There was a 99 percent increase in emergency room visits in the United States for opioid-related illnesses from 2005 to 2014.
PALMETTO, Fla. (WWSB)--The section of 10th St. west in Palmetto where Club Elite once sat looks a lot different today than it did six years ago. In the early morning of September 10th, 2011--it was a scene of a drive-by shooting. In all, 24 people were shot and two killed.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB)--Despite President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Accord, local governments are stepping up. On Monday, Sarasota's city commissioners committed to the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda. It comes a week after the city of Venice made the same commitment.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB)--You can bet sales of black trench boats took a hit the year Bernie Madoff—and his brother—went back and forth into federal court back in 2009.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN)--President Trump saying publicly for the first time today that he is under investigation as the probe of Russia's influence in the 2016 election expands.
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB)--The Suncoast is rated as one of the top areas for quality of life. Yet, many recent graduates plan to leave. So what is being done locally to retain them?
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB)--According to the Council for Responsible Nutrition, 68% of U.S. adults take a dietary supplement in one form or another. However, some in the medical field question whether they actually benefit a person's health.
Sandra Chapnick grew up in Youngstown, Ohio, graduated from Ohio State and married her husband, Bruce after meeting him on a blind date. Then she started her career.
Eating a small amount of chocolate every week or so may decrease your risk of developing a serious type of irregular heart rhythm called atrial fibrillation.
(WWSB) - No fruit juices for children under the age of one, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Myths Of Aging
People without diabetes developed heart failure 8-10 years later than people with diabetes according to Northwestern University research.
I was teaching in Hong Kong last month. My students from both America and Hong Kong study elder care with me -- comparing Hong Kong, mainland China, and the United Sta…