 10/01/2012 - Earlier this year Georgia Health Sciences University brought in new doctors to the Cancer Center and started up a new brain tumor clinic. For the families in the clinic, it is already changing lives.
Updated: 10/01/2012 - Local agencies partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration to help remove unwanted prescription medication from circulation.
Updated: 09/28/2012 - The Drug Enforcement Administration will be hosting another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday.
Updated: 09/27/2012 - Emory University and other Atlanta partners are launching a new autism research center using an $8.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
Updated: 09/27/2012 - News 12 got a first look inside the construction zone. Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new headquarters building that should be done in a couple weeks.
Updated: 09/25/2012 - Studies show around 90 percent of children's car seats are installed or used incorrectly. Some of the most common mistakes are small, but those small mistakes can have big consequences.
Posted: 09/24/2012 - It's a cruel disease that robs you of your personality, your memories and your mind. As the largest generation grows older, the number of people impacted grows larger.
Posted: 09/24/2012 - It's a condition affecting millions of Americans across the country, and it's weighing down the kids in Richmond County. As News 12's Christie Ethridge reports, one doctor is looking to change that.
Updated: 09/21/2012 - The Columbia County Health Department has released the time, dates and locations of flu clinics throughout the county.
Posted: 09/20/2012 - The Fresh Selections Tender Spinach was sold in 10-ounze packages and had a "best if used by" date of Sept. 16.
Updated: 09/19/2012 - A study was done at T.W. Josey and Academy of Richmond County that measured blood pressure and anxiety levels in teens. They say the results of the study speak for themselves.
Updated: 09/17/2012 - Seconds count when responding to a 911 call and one local emergency worker has a whole new perspective after it took an ambulance 19 minutes to get to her father after he had a stroke.
Updated: 09/13/2012 - Barnwell County says its part of the deal is still a go. The attempt to sell the hospitals has been going on for the past two years.
Updated: 09/12/2012 - They're the people you rely on when you get sick, but there may not be enough to go around. News 12's Christie Ethridge tells us how Richmond County is handling the nurse shortage.