7:46 pm, December 21, 2014

Health News

A handful of countries contributes most to climate

To make dent in climate problem, action is needed by the countries with biggest emissions

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 12:50am EST

Religious nonprofits challenge health law

Religious nonprofits unhappy with birth-control exemption challenge health law in court

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 12:32am EST

NYC Council: No surgery required for gender tag

New York council vote: No surgery required to change gender designation on birth certificate

Monday - 12/08/2014, 07:50pm EST

Feds say cleanup of Montana mining town working

Federal agency: Cleanup of Montana mining town working, but some asbestos will remain

Monday - 12/08/2014, 06:48pm EST

Merck dives into 'superbug' chase with Cubist

Merck spends $8.4 billion on Cubist to intensify defense against for "superbug" threat

Monday - 12/08/2014, 05:53pm EST

Walgreen tests virtual doctor visits through app

Drugstore chain Walgreen tests virtual doctor visits through mobile application

Monday - 12/08/2014, 04:22pm EST

Norovirus sickens 200 people on New Zealand cruise

Norovirus sickens about 200 passengers aboard cruise ship in New Zealand

Monday - 12/08/2014, 03:50pm EST

Texas biologists warm chilled sea turtles

Staff at Galveston sea turtle lab treat endangered sea turtles for New England chill

Monday - 12/08/2014, 02:56pm EST

10th Sierra Leonean doctor dies from Ebola

10th Sierra Leonean doctor dies from Ebola as disease continues to hammer health workers

Monday - 12/08/2014, 11:52am EST

Liberian president's son wants rally ban lifted

Liberian president's son, contesting a Senate seat, asks court to overturn ban on rallies

Monday - 12/08/2014, 11:30am EST

Afghan boy visited by Army officer who helped him

Afghan boy gets visit from Army officer who helped bring him to US for corrective surgery

Monday - 12/08/2014, 11:30am EST

Official: 4 new polio cases detected in Pakistan

Health official says 4 new polio cases detected in Pakistan amid surge in crippling disease

Monday - 12/08/2014, 11:30am EST

Famed Los Angeles mountain lion appears recovered

New photos show famous Los Angeles mountain lion recovered from previous mange, poisoning

Monday - 12/08/2014, 11:30am EST

For kids with autism, a 'flight' to ease stress

Children with autism and their families take test 'flight' to alleviate air travel stress

Monday - 12/08/2014, 07:08am EST

CDC report: Ebola reports rarely panned out

CDC report: Only a fraction of calls about possible US Ebola cases warranted investigation

Monday - 12/08/2014, 05:20am EST

GOP pushes waiver from healthier school lunches

House Republicans make final push to give some schools a break from healthier meals

Monday - 12/08/2014, 03:40am EST

Average Affordable Care premiums going up in 2015

Obama administration says Affordable Care premiums will rise, urges customers to shop around

Monday - 12/08/2014, 01:38am EST

Injuries piling up for Cardinals

Cards' Andre Ellington set for IR; Antonio Cromartie has left leg injury

Sunday - 12/07/2014, 10:30pm EST

24 go blind after cataract surgery in India

At least 24 poor, elderly patients go blind after free cataract surgery in north India

Sunday - 12/07/2014, 10:04pm EST

2 doctors say hospital needs more volunteers

Medical missionary group sending 2 doctors to Liberian hospital; more help still needed

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 11:20am EST
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