Friday News Feed

Friday News Feed

Stay up-to-date on the latest health headlines and how they could affect you. Get Dr. O’s springtime allergy tips. Then, a new at-home birthing method keeps the umbilical cord connected until it falls off naturally. Is it safe for mom and baby?

What Causes a Stinky Nose?

A viewer says, "I recently got over a bad cold, but I'm getting worried because the breath from my nose stinks. What's up with that?" Ear, nose and throat surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon explains.

Scuba Diving Dangers

Dr. Hilary Greenberg was scuba diving in Costa Rica when she was knocked unconscious by a strong surge. Her husband, a cosmetic physician, performed CPR while they were in the water for almost 45 minutes, saving her life.

High Blood Pressure Prevention

Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, the chief medical officer of Pfizer, joins Dr. Travis to raise awareness about high blood pressure and its consequences.

Hypertension affects about 76 million Americans and nearly 1 billion people worldwide. It can lead to...

Lotus At-Home Birthing Method

The at-home birthing method calls for the umbilical cord to remain attached to the baby until it falls off naturally, as many as 10 days later. Is is safe for the mom and the baby?

Poison Ivy "Down There?"

That genital rash could be poison ivy instead of a sexually transmitted disease. Be sure to wash your hands after hiking or working in your yard and before you use the restroom.

Take Tour of Marijuana Facilities in Colorado

Colorado is the first state to legalize marijuana for adults over the age of 21. My 420 Tours is offering tours of marijuana cultivation facilities and dispensaries, workshops to learn how to cook with cannabis, and the opportunity to smoke at private...

Summer Heat Warnings for Seniors

About 400 people die each year in the U.S. from heat-related conditions, and most of them are 65 or older. The Doctors share warning signs and prevention tips.