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  • Health Beat: Immunotherapy attacks brain cancer

    Health Beat: Immunotherapy attacks brain cancer

    As many as 78,000 Americans will be diagnosed with a brain tumor this year. If those tumors return after surgery, immunotherapy may be an option. It's a treatment that revs up the body's immune response to fight the cancer.

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  • Health Beat: Cataract surgery 2.0

    Health Beat: Cataract surgery 2.0

    As many as three-and-a-half million Americans will have cataract surgery this year. Most of the time, surgery fixes the problem, but for three percent of the patients, there is a surgical side-effect that does not go away on its own. For those patients, eye surgeons at Washington University in St. Louis have devised a cutting-edge way to restore clear vision.

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  • Health Beat: Operation Walk USA

    Health Beat: Operation Walk USA

    One million and rising. That's how many people are getting their joints replaced every year in this country. That doesn't count all the people who need to have replacement surgeries, but can't afford them. There is, however, hope for these folks, thanks to a health care team donating their time and talent.

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  • Health Beat: Bad breath causes and solutions

    Health Beat: Bad breath causes and solutions

    We have all experienced bad breath. Is there an easy fix for freshness, or is it a sign of a more serious problem? Lots of things cause bad breath, but how do you tell someone? Or do you? The truth is bad breath can be a serious problem.

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  • Health Beat: Cord blood treatment saves lives

    Health Beat: Cord blood treatment saves lives

    After a baby is born and the umbilical cord is cut, have you ever wondered where that cord ends up?

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