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Health News

Entrepreneurship the answer for some with autism

People with autism find purpose, income and joy by starting their own small businesses

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:28am EDT

Detrick lab to study Ebola treatment

Fort Detrick lab to study experimental Ebola drug

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:15am EDT

Rabies confirmed in Smyth, suspected in Norfolk

Smyth County resident exposed to rabid cat undergoing treatment, rabies suspected in Norfolk

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 09:53am EDT

Doctors: Ebola drug poses 'impossible dilemma'

Doctors say decision not to use untested Ebola drug on African doctor an 'impossible dilemma'

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 02:32am EDT

Farms are focus of studies on drinking water toxin

Researchers are trying to identify the role of farms in algae linked to tainted drinking water

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 01:30am EDT

Jets all wet, accept Pats' Ice Bucket Challenge

Wet Jets end last practice in Cortland by getting doused as part of ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 08:38pm EDT

Husband, wife turned to God when she got Ebola

Quarantined missionary says he hopes to be reunited soon with wife who contracted Ebola

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Drugmaker not ready to use Ebola drug in Africa

Canadian drugmaker Tekmira says not ready to make experimental Ebola drug available in Africa

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Panel urges 2nd pneumonia shot for older adults

Panel: People 65 and older should get a 2nd, different shot against pneumonia-causing bacteria

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 05:58pm EDT

FDA approves new sleeping drug from Merck

FDA approves new sleeping pill to treat insomnia patients who have trouble staying asleep

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 05:48pm EDT

Judge questions burdens for Texas abortion access

Texas abortion law trial ends with federal judge wondering how far is too far to get procedure

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 05:20pm EDT

MLBPA to launch 'strikeout cancer' initiative

MLB players, led by Cardinals reliever Jason Motte, to launch 'strikeout cancer' initiative

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Obama takes step to improve government technology

After health care website disaster, Obama creates new team to improve government technology

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Ebola fears infiltrate African sports

Ebola fears forcing major problems for African Cup tournament

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Ebola forces Sierra Leone to skip Youth Olympics

Sierra Leone's Youth Olympic team told not to go to China for games because of Ebola

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Autistic business owners capitalize on strengths

Autistic people can draw on their strengths to run their own companies

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Lots of big NFL names hoping for big comebacks

NFL 2014: A year removed from lost seasons, big-name players aiming for big-time comebacks

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Lovebirds in Arizona died from parrot fever

20 lovebirds found dead in Scottsdale, Arizona, yard were infected with parrot fever

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Soaked for charity: Ice bucket challenges get cool

Soaked for charity: Ice bucket challenges getting popular online as way to raise charity funds

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Rohingya children in Myanmar camps going hungry

In camps for Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya Muslims, kids show signs of severe malnutrition

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Ga. trial shows food safety relies on honor system

Salmonella trial shows how US food safety relies on honor system that can kill when it fails

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 01:53pm EDT

FDA lifts hold on experimental Ebola drug

Drugmaker says FDA modifies hold on experimental Ebola drug, potentially clearing way for use

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 10:00am EDT

Nigeria declares national emergency over Ebola

Nigeria president declares national emergency over Ebola, approves intervention fund

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 05:40am EDT

Art from Watterson's comics return auctioned

Artwork from 'Calvin and Hobbes' creator Bill Watterson's return to comics auctioned

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 04:56am EDT

Lack of experience fuels West Africa Ebola crisis

E. Africa learned hard lessons from Ebola, a disease alien to W. Africa, fueling deaths there

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 04:46am EDT

Nevada complaint seeks to require condoms in porn

California-based foundation files complaint in Nevada to force porn actors to use condoms

Saturday - 08/09/2014, 02:00am EDT

Ohio water crisis: Threat isn't going away soon

Danger of another water emergency will hang over western Lake Erie through the next few months

Friday - 08/08/2014, 10:32pm EDT

Spain priest with Ebola stable in Madrid hospital

Spanish priest with Ebola virus in stable condition after returning to Spain

Friday - 08/08/2014, 10:28pm EDT

Harvard, citing Ebola, issues travel advisory

Harvard University advises students, staff against travel to countries with Ebola outbreaks

Friday - 08/08/2014, 06:50pm EDT
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