Halloween candy is not on my diet
KLM Airlines is my favorite business this week. Watch the video about their beagle and tell me if you agree. CLick here to see it. My beagle, Duchess, might have been able to work for KLM but I'm not sure!
Watch our Medical Headline Videos:
Larry Parker in Texas has atrial fibrillation as do two million Americans. He has a new paper-clip size device implanted to alert his doctor if he has any episodes. It is called a "Reveal Linq" and is 87 percent smaller than previous generations of monitors.
Dr Robert Leonard in Boston became the patient when he decided to test out a new robotic hair restoration procedure called the ARTAS system.
Dr Erica Hayes at Washington University has a lot to tell us about the new/old virus that is striking kids around the country. Enterovirus has everyone mystified and you can read her entire interview with us
Hyundo Kim at the National University of Health Sciences explains how "Cupping Therapy " increases the blood flow and circulation. Dr Zongfu Chen at UPMC talks about radio waves that knock out knee pain .
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Our final report this week is about "Death Cafes" that are springing up all over Europe, North America and Asia. There was even one in Camden, Maine where I was this week.
And there's more where that came from...
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“If this is going to be a Christian nation that doesn’t help the poor, either we have to pretend that Jesus was just as selfish as we are, or we’ve got to acknowledge that He commanded us to love the poor and serve the needy without condition and then admit that we just don’t want to do it. ”
-- Stephen Colbert