Smartphone habits may force doctors to ask patients a few more questions when diagnosing vision or neurological problems. “I think if a person experiences a temporary loss of vision in one eye, that’s potentially a very important problem for which they should seek medical attention,” says Mayo Clinic neurologist Dean Wingerchuk. “But it doesn’t always mean there’s an abnormality.”
In an interview Monday night with The Fresno Bee, Clovis West High senior Adrian Martinez talked about the tough choices he had to make between Nebraska and Tennessee. Here's what he had to say about Nebraska and its newly hired head coach Scott Frost.
Fresno police will target an upsurge in murders and shootings in the southern portions of the city in 2017 by deploying three special response teams, Chief Jerry Dyer announced Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017.
Jennifer Pallone's son Andy, of O'Fallon, Ill., has a chromosomal abnormality called 15Q24, resulting in developmental delays, some mild orthopedic problems, a hole in his heart and low muscle tone, his mother says. He was the first person in the United States to be diagnosed with the disorder and he is the oldest in the world with it.
Ventura County Fire Department shot this time-lapse video of a plume of smoke collapsing and creating dangerous conditions on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, during the Thomas Fire. As the massive smoke plume generated by the fire continues to rise, it gathers heat energy from the flames below, Fire Capt. Brendan Ripley told residents in a meeting as reported by the Los Angeles Daily News. The unstable column of air can collapse at any time, resulting in dramatic 180-degree wind shifts that pose a major danger to firefighters, he said.
The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for a welfare check near Colonial and Sample avenues about 3 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 and found two dead people in the home. Investigators later determined a woman and her mother were victims of homicide.
The Grinch was spotted causing a ruckus at the Exeter Christmas Parade Friday. He even photobombed a couple of deputies. Everyone had fun. This video was first posted to the Tulare County Sheriff's Department Facebook page @TulareSheriff Friday.