2:25 pm, May 28, 2015

Health News

FDA seeks more data on safety of hospital hand cleaners

FDA says more data needed on safety, efficacy of widely-used hospital sanitizers

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 10:51am EDT

Padma Lakshmi wants you to go veg for a few meals a month

'Top Chef' host Padma Lakshmi on balancing life, entertaining and a mostly vegetarian diet

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 07:39am EDT

FAA had questioned mental health of Germanwings pilot

FAA officials had questioned the mental health of the Germanwings pilot who crashed airliner

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 05:50am EDT

Jury awards $9.3 million in lead-paint poisoning case

Jury awards Baltimore man $9.3 million for lead-paint poisoning at childhood home

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 04:10am EDT

Jeni's to destroy 265 tons of ice cream after listeria found

Jeni's plans to destroy 265 tons of ice cream after listeria found in facility, in products

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 03:52am EDT

Source of Ohio botulism cases likely was potato salad

Home-canned potatoes used in potato salad was likely cause of botulism outbreak at Ohio church

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 11:00pm EDT

US lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teeth

US calls for lower fluoride level in drinking water; says fluoride is causing splotchy teeth

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 10:40pm EDT

Genetic testing moves into world of employee health

Employers may start helping workers find genetic answers to health problems via new program

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 09:52pm EDT

Kiwi rugby league player retires with concussion symptoms

Ex-New Zealand player Lance Hohaia retires from rugby league because of concussion symptoms

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 07:00pm EDT

Chemical leak at New Jersey medical firm sickens at least 10

Chemical leak at New Jersey medical company leaves several workers ill; 10 taken to hospitals

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 06:18pm EDT

FDA approves injection for melting away double-chin fat

FDA approves Kybella, an injection designed to melt away fat under the chin

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 05:50pm EDT

Sperm bank responds to accusations it misrepresented donor

Sperm bank: No merit to accusations it misrepresented donor whose sperm couple bought

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 04:01pm EDT

Illinois county does booming business in asbestos lawsuits

Rural Illinois county does booming business by attracting nation's biggest asbestos lawsuits

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 03:47pm EDT

Yankees pitcher Tanaka out at least a month with tendinitis

Yankees RHP Masahiro Tanaka out at least a month with forearm strain and wrist tendinitis

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 02:09pm EDT

CDC official: HIV outbreak lessons may spur 'model response'

CDC official: Lessons from Indiana HIV outbreak lessons can hopefully spur 'model response'

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 12:20pm EDT

Report: Insurers skirt health law's protections for women

Women's advocates: Insurers skirt health law's guarantee of maternity, contraceptive coverage

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 09:42am EDT

Listeria concerns spark Hy-Vee recall of pasta salad

Potential listeria contamination of vegetable ingredients spur Hy-Vee to recall a pasta salad

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 09:30am EDT

Japan's Takeda agrees to pay $2.4 bln in diabetes drug suit

Japanese pharmaceutical Takeda agrees to pay $2.4 billion over diabetes drug lawsuit

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 05:20am EDT

New meds help drugmakers weather strong dollar, other issues

New medicines help major US drugmakers weather strong dollar, competition, other issues

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 03:40am EDT

Kirk Gibson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

Kirk Gibson, 1988 NL MVP and former Arizona manager, diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

Wednesday - 04/29/2015, 02:32am EDT

HIV outbreak in Indiana affecting residents' quality of life

Residents in southern Indiana county seeing HIV outbreak say quality of life affected

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 07:00pm EDT

A primer on the bird flu affecting Midwest poultry flocks

Wait for warmth: Questions and answers about the bird flu strain affecting the Midwest

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 05:48pm EDT

Johnny Manziel tries to earn back Browns' trust after rehab

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel taking steps to win back teammates' trust following rehab

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 05:48pm EDT

Waivers may give next president way out of health care feuds

Obama's health care law allows states to get waivers from some divisive requirements come 2017

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 05:36pm EDT
  • 18