After weeks of rehab, Fleshman is slowly recovering. It's remarkable because one third of the cases are fatal. Many more who survive will have severe permanent disability.
The Tennessee Department of Health says it's not too late to get your flu shot. Tuesday, they provided vaccines at absolutely no cost across Southeast Tennessee.
The Tennessean reports TennCare Deputy Director Stephen Smith announced on Wednesday that the program hopes to expand the program's current two-month coverage to an entire year.
The free vaccines will be offered at several locations in the Tennessee Valley on November 19.
The CDC recommends everyone six months or older to get a flu vaccine by the end of October.
TennCare Director Gabe Roberts told state lawmakers that the proposal will be amended to say changes won't be made to the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment benefit for children under 21.
Officials say the first documented case in Tennessee of a human getting eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) happened over the summer in Hamilton County.
Nashville health officials on Thursday confirmed the adult male's death amid a national outbreak of vaping-related illnesses, including 53 cases reported in Tennessee.
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women, and according to CHI Memorial, one in eight women will develop the disease in her lifetime.
Officials with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office say they have never felt that using a patrol car was the best way to take care of someone during a mental health emergency.
A member of the Tennessee Smoke Free Association says kids are turning to the black market to get their hands on vapes when they can't buy them legally in the shops.
If you or someone you know is in crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255, text HOME to 741741 or visit SpeakingOfSuicide.com/resources for additional resources.
Wilson High School Principal Gary Horton said the best way to prevent students from taking smoke breaks was to remove some of the stall doors.
Jacqui Schollenberger is a palliative care social worker at Erlanger. She says palliative care takes a holistic approach to a patient's treatment and well-being.
Athletic trainers say it is also critical to ensure players get plenty of rest and recovery between games and practices, as overuse is a major cause of injury.
More than 600 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year, while heat-related illnesses and deaths are preventable.
The annual 'Go Red For Women Luncheon' was held on Wednesday in Chattanooga to raise awareness about heart disease. One woman in attendance says this event is very important.
This idea contradicts what scientists previously thought: that our taste genes determined why we preferred one drink over the other.
The total number of measles cases in the country have reached at least 671 in 2019, including two pregnant women in New York diagnosed with the disease.
Sole commissioner Shannon Whitfield said the county will no longer owe $8.7 million to Erlanger at the end of this tax cycle.
Channel 3 spoke with Sharon Goforth, a nurse and special projects supervisor for the Hamilton County Health Department, on the best ways to avoid contracting hepatitis a.
Inside the Anna Shaw Children's Institute in Dalton is help and hope for children in North Georgia with developmental delays and disabilities.