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Ted and Grace Anne Koppel on COPD, third leading cause of death in U.S.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is the nation’s third biggest killer after heart disease and cancer. About 150,000 Americans die of COPD each year. Among women, it is more deadly than breast and ovarian cancers combined. Ted Koppel focuses on the disease for a report next weekend on CBS “Sunday Morning.” His wife, Grace Anne, was given only a ... Read More »

A Week Later: The Vols’ Coaching Search Continues

It’s been a little over a week since Tennessee let go of Butch Jones, and the Vols are still looking for his replacement. Here are the candidates. The post A Week Later: The Vols’ Coaching Search Continues appeared first on Rocky Top Insider. …read more Source:: Rocky Top Insider Read More »

Girl taking medical marijuana sues Jeff Sessions and DEA

A 12-year-old girl is spearheading a campaign to legalize medical marijuana across the whole country. Alexis Bortell said she and her family had no choice but to move from their Texas home to Colorado to treat her severe epilepsy. Now, her family and a handful of others are suing Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the DEA. Barry Petersen reports. …read ... Read More »

Titans WR Corey Davis Accepts Blame for Two Mariota INTs

Titans receiver Corey Davis is still adjusting to life in the NFL, and he’s shown flashes while working through the highs and lows of his rookie season. Davis on Friday accepted blame for two of QB Marcus Mariota’s interceptions in Thursday’s game, while saying he’s working hard to improve his game. …read more Source:: Titans Online Read More »

Former CDC director’s new effort to tackle global health issues

Resolve to Save Lives is a five-year, $225 million global health initiative that seeks to address major health issues on a global scale. Former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Resolve’s president and CEO, Dr. Tom Frieden, joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss the two major areas the project focuses on: cardiovascular health and epidemic ... Read More »