12:55 am, October 31, 2014

Health News

First marijuana planted for medical use in Chile

Chile plants first medical marijuana, aimed to help cancer, epilepsy patients

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 11:22pm EDT

FDA approves vaccine to block meningitis strain

FDA approves Pfizer vaccine to prevent bacteria linked to meningitis in college students

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Penn State's Keiser has another surgery on bowel

Penn State's Keiser has additional surgery on bowel injury; at intensive care in hospital

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 08:10pm EDT

Australian surfer kicks shark as it bites his foot

Australian surfers says be stepped on a shark before it mauled him off east coast

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 07:50pm EDT

School defends barring student who visited Nigeria

Milford school superintendent defends decision to keep student who visited Nigeria from school

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 06:19pm EDT

Hiram College defending, rooting for Lauren Hill

Hiram College players will defend Lauren Hill while rooting for her to score

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Liberia ambassador: US aid key to stopping Ebola

Ambassador says Liberia could get Ebola crisis under control by year's end with US help

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 05:23pm EDT

US sends health official to Cuban Ebola meeting

US sends health official to Cuban Ebola meeting, sign of cooperation over epidemic

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Sole ND abortion clinic halts medication abortions

North Dakota's sole abortion clinic halts medication abortions in wake of Supreme Court ruling

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 04:56pm EDT

Lab tech: Dead doctor's blood had 'lethal' poison

Lab technician: Test on dead neurologist's blood had 'very, very high' level of cyanide

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 04:40pm EDT

A look at marijuana laws in Latin America

A glance at marijuana laws in Latin America and the Caribbean

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 04:05pm EDT

Jeb Bush: Obama handling of Ebola 'incompetent'

Jeb Bush says Obama handling of Ebola crisis incompetent;' supports travel restrictions

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Terminally ill woman fulfills bucket-list wish

Terminally ill woman who plans to end her life under Oregon law fulfills wish on bucket list

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Cuba tries to drive up fertility amid baby slump

With birth rate slumping, Cuba launches nationwide push to increase number of babies

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero

Elton John calls Pope Francis 'my hero' at AIDS benefit, honors New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Ebola puts Ghana's bush meat traders out of work

Ebola puts Ghana's bush meat traders out of work as most patrons heed government warnings

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Nurse who had Ebola will be released from hospital

Spokeswoman: Dallas nurse who had Ebola will be released from Atlanta hospital

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 02:06pm EDT

Patient Zero in Ebola outbreak was Guinean toddler

Guinean toddler was West Africa's Patient Zero in Ebola outbreak

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Former NATO chiefs urge alliance to fight Ebola

Former NATO chiefs, European prime ministers urge alliance to join the fight against Ebola

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 12:39pm EDT

Ebola nurse on defensive gets call from Obama

Dallas nurse who traveled with Ebola virus gets support from Obama before leaving hospital

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 12:34pm EDT
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