Lifestyle Video

  • Weather & Your Health: Winter & Spring Allergies

    Friday, Mar 2 at 5:45 PM

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - When you think of Winter, allergies probably aren't the first thing that come to mind. But with most of our homes sealed up for the Winter, the air inside can be filled with allergens that can agitate someone with allergies. Jason Meyers talks with Parkview's Dr. Menon about things you can do to alleviate your allergic symptoms as we transition from Winter to Spring.

  • A Day in the Life: Forensic Pathologist

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- The forensic team at a local morgue performs up to 450 autopsies a year.

  • Weather & Your Health: Snowmobiling

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Snowmobiling is a fun winter pasttime in Northern Indiana. While we haven't seen much snow this year, the snowmobiles have still been out. Proof of that is the number of injuries the Parkview Trauma Center has already seen this year. Jason Meyers and Parkview's new Trauma Medical Director discuss ways to keep out of the emergency room after some snowmobiling fun.

  • Secret Fortune: Worth a Pretty Penny

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- The first penny ever minted by the United States government recently sold for more than a million dollars! That's a lot of cash for a single coin. Everyone has their change jar, saving up for something. What are the chances one of those coins is worth something big, and you could cash in a little earlier?

  • Weather & Health: Is It Getting Warm in Here?

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - In a typical winter, it seems as though our bodies adapt to the cold weather. So when we get a 50° day in January, it feels much warmer than a 50° day in July. It turns out, that's not the case. There have been extensive studies done on this. Jason Meyers and Parkview Hospital discuss this small phenomenon.

  • Blizzard of '78: 34th Anniversary

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- The Blizzard of 1978 is a storm that many people in this part of the country won't forget. On that day, an unusually strong area of low pressure, coupled with an arctic air outbreak, was the recipe needed for an unforgettable storm.

  • Weather & Your Health: Winter Time Fact or Fiction

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - This hasn't been your typical cold winter, but we haven't been without its cold spells. Does this mean you'll get sick more easily? Will you get an ear infection if you forget your hat? Jason Meyers and Parkview Hospital are putting these myths to rest in something we're calling Fact or Fiction!

  • Are Your Bulbs Budding?

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Temperatures have hit 50° on more than one occasion in the past month. Our winter weather has felt more like Spring, and since our plants don't have a calendar on hand, they don't know the difference.

  • Weather & Your Health: Meeting Goals in 2012

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Hopefully you haven't broken all your New Year's Resolutions yet. It can be difficult turning over a new leaf when you're leading a busy life. Registered Dietician Julia Just and Jason Meyers discuss making goals and keeping them in this week's Weather and Health.

  • Weather & Your Health: Polar Bear Plunge

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - For some, it's a New Year's tradition. For others, it's a thrill. And for most of us, it's crazy. I'm talking about the Polar Bear Plunge. Exposing our bodies to weather extremes like this can be fun, but it can also pose a big threat to your body. That's what Jason Meyers and Parkview's Dr. Bridgwater discussed in this week's Weather and Health.