12:48 pm, December 19, 2014

Health News

Avian flu spreading in southwest British Columbia

Avian flu has spread to 7 farms in British Columbia; 155,000 birds dead or will be euthanized

Friday - 12/12/2014, 04:20pm EST

Liberian president: Help needed to stamp out Ebola

Liberia's president tells Congress help needed to stamp out Ebola, prevent future outbreaks

Friday - 12/12/2014, 04:20pm EST

Atkins diet co-author sentenced to 41 months

Atkins diet co-author sentenced to 41 months in prison, nearly $300K in tax restitution

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

Mali: Last known Ebola case has recovered

Mali: Last Ebola patient has recovered, been released; 26 people being monitored for symptoms

Friday - 12/12/2014, 01:06pm EST

Czech Embassy targeted with poison in envelope

Envelope with poison is mailed to the Czech Embassy in Slovakia

Friday - 12/12/2014, 11:49am EST

In Newtown, mental health problems still emerging

2 years after Newtown shooting, mental problems still emerging; 'Will we ever be 100 percent?'

Friday - 12/12/2014, 11:34am EST

Saudi pledges $35 million for fight against Ebola

Saudi Arabia pledges $35 million to help West African countries detect cases of Ebola

Friday - 12/12/2014, 09:40am EST

U-Md. event highlights infectious disease research

U-Md. medical school event highlights efforts to stop spread of Ebola, AIDS

Friday - 12/12/2014, 05:50am EST

UN says several months needed to control Ebola

UN Ebola chief: It will take several more months before West Africa outbreak is under control

Friday - 12/12/2014, 03:10am EST

Mumps spreading through suddenly sick NHL

Mumps is the word in the NHL as illness has affects hockey players from coast to coast

Friday - 12/12/2014, 02:06am EST

Congress relaxes whole grain standards for schools

Congress relaxes whole grain standards for schools in big year-end spending bill

Friday - 12/12/2014, 12:28am EST

Debt and hunger at birthplace of Ebola in Guinea

At birthplace of Ebola in Guinea, villagers struggling with debt, stigma, hunger and anger

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 08:12pm EST

Man who poisoned wife seeks trust for daughter, 7

Researcher who fatally poisoned wife with cyanide wants to establish fund for daughter, 7

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 04:29pm EST

US nurse exposed to Ebola monitored in DC area

US nurse exposed to Ebola virus in West Africa arrives at DC-area hospital

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 04:29pm EST

Ebola fighters named Time Person of the Year

Ebola fighters named 2014 Person of the Year by Time magazine

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 03:54pm EST

New HPV vaccine strengthens cancer protection

New Gardasil vaccine protects against additional 5 strains that cause cervical cancer

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 02:58pm EST

Sierra Leone president makes Ebola plea to chiefs

Sierra Leonean president implores traditional chiefs to stop practices that spread Ebola

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 02:30pm EST

UN Ebola chief's focus is on Sierra Leone, Guinea

UN Ebola chief's focus is on 'troublesome' areas of Sierra Leone, Guinea

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 01:28pm EST

Training delays Cuban doctors from fighting Ebola

Lack of training delays Cuban doctors in West Africa from joining the fight against Ebola

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 10:26am EST

Obama health adviser apologizes for 'glib' remarks

Obama health adviser Gruber apologizes for 'glib, thoughtless' remarks now under attack by GOP

Thursday - 12/11/2014, 08:56am EST
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