Study finds sleeping enough each night could be the secret to getting your diet back on track
Three U.S. aid workers, including the husband of American Ebola patient Nancy Writebol, returned from Liberia Sunday night and were immediately put into quarantine in Charlotte, North Carolina. County health director Dr. Stephen Keener says all three appear healthy but will stay in quarantine until the 21-day incubation period is over.
Is it wise to offer unproven treatments to desperate people? And if so, which patients should get the drugs first?
Improper tackling techniques may raise the risk of concussions, and certain parts of the head are more vulnerable than others
Researchers are concerned about growing evidence that hormone-disrupting chemicals commonly found in antibacterial soaps can lead to developmental and reproductive problems in animals and potentially people. Danielle Nottingham reports.
David Writebol and two fellow missionaries returned from Liberia and will be monitored to make sure they don't develop disease
The man who was hospitalized for Ebola-like symptoms last week talks about his "surreal" quarantine experience
Triclosan, triclocarban used in antibacterial products get into mothers' systems and may disrupt hormones in fetus, researchers say
27-year-old Eric Silverman is feeling better after spending 72 hours in isolation at Mt. Sinai Hospital, where he was quarantined with Ebola-like symptoms. Silverman, whose conditioned improved, was released when the Centers for Disease Control's test results came back negative. WCBS's Omar Rodriguez reports.
HealthMap algorithm spotted "mystery hemorrhagic fever" in Guinea last March
Researchers say teens who smoke marijuana once a week are in danger of suffering memory problems and decreased IQ. Plus, new concerns about antibacterial compounds affecting pregnant women and their fetuses. Craig Boswell reports on some of the day's top health news.
Common medication had a very uncommon side effect
David Writebol, speaking by phone from Liberia, said his wife Nancy is in good spirits while being treated for the Ebola virus at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
David Writebol: "I am taking my temperature every day" during incubation period
In region hardest hit by Ebola outbreak, people may have to wait months for experimental serum given to two Americans
One million people had virtual appointments last year on medical consultation apps; but there are concerns about replacing in-person doctor visitors
Talking or texting while driving is a major concern, and parents may be setting a bad example
Action could clear the way for patients to get unproven drug TKM-Ebola
Long-term survival rates of pancreatic cancer have barely improved in forty years. Also, physical fitness can help battle depression in adolescents, especially girls. Craig Boswell reports on some of the day's top medical headlines.
Doctors Without Borders nurse Monia Sayah recently returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa. She tells CBS News’ Naomi Choy Smith fear is palpable in Guinea, which has been ground zero of the deadly Ebola outbreak.