White House reveals results of Trump’s physical

Kathryn Watson Kathryn Watson is a politics reporter for CBS News Digital. Source Article from http://www.cbsnews.com/news/doctor-releases-initial-results-of-trumps-first-physical/White House reveals results of Trump’s physical

New warnings about laundry detergent pods

January 12, 2018, 6:45 PM| Internet fame is driving the latest teen fad: biting into detergent pods. But the so-called “Tide Pod Challenge” can kill, and the problem goes beyond attention-seeking teenagers. CBS News correspondent Anna Werner explains how young children and the elderly are vulnerable, too. Source Article from http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/new-warnings-about-laundry-detergent-pods/New warnings about laundry detergent […]

20 children dead as flu reaches epidemic proportions

January 12, 2018, 6:34 PM| The flu has reached epidemic proportions in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday the virus is now widespread across the entire continental United States. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook reports. Source Article from http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/20-children-dead-as-flu-reaches-epidemic-proportions/20 children dead as flu reaches epidemic proportions

Trump has first physical since taking office

January 12, 2018, 6:36 PM| President Trump, who is 71 years old, went to Walter Reed Friday and had his first physical since taking office. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook talks to “CBS Evening News” anchor Jeff Glor about this type of evaluation. Source Article from http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/trump-has-first-physical-since-taking-office/Trump has first physical since taking […]

Golf champ reveals heart irregularity in new interview

Four-time major golf champion Rory McIlroy has revealed an “irregularity” with his heart that he has “to keep on top of.”  The 28-year-old revealed the medical issue to the U.K. Telegraph on Friday in a new interview ahead of his return to golf at the Abu Dhabi Championship next week. “I have a flat T-wave and […]

Wild Florida monkeys could pass herpes to people

Wild Florida monkeys could pass herpes to people

ON THE SILVER RIVER, Fla. — Wildlife managers in Florida say they want to remove roaming monkeys from the state in light of a new study published Wednesday that finds some of the animals are excreting a virus that can be dangerous to humans. Scientists studying a growing population of rhesus macaques in Silver Springs […]

Syrian girl barely remembers the day that changed her life

Syrian girl barely remembers the day that changed her life

Fighting continues to rage on in Syria, where the United Nations says nearly 100,000 people have been displaced since early December. The conflict has put many children — including two Syrian sisters — in danger. BBC News’ Caroline Hawley reports that Qamar, one of the girls, hardly remembers the day that changed her life. She […]

More illnesses linked to E. coli in leafy greens

More illnesses linked to E. coli in leafy greens

Seven more illnesses have been reported in the multi-state E. coli outbreak linked to leafy greens, health officials report. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a total of 24 infections of the strain E. coli O157:H7 have occurred in 15 states, including California, New York, New Jersey, Vermont Maryland, Connecticut, and New Hampshire, […]

"He felt it": Deaf boy hears live music for first time at NBA game

DALLAS — It was an incredible, breakthrough moment for one North Texas family at Tuesday night’s Dallas Mavericks game as their deaf son heard and understood live music for the first time in his life, CBS DFW reports. After the Mavericks won, 4-year-old Jace Lee was not thinking about victory. “When we were walking out of […]

12-year-old girl dies after flu misdiagnosis, family says

A 12-year-old girl from California died several days after being misdiagnosed with the flu, her family says. When Alyssa Alcaraz fell ill in mid-December, her mother Keila Lino brought her to an urgent care center. She was diagnosed with the flu and stayed home from school to rest. Four days later, Alcaraz had trouble breathing […]