Teen Reunites With Surgeons Who Gave Him Second Chance At Life After Heart Transplant Sixteen-year-old Timothy Jones reunited with surgeons at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital who gave him a second chance at a healthy life.
Powerful Antibiotic Could Be A Prescription For Danger Pt. IIMore and more people are coming forward claiming to be seriously ill victims of a powerful antibiotic they too, supposedly to get well. Now CBS$'s Chief Investigator Michele Gillen reveals an internal FDA safety report and details what the government agency isn't telling the public.
Super Kid Ricky White Dances His Way Out Of Hard TimesHe is a "Superkid" who is dancing on air. One could say he has lept out of hard times, a poor and rough neighborhood, raised by a young widow. Neighborhood bets were on Ricky White growing up to be a troubled kid. But as Chief Investigative Reporter Michele Gillen has found, he's being recognized as a superstar and already helping those dancing behind him.
Freediving Could Lead To "Drowning at the Surface"They hold their breath for minutes at a time... diving deep into our ocean out of curiosity and to hunt. Recently, we showed you how ordinary people are taking up the extreme sport of freediving.
Reset Your Life With Wellness CoachingFeeling stressed out, tired, overweight and overworked? You are not alone. Our busy lives can take a toll on our physical and emotional health. But now a group of professionals can help you with a "life makeover."
Is It Possible To Die From A Broken Heart?Did legendary Penn State football coach Joe Paterno die from a broken heart? Medically, his death is attributed to lung cancer. Emotionally, there are those who believe a major life trauma, like losing the coaching job he loved, can trigger "Broken Heart Syndrome."
Three S. Fla. Women Transformed In Ultimate Makeover ContestThe Ultimate Makeovers Contest in Broward County has changed lives. A group of doctors and stylists came together to offer free surgery to people who otherwise couldn't afford it. CBS4's Cynthia Demos got to tell the woman who won and see the makeover through.
FIU Program Giving Special Needs Students The College Experience If a young person is smart, getting into college isn't an impossible hurdle. But students with intellectual disabilities can rarely dream of campus life. But FIU is making those dreams come true for a select group.
NASA’s Super-Size Mars Rover Makes Mission To Red PlanetReady, set, takeoff for Mars. NASA's Curiosity rover, the world's biggest extraterrestrial explorer, rocketed toward Mars on Saturday. The mission? Search for evidence that the red planet might once have been home to itsy-bitsy life.
CBS4 Investigates: The Woman Who Speaks To The DeadMost people might consider working in a morgue one of the worst jobs ever. But not Dr. Emma Lew, Miami-Dade's Deputy Medical Examiner. CBS4's Chief Investigative Reporter Michele Gillen profiles the woman who speaks to the dead.
Many Women Choosing To Be Older MomsThe trend of waiting to have children later in life is becoming more and more popular. Increasingly, women are wanting a career before they focus on a family. CBS4's Cynthia Demos looks at the risks and benefits of being an older mom.
Less May Be More When It Comes To Household ClutterYou’ve heard all about hoarders. Well, there’s a growing group of people doing exactly the opposite…they’re purging their property as a way to eliminate stress by simplifying their lives.
I-Team: FAA Waives Rule For Life Saving EquipmentMost people wouldn't image that the airplane they are flying in over the aqua waters of the Caribbean might not have life rafts on board in case the plane had to make a water landing. But the CBS4 I-Team has found the practice could be more common than you think.
I-Team: Stealing from the DeadIn the second part of this I-Team investigation of the practice of harvesting tissue from cadavers, Michele Gillen explains why the practice is not against the law.