Category ‘Health’

How to promulgate with Alzheimer’s patients

The impact of Alzheimer’s is felt around the country. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, some-more than 5 million Americans live with the illness and it is the sixth heading means of death in the country. Dr. Gayatri Devi told “CBS This Morning: Saturday” that Alzheimer’s patients “should not feel patronized.” Devi is a neurologist and […]

Behind the Lens: Iceland’s Down syndrome dilemma

Watch “CBSN: On Assignment” on Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS and on the streaming network CBSN. Explore some-more on this subject by clicking here. CBSN: On Assignment Is Iceland on lane to eliminate Down syndrome? Over the past decade, Iceland has probably separated new cases of Down syndrome by widespread use of genetic testing. But […]

Behind the Lens: Iceland’s Down syndrome dilemma

Watch “CBSN: On Assignment” on Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS and on the streaming network CBSN. Explore some-more on this subject by clicking here. CBSN: On Assignment Is Iceland on lane to eliminate Down syndrome? Over the past decade, Iceland has probably separated new cases of Down syndrome by widespread use of genetic testing. But […]

Morning Rounds: Colon cancer deaths, stroke rates among women

August 12, 2017, 7:37 AM| Dr. Tara Narula joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to plead a startling and concerning arise in colon cancer death rates among younger Americans, a new study that shows stroke rates are going down for men but not women and a new growth in the persisting battle with antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

JetBlue questioning cabin odors, illnesses that diverted 3 flights within two weeks

August 11, 2017, 6:37 PM| Mysterious smoke have caused problems for passengers and organisation aboard 3 JetBlue flights in the past two weeks, including two on Thursday night. The planes were all Airbus A320s. Passengers and organisation reported headaches, and some were taken to the hospital. Kris Van Cleave reports.

JetBlue questioning cabin odors, illnesses that diverted 3 flights within two weeks

August 11, 2017, 6:37 PM| Mysterious smoke have caused problems for passengers and organisation aboard 3 JetBlue flights in the past two weeks, including two on Thursday night. The planes were all Airbus A320s. Passengers and organisation reported headaches, and some were taken to the hospital. Kris Van Cleave reports.

Morning Rounds: Colon cancer deaths, stroke rates among women

August 12, 2017, 7:37 AM| Dr. Tara Narula joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to plead a startling and concerning arise in colon cancer death rates among younger Americans, a new study that shows stroke rates are going down for men but not women and a new growth in the persisting battle with antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

Cholera predicament hits grave threshold in Yemen

The three-year-old polite fight in Yemen hit a grave threshold on Monday. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the series of suspected cholera cases reached 500,000 within the vast and bankrupt country, which is located at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. Yemen has seen the worst dispute of the disease in the world.   […]

Cholera predicament hits grave threshold in Yemen

The three-year-old polite fight in Yemen hit a grave threshold on Monday. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the series of suspected cholera cases reached 500,000 within the vast and bankrupt country, which is located at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. Yemen has seen the worst dispute of the disease in the world.   […]

Why are cases of knee osteoarthritis on the rise?

August 15, 2017, 8:13 AM| A new study found osteoarthritis of the knee is some-more than twice as common as it was just a few generations ago. It’s estimated the lifetime risk of building this condition is 46 percent, but it is probable to strengthen your knees. Dr. Jordan Metzl, a sports medicine medicine at […]