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  • Local counselor says prescription drug abuse is a "quiet epidemic"

    February 13, 2012 10:20 PM

    Although Whitney Houston battled prescription drug addiction for years, it is too soon to know if drugs were a cause for her death. We do know, however, that prescription drug abuse is a very big problem in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,... more »
  • Autism cases on the rise in America's children

    December 18, 2009 2:21 PM

    The number of the nation's children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder is on the rise. The Centers for Disease Control estimates 1 in 110 children has the communication and social skills disorder, which is up 57 percent since experts last collected data 4 years ago. Researchers from the CDC... more »

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