In this promising new area of cancer research, the patient’s own immune system is genetically altered to fight cancer cells
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
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
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the top health and medical news of the week
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss screening for celiac disease, sugar intake and metabolic syndrome, and the importance of knowing your family medical history
CAR-T immunotherapy "puts a GPS navigation" on the patient's own immune cells to attack the cancer
An influential group of doctors is calling for a top-to-bottom change in the way the U.S. handles addiction
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday"
More than 24 million people received health care from community health centers in 2015, but with changes to Obamacare under consideration, doctors and patients are growing concerned about the future of those centers
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Gail Saltz, psychiatrist and author of "The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius," join "CBS This Morning: Saturday"
On "CBS This Morning: Saturday," Dr. Jon LaPook previews his "Sunday Morning" report on immunotherapy, and Dr. Tara Narula reports on an innovation in stroke treatment
There are steps you can take right now to help improve your odds against Alzheimer's disease in the future
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. David Agus join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the PBS documentary, "Alzheimer's: Every Minute Counts," and more