It's back to school for kids everywhere, which means time to stock up on school supplies. One thing your child is going to need is a backpack, but doctors say not all backpacks are created equal. Dr. Wayne Johnson, an orthopedic surgeon at Comanche county memorial...read more
During the evening broadcast, MedWatch reporter Makenzie Burk informs you about new advances in medications, tests and procedures to diagnose and treat all types of illnesses. She also gives you suggestions from the nation’s leading health experts about how to avoid or manage common injuries and illnesses.
MedWatch airs about the middle of the evening news broadcasts
Monday – Saturday, 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. and Sunday, 5:30 and 10:00 p.m.
Lawton couple has triplets from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - "Proud parents"--two words that one Lawton couple used to describe themselves. But parenthood hasn't been easy for them. Their story is nothing short of a miracle, and one that will surely...read more
CCMH Volunteers from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - National Volunteer Appreciation week is April 15-21. Comanche County Memorial Hospital has 110 volunteers who work in areas all over the hospital. CCMH officials say they are grateful to have them, but...read more
Head and Neck Cancer Screenings from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Head and neck cancers make up about 3 percent of cancers, and about 65 thousand cases are diagnosed each year. Doctor's say the earlier the cancer is detected the better chance you have...read more
MEDWATCH: How to prevent heart disease from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year, that's 1 in every 4 deaths. Heart disease remains the...read more
MedWatch- CCMH Cardiac Rehabilitation program from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- Heart attacks take a hard hit on your body, and often times can leave you with pain, shortness of breath, and difficulty with movement. Thanks to Comanche County Memorial...read more
Medwatch Aspirin Friend or Foe from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, Ok (RNN Texoma) - February is heart month, and doctor's at Comanche County Memorial Hospital wants you to know just how to keep your heart healthy. We've heard about how aspirin can help prevent...read more
MedWatch- Preventing the spread of flu from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- The flu is widespread across the nation, but especially in Oklahoma. We've seen schools all over our area closing to help prevent the spread. Doctors fear people aren't taking the...read more