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Disabled people denied voting rights, group says

Thousands with disabilities denied right to vote in California, group says

Friday - 07/11/2014, 07:58am EDT

Study: Psych drug ER trips approach 90,000 a year

Psych drug ER visits total almost 90,000 yearly; drug in Ambien among the culprits, study says

Friday - 07/11/2014, 06:20am EDT

Japan musician Ryuichi Sakamoto has throat cancer

Japanese musician Ryuichi Sakamoto has throat cancer, cancels concerts to focus on treatment

Friday - 07/11/2014, 06:09am EDT

Forgotten vials of smallpox found in storage room

Forgotten vials of smallpox found in US storage room; unclear whether virus is dead or alive

Friday - 07/11/2014, 02:18am EDT

UN: 50 new Ebola cases in 2 African nations

UN: 50 new Ebola cases in 2 African countries since last week, deadly virus still spreading

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 08:28pm EDT

Royals place Vargas on DL after appendectomy

Royals place lefty Jason Vargas on DL after appendectomy, recall Louis Coleman from Omaha

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 06:20pm EDT

5 things about the Tour de France 6th stage

Tour de France enters beloved city of French kings and postwar reconciliation in Stage 6

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 06:18pm EDT

Ga. governor pushes trials of marijuana derivative

Georgia governor pushes trials of cannabis derivative as South warms up to medical marijuana

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 04:00pm EDT

AIDS research team in Iowa loses $1.38M grant

Federal government withdraws $1.38M research grant for AIDS vaccine from Iowa State team

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Biographical information on Joseph Swedish

A look at Joseph Swedish, CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurer WellPoint

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 11:32am EDT

Mascherano, Zabaleta play on after blows to head

Mascherano and Zabaleta play on in World Cup semifinals after receiving blows to head

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 06:16am EDT

Va. changes regs on long-term care insurance

Virginia regulators change coverage lapse notice requirements for long-term care insurers

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:40am EDT

No practicing on patients: New docs get boot camp

No practicing on patients: Brand-new doctors in Chicago get boot camp first to freshen skills

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:32am EDT

MIT finger device reads to the blind in real time

MIT's FingerReader device helps people with vision impairment read with the swipe of a finger

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 03:28am EDT

Justices to consider nonprofits' contraceptives

Supreme Court's next health law case: Faith-affiliated nonprofits' contraceptive challenge

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 10:26pm EDT

Memphis 'Blue Flu' symbol of pension troubles

Memphis officers' protest reflects tough decisions made by US cities with troubled pensions

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 08:30pm EDT

Ghana: Quarantined US citizen tested for Ebola

Ghana health officials: US citizen undergoing test for Ebola, being held in quarantine

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Man gets 17 years for nursing home beating death

NYC man gets 17 years for fatally beating nursing home roommate with part of wheelchair

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 05:01pm EDT

Who pays your doc? Coming soon to a site near you

A new federal law will give patients an unprecedented look at company payments to doctors

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Religion news in brief

Religion news in brief

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 12:14pm EDT
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