CBS Health News - Newsdialy.com

Go to content

Main menu:

Health & Wellness
CBS Health News

Opioid epidemic cost U.S. more than $600 billion over 4 years


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:48:40 +0000

Author:

Along with ruining lives, the public health crisis has had a devastating impact on the nation's economy

Read more: Opioid epidemic cost U.S. more than $600 billion over 4 years


Toxic metals found in 95% of baby foods, study finds


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:11:14 +0000

Author:

The study tested 61 brands and found many contained lead and arsenic

Read more: Toxic metals found in 95% of baby foods, study finds


Americans more concerned about health care costs than universal coverage


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:11:04 +0000

Author:

More than four in 10 say affording medical care is a hardship

Read more: Americans more concerned about health care costs than universal coverage


Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder for asbestos


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:44:10 +0000

Author:

Consumer products giant said the recall is limited to a single batch made and shipped in the U.S. in 2018

Read more: Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder for asbestos


Green Beret uses theater to cope with the trauma of war


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 15:33:10 +0000

Author:

"Last Out" is inspired by the 23 years one man spent in the Army. For him, writing the play was a form of therapy.

Read more: Green Beret uses theater to cope with the trauma of war


Louisiana could become first state without access to abortion


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:11:59 +0000

Author:

CBS News has learned Louisiana could become the first state in the country without access to abortion as soon as next year. The Supreme Court will consider a challenge to Louisiana's so-called Unsafe Abortion Protection Act. The decision could end abortion services at Louisiana's last remaining clinics. Kate Smith reports.

Read more: Louisiana could become first state without access to abortion


Louisiana could become first state without abortion access next year


Created: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:32:42 +0000

Author:

Louisiana could become the first state not to have legal abortion access since the procedure was legalized in 1973

Read more: Louisiana could become first state without abortion access next year


Study finds Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play design led to deaths


Created: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 23:15:06 +0000

Author:

Millions of sleepers were recalled and 59 babies nationwide have died since 2005

Read more: Study finds Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play design led to deaths


More youth dying by suicide and homicide, CDC reports


Created: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 21:36:00 +0000

Author:

These statistics amount to a "very serious public health crisis," one expert said

Read more: More youth dying by suicide and homicide, CDC reports


J&J agrees to $117M settlement over pelvic mesh devices


Created: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 20:24:52 +0000

Author:

Thousands of women have come forward claiming the devices caused severe pain, bleeding and infections

Read more: J&J agrees to $117M settlement over pelvic mesh devices


Juul halts sales of fruit and dessert flavors for e-cigarettes


Created: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 23:17:01 +0000

Author:

The flavors affected by Thursday's announcement — mango, crème, fruit and cucumber — account for 10% of Juul's sales

Read more: Juul halts sales of fruit and dessert flavors for e-cigarettes


Cancer survivors step into boxing ring to knock out disease


Created: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 18:59:03 +0000

Author:

Our series, A More Perfect Union, aims to show that what unites us as Americans is far greater than what divides us. Every year, nearly two million more Americans are diagnosed with cancer. One innovative organization is letting cancer survivors lace up their gloves to give a cancer a knockout blow. Chip Reid reports.

Read more: Cancer survivors step into boxing ring to knock out disease


For men with breast cancer, early detection is critical


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 17:13:52 +0000

Author:

Breast cancer in men accounts for about 1% of all breast cancer cases – but the mortality rate is higher for men

Read more: For men with breast cancer, early detection is critical


Blue Halloween buckets raise autism awareness


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 17:04:28 +0000

Author:

For some children with autism, trick-or-treating could be overwhelming, but blue pumpkins will let others know they are trying to enjoy the day

Read more: Blue Halloween buckets raise autism awareness


Breast cancer in men often diagnosed at more advanced stage


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:15:42 +0000

Author:

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and today we are focusing on male breast cancer. The disease in men accounts for about 1 percent of all breast cancer cases. Dr. Tara Narula reports.

Read more: Breast cancer in men often diagnosed at more advanced stage


Stop the Stigma: Take the shame out of mental health conversations


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:49:23 +0000

Author:

"CBS This Morning" is dedicating its show on Wednesday, Oct. 23, to a live special focusing on mental health. Called "Stop the Stigma," we want to take the shame and blame out of discussing mental illness diagnoses. Over the next week, celebrities and people from all over the country will share their stories on our @cbsthismorning social media platforms.

Read more: Stop the Stigma: Take the shame out of mental health conversations


41-year-old has stroke a month after hormone treatment for fatigue


Created: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 05:07:46 +0000

Author:

In search of "fountain of youth," people are turning to popular hormone clinics. But are they safe?

Read more: 41-year-old has stroke a month after hormone treatment for fatigue


41-year-old has stroke a month after being treated at hormone clinic


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:41:22 +0000

Author:

A CBS News investigation reveals a growing trend at health clinics nationwide that could be putting patients at risk. Clinics are selling hormone therapy treatment some believe provides a fountain of youth. But as Dr. Jonathan LaPook shows us, people are finding out about the dangers of some clinics' practices the hard way.

Read more: 41-year-old has stroke a month after being treated at hormone clinic


Mormons urge Utah not to bar "conversion therapy" for LGBTQ minors


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:00:32 +0000

Author:

The church's stand is opposed by LGBTQ rights advocates, and the American Psychiatry Association and AMA, among others, also want the therapy banned

Read more: Mormons urge Utah not to bar "conversion therapy" for LGBTQ minors


Taco Bell recalls 2.3 million pounds of seasoned beef


Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 03:26:57 +0000

Author:

Fast-food chain pulls meat used in burritos and tacos from restaurants in 21 states after customer complaints

Read more: Taco Bell recalls 2.3 million pounds of seasoned beef

 
Copyright 2015. All rights reserved.
Back to content | Back to main menu