11:29 pm, March 4, 2015

Health News

Northern California wine taster uses blindness to advantage

Blind Northern California wine taster's renown grows with each swirl, sniff and gulp

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 07:10pm EST

Glen Campbell's Oscar nod for original song caps his career

Now afflicted with Alzheimer's, Glen Campbell's Oscar nod for original song caps his career

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 04:20pm EST

In a twist, fight for medical pot goes to Florida Statehouse

After narrow loss at ballot box, fight for medical marijuana moves to Florida Statehouse

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 03:22pm EST

Finger-pointing, lawsuits likely to follow 'superbug' scare

Debate over what caused 'superbug' outbreak at Los Angeles hospital likely to end up in court

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 12:20pm EST

More sick sea lion pups washing up on California beaches

More sick, dying sea lion pups washing up on California beaches; experts cite warm ocean water

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 12:20pm EST

AP Interview: Liberia leader urges help in post-Ebola phase

AP Interview: Liberian president calls for international help to move beyond Ebola crisis

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 11:18am EST

NYC, Orthodox Jews in talks over ritual after herpes cases

Orthodox Jews, NYC officials negotiate over 'oral suction' circumcision after herpes cases

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 10:42am EST

Anti-abortion advocate Dr. John Willke dies at 89 in Ohio

John Willke, an Ohio doctor who was an early leader in the anti-abortion movement, dies at 89

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 10:08am EST

Andean culture frustrates organ transplants in Bolivia

In Bolivia, cost-free organ transplant program hamstrung by culture and 'curanderos'

Sunday - 02/22/2015, 07:42am EST

Singapore's founder hospitalized with pneumonia

Singapore's founder, 91-year-old Lee Kuan Yew, hospitalized with severe pneumonia

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 11:16pm EST

Nursing home worker in China kills 3, injures 15 with brick

Nursing home worker owed wages kills 3 elderly residents, injures 15 with brick in China

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 10:30pm EST

Physicist whose work helped world see 1st moon walk dies

Ernest Sternglass, physicist whose research helped world see 1st moon walk, dies at 91

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 02:50pm EST

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

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

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 07:18am EST

Liberia to end Ebola curfew, open land border crossings

Liberia's president orders end to Ebola curfew, opening of land border crossings as cases fall

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 07:16am EST

Student brings mercury, spills it at school; no one hurt

Student brings mercury, spills it at school, forcing 400-plus decontaminations but no injuries

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 04:30am EST

DNC chair denies she tried to silence critic

DNC chair Wasserman Schultz denies she considered trading her support to silent a critic

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 04:30am EST

World Health Organization approves 1st quick test for Ebola

World Health Organization OKs US-made quick test for Ebola that gives results in 15 minutes

Saturday - 02/21/2015, 04:20am EST

Indian health authorizes say 700 have died in flu outbreak

Health authorities say 700 people have died in H1N1 flu outbreak in India over past 10 weeks

Friday - 02/20/2015, 09:20pm EST

Measles infections in California grow to 123

123 measles infections recorded in California; most tied to Disneyland

Friday - 02/20/2015, 08:40pm EST

Lions rescued from circuses in Peru get their teeth fixed

Lions rescued from circuses in Peru get their teeth fixed by veterinarians

Friday - 02/20/2015, 06:39pm EST

Berlin measles traced to refugees, but 2 cases linked to US

Rash of measles cases in Berlin traced to refugees, but 2 infections are linked to US travel

Saturday - 02/14/2015, 12:40pm EST
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