Dr. Jon LaPook reports on aid-in-dying, a controversial practice that relies on the terminally ill taking a lethal dose of medication themselves
Dr. Jon LaPook is chief medical correspondent at CBS News and a professor of medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center. Follow him on Twitter: @DrLaPook.
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips discuss the top medical stories of the week
One out of three seniors over 65 will be injured by a fall, which can greatly affect quality of life and independence
Landon Wilson was up for a promotion in Afghanistan when the Navy forced him to leave solely because he was transgender
For six years, Dr. Jon LaPook has followed one woman's descent into Alzheimer's -- and her husband's rising resolve
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Paula Johnson, director of the Connors Center for Women's Health at Brigham and Women's Hospital, in Boston, talk about medical issues that are especially important for women
CBS News pushed Congress to act on drug shortages that kept life-saving cancer treatments from children who needed them
CDC says Zika virus has been found in a second mosquito, Aedes albopictus, which is found in more states of the U.S.
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips discuss the growing threat of the Zika virus in the U.S., a new study on childhood obesity and other health headlines
Millions more will need to be spent on Zika to prevent its spread
"The one misconception that I'm hearing," one doctor said, "is that it's not really not going to be a problem"
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips discuss the top medical headlines of the week, including the growing Zika threat and new recommendations for the daily use of aspirin
The CDC has requested nearly $2 billion to keep Zika at bay in the U.S. -- but Congress has yet to provide the money
It's the first time in history a virus transmitted by mosquito bite has been found to cause birth defects
Once thought to be a benign virus that wouldn't cause significant harm, researchers say they are just starting to learn why Zika may be so dangerous
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the growing severity of the threat
Federal health officials say more funding is needed to combat the spread of a frightening new virus
The White House budget director announced this week more than half a billion dollars is being rushed into a battle against the Zika virus
President Obama is committing more than $500 million to fight the Zika virus; but some experts worry that's not enough -- and that the U.S. is not prepared
73-year-old Mike Daly is committed to caring for his ailing wife, but his bank account and his own health are feeling the heavy toll
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips join “CBS This Morning: Saturday”