HEALTH
Monday, May 1, 2017 6:14 PM
6 Ways Digestive Problems Could Be Totally Screwing With Your Weight
6 Ways Digestive Problems Could Be Totally Screwing With Your Weight
HEALTH
Monday, April 17, 2017 10:04 AM
This Is Your Teenager's Brain on Pot
This Is Your Teenager's Brain on Pot
HEALTH
Thursday, March 16, 2017 1:46 PM
Woman confronts Trump health secretary at town hall about defunding Planned Parenthood
Woman confronts Trump health secretary at town hall about defunding Planned Parenthood
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:53 PM
Trump, Republicans set timeframe for introducing Obamacare replacement
FILE PHOTO - Applications are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act in Jackson Mississippi
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:44 PM
New mosquito trap smart enough to keep just the bad bugs
A smart trap for mosquitoes? A new high-tech version is promising to catch the bloodsuckers while letting friendlier insects escape — and even record ...
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:30 PM
In Trump legislative void, Republicans slow to tackle big issues
U.S. President Donald Trump shows Resolution 38, which nullfies the "stream protection rule", after signing at the White House in Washington
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:17 PM
GOP leaders unveil new health law outline, divisions remain
Top House Republicans unveiled a rough sketch of a massive health care overhaul to rank-and-file lawmakers Thursday, but a lack of detail, cost estima...
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:04 PM
Federal judge dismisses Mass. defamation lawsuit against Cosby
File Photo: Bill Cosby re-enters Montgomery County Courthouse after a break during the second day of his pre-trial hearing in his sexual assault case ...
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:07 PM
Trump health pick says Medicaid needs a major overhaul
FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2017 file photo, Seema Verma, left, then President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for administrator of the Centers for Medi...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:07 PM
Trump's pick to lead health agency calls EpiPen issue 'disturbing'
By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's choice to lead an important health agency said on Thursday that the way ph...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:42 PM
US flu vaccine a good match; season moderate so far
FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 file photo, a nurse gives administers a flu vaccine shot in Washington. Preliminary data released by U.S. heal...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:42 PM
Trump says he'll submit healthcare reforms in early or mid-March
U.S. President Trump listens to questions during news conference at the White House in Washington
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:24 PM
Nearly 800 former EPA officials oppose Trump pick for agency
File photo of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifying on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washin...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:00 PM
Trump to name ex-labor board member Acosta as labor secretary
Acosta, United States Attorney, exits U.S. District Court in Fort Lauderdale
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:47 PM
Test can detect HIV within a week of infection: researchers
The Spanish National Research Council has technology that "detects the protein at concentrations 100,000 times lower than in current techniques,&...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:01 PM
House to unveil Obamacare bill after next week
FILE PHOTO - Applications are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act in Jackson Mississippi
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 4:28 PM
Senate confirms Mulvaney as Trump's budget director
File photo of Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) testifying before a Senate Budget Committee confirmation hearing in Washington
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 2:26 PM
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's iffy grasp of autism research
FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with parents and teachers, in the Roosevelt Room of the White ...
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 2:21 PM
Nearly 15,000 lost children seek parents in chaos of South Sudan's war
The Wider Image: Mother reunited with children after five-year search
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 2:20 PM
Nearly 15,000 lost children seek parents in chaos of South Sudan's war
The Wider Image: Mother reunited with children after five-year search
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:42 PM
FIFA says no 'true evidence' of brain injury risk
A British study, published in the journal Acta Neuropathologica, looked at 14 retired footballers with dementia who had started heading the ball in ch...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:41 PM
China carfentanil ban a 'game-changer' for opioid epidemic
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:12 PM
Obesity later in life linked to higher risk of some cancers
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:16 PM
Trump nominee has decried Medicaid for fostering dependency
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:59 AM
China says bird flu spread slows, vows to stiffen controls
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:47 AM
Zimbabwe hit by allegations of bias in food aid
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:17 AM
Nigerian leader extends sick leave abroad as citizens suffer
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:13 AM
Bite-mimicking malaria vaccine shows promise: studies
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:52 AM
Container shipping lines sign up with Alibaba to offer online booking
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:43 AM
Famine threat looms as children starve in Boko Haram-hit northeast Nigeria
By Kieran Guilbert MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Slumped in his mother's lap in a health clinic in northeast Nigeria, three-y...
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:14 AM
Vitamin D can protect against colds, flu: study claims
Vitamine D is found in some foods and can be synthesised by the body when the skin is exposed to ultraviolet light.
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:08 AM
Olympic champion Hackett found after going missing
FILE PHOTO - Grant Hackett of Australia holds his silver medal for the men's 1500m freestyle swimming final at the National Aquatics Center durin...
HEALTH - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:43 AM
Cameroon confirms H5N8 bird flu outbreak in the north: OIE
A health worker culls a rooster at a government-state-run poultry farm in Gandhigram village
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:07 AM
Fire alarm, protests disrupt ex-pharma exec Shkreli's talk
A fire alarm rang out moments before indicted former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli was to speak at Harvard University, briefly delaying an a...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:06 AM
Bird-flu deaths rise in China, shutting poultry markets
H7N9, a subtype of influenza that affects both birds and humans, was first discovered in China in 2013
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:05 AM
ADHD a 'brain disorder', not just bad behaviour: study
A study found the brains of people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder found "structural differences" and evidence of delayed deve...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:46 AM
Republican Senator Collins opposes Pruitt for EPA chief
FILE PHOTO -- Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washing...
HEALTH
Thursday, February 16, 2017 2:38 AM
Transplant patient holds her own heart after lifesaving operation
Transplant patient holds her own heart after lifesaving operation
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:57 PM
Cluster of rat-related disease discovered in Bronx section of New York, 1 dead
Cluster of rat-related disease discovered in Bronx section of New York, 1 dead
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:50 PM
Vitamin D can protect against colds, flu: study claims
A review of 25 clinical trials in 14 countries, some with conflicting results, yielded "the first definitive evidence" of a link between vit...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:44 PM
Bite-mimicking malaria vaccine shows promise: studies
According to the World Health Organization, there were 212 million malaria cases in the world in 2015 and 429,000 deaths
HEALTH - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:40 PM
Kanye West unveils new Yeezy line during New York Fashion Week
Kanye West arrives at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards in New York
HEALTH - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:36 PM
FDA approves Valeant's drug to treat plaque psoriasis
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's Siliq to treat adults with mo...
HEALTH - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:34 PM
Anthem sues Cigna to block termination of merger
A sign at the office building of health insurer Anthem is seen in Los Angeles, California
HEALTH - Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:23 PM
Diseased rat urine kills New Yorker in outbreak of rare illness
A rat's head rests as it is constricted in an opening in the bottom of a garbage can in the Brooklyn borough of New York
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:05 PM
Smoke and mirrors: Beijing battles to control smog message
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 10:18 PM
Trump's White House budget chief pick gains key Senate backer
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:50 PM
Trump administration ushers in changes to Obama health law
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:04 PM
Trump administration proposes stricter Obamacare rules
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:02 PM
U.S. healthcare costs to escalate over next decade: government agency
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 8:55 PM
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's iffy grasp of autism research
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 7:09 PM
AP, HHMI collaborate on expanded science, health coverage
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 6:57 PM
Surgeons rude to patients may pose problem in OR, study says
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 6:10 PM
Unearthed essay on alien life reveals Churchill the scientist
FILE PHOTO: An alien world just two-thirds the size of Earth - one of the smallest on record - detected by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope is seen...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 5:29 PM
U.S. tax agency backs off tougher planned Obamacare oversight
FILE PHOTO - Applications are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act in Jackson Mississippi
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017 4:20 PM
French foie gras makers fear the worst as bird flu toll rises
Mulard ducks are pictured at a poultry farm in Montsoue as France continues a massive cull of ducks in three regions most affected by a severe outbrea...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 4:19 PM
2016 traffic deaths jump to highest level in nearly a decade
FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2016 file photo, a member of the Baltimore Police Department walks past a car that was damaged by a school bus before the bus w...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 4:18 PM
China bird flu deaths surge in what could be the worst season ever
A quarantine researcher checks on a chicken at a poultry farm in Xiangyang
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 2:06 PM
Aetna CEO says Obamacare individual plans are in 'death spiral'
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Aetna Inc Chief Executive Mark Bertolini on Wednesday said the individual Obamacare exchanges are in a "death spiral" w...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 2:01 PM
WHO declares end to yellow fever outbreak in Congo, Angola
FILE - In this Friday, July 22, 2016, file photo teams from MSF carry out fumigation efforts in the Yolo Sud neighborhood of Kinshasa, Democratic Repu...
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017 1:47 PM
Congo declares end to worst yellow fever epidemic in decades
A Congolese child is vaccinated during an emergency campaign of vaccination against yellow fever in Kisenso district, of the DRC's capital Kinsha...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:53 PM
Content of melatonin in supplements can differ widely from labels
Content of melatonin in supplements can differ widely from labels
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:18 AM
Kenyan court frees doctors' leaders jailed during health sector strike
Kenyan doctors chant slogans to demand fulfilment of a 2013 agreement between their union and the government that would raise their pay and improve wo...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:11 AM
'Apple-shaped' body could raise risk of diabetes
Researchers found that people with certain genes that predisposed them to higher waist-to-hip ratio also had higher lipids, insulin, glucose and systo...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 10:20 AM
Europe ready to embrace first copies of biotech cancer drugs
FILE PHOTO: Packets of Herceptin sit on pharmacy shelf in London
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 10:12 AM
Kenyan court frees doctors' leaders jailed during health sector strike
Striking doctors hold placards and chant slogans outside the Court of Appeal as they wait for the release of jailed officials of the national doctors&...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 10:06 AM
Swimming-Olympic great Hackett arrested after 'breakdown'
Australian long distance swimming great Grant Hackett was arrested and detained by police in the Gold Coast on Wednesday after a "breakdown"...
HEALTH
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 8:33 AM
Could gene editing help avoid disease? Maybe
Graphic explains the CRISPR-Cas9 method of gene editing; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017 6:40 AM
Actor Hugh Jackman treated for skin cancer again
Australian actor Hugh Jackman
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