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Health News

Liberia hopes US Ebola aid pushes world to do more

Liberian president says she hopes promised US anti-Ebola aid spurs world into further action

Updated 08 minutes, 18 seconds ago

Obama reaffirms opposition to US combat in Iraq

Obama: US troops in Iraq 'do not and will not' have a combat mission in militant fight

Updated 08 minutes, 32 seconds ago

Study: Artificial Sweeteners may promote diabetes

Study suggests artificial sweeteners may set stage for developing diabetes in some people

Updated 08 minutes, 47 seconds ago

Scots' inventions are fuel for independence debate

Independence debate mines history of Scottish inventions, from television to the flush toilet

Updated 09 minutes, 42 seconds ago

Hospitals struggled during Sandy, report says

Hospitals struggled to handle challenges presented by Superstorm Sandy, federal report finds

Updated 09 minutes, 43 seconds ago

Ebola survivor: No time to waste as Obama ups aid

Obama expands US response to Ebola epidemic as doctor who survived says no time to waste

Updated 09 minutes, 52 seconds ago

Australia promises $6.4 million to fight Ebola

Australia promises $6.4 million to fight Ebola in West Africa where at least 2,400 have died

Updated 10 minutes, 01 seconds ago

Doctor pleads guilty to cancer treatment fraud

Prosecutor will seek life sentence after Detroit-area cancer doctor admits fraud in treatments

Updated 10 minutes, 01 seconds ago

Severe respiratory illness confirmed in 12 states

CDC: Severe respiratory illness _ from uncommon virus _ has now been confirmed in 12 states

Updated 10 minutes, 02 seconds ago

CDC study: Americans' bellies are expanding fast

CDC study: Americans' bellies are expanding fast _ a particularly dangerous trend

Updated 10 minutes, 02 seconds ago

Tracing the rise of Ebola in West Africa

Timeline tracks creeping spread of Ebola, with officials being at times alarmed or confident

Updated 10 minutes, 03 seconds ago

More children live to age 5, work still to be done

Death rates down, but world lags in meeting goal of sharply reducing child mortality by 2015

Updated 10 minutes, 05 seconds ago

Study: Americans endure unwanted care near death

Americans want to die at home, free from pain, but often the opposite happens, report finds

Updated 10 minutes, 56 seconds ago

Anthem, hospitals join to offer new insurance plan

Anthem Blue Cross joins with hospitals to offer new insurance plan to California employers

Updated 10 minutes, 57 seconds ago

NFL, union agree to new drug policy, HGH testing

NFL, union agree to changes to performance-enhancing drug policy; 3 players can return

Updated 23 minutes, 45 seconds ago

Experts: Chopin's heart shows signs of TB

Medical experts say composer Frederic Chopin's preserved heart bears signs of tuberculosis

Updated 1 hours, 15 minutes ago

1st UK volunteer gets experimental Ebola vaccine

1st UK volunteer gets experimental Ebola vaccine, could be used in West Africa if proven safe

Updated 1 hours, 19 minutes ago

Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccines

Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into flu shots, other vaccines

Updated 1 hours, 27 minutes ago

Belgium grants jailed rapist, murderer euthanasia

Jailed rapist and murderer deemed incurable gets approval to be euthanized in Belgium

Updated 1 hours, 46 minutes ago

Georgetown student dies of apparent meningitis

Georgetown nursing student dies of apparent meningitis

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 12:00pm EDT

US eating habits improve a bit _ except among poor

Hold the champagne: Improved US eating habits still aren't great; rich-poor diet gap has grown

Friday - 09/05/2014, 02:48pm EDT
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