What my DNA told me: Avoid fast food, eat vegetables

What my DNA told me: Avoid fast food, eat vegetables

Several companies promise dietary insights tailored to your genetic profile for as much as $300, but the science behind such services is limited.

Monkey birth a step to saving fertility of boys with cancer

Monkey birth a step to saving fertility of boys with cancer

Birth of a monkey highlights experimental technology to preserve fertility when boys undergo cancer treatment.

'Medicare for All' stirs up divisive issues for 2020 Dems

'Medicare for All' stirs up divisive issues for 2020 Dems

'Medicare for All' would mean big policy shifts on benefits for immigrants and abortion coverage.

UVA House Call: Certified Bariatric Nurse Libby Rexrode on Bariatric Surgery

UVA House Call: Certified Bariatric Nurse Libby Rexrode on Bariatric Surgery

When it comes to losing a lot of weight, lots of people are opting for bariatric surgery.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Foot and Ankle Injuries and Surgery

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Foot and Ankle Injuries and Surgery

Our focus this week is on a new service that is now available. Sentara Martha Jefferson recently expanded its orthopedic offerings, adding foot and ankle surgery to the list of specialties they treat.  

UVA House Call: Dr. Larry Borish on Immune Deficiencies, New Accreditation

UVA House Call: Dr. Larry Borish on Immune Deficiencies, New Accreditation

University of Virginia Health System is now considered a Center of Excellence for treating people with immune deficiencies. 

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Hip Arthroscopy

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Hip Arthroscopy

Hip arthroscopy is used by doctors to treat a variety of issues. It involves inserting a camera through a small poke hole in the skin to evaluate the hip joint.

Rita's Lunch Bag: Recipes to Add Fiber to Your Diet

Rita's Lunch Bag: Recipes to Add Fiber to Your Diet

Registered dietician Rita Smith joined us Tuesday morning to offer up some recipes suggestions for a healthier life.