3:02 pm, December 17, 2014

Health News

14 charged in deadly 2012 meningitis outbreak

14 at Massachusetts pharmacy charged in meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people

Updated 00 minutes, 01 seconds ago

Study: Removing clot helps limit stroke disability

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

Updated 00 minutes, 21 seconds ago

Marijuana research projects getting state funding

Medical marijuana research projects getting state funding in Colorado

Updated 00 minutes, 35 seconds ago

Arkansas' model Medicaid experiment in jeopardy

Once a national model, Arkansas' Medicaid experiment is in jeopardy of being abandoned

Updated 00 minutes, 40 seconds ago

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

Updated 00 minutes, 46 seconds ago

Congress agrees to widen federal help for disabled

Congress sends Obama bipartisan bill to help disabled save for expenses with tax-free accounts

Updated 00 minutes, 50 seconds ago

Brain-injury program working with NFL players

Michigan center updates military veteran brain-injury program to include football players

Updated 00 minutes, 51 seconds ago

Cases of most common STD fell for first time in 30 years

Report on sexually transmitted diseases shows chlamydia cases falling, first time in 30 years

Updated 00 minutes, 53 seconds ago

UN chief heading to West Africa to see response to Ebola

UN chief heading to West Africa to show solidarity with Ebola-hit countries and see response

Updated 01 minutes, 56 seconds ago

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the US and abroad

Updated 01 minutes, 57 seconds ago

Napster co-founder to invest in allergy research

Napster co-founder Sean Parker to invest $24M in allergy research at Stanford University

Updated 06 minutes, 30 seconds ago

Alcohol calorie counts to be on menus by next year

Calorie labels for alcoholic drinks will be on the menu _ but not at the bar _ by next year

Updated 06 minutes, 32 seconds ago

House searches for Ebola in Sierra Leone capital

Sierra Leone launches house-to-house searches in capital area for new Ebola cases

Updated 06 minutes, 38 seconds ago

Survey: E-cigs surpass regular cigs in teen use

Survey finds e-cigarettes surpass regular smoking for US teens

Updated 06 minutes, 51 seconds ago

Experts: It was a busy, black-eye year for disease control

Ebola, enterovirus, errors: Experts say 2014 was not the best of times for public health

Updated 12 minutes, 00 seconds ago

Top news of 2014 left public grasping for answers

In year of calamity and conflict, top news raised tough questions that defied resolution

Updated 32 minutes, 07 seconds ago

3 tips to help use remaining health account funds

3 tips to help use health flexible spending account money before losing it

Updated 1 hours, 13 minutes ago

Massachusetts doctor cured of Ebola returning to Liberia

Massachusetts doctor cured of Ebola returning to Liberia to resume medical mission work

Updated 1 hours, 24 minutes ago

Mom charged for giving sons pot for medical reasons

Michigan woman charged for giving sons, ages 10 and 12, marijuana for medical reasons

Updated 1 hours, 34 minutes ago

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

Updated 1 hours, 42 minutes ago

Whole30 lifestyle creators have diet book deal

Whole30 lifestyle creators Melissa and Dallas Hartwig have new diet book coming in April

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