Earlier in the day, McCain's daughter, Meghan, tearfully interviewed former Vice President Joe Biden, whose son Beau died from the same cancer, glioblastoma
A new type of ultrasound scan is being tested to see if it's as effective as mammograms in detecting breast cancer, especially in women with dense breast tissue. CBS News' Danielle Nottingham reports.
If proven to be effective, the new type of scans could eventually be used in addition to annual mammograms
Both deaths happened within seven days of each other in the first week of December
The massacre sounded alarms about gaps in mental health care, but some key reforms depend on funding that has yet to be delivered by Congress
Health department says about 1,000 people in the community had close contact with someone who has the highly contagious respiratory disease
Christmas came early for Harmony Taylor, who got what she wanted most: the hand she'd been missing since birth
See where your state ranks on the list of the healthiest – and least healthy – states in the nation
Some police departments are addressing concerns about the agitated state that can ultimately be fatal
New research suggests respiratory illnesses may hit men harder than women
The generic versions of the little blue pill will likely be cheaper than brand-name Viagra for most men
Health officials say this year's flu season seems to be dominated by a nasty bug
Lactalis and French authorities have ordered the worldwide recall after 26 infants became sick this month
Research should be "wakeup call," advocates say; industry plans ban on most such blinds
An FAA treatment program for diagnosed substance abusers is one of the most successful rehab programs ever, sending 6,000 pilots back to work
A drinking problem is not necessarily the end of a pilot's career. In fact, for decades the FAA has been quietly sending pilots diagnosed as substance abusers back to work. It's called the Human Intervention Motivation Study (or HIMS). And, before you panic, consider this: it's one of the most successful rehab programs ever, and is drawing interest for dealing with substance abuse in other industries as well. Tony Dokoupil reports.
Wisconsin would become the first state to drug test able-bodied adults applying for food stamps
Dr. David Agus joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" from Los Angeles to discuss a survey about post-surgery opioid use, a new cancer test that could help doctors and patients make more informed decisions, and a revolutionary treatment for eye injuries.
A new study suggest tests someday may help reveal which women need longer preventive therapy and which ones can be spared it
When biology and cybersecurity collide: the emerging field of cyberbiosecurity explores a whole new category of risks