Born in India, Dr. Rahul Gupta has treated addiction patients, run West Virginia's Bureau for Public Health, and worked for the March of Dimes. He became director of the Office of National Drug Policy Control, the first physician to serve in this role. He talks with "CBS Saturday Morning" co-host Jeff-Glor about addressing the nation's drug scourge, especially when it comes to fentanyl.
The proposed revisions to the form include four mandatory questions about menstruation, including if the student has ever had a period, the age they had their first period, the date of their most recent period and how many periods they’ve had in the past year.
- Miami Herald
California is one of the other 10 states touched by the outbreak linked to one brand of artificial tears. That brand and another from the same manufacturer have been recalled.
- Washington Post
When first-grade teacher Jenna Riccio found out one of her students needed emergency surgery in September 2019, she decided to visit him at the Connecticut Children's Medical Center as he recovered. She knew he had recently been moved into foster care, and thought he'd appreciate seeing her. "Just thinking about him being at a hospital without his family there, I was just sad for him," she said about her student, Nathaniel "Nate" Innocent Riccio, who was then 7. "I just wanted to be a familiar f
Blue zone's expert Dan Buettner says eating beans every day can extend your life.
Immediately after delivery, nurses clean vernix, a "cheesy" white substance, off a newborn and make sure it isn't "floppy" before holding the baby.
All westbound I-80 lanes and the number one eastbound lane west of 193 were blocked due to a major injury collision.
What happens when COVID-19 emergency declaration ends? Get ready for big changes to your health coverage and medical costs
Up to 18 million people could lose Medicaid coverage when the COVID-19 national emergency ends, according to one recent analysis.
A major hospital system in northern Florida said Friday it is diverting some emergency room patients and canceling surgeries after a security problem with information technology.
Drinking coffee with milk may have important anti-inflammatory effects on your body, a new study finds. Experts explain why and how it works.
“Patients need to advocate for themselves."
- Associated Press
Maryland officials are preparing for as many as 80,000 residents who could no longer qualify for Medicaid coverage this spring, as the federal government reinstates a requirement that existed before the COVID-19 pandemic for states to verify the eligibility of recipients. Michele Eberle, the executive director of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, said that beginning in May, the state can start ending Medicaid coverage for people who no longer qualify. Maryland, she added, is in a better position to reach people than many other states to either continue Medicaid coverage or move them into other health plans.
A doctor dismissed a 25-year-old man with allergies, when he actually had a deadly form of Lyme disease. A jury just awarded his family $6.5 million.
Peter Smith died of Lyme carditis, a heart infection caused by the tick-borne disease, after being misdiagnosed twice in 2017.
- LA Times
More people have suffered severe sepsis in California hospitals in recent years — including a troubling surge in patients who got sepsis inside the hospital itself, state data show.
- The Week
Overdose deaths from the powerful, easy-to-produce drug have soared. How did this happen?
- USA TODAY
Paxlovid is one of the only antiviral pills to effectively treat COVID-19 symptoms. As a more contagious variant spreads, here's what to know.
- Eating Well
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I survived a 7-story fall that would kill most people. I feel better now, both physically and mentally, than I did before my accident.
David Greuner slipped off his balcony while trying to grab his phone. A neighbor who saw him fly past his window called an ambulance.
- Fox News
In a span of two-and-a-half weeks, Catholic Health’s Mercy Hospital in Rockville Centre, New York, welcomed five sets of twin babies — and two sets were identical twins.
- The Monroe News
A spaghetti dinner fundraiser for Jenny Dolezal is set for 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, at The Little Brown Jug, 7697 Bluebush Road in Maybee.
- BuzzFeed News
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