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    • 13 FEB 19
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    CDC warns about potentially contaminated raw milk

    Health officials say they are investigating after people in 19 states may have been exposed to dangerous drug-resistant bacteria from drinking raw milk. At least one person has gotten sick. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one case of an infection called brucellosis has been confirmed in New York. The individual consumed raw,

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    • 13 FEB 19
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    Eating these kinds of foods may cut your life short

    They may be tasty, but so-called ultraprocessed foods are not what the doctor ordered. Yet, these foods — which are high in salt, sugar and other additives — are an increasingly large part of people’s diets. And now, a new study from France suggests that ultraprocessed foods may increase the risk of early death. The research

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    • 13 FEB 19
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    Ohio teen gets vaccinated despite mother’s wishes

    Watch CBSN Live Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/pEILOik8WP0/

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    • 12 FEB 19
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    How to confront rising anxiety among young girls

    Anxiety is rising for America’s youth, but at a faster rate among girls than boys, according to psychologist and CBS News contributor Lisa Damour. “There are unique pressures that girls face. They worry more about school. They worry more about disappointing adults. They are achieving unbelievable things these days, and yet, they know they are

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    • 11 FEB 19
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    FDA announces crackdown on illegal dietary supplements

    Watch CBSN Live Source Article from http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsHealth/~3/WH27eZlqXFw/

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    • 11 FEB 19
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    Medicare patients face surging costs for some life-saving drugs

    Medicare patients with serious illnesses pay an astounding amount of out-of-pocket costs for their prescription drugs, according to a recent study by the Kaiser Family Foundation. Consider patients suffering from hepatitis C who are taking Zepatier. They pay a median annual price of $2,622 out-of-pocket for that medicine. And that’s the low end. People suffering from

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    • 11 FEB 19
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    Feeling lonely? You’re not alone

    An avid musician, John Francis likes to let his banjo do the talking. And at one point, that was the ONLY talking he did. On his 27th birthday, he decided he had to do something really different – to not speak for an entire day. Just a day. But that one day turned into two

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