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Although only one person has died from Ebola in the U.S., fear of the virus is prompting prejudice against West Africans living here
People from West African countries hard hit by the virus will no longer be granted visas to enter Canada, government says
Treatment facility can hold up to 200 patient; some signs illness may be declining
This weekend across America, the clocks go back, but a British study says children's health would improve if we didn't lose that extra hour of daylight. Lucy McDonald reports from London.
A Portland, Oregon, 14-year-old has developed a way to detect cancer sooner, and as a reward he just won a national prize and even had a planet named after him. KOIN's Kohr Harlan reports.
The end of Daylight Saving Time could bring health worries, but then again, so does its start every spring
A report from an internal government watchdog shows that Medicare's rules allow for its prescription program to pay for drugs after a patient dies
Company defends its gear against claims that it doesn't provide as much protection as promised
In studies over four decades, Harvard psychology professor Ellen Langer showed that mental attitude can reverse the effects of again and improve physical health. Now she wants to test the theory on cancer. Dr. Langer joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her research.
Dialysis patients need to choose their heart medicine carefully, as Canadian researchers say that some beta blockers are easily removed from the blood during treatment. Also, people who eat a Mediterranean diet may decrease their risk of developing kidney problems. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health news.
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