12:19 pm, February 27, 2015

Health News

US Coast Guard seizes $1.6M worth of pot in the Caribbean

US Coast Guard reports seizing $1.6 million worth of marijuana near the Dominican Republic

Friday - 02/20/2015, 05:50pm EST

Want a meal on 2 wheels? Utah may halt bikes in drive-thrus

Want a meal on 2 wheels? Utah bill could put brakes on bikes in Salt Lake City drive-thrus

Friday - 02/20/2015, 05:50pm EST

FDA eases access to DNA screening for inherited diseases

FDA opens door to direct-to-consumer genetic tests for rare inheritable disease

Friday - 02/20/2015, 05:10pm EST

Court: Not disclosing HIV before sex is a misdemeanor

NY top court: Man who lied about HIV infection before sex shouldn't face felony charge

Friday - 02/20/2015, 04:58pm EST

WHO: Sharp decline in Ebola cases has now leveled off

WHO: Sharp decline in Ebola cases has leveled off in past month; cause for 'deep concern'

Friday - 02/20/2015, 04:40pm EST

Proposal would pair police, mental health professionals

Baltimore police commissioner wants officers, mental health professionals to team up

Friday - 02/20/2015, 03:30pm EST

In Pakistan, vaccinating children has become a deadly battle

While US debates vaccines, Pakistan is in high-stakes battle to eradicate crippling polio

Friday - 02/20/2015, 12:12pm EST

Obama to discuss Ebola response with Liberia's president

Obama to discuss Ebola response with Liberia's president during White House visit

Friday - 02/20/2015, 10:40am EST

Colorado residents are first to ask feds to block legal pot

Colorado residents are 1st to file lawsuit asking federal government to block legal marijuana

Friday - 02/20/2015, 10:32am EST

US expands air quality monitoring to include some embassies

US expanding air quality monitoring to include some embassies, building on service in Beijing

Friday - 02/20/2015, 10:30am EST

Man in California rampage rehearsed stabbing roommates

Report: Man in California rampage rehearsed killing roommates, 1 of whom was stabbed 94 times

Friday - 02/20/2015, 09:57am EST

Amid measles outbreak, few rules on teacher vaccinations

Measles outbreak highlights lack of requirements for most US teachers to get vaccinated

Friday - 02/20/2015, 09:12am EST

'Superbug' outbreak raises questions about medical scope

'Superbug' outbreak at hospital raises questions about medical scope and cleaning process

Friday - 02/20/2015, 03:10am EST

Healthful diet report: Sugary drinks out; coffee, eggs in

Healthful diet report: Coffee and water instead of sugary drinks; more eggs are OK

Friday - 02/20/2015, 03:10am EST

Manufacturer of device in 'superbug' outbreak faces probe

Manufacturer of medical tool tied to 'superbug' outbreak also faces federal scrutiny

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 09:00pm EST

UN Ebola chief hails successes, warns of fatigue

UN Ebola chief hails Liberia's success in fight against deadly virus, warns against fatigue

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 09:00pm EST

Texas State baseball coach takes leave to fight cancer

Texas State baseball coach Ty Harrington taking leave to fight cancer

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 07:50pm EST

Developmentally disabled to push for more Maryland funding

Developmentally disabled to rally in Annapolis against budget cuts in Maryland

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 06:50pm EST

Michigan-based martial arts program helps kids kick cancer

Detroit-area rabbi helps sick kids learn to use martial arts to manage stress, anxiety, pain

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 06:12pm EST
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