4:06 pm, May 28, 2015

Health News

Striking Zimbabwean nurses refuse to work night shift

Striking Zimbabwean nurses call $3 wage for weeklong night shift a 'mockery;' demand more pay

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 01:18pm EDT

Police: Teacher lowered autistic boy head-first into trash

Police: Teacher put autistic boy head-first into trash with story about 'Oscar the Grouch'

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 01:04pm EDT

Nursing stations installed at Newark, LaGuardia airports

Nursing stations installed in time for Mother's Day at Newark, LaGuardia airports

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 11:00am EDT

Serb far-right leader underwent surgery, his party says

Serb far-right leader undergoes surgery while defying UN war crimes court, party says

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 09:28am EDT

Among Hispanics, Puerto Ricans seem to have worst health

CDC report: Puerto Ricans fare worst among Hispanics in key health and death statistics

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 06:20am EDT

Aetna curtails coverage of surgical tool tied to cancer risk

Insurer Aetna to stop most coverage of hysterectomy approach tied to risk of spreading cancer

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 02:38am EDT

Pharmaceutical firm wants lethal injection drugs returned

Pharmaceutical company demands states return supplies of drugs obtained for lethal injection

Thursday - 05/07/2015, 01:58am EDT

Broadway stars to celebrate B. Smith, help fight Alzheimer's

Broadway stars to celebrate B. Smith and help fight Alzheimer's disease

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 08:28pm EDT

Missouri woman pleads guilty in relatives' poisoning deaths

Missouri woman pleads guilty to poisoning father, brother; will testify against mother

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 07:46pm EDT

Jeni's traces listeria to ice cream pint-filling machine

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams traces source of listeria in Ohio facility to pint-filling machine

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 07:40pm EDT

No agreement between Florida governor, feds on Medicaid

No agreement on Medicaid, hospital funding as Florida Gov. Scott meets with HHS secretary

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 07:19pm EDT

Pop star and pastor call for AIDS funding

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 06:56pm EDT

Feds offer exit plan for Montana town's asbestos cleanup

Feds offer exit plan for asbestos town cleanup, say remaining contamination is manageable

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 06:24pm EDT

Study: Gay, bisexual kids bullied more, even at early age

Study finds gay, bisexual children get bullied more than classmates, even at a young age

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 06:10pm EDT

Alexion Pharma to pay $8.4 billion for Synageva BioPharma

Alexion to pay premium in $8.4 B deal for rare disease treatment developer Synageva BioPharma

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 05:16pm EDT

High-tech sensors help kids keep eye on aging parents

Aging parents keep independence, kids get peace of mind with new home sensor systems

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 05:16pm EDT

NYC mayor proposes millions in new mental health services

NYC mayor proposes millions of dollars in new mental health services, first lady's chief cause

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 04:58pm EDT

Study: Cutting carbon dioxide saves 3,500 US lives a year

Study confirms Obama Administration claim that cutting heat-trapping gases also saves lives

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 04:38pm EDT

Polish doctors perform rare throat-area transplant

Polish doctors perform rare, extensive throat-area transplant on cancer patient

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 03:50pm EDT

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer undergoes appendectomy

Ohio State's Meyer undergoes appendectomy, but trip to throw out first Yankees pitch still on

Wednesday - 05/06/2015, 02:10pm EDT
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