6:53 am, December 20, 2014

Health News

Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

Advance for stroke patients: Study finds that devices to remove a clot can limit disability

Friday - 12/19/2014, 03:08pm EST

Man unable to use arms faces gun possession charge

New Jersey man who can't use his arms faces gun possession charge, stays jailed for months

Friday - 12/19/2014, 03:00pm EST

Colorado funds medical marijuana research, a first

New frontier: Colorado dedicates $8M for medical marijuana research to understand benefits

Friday - 12/19/2014, 02:28pm EST

A fresh setback for efforts to cure HIV infection

New setback for HIV cure efforts; 6 transplants didn't work like the Berlin patient's did

Friday - 12/19/2014, 02:20pm EST

Vikings VP helps in fighting cancer

Vikings vice president and wife donate $1 million to fight cancer

Friday - 12/19/2014, 02:12pm EST

UK proposes rules for embryos made from 3 people

UK proposes rules to allow embryos to be made from DNA of 3 people to avoid genetic diseases

Friday - 12/19/2014, 09:20am EST

Japan scientist quits as cell research discredited

Discredited Japanese researcher resigns after lab fails to replicate stem cell breakthrough

Friday - 12/19/2014, 07:34am EST

Comeau leads Penguins over Avalanche 1-0, OT

Blake Comeau's goal in OT lifts Penguins over Avalanche 1-0

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 11:38pm EST

Ebola: 11th Sierra Leone doctor dies; fire destroys supplies

11th Sierra Leonean doctor dies of Ebola; fire destroys Ebola supplies in Guinea warehouse

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 11:38pm EST

Milwaukee to speed police training in handling mentally ill

Milwaukee mayor: Police will speed up training of all officers to handle mentally ill

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 09:54pm EST

2 in meningitis outbreak case to be released

2 men facing charges in meningitis outbreak case to be free, pending trial

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 06:56pm EST

Florida guard Carter could miss time with strep throat

Florida guard Eli Carter could miss game against Wake Forest because of strep throat

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 05:50pm EST

Correction: Meningitis Outbreak story

Correction: Meningitis Outbreak story

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 03:50pm EST

Penguins star Crosby nearing return from mumps

Penguins star Sidney Crosby nears return from mumps, goalie Fleury tests negative for virus

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 01:30pm EST

Merck buys Swiss biotech with promising cancer drug

Drugmaker Merck buys Swiss biotech with promising experimental drug for tumors, blood cancers

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 01:20pm EST

Prince William County to open schools before Labor Day

Prince William County schools to start classes before Labor Day next year

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 01:10pm EST

Napster co-founder to invest in allergy research

Napster co-founder Sean Parker to invest $24M in allergy research at Stanford University

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 12:38pm EST

Supplement maker admits lying about ingredients

Owner of dietary supplement maker admits lying about ingredients, now faces 5-year prison term

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 12:00pm EST

2014: A year of battle lines drawn over dinner

Itching for a food fight? Here are the big issues that divided us in 2014

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 10:42am EST

Frank Beamer resting at home after throat surgery

Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer expected to coach in bowl game after throat surgery

Saturday - 12/06/2014, 10:30pm EST

Cuban doctor back home after being cured of Ebola

Doctor on Cuban medical team in Africa back home after being cured of Ebola at Swiss hospital

Saturday - 12/06/2014, 09:04pm EST
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