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Health News

Study: Ebola takes worst toll on babies, other young kids

WHO study finds Ebola has taken its worse toll on babies, other young kids in West Africa

Friday - 03/27/2015, 08:12pm EDT

Obama says he's ready to sign Medicare doctor payment fix

Obama says he's ready to sign fix of Medicare doctor payments, without endorsing legislation

Friday - 03/27/2015, 08:12pm EDT

Medical experts look beyond law to make youth sports safer

Medical experts turn to high school associations, not lawmakers, to strengthen safety

Friday - 03/27/2015, 06:50pm EDT

2nd western Minnesota turkey farm hit by bird flu outbreak

Bird flu found at 2nd turkey farm in Minnesota; 22K died from virus, 44K more to be killed

Friday - 03/27/2015, 06:38pm EDT

Google, Johnson & Johnson team up to build robot surgeons

Google's robotic research to move into operating room in partnership with Johnson & Johnson

Friday - 03/27/2015, 06:23pm EDT

Justices seem divided over EPA mercury limits

Supreme Court appears divided over EPA limits on mercury emissions from power plants

Friday - 03/27/2015, 02:50pm EDT

Little vetting of pilots for mental health, US experts say

Little effort is applied to vetting airline pilots for mental health issues, US experts say

Friday - 03/27/2015, 01:08pm EDT

Science, patients driving rare disease drug research surge

Science, industry economics, patients are boosting research on rare disease drugs _ and hope

Friday - 03/27/2015, 04:10am EDT

House OKs bipartisan Medicare doctor bill; fate up to Senate

House OKs bipartisan bill halting Medicare doctors' fee cuts, shifting spotlight to Senate

Friday - 03/27/2015, 03:26am EDT

Sea otter rescued in California oil spill dies of shark bite

Sea otter that made headlines after surviving 2009 California oil spill dies of shark bite

Friday - 03/27/2015, 02:44am EDT

Poetry pulled Texas center McGee-Stafford from depression

Slam poetry helped pull Texas center McGee-Stafford out from depression

Friday - 03/27/2015, 02:16am EDT

10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 11:30pm EDT

A look at some key statistics on rare diseases in the US

A look at some key statistics on rare diseases in the US

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 06:38pm EDT

Mexico double-transplant patient eyes US humanitarian entry

Mexico man twice denied US visa for double-organ transplant seeks humanitarian entry

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 06:35pm EDT

Maker of tainted medical scopes issues new cleaning guide

Maker of medical scopes linked to 'superbug' outbreaks issues new cleaning instructions

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 05:58pm EDT

Police: Mother faked cancer during child abuse investigation

Police: Mother faked cancer to elicit sympathy during child abuse investigation

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 05:50pm EDT

NHL concussion lawsuit plaintiffs want Bettman to testify

Former NHL players in concussion lawsuit vs. league seek deposition from Bettman

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:58pm EDT

American who contracted Ebola improves, in serious condition

American worker who contracted Ebola in Africa improves, now in serious condition

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:40pm EDT

Paid to sleep: NY cracks down on napping health workers

New York cracking down on health care workers who deliberately sleep while on the job

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 04:40pm EDT
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