More Screen Time Linked To Binge Eating In Children, UC Study FindsThe ills of excessive screen time have been well-documented, but a recent study just identified another possible risk.
Doctor Shares Hidden Dangers Of iPhone 12 For People With PacemakersAccording to a new warning from doctors, there are two devices people depend on that should never be near each other.
New Treatment Gets Young People With Knee Problems Back In Game: ‘Couldn’t Walk, I Was Dragging My Right Leg Behind Me’:There is a new treatment that is getting young people with knee problems back in the game.
How Negative Stereotypes About Boys Affect Their Academics And HealthThe negative stereotypes that boys face have a damaging effect on both their bodies and minds. Emma Brown, investigative reporter at The Washington Post, exposes these and more in her book “To Raise a Boy,” available now from Simon & Schuster (a ViacomCBS Company).
'Everything Is So Awkward Now': Why Kids Are Hitting The Pandemic WallAs we near the one-year anniversary of the pandemic and associated social distancing measures, kids and parents alike are grieving the end of how our lives used to be.
COVID Vaccine May Create 'Terminator'-Type Antibody Response In People Who Have Had CoronavirusCBS Denver Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida shared his advice about the new questions being raised concerning whether or not people who've had COVID-19 need two doses of the vaccines.
Johnson & Johnson's Single-Dose COVID Vaccine Gets FDA AuthorizationJohnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine gained authorization by the FDA on Saturday. It is the first single-dose COVID-19 vaccine available in the US, and is one that "checks nearly all the boxes.
1.1 Million Single-Dose J&J Vaccines Expected In California Over Next 3 WeeksCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday said the state expects to start administering the new single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine next week and to receive more than 1.1 million of the shots over the next three weeks.
Newsom's Vaccine Plan Aims To Reopen California ClassroomsGov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday released a new plan outlining how the state will allocate vaccines to education workers in a continued push to reopen more schools for in-person instruction.
Pandemic Halts Family Planning As More Women Freeze Their Eggs: 'It Is Frustrating'While we're still waiting to see an uptick in babies, we are seeing an uptick in eggs. More women are freezing their eggs during the pandemic.
Sacramento County Considers Alternate Emergency Line For Immediate Mental Health HelpA new version of the emergency phone line could be coming to Sacramento County strictly for handling mental health emergencies.
Expert Group: Chemicals In Plastics Damage Babies' Brains And Must Be Banned ImmediatelySynthetic chemicals called phthalates are damaging children's brain development and therefore must be immediately banned from consumer products, according to a group of scientists and health professionals from Project TENDR.
As 500,000th COVID Death Looms, US Reaches Pivotal MomentThe United States will within hours record its unfathomable 500,000th death from Covid-19 paradoxically at a moment of rare hope in the pandemic.
COVID Deaths Remain High In California Even As Case Rates PlummetCalifornia's death toll during the coronavirus pandemic remains alarmingly high, topping 49,000 this weekend, even as the rates of new infections and hospitalizations continue to plummet across the state.
Newsom Says 7.3 Million Shots Given In California As New Vaccine Delivery System Rolls OutNewsom on Sunday said over 7.3 million total vaccines have been administered statewide so far. California's new system of delivering, tracking and scheduling coronavirus vaccines is being rolled out in select counties.