CDC: 30 Percent Of People Have High Blood Pressure, Only Half Have It Under Control

CDC: 30 Percent Of People Have High Blood Pressure, Only Half Have It Under Control

ON THE HEALTHWATCH TONIGHT A NEW REPORT ON GOVERNMENT HEALTH OFFICIALS GIVES AMERICANS POOR GRADES WHEN IT COMES TO MANAGING HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE. HEALTH REPORTER STEPHANIE STAHL IS HERE WITH MORE ON THE NEW RESEARCH. REPORTER: THIS IS A BIG PROBLEM, BECAUSE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, IS A MAJOR RISK FACTOR FOR HEART ATTACKS AND STROKES, …

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Mental health spending in schools could see an increase next year

THE TEACHERS WILL BE SENT TO UNDERSTAFFED SCHOOLS THAT NEED HELP WITH OVERCROWDING. THE FLORIDA T OF EDUCATION IS ASKING LAW MAKERS TO INCREASE FUNDING FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES BRINGING THE TOTAL TO 100 MILLION DOLLARS IN THE COMING YEAR. NEWSCHANNEL 8 CAPITAL REPORTER MIKE VAS LENDA HAS MORE. Reporter: THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION IS …

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Medics helping basketball player save man having heart attack

Medics helping basketball player save man having heart attack

TONIGHT, ON THE MIRACLE IN LOUISVILLE. REPORTER: BASKETBALL PRACTICE FOR THE JUNIOR MONARCHS GOES ON WITHOUT ONE PLAYER.>>HE IS A STAR PLAYER. THEY ARE ALL-STAR PLAYERS. REPORTER: ASHTON PESZULIK IS SIDELINED. THIS STEAL EARLY IN THE TOURNAMENT ENDS UP BEING THE PLAY OF THE GAME, BUT NOT FOR THE RIGHT REASON.>>HE TOOK OFF DOWN THE …

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‘Active Minds’ Creates Safe Space For College Students To Discuss Mental Health | NBC Nightly News

‘Active Minds’ Creates Safe Space For College Students To Discuss Mental Health | NBC Nightly News

CAMPUSES. HERE IS KATE SNOW WITH OUR SERIES, ONE IN HERE IS KATE SNOW WITH OUR SERIES, ONE IN FIVE KIDS AT RISK. OUR SERIES, ONE IN FIVE KIDS AT RISK.>>Reporter: JUSTIN FIVE KIDS AT RISK.>>Reporter: JUSTIN MERCER IS STUDENT>>Reporter: JUSTIN MERCER IS STUDENT TEACHING IN A HISTORY MERCER IS STUDENT TEACHING IN A HISTORY …

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Dr. Max Gomez: Pregnancy And Headaches

Dr. Max Gomez: Pregnancy And Headaches

YOU CAN FIND US AT FACEBOOK.COM/CBSNEWYORK. A WARNING FOR WOMEN WHO GET HEADACHES DURING PREGNANCY A SIGN OF POSSIBLE MEDICAL COMPLICATIONS. DR. MAX GOMEZ EXPLAINS. Reporter: THE MAIN WORRY FOR PREGNANT WOMEN WITH SEVERE HEADACHES IS PRE-ECLAMPSIA. THE MOTHER-TO-BE HAS HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND SIGNS OF ORGAN DAMAGE IN THE KIDNEYS. LEFT UNTREATED IT CAN …

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Man hiking all 14ers in one summer for mental health awareness

Man hiking all 14ers in one summer for mental health awareness

>>>A COLORADO MAN IS ON A MISSION TO SUMMIT NOT ONE — NOT TO BUT ALL OF OUR STATES 14ER’S.>>THIS IS MORE THAN AN ADVENTURE SEEKER. IT’S A JOURNEY OF ABOUT INSIDE AND OUT.>>Reporter: THIS IS A PRETTY TYPICAL DAY, NICE AND GRAVELLY PRETTY SOON, IT’S ABOUT TO GET MUCH HIGHER.>>I HIKE ONE, GO DOWN …

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Another construction headache for drivers in Upper Kirby

Another construction headache for drivers in Upper Kirby

ALGAE AND EATING IT COULD MAKE PEOPLE SICK.>>>NEW AT 5, ANOTHER CONSTRUCTION NIGHTMARE FOR DRIVERS IN UPPER KIRBY. RIGHT AFTER ONE PROJECT JUST WRAPPED UP, ANOTHER ONE IS IN THE WORKS. KATHY HERNANDEZ SPOKE WITH FRUSTRATED DRIVERS.>>Reporter: TRAFFIC IS ALREADY BAD HERE IN UPPER KIRBY AND ONLY GOING TO GET WORSE WHEN CONSTRUCTION CREWS MOVE …

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School Highlights Mental Health Awareness Amid Recent Tragedies

School Highlights Mental Health Awareness Amid Recent Tragedies

KNOW HOW LONG THESE TEMPS WILL STAY BELOW AVERAGE. THANK YOU. A TWIN CITIES HIGH SCHOOL IS SENDING A PUBLIC MESSAGE THAT MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS. A ROCK WITH THOSE WORDS HAS BEEN PAINTED TO MARK MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH AT THE HIGH SCHOOL. FELLOW CLASSMATES HAVE BEEN SPEAKING UP AFTER FAR TOO MUCH HEART BREAK. …

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Video Technology Extends Mental Healthcare Services

Video Technology Extends Mental Healthcare Services

DR. MAX SAYS IT CAN HELP A SERIOUS HEALTH ISSUE. Reporter: CALL IT TELEMEDICINE OR IN THIS CASE TELEPSYCHIATRY. MENTAL HEALTH IS PROBABLY THE MOST UNDERSERVED MEDICAL CONDITION IN THIS COUNTRY. ONE IN FIVE AMERICANS HAS A MENTAL ISSUE AT SOME POINT. BUT THERE’S NOT ENOUGH THERAPISTS TO TREATED THEM ALL. ENTER MEDICAL FaceTIME. IT …

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‘This is My Brave:’ Raising awareness about mental health

‘This is My Brave:’ Raising awareness about mental health

>>Matt: WELL, FOR MANY, THERE’S>>Matt: WELL, FOR MANY, THERE’S STILL A STIGMA SURROUNDING>>Matt: WELL, FOR MANY, THERE’S STILL A STIGMA SURROUNDING MENTAL HEALTH, WHICH CAN MAKE IT STILL A STIGMA SURROUNDING MENTAL HEALTH, WHICH CAN MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO ASK FOR HELP WHEN MENTAL HEALTH, WHICH CAN MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO ASK FOR HELP WHEN …

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