Biographer Walter Isaacson talks with Dr. Jon LaPook about the Renaissance artist and inventor, whose curiosity about the world raised him from ignominious birthright to the pantheon of greatness
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
CBS News' chief medical correspondent shared these words of wisdom with the graduating medical school class at Quinnipiac University
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
American Cancer Society highlights benefit of walking
New documentary details the journey of two doctors whose fight to solve a health crisis in Haiti turned into a global battle to better public health
The death toll in Puerto Rico more than doubled overnight, and most of the new deaths are from the island's rural interior
With hospitals crippled in Puerto Rico, there is a rush to evacuate patients in dire need of treatment
In the hardest-hit areas of Puerto Rico, life will not return to normal anytime soon. Dr. Jon LaPook paid a visit to dozens of storm victims who now call a school their home.
Governor Ricardo Rosselló spoke to CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook about the situation in Puerto Rico
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz speaks with CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook about the federal response to Hurricane Maria
For Hurricane Maria's victims in Puerto Rico, medicine is in short supply, in addition to food and water. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook reports on the work to aid the medical crisis in San Juan.
Dr. Sharee Umpierre is trying to cope with limited operating rooms, spotty lab support and dwindling supplies
What's said to be the largest study ever on the benefits of exercise was published this week, and Dr. Jon LaPook has the results
"Star Trek'"s tricorder? Now, there are CT scans, MRIs and ultrasounds
The American Academy of Pediatrics released a first-of-its-kind report with advice for parents and teens about tattoos
A new study is raising concerns about the safety of a certain version of the flu vaccine and the risk of miscarriage