Updated: 6:44 PM More than seven years ago, two trains collided and derailed in Graniteville, releasing 120,000 pounds of deadly chlorine gas. Nine people died, and many more got sick. Now, scientists are studying the long-term health effects, and they're doing all that research in Graniteville.
Updated: 3:52 PM The procurement center says every day, 18 people die waiting to hear they have a match, and every 11 minutes one new name will be added onto a waiting list. One person on one of those lists is encouraging more people to register to become organ donors.
Updated: 4:53 PM Bamberg County's hospital closes its doors after private company fails to sign an agreement to run the hospital. Now, the county's residents have no access to emergency health care within Bamberg County.
Updated: 12:38 AM Thursday's Supreme Court decision comes as Augusta commissioners look for ways to tackle health care costs. News 12's Chris Thomas looks into why the city says they may have to spend money to save money.
Updated: 7:33 PM The decision stands for now, but it all depends on who wins the White House and Congress in November. Thursday, Presidential nominee Mitt Romney promised he'd repeal it if he becomes president.
Updated: 1:52 PM The decision means the historic overhaul will continue to take effect over the next several years, affecting the way countless Americans receive and pay for their personal medical care.
Updated: 12:40 PM As part of a two-week lead-in to the Fourth of July, Catholics are rallying for religious freedom. In Augusta, they rallied Wednesday in protest of "Obamacare," the health care reform law they say violates their rights.
Updated: 1:20 PM Even short periods of high temperatures can cause hot weather health emergencies like a heat stroke, where your body becomes incapable of regulating its temperature, and that can cause death.
Posted: 2:25 PM EMTs can have the LUCAS 2 ready to go in 20 to 30 seconds for continuous chest compressions. At 102 rapid chest compressions per minute, the portable life saver is quick and easy to use.