Fish oil supplements might not help everyone

March 13, 2017, 5:52 PM| Millions of people take fish oil supplements for heart health, but a new report from the American Heart Association shows only certain patients actually benefit. Danielle Nottingham has the details. Health – CBSNews.com  More...

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Trump compares Obamacare's popularity to Obama

President Trump is continuing to make a push for the Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, dismissing positive reports on the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) health care coverage by comparing it to the More...

By admin On Sunday, March 12th, 2017
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When is it OK not to treat cancer?

The Hippocratic Oath advises doctors to first do no harm … words many doctors today are taking to heart when it comes to decisions about cancer treatment. Here’s Barry Petersen:  Lisa Mann was readying More...

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2 people hospitalized from herbal tea, officials say

SAN FRANCISCO — Two people became critically ill after drinking herbal tea that was purchased at a San Francisco Chinatown store, officials with the San Francisco Public Health Department said Friday. The More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Morning Rounds: Arthritis, immunotherapy and strokes

March 11, 2017, 7:38 AM| This week the CDC published a “Vital Signs” report highlighting the growing incidence of arthritis, estimated to affect about 54 million adults in the country. Also: CBS News More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Did NFL doctors and trainers push painkillers on players?

NEW YORK — Eighteen hundred former NFL players say their teams had them popping addictive painkillers like candy, to keep them from being sidelined by injuries. The claim is in a lawsuit which the league More...

By admin On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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Pence says WH wants to defund Planned Parenthood in Obamacare replacement

Senior administration officials say Vice President Mike Pence has made it clear to groups and to GOP lawmakers that oppose abortion rights that the White House wants to defund Planned Parenthood in the health care More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Woman on feeding tube wins $28.9M negligence suit

A southwestern Missouri jury has ordered a health provider to pay $ 28.9 million to a woman who argued that doctors’ failure to timely diagnose her rare disorder made her reliant on a feeding tube.     The More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Expert advice to help protect your brain from Alzheimer's

Every 66 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease. Currently, more than 5 million Americans live with the memory-robbing ailment and by 2050 that number could rise as high as 16 million, More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Why are fewer heavy Americans trying to lose weight?

CHICAGO — Fewer overweight Americans have been trying to lose weight in recent years, and researchers wonder if fat acceptance could be among the reasons. The trend found in a new study occurred at the same More...