7:55 pm, March 3, 2015

Health News

Ebola survivor leaves US after recovery to return to Africa

US aid worker who survived Ebola heads back to Liberia after her recovery from deadly illness

Monday - 03/02/2015, 08:30pm EST

Experts blame anti-vaccine lobby for Bosnia measles outbreak

Experts blame anti-vaccine lobby for Bosnia's measles outbreak, its low immunizations rate

Monday - 03/02/2015, 07:30pm EST

Amsterdam warns tourists white heroin being sold as cocaine

Amsterdam warns about white heroin being sold as cocaine after 3 Danish tourists are taken ill

Monday - 03/02/2015, 05:34pm EST

Homeland Security not the only area of Congress' dysfunction

Homeland Security Department not the only sign of dysfunction in Congress

Monday - 03/02/2015, 04:26pm EST

Alzheimer's patient won't be charged in killing before exam

Prosecutors could charge Alzheimer's patient in deadly beating after mental competency exam

Monday - 03/02/2015, 02:00pm EST

Federal study: Foster kids struggle to get health screenings

Federal study: Some foster kids not getting required health screenings that Medicaid pays for

Monday - 03/02/2015, 01:40pm EST

UN says limit use of personal audio players to 1 hour a day

Turn it down: Millions of young risk hearing loss from prolonged loud music, UN warns

Monday - 03/02/2015, 01:18pm EST

Study: Smokers may tap into multiple sources for nicotine

HEALTHBEAT: Many unanswered questions about e-cigarettes, including use with tobacco products

Monday - 03/02/2015, 01:08pm EST

Pakistan police arrest parents refusing kids' polio vaccine

Pakistan police arrest hundreds of parents for refusing polio vaccine for kids

Monday - 03/02/2015, 12:20pm EST

If Supreme Court says no, they'd lose health insurance help

If Supreme Court says no: Healthy or sick, insured say they'd miss health law subsidies

Monday - 03/02/2015, 12:20pm EST

Newspaper: Nurse who survived Ebola says hospital failed her

Nurse who survived Ebola tells newspaper that Texas hospital and its parent company failed her

Monday - 03/02/2015, 01:24am EST

Panel: Use new meningitis vaccines only for outbreaks

Panel recommends new meningitis vaccines only for outbreaks, not routine shots

Sunday - 03/01/2015, 01:44pm EST

Heat blamed for spray vaccine's failure against swine flu

Company blames heat for why nasal spray flu vaccine didn't work well in kids against swine flu

Sunday - 03/01/2015, 01:00pm EST

Missing teen with Asperger's visiting from Sweden is found

Missing teen with Asperger's syndrome visiting from Sweden found in New York City

Sunday - 03/01/2015, 09:10am EST

Tribes from around US gather to discuss legal marijuana

Tribes from around US converge in Washington state to discuss pros, cons of legal marijuana

Sunday - 03/01/2015, 12:26am EST

First lady: US experiencing food 'culture change'

Michelle Obama: US undergoing food 'culture change,' notes Georgetown team gave fans kale

Saturday - 02/28/2015, 06:34pm EST

Chile's president meets with ailing teen who asked to die

Chile's president meets with 14-year-old girl who went on YouTube asking to be euthanized

Saturday - 02/28/2015, 05:38pm EST

3 new cases of chronic wasting disease detected in Va. deer

3 new cases of chronic wasting disease detected in northwestern Va. during 2014 hunting season

Saturday - 02/28/2015, 01:40pm EST

Sierra Leone registers rise in new Ebola cases

Sierra Leone reinstates new restrictions in response to rise in new confirmed Ebola cases

Saturday - 02/28/2015, 01:09pm EST

Oregon considers bill banning most vaccine exemptions

Oregon lawmakers, parents gear up for fight on bill eliminating most vaccine exemptions

Saturday - 02/28/2015, 01:00pm EST
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