Heartland Health - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

  • SPONSORED BY SOUTHEAST HEALTHMore>>

  • HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

    HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

    Saturday, July 19 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-07-19 15:18:56 GMT
    A new study says the rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade.
    The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade, a government study finds. Experts celebrated it as hopeful news that the AIDS epidemic may be slowing in the U.S.
  • Health officials: Food label changes not enough

    Health officials: Food label changes not enough

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-07-16 22:20:10 GMT
    Nutrition facts labels on food packages list ingredients and nutrient levels, but they don't tell consumers outright if a food is good for them.
    Nutrition facts labels on food packages list ingredients and nutrient levels, but they don't tell consumers outright if a food is good for them.
  • Second probe details more CDC anthrax lab problems

    Second probe details more CDC anthrax lab problems

    Monday, July 14 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-07-14 20:31:51 GMT
    A second investigation found more safety problems at federal health laboratories in Atlanta, including the use of expired disinfectants and the transfer of dangerous germs in Ziploc bags.
    A second investigation has detailed additional safety problems at federal health laboratories in Atlanta, including the use of expired disinfectants and the transfer of dangerous germs in Ziploc bags.
  • Illinois health officials share picnic safety tips

    Illinois health officials share picnic safety tips

    Illinois health officials have some food safety tips ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend for those planning to picnic. Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck issued some reminders Wednesday.
    Illinois health officials have some food safety tips ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend for those planning to picnic. Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck issued some reminders Wednesday.
  • Rare illness afflicts Kentucky woman

    Rare illness afflicts Elizabethtown woman

    Sunday, June 29 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-06-29 18:05:32 GMT
    In her dreams, she eats at buffets. She watches cooking shows on the Food Network and joins her family at the dinner table for meals, but Mallory Chaney can't have what can't be administered through a...
    In her dreams, she eats at buffets. She watches cooking shows on the Food Network and joins her family at the dinner table for meals, but Mallory Chaney can't have what can't be administered through a feeding tube.
  • High court poised to decide birth-control dispute

    High court poised to decide birth-control dispute

    The Supreme Court is poised to deliver its verdict in a case that weighs the religious rights of employers and the right of women to the birth control of their choice.
    The Supreme Court is poised to deliver its verdict in a case that weighs the religious rights of employers and the right of women to the birth control of their choice.
  • Tips for preventing mosquito bites

    Tips for preventing mosquito bites

    Friday, June 27 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-06-27 22:56:44 GMT
    Summer is just about in full swing throughout the Heartland and with that means the bugs are out.
    Summer is just about in full swing throughout the Heartland and with that means the bugs are out.
Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.