Mayo Clinic

Cologuard is a laboratory test that measures DNA and blood in human stool that is not visibly apparent. (Source: FDA.gov)

New Home Test For Colon Cancer Now Available

Starting Monday, millions of people who have avoided colon cancers creening can get a new home test that’s noninvasive and doesn’t require the icky preparation most other methods do.

10/27/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 02:  Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone West center on June 2, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Tim Cook kicked off the annual WWDC which is typically a showcase for upcoming updates to Apple hardware and software. The conference runs through June 6.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Apple Mac, Mobile Features Coming This Fall

Apple’s Mac operating system is getting a new design and better ways to exchange files, while new features in the software for iPhones and iPads include one for keeping tabs on your health.

06/02/2014

Tea drinking seems to be raising in popularity in the US. (Source: CBS4)

Tea Drinking Gaining Popularity Over Coffee

Coffee has long been one of the most popular drinks in the US but, experts say, there is a change brewing. A drink steeped in history, tea-sipping seems to be rising in popularity but are South Floridians ready to trade their coffee break for tea time?

08/22/2013

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Separating Fact From Myth: The Gluten-Free Diet

How important is the gluten-free diet for people on it?

03/20/2013

(CBS4)

The Big Salt Shake Up

Could all those warnings about too much salt be wrong? An independent investigator with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation raises the question in a New York Times Op-Ed titled “Salt, We Misjudged You.” CBS4’s Cynthia Demos has the health controversy.

CBS4–06/11/2012

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Something Extra: Fast Food Sadness

And you thought fast food only made you fat and made your blood pressure soar by upping your sodium levels?

CBS4–04/02/2012

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