This weekend, much of the country will "fall back" an hour, marking the end of Daylight Saving Time. While some people quickly adjust to the time change, others struggle with feeling out of sorts as their bodies try to adjust to the shift in time.
PORTLAND, Ore. - A 29-year-old terminally ill woman who expects to take her life under Oregon's death-with-dignity law has released a new video, saying she's feeling better and might postpone the day she had planned to die.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Kids face a bigger chance of being fatally injured by a vehicle on Halloween than any other night of the year, according to a study.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Washington University researchers might have found a way to help people who are bothered by hearing a constant noise deal with it.
Dogs and kids. For generations they have grown up together. But it's not always a happy relationship.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield Flu Coalition will offer its last two clinics of the year today.
Everyone wants to know how to burn the most calories in the shortest amount of time. Hear what technique a local personal trainer uses with his clients to maximize their results.
What's the most effective surgery to lose weight….and an alternative for adults with hard to treat epilepsy.
Updated guidelines to help prevent stroke…and a possible medical reason why chronic fatigue patients feel the way they do.
If you're noticing gradual hearing loss as you age -- you aren't alone. The Hearing Loss Association of America estimates that by age 65, one out of three people in the U.S. have some degree of hearing loss. But there are warning signs.
A new CBS News poll finds that Americans overwhelmingly support quarantine for travelers arriving from West Africa. Eighty percent think U.S. citizens and legal residents returning from West Africa should be quarantined upon their arrival in the U.S. until it is certain they don't have Ebola. Just 17 percent think they should be allowed to enter as long as they do not show symptoms of Ebola.
According to the American Heart Association, stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide.
CBSNews -- Giving young children agave nectar or a placebo treatment of flavored, colored water both appear to help reduce cough symptoms at night more than not giving any treatment, according to a new study.
Have a fun and safe Halloween with these safety tips from the Lawrence County, Missouri Sheriff's Department.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued new guidelines it hopes will clear up some of the confusion on how to treat a person who has potentially been exposed to Ebola.
Running is great exercise- it helps you burn calories to lose weight, lowers blood pressure and helps elevate your mood. But there may be an unexpected downside to running-- problems with your teeth.
New research on how to treat a child's cough. And how women may be playing a dangerous waiting game with heart disease.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The final opportunities this season for uninsured adults to get a flu shot from The Springfield Flu Coalition are this week.
OSCEOLA, Mo. -- The CMH Osceola Medical Center and Walk-In Clinic will officially open Saturday, Nov. 1, at 8 a.m., with daily hours set at 8 a.m. –8 p.m.
CBSNews -- Baby wipes manufactured by Nutek Disposables, Inc., and sold at many major retailers are being voluntarily recalled because of bacterial contamination.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The final few days of free flu shots for uninsured adults in Springfield are this week.
WASHINGTON, DC -- The White House believes Americans shouldn't fear an Ebola outbreak in America. It says it's under control. Still, some are criticizing their response to the situation.
Why is may be good to make mistakes.. and can chocolate help your memory?
SYDNEY, Australia -- Doctors in Australia have unveiled a new type of heart transplant surgery. They say it will revolutionize organ donation and save lives.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Survivors, supporters, friends, and family will hold a Purple Light Vigil for those battle pancreatic cancer to raise awareness.
(CBS News)-- CINCINNATI, Ohio - A lot of kids live for basketball. But for 19-year-old Lauren Hill, who started playing in 6th grade and immediately fell in love with the game - she is literally living for basketball.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Bikers ride to raise money to purchase cribs for babies in need.
CBSNews -- Touching cash register receipts can dramatically increase your body's absorption of a potentially dangerous chemical, bisphenol A (BPA), researchers report.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- According to the CDC, at least four million households have children exposed to high levels of lead.
Think you have all the facts when it comes to cholesterol and what it means to your heart health? Test your knowledge with this quiz.
There may be a connection between weight and sun exposure .. plus how a mother's gestational diabetes may impact her child's health years later.
NEW YORK - A health care worker who recently had been to West Africa tested positive for the Ebola virus in New York City Thursday, CBS New York has confirmed.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. – A free eye screening clinic is planned for Friday, Oct. 24, at the Webster County Health Unit, 233 E. Washington, from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Doctors at Springfield's Mercy Hospital have used new ophthalmology technology to help return sight to a woman suffering with macular degeneration.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Some Missouri lawmakers want to make sure state agencies have the resources and the authority they need to keep Ebola away from Missouri, or to deal with it if it shows up.
A new risk for people who have bariatric surgery and a new cancer drug could be on the horizon.
It's fall, time for cool weather, colorful foliage and Halloween pumpkins. But did you know that pumpkins can be a valuable part of your diet?
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Bonnie Jelks has been employed by KOLR 10 News for almost 14 years. She is currently the Regional Business Manager and, while everything is going great now, four years ago it was a different story.
CBSNews -- With the Ebola outbreak dominating the national discourse, parents and caregivers are inevitably going to be confronted with the necessity of explaining the deadly and exotic disease to children.
A warning for people who use dietary supplements.
Technology may be able to help fight childhood obesity by helping kids keep track of what they eat.
(CNN) -- Freelance cameraman Ashoka Mukpo no longer has the Ebola virus in his bloodstream and will be allowed to leave Nebraska Medical Center, the hospital said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON-- Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler commends the Obama Administration for taking steps to keep Ebola from spreading in the U.S., but questioned whether more still needs to be done.
CBSNews -- For the first time Tuesday, the National Transportation Safety Board will hold a forum on drowsy driving and how it affects Americans behind the wheel.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. – The Webster County Health Unit is offering free lead testing to kid 6 months to 6 years old through October 25.
(CNN) -- Ebola vaccines could be tested in the next few weeks, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, as health officials try to stymie the virus that has killed more than 4,500 people.
CNN -- With the Ebola virus making headlines and flu season right around the corner, a lot of us are wondering what we can do to protect ourselves. Not surprisingly, periodically washing our hands can help.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State lawmakers want to know what the Department of Social Services is doing to answer the needs of people calling its Medicaid hotline, after hearing about one woman’s runaround.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.-- Home health care workers in Missouri have agreed to a new contract, that will pay most of them $10.15 an hour.
CBSNews -- A new study shows parents frequently make mistakes when giving their children medicine.