11:51 am, December 19, 2014

Health News

China mulling cigarette tax increase to curb smoking

China mulling cigarette tax increase as nation of 300 million smokers cracks down

Wednesday - 12/10/2014, 06:00am EST

Major provisions of $1.1T omnibus spending bill

Major policy, funding provisions of $1.1T omnibus spending bill

Wednesday - 12/10/2014, 04:10am EST

Mexican boy with massive tumor moved out of ICU

Mexican boy with part of massive tumor removed is moved out of ICU after surgery in New Mexico

Wednesday - 12/10/2014, 03:50am EST

South Africa's Tutu gets prostate cancer treatment

South African retired archbishop Tutu cancels travel plan because of prostate cancer treatment

Wednesday - 12/10/2014, 02:30am EST

Civil rights leader Lowery recovering from surgery

Civil rights leader Joseph Lowery recovering from surgery after falling, fracturing hip

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 09:40pm EST

House backs bill to lower suicide rate among vets

House approves bill to improve suicide prevention programs for veterans

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 06:10pm EST

UN: Enough Ebola beds will be operating by Jan. 31

UN Ebola chief says needed treatment facilities will be operating in West Africa by Jan. 31

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 06:00pm EST

Bogut could miss time with right knee tendinitis

Warriors center Andrew Bogut questionable to play against Rockets with right knee tendinitis

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 04:30pm EST

Patient hurts 2 nurses, guard in Oklahoma hospital

Police: Patient injures 2 nurses, guard in Oklahoma City hospital attack; suspect arrested

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 02:39pm EST

Chiefs' Eric Berry diagnosed with cancer

Chiefs safety Eric Berry to undergo chemotherapy after diagnosis confirms Hodgkin's lymphoma

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 02:16pm EST

In Ebola outbreak, bad data adds another problem

In Ebola outbreak, bad data complicates control efforts; UN concedes some numbers unreliable

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:06pm EST

Chalupny back after 5 years; concussion history

Top American Lori Chalupny back after 5 years; concussion history cost her place on US team

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 11:20am EST

Russian TV series to be advised by murder suspect

Suspect in killing of Russian spy to consult on Russian TV miniseries about the case

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 10:40am EST

Health law impacts primary care doc shortage

Wave of newly insured patients stresses primary care doctor shortage

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 06:36am EST

Sierra Leone doctors strike for better Ebola care

Junior doctors in Sierra Leone on strike to demand better care for those infected with Ebola

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 04:10am EST

Poland rejects toxic waste sent from El Salvador

Poland rejects toxic waste shipped from El Salvador due to be destroyed in southern town

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 02:50am EST

Kate visits NYC kids; Prince William joins Obama

Kate tours child development center with NYC's first lady as Prince William meets with Obama

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 01:10am EST

A handful of countries contributes most to climate

To make dent in climate problem, action is needed by the countries with biggest emissions

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 12:50am EST

Religious nonprofits challenge health law

Religious nonprofits unhappy with birth-control exemption challenge health law in court

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 12:32am EST

Avian flu outbreak hits 2 British Columbia farms

Avian flu outbreak hits 2 British Columbia poultry farms; thousands of birds will be killed

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 09:20am EST

LA city attorney sues to block pot delivery app

Los Angeles city attorney sues to block mobile phone app for medical marijuana delivery

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 08:10am EST
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