Planned Parenthood to open “mega-clinic” in Illinois, a response to restrictive abortion laws in Missouri [Exclusive]

After over a year of secret construction, Planned Parenthood announced its newest abortion facility on Wednesday: an 18,000-square-foot mega-clinic in southern Illinois. The new location is just 13 miles away from Missouri’s last remaining abortion clinic, a facility in St. Louis fighting to keep its license. Since August 2018, Planned Parenthood More...

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By Tony Korbe On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
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Botox bar injections raise concern among medical experts: “I think I’m turning purple”

Nearly 16 million minimally invasive cosmetic procedures took place last year in the United States. That includes nearly 7.5 million injections of Botox and other neurotoxins to reduce wrinkles, and more than More...

By Tony Korbe On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
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Even with insurance, woman hit with $40,000 in medical bills

Last Updated Oct 1, 2019 8:22 PM EDT Molly McKenna was in agonizing pain last January when her fiancé rushed her to a Baylor Scott & White clinic in Austin, Texas. “The doctor came in More...

By Tony Korbe On Monday, September 30th, 2019
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Zantac and cancer: CVS Pharmacy pulled Zantac and its generic brand ranitidine over possible link to cancer, no recall issued by manufacturer

Zantac pulled by CVS over known carcinogen CVS Pharmacy announced it’s pulling the heartburn medication Zantac from its shelves over a possible More...

By Tony Korbe On Monday, September 30th, 2019
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What’s in your CBD? Test results from nine samples of cannabidiol products show some surprising results that could produce serious health side effects

CBD (or cannabidiol) products, containing a compound found in marijuana, have skyrocketed in popularity and seem to be for sale everywhere, from grocery stores, to coffee shops and gas stations. CBD itself does More...

By Tony Korbe On Monday, September 30th, 2019
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Jeannie’s story: Jim Gaffigan on his wife’s brain tumor

Over the past couple years, I’ve had the opportunity to do humorous commentaries here on “CBS Sunday Morning.”  They have all been universally adored! Okay, not universally adored. Through More...

By Tony Korbe On Sunday, September 29th, 2019
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Zantac carcinogen: CVS Pharmacy pulls Zantac and its generic brand over possible link to cancer

Zantac pulled by CVS over known carcinogen CVS Pharmacy announced it’s pulling the heartburn medication Zantac from its shelves over a possible More...

By Tony Korbe On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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Vaping risks: What’s known and unknown about Juul, teen vaping and illness

An outbreak of vaping illnesses. A rise in teens using electronic cigarettes. Both are often spoken of in the same urgent breath, but it’s not clear how — or even if — they are connected. Juul Labs More...

By Tony Korbe On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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Jaden Smith intervention: On “Red Table Talk,” Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith hold intervention over son’s vegan diet after he started “wasting away”

In an unusual episode of “Red Table Talk,” Will Smith called a family meeting with his wife and kids to discuss something important. Jada Pinkett Smith usually hosts the Facebook Watch show with More...

By Tony Korbe On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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Man hit with $650,000 in medical bills gets relief after CBS News story – “Medical Price Roulette”

Help is finally on the way for a Long Island man who got over $650,000 in medical bills after his insurance company denied coverage for his emergency back surgery. Oxford United Healthcare told CBS News on More...

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