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Healthwatch: Oklahoma Infectious Disease Unit

The Oklahoma department of health is monitoring four people who are at low-risk for Ebola. And now, Oklahoma has a bio-containment care unit for Ebola and other infectious diseases. 143 more words

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Healthwatch: Measles Update

The measles outbreak linked to Disney theme parks in California is growing. There are now several dozen cases of the dangerous disease in five states. Danielle Nottingham has the latest from Los Angeles. 124 more words

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Healthwatch: Measles Outbreak

The measles outbreak that started in California is growing. There are now several dozen cases of the dangerous disease in five states. As Don Champion reports the outbreak traces back to Disney Theme parks in Anaheim. 121 more words

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UIC Study Finds Pizza Significantly Increases Kids’ Caloric Intake

(CBS) – It’s a type of food that’s so popular it could almost be considered a staple in the diet of the typical American young person. 268 more words

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Deaths and hospitalizations due to flu on the rise in Alberta

WATCH ABOVE: According to a new U.S. report, this year’s flu shot is only 23 per cent effective. Su-Ling Goh reports.

EDMONTON — Thirty-three Albertans have died from the flu and close to 600 people have been hospitalized in less than five months, … 413 more words

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Woman Speaks Up About Infertility In African American Women

(CBS) – Many African American women don’t talk about it, but they should. It’s infertility.

As CBS 2 Suzanne Le Mignot explains, one woman is raising her voice about this issue and sharing her struggle, hoping others hear her message. 420 more words

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Valentine Penny Campaign Helps Cancer-Stricken Teen

COLLEYVILLE (CBS 11) – A North Texas teen originally from Waxahachie is in Los Angeles alongside her mother receiving experimental cancer treatment.

Brooke Foster, 16, was diagnosed with stage 4 Osteosarcoma last year. 233 more words

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