7:53 pm, December 19, 2014

Health News

Cancer patients testing drugs on mouse 'avatars'

Very personalized medicine: Some cancer patients are using mouse 'avatars' to test drugs

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 11:16am EST

Survey finds teens trending toward e-cigarettes

Government survey shows surprising number of teens try e-cigarettes as regular smoking drops

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 05:54am EST

Column: Mayweather must fight Pacquiao next

Column: Mayweather must fight Pacquiao next for career to have legitimacy

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 02:20am EST

UN commission asks for Ebola debt forgiveness

UN commission appeals for debt cancellation for Ebola affected countries

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 02:20am EST

Can identifying mental illness stop terror attacks?

Authorities look for mental health clues in fight to stop 'lone wolf' attackers

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 02:14am EST

Appeals court upholds condom use in LA porn films

Appeals court upholds LA County ordinance requiring use of condoms in porn films

Monday - 12/15/2014, 11:10pm EST

Justices reject Arizona bid over abortion drugs

Supreme Court rejects Arizona effort to enforce restrictions on drug-induced abortions

Monday - 12/15/2014, 10:10pm EST

Coburn blocks bill on veterans' suicide prevention

Okla. Sen. Coburn blocks bill intended to boost suicide prevention programs for veterans

Monday - 12/15/2014, 09:10pm EST

Obama: New surgeon general will help US save lives

Obama says new surgeon general, Dr Vivek Murthy, will help US save lives at home, abroad

Monday - 12/15/2014, 07:50pm EST

Obama: US must remain vigilant in Ebola fight

Obama says US must remain vigilant in Ebola fight, even without recent domestic transmissions

Monday - 12/15/2014, 06:04pm EST

California battles whooping cough epidemic

California battles its worst whooping cough epidemic in 70 years with nearly 10,000 cases

Monday - 12/15/2014, 05:30pm EST

Penguins forward Beau Bennett tested for mumps

Penguins testing forward Beau Bennett for mumps after symptoms arise

Monday - 12/15/2014, 05:19pm EST

Merriam-Webster names 'culture' word of the year

The cult of culture: Merriam-Webster names 'culture' its 2014 word of the year

Monday - 12/15/2014, 04:44pm EST

Clinton, Bloomberg: Data will help women's issues

Hillary Clinton, Bloomberg, UN Foundation: Need data to help address women's issues worldwide

Monday - 12/15/2014, 04:20pm EST

France wants to legalize terminal sedation

French president wants to legalize sedation of the terminally ill amid debate over euthanasia

Monday - 12/15/2014, 04:12pm EST

Crunch time again for health insurance sign-ups

Monday's deadline for obtaining coverage by Jan. 1 is big test for revamped

Monday - 12/15/2014, 03:44pm EST

Liberia postpones elections again because of Ebola

Liberia postpones elections again because of Ebola; 12th doctor sickened in Sierra Leone

Monday - 12/15/2014, 01:20pm EST

Ebola vaccine trial suspended after side effects

Swiss researchers suspend trial of Ebola vaccine after unexpected side effects reported

Monday - 12/15/2014, 08:30am EST

Confusion on the menu for European allergen rule

Confusion on the menu as European allergen rule takes effect for restaurants, bakeries

Monday - 12/15/2014, 12:24am EST

Penguins star Crosby diagnosed with the mumps

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby diagnosed with the mumps

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 10:10pm EST
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