CBS News' chief medical correspondent shared these words of wisdom with the graduating medical school class at Quinnipiac University
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. Tara Narula discuss the top medical stories of the week
Attorney suing USA Gymnastics for failing to protect female athletes believes every Olympic team since 1996 has had members abused by Dr. Lawrence Nassar
As five states vote on whether to legalize recreational pot, Dr. Jon LaPook visits Pueblo, Colorado, a town that knows firsthand the impact of the legal weed business
Dr. Jon LaPook reports on aid-in-dying, a controversial practice that relies on the terminally ill taking a lethal dose of medication themselves
Landon Wilson was up for a promotion in Afghanistan when the Navy forced him to leave solely because he was transgender
CBS News pushed Congress to act on drug shortages that kept life-saving cancer treatments from children who needed them
Researchers reviewed data on more than 12 million women from dozens of studies conducted around the world and found that just one small glass of wine, beer or other alcohol daily may affect risk
The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending more stringent guidelines on fruit juice for children. Dr. Jon LaPook has more.
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the importance of vaccines before traveling internationally, the role of exercise and nutrition when recovering from colon cancer and a new study on the role emails could play in helping you quit smoking
The American Cancer Society estimates more than 95,000 Americans will be diagnosed with colon cancer this year, and there are now more than 1 million survivors of the disease in the U.S.
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the top medical news of the week
A new study warns that the risk for heart attacks while taking painkillers known as NSAIDs, including common over-the-counter drugs like ibuprofen and naproxen, can appear just days after use
Rising temperatures, and the start of mosquito season, have the Rio Grande Valley in southern Texas worried about Zika
New study shows recent nationwide effort to stop bullying in schools is beginning to pay off
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the importance of safely disposing of unwanted or expired prescription drugs, plus a look at one of the world's most devastating diseases, malaria.
Marchers gathered in cities around the world to defend science on Earth Day. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook joins CBSN from Washington, D.C.
Dr. Jon LaPook reports on a new study that found diet soda drinkers have a higher risk of suffering from dementia
Studies have shown that pregnant women who take antidepressants are more likely to have children with autism, but as Dr. Jon LaPook reports, new research says the medication is not to blame
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss potentially dangerous methods for quitting cigarettes, how to stay informed about seasonal allergies, and other health news