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Health News

Study: Many hospitals use too many antibiotics

Study: Most hospitals use too many antibiotics, for too long, to treat some patients

Friday - 09/12/2014, 03:40am EDT

American gets blood from fellow Ebola survivor

American receives blood from fellow Ebola survivor; doctors say aggressive treatment working

Friday - 09/12/2014, 01:56am EDT

Slain mountain lion faces tests for link to attack

Slain mountain lion to be tested to determine if it's the big cat that attacked California boy

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 10:52pm EDT

Doctor says Ford biopsy results will take a week

Doctor says Toronto mayor's biopsy results on abdominal tumor won't be known for a week

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 10:15pm EDT

Doctors: Finding source unlikely in E. coli deaths

Doctors don't expect to find source of fatal E. coli that killed 2 children in Northwest

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 09:54pm EDT

Man saved by doctor who walked through storm dies

Alabama man saved by doctor who walked for miles through January snowstorm dies

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 07:40pm EDT

FDA panel backs Novo Nordisk injection for obesity

FDA panel favors approving Novo Nordisk injection for obesity

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 07:30pm EDT

Ex-NFL players lose bid to disrupt concussion deal

7 Ex-NFL players lose bid to disrupt concussion settlement before court 'fairness hearing'

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Gates Foundation to spend $50M on Ebola response

Gates Foundation to spend $50M fighting Ebola, its largest pledge to a humanitarian crisis

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Indy doctors say injury will end Mathis' season

Colts' doctors confirm torn Achilles will end Robert Mathis' season

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 04:50pm EDT

35 deaths attributed to Ebola outbreak in Congo

World Health Organization links 35 deaths to Ebola in Congo, not related to W. Africa outbreak

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 03:50pm EDT

4th US aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

Following delicate routine of other patients, 4th US aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 02:36pm EDT

2 more NFL players face domestic violence issues

Panthers' Hardy, 49ers' McDonald playing while NFL reviews their domestic violence cases

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 02:20pm EDT

ACLU supporting Md. woman in Supreme Court case

Md. woman gets support in Supreme Court pregnancy discrimination case from ACLU

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 11:58am EDT

FDA approves weight-loss drug Contrave

FDA approves weight-loss drug Contrave, third in string of approvals of obesity treatments

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 11:30am EDT

US gives ambulances to Sierra Leone to fight Ebola

US gives 5 ambulances to Sierra Leone; Gates Foundation to spend $50 million on Ebola response

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 10:04am EDT

Veterans Watchdog: VA managers lied about delays

VA inspector general says managers at 13 VA sites lied to investigators about schedule delays

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 09:46am EDT

Toronto mayor hospitalized with suspected tumor

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted to hospital with suspected tumor

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 06:36am EDT

Nebraska doctors: Ebola patient improving

Nebraska doctors say American aid worker with Ebola improving, becoming more alert

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 05:50am EDT

Missouri lawmakers enact 72-hour abortion wait

Missouri lawmakers enact 72-hour abortion waiting period by overriding governor's veto

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 04:38am EDT
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