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Health News

Report: Radiation leak at nuclear dump was small

Report: Radiation leak at US nuclear waste dump was small, no negative health effects expected

Updated 01 minutes, 53 seconds ago

Colorado funds medical marijuana research, a first

New frontier: Colorado dedicates $8M for medical marijuana research to understand benefits

Updated 03 minutes, 45 seconds ago

European court rules obesity can be a disability

European court rules obesity can be a disability; decision could have vast implications

Updated 1 hours, 47 minutes ago

Japan scientist quits as cell research discredited

Discredited Japanese researcher resigns after lab fails to replicate stem cell breakthrough

Friday - 12/19/2014, 01:20am EST

Minnesota links caramel apples, 2 listeria deaths

Minnesota health officials say 2 deaths linked to listeria-contaminated caramel apples

Friday - 12/19/2014, 12:40am EST

Cambodian villagers angry over HIV outbreak

Cambodian leader urges villagers not to lynch unlicensed doctor suspected of spreading HIV

Friday - 12/19/2014, 12:40am EST

A fresh setback for efforts to cure HIV infection

New setback for HIV cure efforts; 6 transplants didn't work like the Berlin patient's did

Friday - 12/19/2014, 12:40am EST

Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

Advance for stroke patients: Study finds that devices to remove a clot can limit disability

Friday - 12/19/2014, 12:40am EST

UK proposes rules for embryos made from 3 people

UK proposes rules to allow embryos to be made from DNA of 3 people to avoid genetic diseases

Friday - 12/19/2014, 12:40am EST

Comeau leads Penguins over Avalanche 1-0, OT

Blake Comeau's goal in OT lifts Penguins over Avalanche 1-0

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 11:38pm EST

Irish face new abortion row over brain-dead woman

Ireland confronts its abortion ban again as brain-dead pregnant woman kept on life support

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 11:38pm EST

Ebola: 11th Sierra Leone doctor dies; fire destroys supplies

11th Sierra Leonean doctor dies of Ebola; fire destroys Ebola supplies in Guinea warehouse

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 11:38pm EST

Milwaukee to speed police training in handling mentally ill

Milwaukee mayor: Police will speed up training of all officers to handle mentally ill

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 09:54pm EST

2 in meningitis outbreak case to be released

2 men facing charges in meningitis outbreak case to be free, pending trial

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 06:56pm EST

Man unable to use arms faces gun possession charge

New Jersey man who can't use his arms faces gun possession charge, stays jailed for months

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 06:46pm EST

Florida guard Carter could miss time with strep throat

Florida guard Eli Carter could miss game against Wake Forest because of strep throat

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 05:50pm EST

Correction: Meningitis Outbreak story

Correction: Meningitis Outbreak story

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 03:50pm EST

Penguins star Crosby nearing return from mumps

Penguins star Sidney Crosby nears return from mumps, goalie Fleury tests negative for virus

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 01:30pm EST

Merck buys Swiss biotech with promising cancer drug

Drugmaker Merck buys Swiss biotech with promising experimental drug for tumors, blood cancers

Thursday - 12/18/2014, 01:20pm EST

New Mexico sues nursing home chain on care, staff

New Mexico alleges major nursing home chain's skimpy staff hurt residents, overbilled state

Friday - 12/05/2014, 05:40pm EST

An exclusive look at life in Syrian town of Kobani

An exclusive look at life on the frontlines in the fight for the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani

Friday - 12/05/2014, 04:34pm EST
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