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States with the highest child vaccine rates
"It is a very, very sad fact when these kids end up in the hospital ​ or dying from a vaccine-preventable disease. They’ve died of ignorance,” doctor says (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are you raising an emotional eater?
Calming kids down with food can start a vicious, unhealthy cycle, a new study says (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Government costs could rise $2.3B without Obamacare payments
Trump has threatened not to fund the payments as part of a governmentwide spending bill, but Democrats are insisting they be included (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

College dispenses morning-after pill in vending machine
The vending machine sells Plan B pills for $30 a box (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to make Haven's Kitchen carrot cookies
Haven's Kitchen carrot cookies aren't just delicious -- they also use up leftover carrot scraps to reduce food waste. Culinary director David Mawhinney shows us how to make them. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Culinary world gets creative to cut food waste
A new movement is underway to repurpose leftover ingredients and keep food out of landfills (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simple spring slow cooker recipes from Chowhound
Your slow cooker isn't just for winter soups and stews. You can also make a variety of lighter spring meals with the trusty kitchen staple (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man initially denied lung transplant for pot use dies
Riley Hancey received a double lung transplant last month, after first being denied the life-saving procedure last year when he tested positive for marijuana (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Death of a sibling may impact surviving child's lifespan
New research finds increased risk of death for individuals who lost a brother or sister during childhood (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thousands to join March for Science on Earth Day
More than 200 science organizations are planning 600 marches around the world, the first time scientists are marching in defense of science itself (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump administration dismisses Obama-era Surgeon General
Obama-era Surgeon General Vivek Murthy was asked to resign, and will be replaced for now by the deputy surgeon general (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

VA Secretary David Shulkin on challenges facing the agency
President Trump signed a law this week extending a pilot program on health care for veterans that allows some to receive treatment through private providers. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the challenges facing the agency and the issues affecting veterans. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Rounds: heart medications and teenage sleep cycles
Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss life-saving heart medications and why so many patients fail to take them despite their effectiveness. Also, whether teens need to be getting more sleep and how texting could be affecting our neck and back. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obama-era Surgeon General replaced
In a statement, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Vivek Murthy was “asked to resign his duties" (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Royals William, Kate and Harry team up to raise awareness for mental health
Prince Harry, Prince William and Princess Kate took to the BBC Radio airwaves Friday, serving as guest DJs to promote their new mental health charity. As Mark Phillips reports, the royals are opening up about how losing their mother impacted their lives as part of their new effort. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thousands of scientists plan March for Science on Earth Day
More than 200 science organizations are planning 600 marches around the world, the first time scientists are marching in defense of science itself (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mumps outbreak reported at university
Students are required to be vaccinated for mumps before they come to school, with a few exceptions (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctors, pharmacists charged in $40M kickback scheme
Prosecutors say they orchestrated a complex insurance fraud scheme involving unnecessary treatment for workers ’ compensation insurance patients (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White wine may do no favors for a woman's skin
New research suggests certain drinking habits are related to this skin condition (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New germ tops food poisoning list
The government ’s latest report card on food poisoning suggests that this bug now surpasses salmonella as the most common culprit (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Water pollutants lurking in your medicine cabinet
Ingredients from shampoo, sunscreens and other personal care products are turning up in water supplies, and some could have harmful effects (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New version of GOP health care bill could be finished as early as Friday
The White House is hoping the House could consider and vote on the Obamacare repeal bill by late next week (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quick-thinking pharmacist saves customer
“I think something really bad is about to happen,” recalls Illinois man who developed a sudden, life-threatening condition (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opioid lawsuit targets Wal-mart, CVS, Walgreens and more
The tribe says drug stores and distributors have contributed to “an epidemic of prescription opioid abuse” among its members (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former President Bush gets special visitor in hospital
Former President George H.W. Bush got a healthy dose of family bonding after his son visited him while he recovers from pneumonia (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White House pushes for health care bill but Congress has to pass funding bill
The White House is pressuring Republican members of Congress to consider another overhaul of the Affordable Care Act in the next week. But Congress also needs to pass a measure to fund the government by the end of the month. CBS News political director Steve Chaggaris and Mark Leibovich of The New York Times Magazine join "Red& Blue" to discuss. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study looks at diet soda's link to dementia
A new study reveals diet soda drinkers have a higher risk of suffering from dementia. The Framingham Heart study found that people who drink at least one artificially sweetened beverage a day had more than double the risk. Dr. Jon LaPook has more. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study suggests link between diet soda and dementia
Researchers say people may want to think twice before turning to diet drinks as an alternative to sugar-sweetened beverages (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hernandez atty: Family wants to donate brain for research
Jose Baez accused the medical examiner's office of misconduct for not yet releasing the former NFL star's brain to Boston University's CTE center (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't give kids medicine with these 2 painkillers, FDA warns
Slowed breathing and death can occur in children and breastfed babies, whose smaller bodies process narcotics more quickly (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diet soda study looks at dementia, heart risks
Researchers say people may want to think twice before turning to diet drinks as an alternative to sugar-sweetened beverages (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could young blood revive memory in the aging brain?
Blood from human umbilical cords appears to have helped reverse memory loss in aging mice (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Support for marijuana legalization at all-time high
Most Americans view marijuana in particular as safer than alcohol (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wounded vet frustrated with weeks-long delays in local VA
Life on prostethics was never going to be easy for Marine Sergeant Major Raymond Mackey. Making things more difficult are the delays he experiences when attempting to get treatment from the VA. He and his family have endured various rounds of frustration as they attempt to receive medical care. David Martin has a report on what's being done about it. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Living stronger: 107-year-old singer still has the moves
Joe Binder is a 107-year-old Navy veteran who's been entertaining people for most of his life. But he still exercises every day: dancing, push ups and more. He revealed his secret to living stronger to CBS News' Don Dahler. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Centenarian a fixture in NYC neighborhood by caring about others
Joe Binder, 107, takes the mic every Saturday night at Pasquale's Rigoletto to the delight of the crowd (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. cities with the worst air pollution
A look at the metro areas with the most health-damaging air pollution, according to a report from the American Lung Association (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dad warns about electric shock drowning after teen's death
"People think 'Oh, this is a freak accident. It's not going to happen to me.' And here we are now -- 3 dead in a year" (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sleep experts recommend new school start time for teens
From safer driving to better attendance, teens would fare better if schools changed morning hours, say sleep doctors (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could this noninvasive technique crack the code to fighting obesity?
If you're obese and struggle to control your hunger pangs, research suggests that non-invasive brain stimulation might help (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study finds antidepressants during pregnancy do not cause autism
Studies have shown that pregnant women who take antidepressants -- about six percent of expectant moms -- are more likely to have children with autism. As Dr. Jon LaPook reports, new research says the medication is not to blame. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study eases concerns about antidepressants, autism
Taking antidepressants during pregnancy may be safer than previously thought, new research finds (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston
The former president is said to be "on the path to recovery," according to his spokesman (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marriage could bring health bonus to same-sex couples
New research suggests the health benefits of tying the knot may extend to couples of all sexual orientations (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pot smoking common among pregnant teens
New survey has doctors voicing concerns about marijuana's harms to developing fetus (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Five vegetarian recipes to help celebrate Earth Day
Need an easy (and delicious) way to reduce your carbon footprint this Earth Day? Look no further than these vegan and vegetarian recipes from Chowhound (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zika virus can trigger epilepsy
Researchers say more defects and illnesses linked to Zika are emerging (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pot vs. opioids: Poll reveals which Americans think is safer
Poll takers also answered whether or not marijuana should be legal for medical treatment (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botox tested for depression and social anxiety
Researchers say facial expressions are part of the circuit of the brain related to mood (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Botox help treat depression and anxiety?
Researchers are testing Botox injections to see if the drug could help ease depression and social anxiety. CBS News' Weijia Jiang reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news