Nearly everyone grinds their teeth, dentists say

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Social stressors, like work and home responsibilities, mean some people are more likely to grind their teeth. And many aren’t aware they do it Health –  More...

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By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

CVS pushes into insurance with $69 billion Aetna bid

CVS will buy insurance giant Aetna in a roughly $ 69 billion deal that will help the drugstore chain reach deeper into customer health care and protect a key client, a person with knowledge of the matter said More...

By admin On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

HIV prevention drug called a “game changer”

[unable to retrieve full-text content]On World AIDS Day, the focus in the U.S. is on educating people at risk for HIV about prevention. CBS News’ Kenneth Craig has more on how a life-saving drug could turn More...

By admin On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Tips for surviving this cold and flu season

The National Institutes of Health predict this year’s flu season could be a rough one.  Last year, Americans reportedly spent nearly $ 6 billion on remedies for runny noses and sore throats, but some over-the-counter More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

“Encouraging signs” seen in fight against HIV

In what health officials call an “encouraging sign,” a new government report finds HIV is being diagnosed sooner after infection than it was just a few years ago. According to the study from the Centers More...

By admin On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Doctors seek new hope for patients with eye stroke

Jeff Markowitz is hoping to regain the vision he’s lost. He had a stroke in the eye, which happens when blood vessels supplying nutrients and oxygen to the optic nerve become blocked. It can cause sudden More...

By admin On Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Morning Rounds: Cancers with modifiable risk factors

November 25, 2017, 7:40 AM| In this week’s Morning Rounds, CBS News contributor Dr. David Agus joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss a new study that looks at More...

By admin On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Report: Sugar industry hid data on health risks

Big Sugar seems to have copied the Big Tobacco playbook, a new report contends. More than four decades ago, a study in rats funded by the sugar industry found evidence linking the sweetener to heart disease and More...

By admin On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

After controversial delay, toddler gets vital transplant

ATLANTA — A potentially life-saving kidney transplant has given a Georgia family a lot to be grateful for this Thanksgiving, nearly two months after the operation was controversially delayed. A.J. Burgess, More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Parasite from Vietnam may be killing vets, VA study says

HERALD, W.Va. — A half a century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet — test results show some men may have been infected More...