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  • WeWork takes meat off the menu at company events

    WeWork takes meat off the menu at company events

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:45:27 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-07-15 20:40:35 GMT
    Office space sharing company WeWork says it will no longer serve red or white meat at company events and also won't allow employees to charge meat to the company.Full Story
    Office space sharing company WeWork says it will no longer serve red or white meat at company events and also won't allow employees to charge meat to the company.Full Story
  • Conservative states balk at voter-approved medical marijuana

    Conservative states balk at voter-approved medical marijuana

    Friday, July 13 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-07-13 15:45:33 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-07-15 00:28:15 GMT
    Officials in conservative states such as Oklahoma are balking at voter-approved efforts to legalize medical marijuana.Full Story
    Officials in conservative states such as Oklahoma are balking at voter-approved efforts to legalize medical marijuana.Full Story
  • Nurses at Vermont hospital back at work after 2-day strike

    Nurses at Vermont hospital back at work after 2-day strike

    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:25:23 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:54 GMT
    Nurses seeking higher wages at Vermont's largest hospital are back on the job after a two-day strike.Full Story
    Nurses seeking higher wages at Vermont's largest hospital are back on the job after a two-day strike.Full Story
  • FDA OKs 1st drug to treat smallpox, in case of terror attack

    FDA OKs 1st drug to treat smallpox, in case of terror attack

    Friday, July 13 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-07-13 21:39:17 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:53 GMT
    (Fred Murphy/CDC via AP). This 1975 microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a cluster of smallpox viruses. On Friday, July 13, 2018, U.S. regulators announced the approval of the first treatment for small...(Fred Murphy/CDC via AP). This 1975 microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a cluster of smallpox viruses. On Friday, July 13, 2018, U.S. regulators announced the approval of the first treatment for small...
    US regulators approve 1st treatment for smallpox in case the long-gone disease is used in terror attack.Full Story
    US regulators approve 1st treatment for smallpox in case the long-gone disease is used in terror attack.Full Story
  • Oregon admits lack of oversight of medical marijuana program

    Oregon admits lack of oversight of medical marijuana program

    Thursday, July 12 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-07-13 01:56:51 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File). FILE - This Sept. 30, 2016, file photo shows a marijuana bud before harvesting at a rural area near Corvallis, Ore. The Oregon agency overseeing the state's legal medical marijuana industry admits in a report it has not ...(AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File). FILE - This Sept. 30, 2016, file photo shows a marijuana bud before harvesting at a rural area near Corvallis, Ore. The Oregon agency overseeing the state's legal medical marijuana industry admits in a report it has not ...
    The agency overseeing Oregon's legal medical marijuana industry admits it has not effectively provided oversight of growers and others, creating opportunities for weed to be diverted into the highly profitable...Full Story
    The agency overseeing Oregon's legal medical marijuana industry admits it has not effectively provided oversight of growers and others, creating opportunities for weed to be diverted into the highly profitable black market.Full Story
  • FDA to more aggressively tackle disruptive drug shortages

    FDA to more aggressively tackle disruptive drug shortages

    Thursday, July 12 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-07-12 18:21:36 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - This Oct. 14, 2015, file photo shows the Food and Drug Administration campus in Silver Spring, Md.   The FDA said Thursday, July 12, 2018,  it plans to more aggressively fight the persistent medication shortages t...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - This Oct. 14, 2015, file photo shows the Food and Drug Administration campus in Silver Spring, Md. The FDA said Thursday, July 12, 2018, it plans to more aggressively fight the persistent medication shortages t...
    US Food and Drug Administration forming task force to find ways to prevent medication shortages.Full Story
    US Food and Drug Administration forming task force to find ways to prevent medication shortages.Full Story
  • Dems: Novartis deal with Cohen sought access to policymakers

    Dems: Novartis deal with Cohen sought access to policymakers

    Friday, July 13 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-07-13 16:14:29 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:44 GMT
    A report released by a group of Senate Democrats says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer was in frequent contact with top officials of the pharmaceutical giant Novartis as part of the lawyer's $1.2...Full Story
    A report released by a group of Senate Democrats says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer was in frequent contact with top officials of the pharmaceutical giant Novartis as part of the lawyer's $1.2 million consulting deal with the company.Full Story
  • New ways to conquer sleep apnea compete for place in bedroom

    New ways to conquer sleep apnea compete for place in bedroom

    Thursday, July 12 2018 7:49 AM EDT2018-07-12 11:49:06 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emiliano Rodriguez Mega). A technician prepares equipment to monitor Martin Braun's brain activity during a sleep study at the New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York on Wednesday June 27, 2018. Braun, 76, stopped using...(AP Photo/Emiliano Rodriguez Mega). A technician prepares equipment to monitor Martin Braun's brain activity during a sleep study at the New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York on Wednesday June 27, 2018. Braun, 76, stopped using...
    New remedies for sleep apnea are vying for a place in the bedrooms of millions of people craving a good night's rest.Full Story
    New remedies for sleep apnea are vying for a place in the bedrooms of millions of people craving a good night's rest.Full Story
  • FDA warns of fake gov't warning letters sent to consumers

    FDA warns of fake gov't warning letters sent to consumers

    Friday, July 13 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-07-13 14:25:22 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:31 GMT
    FDA warns of fake letters sent to consumers who tried to buy drugs online or by phone; may be part of a scam to get money.Full Story
    FDA warns of fake letters sent to consumers who tried to buy drugs online or by phone; may be part of a scam to get money.Full Story
  • Oklahoma Medicaid approved for drug pricing experiment

    Oklahoma Medicaid approved for drug pricing experiment

    Friday, July 13 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-07-13 17:00:02 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:31 GMT
    Oklahoma's Medicaid program is the nation's first to be approved to experiment with a new way of paying for prescription drugs that supporters say could save taxpayer dollars and provide patients with the most...Full Story
    Oklahoma's Medicaid program is the nation's first to be approved to experiment with a new way of paying for prescription drugs that supporters say could save taxpayer dollars and provide patients with the most effective drugs.Full Story
  • Sparse details on Iowa plans that bypass Obama's health law

    Sparse details on Iowa plans that bypass Obama's health law

    Thursday, July 12 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-07-12 15:26:17 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:33:29 GMT
    (Rodney White/The Des Moines Register via AP). In this April 2, 2018 photo, Gov. Kim Reynolds prepares to sign a bill allowing unregulated health plans at the Iowa Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. The Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-cont...(Rodney White/The Des Moines Register via AP). In this April 2, 2018 photo, Gov. Kim Reynolds prepares to sign a bill allowing unregulated health plans at the Iowa Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. The Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-cont...
    An Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-controlled Legislature would allow the conservative and politically powerful Iowa Farm Bureau to offer health plans that skirt requirements of the Affordable Care...Full Story
    An Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-controlled Legislature would allow the conservative and politically powerful Iowa Farm Bureau to offer health plans that skirt requirements of the Affordable Care Act.Full Story
  • Supreme Court could return abortion debate to the states

    Supreme Court could return abortion debate to the states

    Thursday, July 12 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-07-12 19:05:40 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:41:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Salter, File). FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2017, file photo, a Planned Parenthood supporter and opponent try to block each other's signs during a protest and counter-protest of abortion in St. Louis. If a Supreme Court majority shaped by Pres...(AP Photo/Jim Salter, File). FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2017, file photo, a Planned Parenthood supporter and opponent try to block each other's signs during a protest and counter-protest of abortion in St. Louis. If a Supreme Court majority shaped by Pres...
    President Donald Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court has raised the possibility that a conservative majority could weaken or overturn the nationwide right to abortion.Full Story
    President Donald Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court has raised the possibility that a conservative majority could weaken or overturn the nationwide right to abortion.Full Story
  • Medicare proposes to pay docs for analyzing texted photos

    Medicare proposes to pay docs for analyzing texted photos

    Thursday, July 12 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-07-12 22:19:54 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-07-14 05:16:18 GMT
    Medicare says it wants to pay doctors for analyzing texted images and for video chats with patients.Full Story
    Medicare says it wants to pay doctors for analyzing texted images and for video chats with patients.Full Story
  • Late-life high blood pressure may harm the brain, study says

    Late-life high blood pressure may harm the brain, study says

    Wednesday, July 11 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-07-11 20:07:45 GMT
    Friday, July 13 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-07-13 19:14:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Duprey). FILE - This Oct. 7, 2003 file photo shows a closeup of a human brain affected by Alzheimer's disease on display at the Museum of Neuroanatomy at the University at Buffalo in Buffalo, N.Y. Autopsies on nearly 1,300 older people ...(AP Photo/David Duprey). FILE - This Oct. 7, 2003 file photo shows a closeup of a human brain affected by Alzheimer's disease on display at the Museum of Neuroanatomy at the University at Buffalo in Buffalo, N.Y. Autopsies on nearly 1,300 older people ...
    New research suggests that high blood pressure late in life might harm the brain.Full Story
    New research suggests that high blood pressure late in life might harm the brain.Full Story
  • Trump says drug maker Pfizer 'rolling back price hikes'

    Trump says drug maker Pfizer 'rolling back price hikes'

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-07-11 00:24:05 GMT
    Friday, July 13 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-07-13 15:58:09 GMT
    Trump says pharmaceutical company Pfizer is "rolling back price hikes, so American patients don't pay more.".Full Story
    Trump says pharmaceutical company Pfizer is "rolling back price hikes, so American patients don't pay more.".Full Story
  • Illinois, Iowa officials look into rise in parasitic illness

    Illinois, Iowa officials look into rise in parasitic illness

    Friday, July 13 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-07-13 04:17:17 GMT
    Friday, July 13 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-07-13 14:25:47 GMT
    Health officials in Illinois and Iowa are investigating an increase in people becoming sick from a parasite that causes intestinal illness.Full Story
    Health officials in Illinois and Iowa are investigating an increase in people becoming sick from a parasite that causes intestinal illness.Full Story
  • Lawsuits alleging Roundup caused cancer can move forward

    Lawsuits alleging Roundup caused cancer can move forward

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-07-10 18:38:07 GMT
    Friday, July 13 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-07-13 11:57:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE - This Jan. 26, 2017, file photo shows containers of Roundup, a weed killer made by Monsanto, on a shelf at a hardware store in Los Angeles. Lawyers for a school groundskeeper dying of cancer asked a San Francisco jury...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE - This Jan. 26, 2017, file photo shows containers of Roundup, a weed killer made by Monsanto, on a shelf at a hardware store in Los Angeles. Lawyers for a school groundskeeper dying of cancer asked a San Francisco jury...
    A U.S. judge in San Francisco says evidence seems weak that Roundup weed killer can cause cancer, but experts can still make that claim at trial.Full Story
    A U.S. judge in San Francisco says evidence seems weak that Roundup weed killer can cause cancer, but experts can still make that claim at trial.Full Story
  • Drug company's lawsuit could derail Nevada execution

    Drug company's lawsuit could derail Nevada execution

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-07-10 17:07:44 GMT
    Friday, July 13 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-07-13 11:17:13 GMT
    (Nevada Department of Corrections via AP). This undated Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old man in Las Vegas, and was convicted...(Nevada Department of Corrections via AP). This undated Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old man in Las Vegas, and was convicted...
    The convicted Nevada inmate slated to die by a three-drug lethal injection combination never before used in the U.S. has said repeatedly he wants his sentence carried out and he doesn't care about pain and suffering.Full Story
    The convicted Nevada inmate slated to die by a three-drug lethal injection combination never before used in the U.S. has said repeatedly he wants his sentence carried out and he doesn't care about pain and suffering.Full Story
  • Nevada execution delayed indefinitely after ruling on drug

    Nevada execution delayed indefinitely after ruling on drug

    Thursday, July 12 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-07-12 06:23:08 GMT
    Friday, July 13 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-07-13 10:34:04 GMT
    (Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old...(Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old...
    A Nevada judge has effectively blocked the execution of a two-time killer after a pharmaceutical company objected to the use of one of its drugs to put someone to death.Full Story
    A Nevada judge has effectively blocked the execution of a two-time killer after a pharmaceutical company objected to the use of one of its drugs to put someone to death.Full Story
  • News organizations push for opioid data to be made public

    News organizations push for opioid data to be made public

    Monday, July 9 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-07-09 22:14:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-07-12 22:22:06 GMT
    Two news organizations are making their case that federal data showing the distribution of prescription opioids should be made public.Full Story
    Two news organizations are making their case that federal data showing the distribution of prescription opioids should be made public.Full Story
  • Settlement in Colgate-Palmolive baby powder lawsuit

    Settlement in Colgate-Palmolive baby powder lawsuit

    Monday, July 9 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-07-09 23:29:11 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-07-12 22:18:15 GMT
    A settlement has been reached between Colgate-Palmolive and a Southern California man who claimed in a lawsuit that he developed cancer by using the company's talc-based baby powder.Full Story
    A settlement has been reached between Colgate-Palmolive and a Southern California man who claimed in a lawsuit that he developed cancer by using the company's talc-based baby powder.Full Story
  • Oklahoma fast-tracking medical marijuana, but with pushback

    Oklahoma fast-tracking medical marijuana, but with pushback

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 6:39 PM EDT2018-07-10 22:39:04 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-07-12 18:11:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Medical marijuana supporters hold signs outside of an Oklahoma Board of Health meeting in an overflow room in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The board said the state won't allow the sale of smokable cannabis and that dis...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Medical marijuana supporters hold signs outside of an Oklahoma Board of Health meeting in an overflow room in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The board said the state won't allow the sale of smokable cannabis and that dis...
    Oklahoma pushes ahead on medical marijuana after voters in the traditionally conservative state approved one of least restrictive laws in the U.S.Full Story
    Oklahoma pushes ahead on medical marijuana after voters in the traditionally conservative state approved one of least restrictive laws in the U.S.Full Story
  • Trump administration slashes 'Obamacare' sign-up assistance

    Trump administration slashes 'Obamacare' sign-up assistance

    Wednesday, July 11 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-07-11 14:27:32 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-07-12 13:16:41 GMT
    Trump administration announces steep cuts to 'Obamcare' sign-up helpers called 'navigators'.Full Story
    Trump administration announces steep cuts to 'Obamcare' sign-up helpers called 'navigators'.Full Story
  • UK police race to find source of new nerve agent poisoning

    UK police race to find source of new nerve agent poisoning

    Friday, July 6 2018 4:28 AM EDT2018-07-06 08:28:23 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-07-12 06:24:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). A police officer guards metal fencing erected as tents are set up behind, on the end of Rollestone Street, the location of the John Baker House for homeless people in Salisbury, England, Thursday, July 5, 2018. For the second ti...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). A police officer guards metal fencing erected as tents are set up behind, on the end of Rollestone Street, the location of the John Baker House for homeless people in Salisbury, England, Thursday, July 5, 2018. For the second ti...
    Police are scouring sections of Salisbury and Amesbury in southwestern England in search of a container thought to contain traces of the deadly nerve agent Novichok.Full Story
    Police are scouring sections of Salisbury and Amesbury in southwestern England in search of a container thought to contain traces of the deadly nerve agent Novichok.Full Story
  • Execution blocked after company objects to use of its drug

    Execution blocked after company objects to use of its drug

    Wednesday, July 11 2018 2:05 AM EDT2018-07-11 06:05:16 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-07-12 06:10:52 GMT
    (Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 10, 2016, file photo released by the Nevada Department of Corrections shows the newly completed execution chamber at Ely State Prison in Ely, Nev. Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted...(Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 10, 2016, file photo released by the Nevada Department of Corrections shows the newly completed execution chamber at Ely State Prison in Ely, Nev. Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted...
    A drug company has sued Nevada over plans to use its product in a lethal injection combination never before used in the U.S.Full Story
    A drug company has sued Nevada over plans to use its product in a lethal injection combination never before used in the U.S.Full Story
  • Mother of girl declared dead twice slams doctors at funeral

    Mother of girl declared dead twice slams doctors at funeral

    Friday, July 6 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-07-06 19:24:30 GMT
    Wednesday, July 11 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-11 19:52:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2015, file photo, a photo of Jahi McMath is shown on a video screen next to her uncle Timothy Whisenton at a news conference in San Francisco. The mother of a girl at the center of a medical and relig...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2015, file photo, a photo of Jahi McMath is shown on a video screen next to her uncle Timothy Whisenton at a news conference in San Francisco. The mother of a girl at the center of a medical and relig...
    Dozens of family members, friends and other mourners have filed into a Northern California church for the funeral of a teenage girl at the center of a medical and religious debate over brain death.Full Story
    Dozens of family members, friends and other mourners have filed into a Northern California church for the funeral of a teenage girl at the center of a medical and religious debate over brain death.Full Story
  • Trump administration takes another swipe at 'Obamacare'

    Trump administration takes another swipe at 'Obamacare'

    Sunday, July 8 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-07-08 11:27:02 GMT
    Wednesday, July 11 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-07-11 11:26:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about healthcare in the Blue Room of the White House in Washington.The Trump administration says it’s freezing payments under an ‘Obamacare’ program ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about healthcare in the Blue Room of the White House in Washington.The Trump administration says it’s freezing payments under an ‘Obamacare’ program ...
    Trump administration says it's freezing payments under an "Obamacare" program that protects insurers with sicker patients from financial losses.Full Story
    Trump administration says it's freezing payments under an "Obamacare" program that protects insurers with sicker patients from financial losses.Full Story
  • GOP governor cuts health care to take anti-abortion stand

    GOP governor cuts health care to take anti-abortion stand

    Friday, July 6 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-07-06 16:02:03 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 6:39 PM EDT2018-07-10 22:39:53 GMT
    South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster is removing $16 million from the state budget that he says goes to Planned Parenthood.Full Story
    South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster is removing $16 million from the state budget that he says goes to Planned Parenthood.Full Story
  • German pharmacist gets 12 years for diluting cancer drugs

    German pharmacist gets 12 years for diluting cancer drugs

    Friday, July 6 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-07-06 10:38:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-07-10 22:24:53 GMT
    A court in western Germany has sentenced a pharmacist to 12 years in prison for diluting cancer drugs on a massive scale in order to finance his luxury lifestyle.Full Story
    A court in western Germany has sentenced a pharmacist to 12 years in prison for diluting cancer drugs on a massive scale in order to finance his luxury lifestyle.Full Story
  • Trump says US had opposed formula limits, not breastfeeding

    Trump says US had opposed formula limits, not breastfeeding

    Monday, July 9 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-07-09 18:19:34 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-07-10 17:18:51 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. opposed a resolution to encourage breastfeeding because it called for limits on the promotion of products like infant formula.Full Story
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. opposed a resolution to encourage breastfeeding because it called for limits on the promotion of products like infant formula.Full Story
  • Indiana sees increase in abortions for first time since 2009

    Indiana sees increase in abortions for first time since 2009

    Friday, July 6 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-07-06 20:10:34 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 8:36 PM EDT2018-07-10 00:36:05 GMT
    A state report shows that the number of abortions performed in Indiana increased last year for the first time since 2009.Full Story
    A state report shows that the number of abortions performed in Indiana increased last year for the first time since 2009.Full Story
  • Health network denies liability in fertility clinic lawsuits

    Health network denies liability in fertility clinic lawsuits

    Thursday, July 5 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-07-05 12:48:46 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-07-09 23:29:15 GMT
    A health care network responding to lawsuits says it wasn't liable for a storage tank malfunction that destroyed more than 4,000 eggs and embryos at its fertility clinic near Cleveland.Full Story
    A health care network responding to lawsuits says it wasn't liable for a storage tank malfunction that destroyed more than 4,000 eggs and embryos at its fertility clinic near Cleveland.Full Story
  • Buddhist meditation may calm team trapped in Thai cave

    Buddhist meditation may calm team trapped in Thai cave

    Thursday, July 5 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-07-05 10:41:55 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-07-09 22:36:34 GMT
    (Tham Luang Rescue Operation Center via AP, File). FILE - In this handout photo released by Tham Luang Rescue Operation Center, Thai rescue teams use headlamps to enter a pitch-black cave complex where 12 boys and their soccer coach went missing, in Ma...(Tham Luang Rescue Operation Center via AP, File). FILE - In this handout photo released by Tham Luang Rescue Operation Center, Thai rescue teams use headlamps to enter a pitch-black cave complex where 12 boys and their soccer coach went missing, in Ma...
    The soccer coach stranded with 12 boys in a flooded Thai cave spent a decade as a Buddhist monk, honing a meditation skill that may serve him well during their ordeal.Full Story
    The soccer coach stranded with 12 boys in a flooded Thai cave spent a decade as a Buddhist monk, honing a meditation skill that may serve him well during their ordeal.Full Story
  • Judge's ruling slows plans for Medicaid work requirement

    Judge's ruling slows plans for Medicaid work requirement

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-07-04 13:39:22 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-07-09 20:22:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, speaks during a news conference in Newark, N.J. A federal judge has slowed the Trump administration’s ...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, speaks during a news conference in Newark, N.J. A federal judge has slowed the Trump administration’s ...
    Federal judge slows Trump drive to wean poor from government benefits by making them work.Full Story
    Federal judge slows Trump drive to wean poor from government benefits by making them work.Full Story
  • Fresh grounds for coffee: Study shows it may boost longevity

    Fresh grounds for coffee: Study shows it may boost longevity

    Monday, July 2 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-07-02 15:07:43 GMT
    Sunday, July 8 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-07-08 14:23:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). This Thursday, March 29, 2018 photo shows a cup of coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles. A 10-year study released on Monday, July 2, 2018 shows that coffee drinkers had a lower risk of death than abstainers, including those who dow...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). This Thursday, March 29, 2018 photo shows a cup of coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles. A 10-year study released on Monday, July 2, 2018 shows that coffee drinkers had a lower risk of death than abstainers, including those who dow...
    New research offers fresh grounds for drinking coffee, showing that it may boost chances for a longer life.Full Story
    New research offers fresh grounds for drinking coffee, showing that it may boost chances for a longer life.Full Story
  • Illegal pot shops disrupt California's budding legal market

    Illegal pot shops disrupt California's budding legal market

    Thursday, July 5 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-05 14:26:36 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-07-06 22:47:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this March 15, 2018 photo, two undercover Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies dump marijuana into an evidence bag during a raid at an illegal marijuana dispensary during a raid in Compton, Calif. The number of outlaw dispen...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this March 15, 2018 photo, two undercover Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies dump marijuana into an evidence bag during a raid at an illegal marijuana dispensary during a raid in Compton, Calif. The number of outlaw dispen...
    Marijuana is legal in California, but the illegal market still thrives, undercutting those playing by the rules and siphoning off tax dollars.Full Story
    Marijuana is legal in California, but the illegal market still thrives, undercutting those playing by the rules and siphoning off tax dollars.Full Story
  • Measles spreads in Brazil after cases come from Venezuela

    Measles spreads in Brazil after cases come from Venezuela

    Tuesday, July 3 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-07-03 16:30:35 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-07-06 20:15:40 GMT
    An outbreak of measles is growing in Brazil after cases were imported from neighboring Venezuela.Full Story
    An outbreak of measles is growing in Brazil after cases were imported from neighboring Venezuela.Full Story
  • Mother: Caring for girl amid brain-death debate 'worth it'

    Mother: Caring for girl amid brain-death debate 'worth it'

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-07-04 20:41:05 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-07-06 16:04:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2014, file photo, Nailah Winkfield, left, and Omari Sealey, right, the mother and uncle of Jahi McMath, listen to doctors speak during a news conference in San Francisco. The mother of a girl at the...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2014, file photo, Nailah Winkfield, left, and Omari Sealey, right, the mother and uncle of Jahi McMath, listen to doctors speak during a news conference in San Francisco. The mother of a girl at the...
    The mother of a girl at the center of a medical and religious debate over brain death says she doesn't regret moving from California to New Jersey so her daughter could receive care after being declared dead.Full Story
    The mother of a girl at the center of a medical and religious debate over brain death says she doesn't regret moving from California to New Jersey so her daughter could receive care after being declared dead.Full Story
  • Contaminated heroin putting users at risk in Los Angeles

    Contaminated heroin putting users at risk in Los Angeles

    Tuesday, July 3 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-07-03 19:56:18 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-07-06 14:59:37 GMT
    Authorities say black tar heroin in Los Angeles may be contaminated with bacteria that can cause death, putting injection drug users at greatest risk.Full Story
    Authorities say black tar heroin in Los Angeles may be contaminated with bacteria that can cause death, putting injection drug users at greatest risk.Full Story
  • Hawaii bans sale of sunscreens with coral-harming chemicals

    Hawaii bans sale of sunscreens with coral-harming chemicals

    Tuesday, July 3 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-07-03 23:07:04 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-07-06 10:45:13 GMT
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige has signed legislation that will ban the sale of sunscreens containing two chemicals believed to harm coral reefs.Full Story
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige has signed legislation that will ban the sale of sunscreens containing two chemicals believed to harm coral reefs.Full Story
  • Research warns Indonesia gay bashing is fueling HIV epidemic

    Research warns Indonesia gay bashing is fueling HIV epidemic

    Sunday, July 1 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-07-02 01:30:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-07-06 02:35:00 GMT
    Researchers say an epidemic of HIV among gay men in Indonesia is being fueled by a gay hate climate.Full Story
    Researchers say an epidemic of HIV among gay men in Indonesia is being fueled by a gay hate climate.Full Story
  • UK's National Health Service making post-Brexit plans

    UK's National Health Service making post-Brexit plans

    Sunday, July 1 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-07-01 12:07:20 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-07-05 15:01:49 GMT
    (John Stillwell/PA via AP). People march in central London to mark the 70th anniversary of the forming of the National Health Service (NHS), Saturday June 30, 2018. Various unions and interested groups gathered Saturday to celebrate the forming of the ...(John Stillwell/PA via AP). People march in central London to mark the 70th anniversary of the forming of the National Health Service (NHS), Saturday June 30, 2018. Various unions and interested groups gathered Saturday to celebrate the forming of the ...
    Britain's National Health Service is making plans to ensure that medical supplies will be available if Britain leaves the European Union next March without a deal.Full Story
    Britain's National Health Service is making plans to ensure that medical supplies will be available if Britain leaves the European Union next March without a deal.Full Story
  • Britain's health service to reduce 'unnecessary' treatments

    Britain's health service to reduce 'unnecessary' treatments

    Saturday, June 30 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-06-30 14:03:37 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-07-05 11:54:20 GMT
    Britain's National Health Service has proposed cutting back on treatments including breast reductions and operations to stop people snoring as part of plans to save money and reduce "unnecessary or risky procedures.".Full Story
    Britain's National Health Service has proposed cutting back on treatments including breast reductions and operations to stop people snoring as part of plans to save money and reduce "unnecessary or risky procedures.".Full Story
  • Romaine lettuce outbreak tied to tainted irrigation canal

    Romaine lettuce outbreak tied to tainted irrigation canal

    Thursday, June 28 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-06-28 21:51:16 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-07-05 05:02:22 GMT
    (Steve Campbell/Houston Chronicle via AP). FILE - This undated photo shows romaine lettuce in Houston. On Thursday, June 28, 2018, U.S. health officials said tainted canal water appears to be the source of a national food poisoning outbreak linked to r...(Steve Campbell/Houston Chronicle via AP). FILE - This undated photo shows romaine lettuce in Houston. On Thursday, June 28, 2018, U.S. health officials said tainted canal water appears to be the source of a national food poisoning outbreak linked to r...
    Tainted canal water appears to be the source of national food poisoning outbreak tied to romaine lettuce.Full Story
    Tainted canal water appears to be the source of national food poisoning outbreak tied to romaine lettuce.Full Story
  • FDA OKs first drug made to reduce excessive sweating

    FDA OKs first drug made to reduce excessive sweating

    Friday, June 29 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-29 15:10:07 GMT
    Wednesday, July 4 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-07-04 13:41:29 GMT
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first treatment developed to reduce excessive sweating, Dermira's Qbrexza.Full Story
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first treatment developed to reduce excessive sweating, Dermira's Qbrexza.Full Story
  • Pot businesses urge California to delay strict testing rules

    Pot businesses urge California to delay strict testing rules

    Friday, June 29 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-29 20:34:41 GMT
    Wednesday, July 4 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-07-04 13:00:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). FILE - This Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 file photo a vendor shows one of an assortment of marijuana strains during the High Times Harvest Cup in San Bernardino, Calif.   Several marijuana businesses in California warned Friday, Ju...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). FILE - This Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 file photo a vendor shows one of an assortment of marijuana strains during the High Times Harvest Cup in San Bernardino, Calif. Several marijuana businesses in California warned Friday, Ju...
    Nearly 150 marijuana businesses in California are warning they could face steep losses unless the state extends a July 1 deadline imposing strict standards for pot testing and packaging.Full Story
    Nearly 150 marijuana businesses in California are warning they could face steep losses unless the state extends a July 1 deadline imposing strict standards for pot testing and packaging.Full Story
  • Kentucky cuts vision, dental care for up to 460,000 people

    Kentucky cuts vision, dental care for up to 460,000 people

    Monday, July 2 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-07-02 14:17:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 3 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-07-04 00:18:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 file photo, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin speaks to a joint session of the General Assembly at the Capitol in Frankfort, Ky. A federal judge says Kentucky can't require poor people to...(AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 file photo, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin speaks to a joint session of the General Assembly at the Capitol in Frankfort, Ky. A federal judge says Kentucky can't require poor people to...
    Gov. Matt Bevin's administration says dental and vision coverage is being cut for nearly a half-million Kentuckians as a result of a ruling rejecting the state's Medicaid overhaul plan.Full Story
    Gov. Matt Bevin's administration says dental and vision coverage is being cut for nearly a half-million Kentuckians as a result of a ruling rejecting the state's Medicaid overhaul plan.Full Story
  • Vaccination critic placed on probation by medical board

    Vaccination critic placed on probation by medical board

    Friday, June 29 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-06-29 18:48:55 GMT
    Tuesday, July 3 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-07-03 16:40:32 GMT
    A Southern California pediatrician and outspoken critic of mandatory vaccinations has been placed on probation for 35 months.Full Story
    A Southern California pediatrician and outspoken critic of mandatory vaccinations has been placed on probation for 35 months.Full Story
  • Health official who urged abstinence says views have changed

    Health official who urged abstinence says views have changed

    Friday, June 29 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-06-29 21:12:49 GMT
    Tuesday, July 3 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-07-03 15:56:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Dr. Robert Redfield Jr., director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is photographed at the agency's headquarters in Atlanta, Thursday, June 28, 2018. The head of the nation’s top public health agency once oppo...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Dr. Robert Redfield Jr., director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is photographed at the agency's headquarters in Atlanta, Thursday, June 28, 2018. The head of the nation’s top public health agency once oppo...
    Once known for mainly advocating abstinence, new CDC director says he now embraces condoms and other measures to stop disease.Full Story
    Once known for mainly advocating abstinence, new CDC director says he now embraces condoms and other measures to stop disease.Full Story
  • Kentucky GOP cuts dental, vision for nearly 500,000 people

    Kentucky GOP cuts dental, vision for nearly 500,000 people

    Monday, July 2 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-07-02 14:17:40 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-07-02 14:17:57 GMT
    Kentucky's Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is cutting dental and vision coverage for nearly a half-million Kentuckians after losing Medicaid ruling in court.Full Story
    Kentucky's Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is cutting dental and vision coverage for nearly a half-million Kentuckians after losing Medicaid ruling in court.Full Story
  • Bird flu hot spot: Scientists track virus in huge migration

    Bird flu hot spot: Scientists track virus in huge migration

    Thursday, June 28 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-06-28 05:33:33 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-07-02 14:17:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). In this May 22, 2018 photo, left to right, Karlie Woodard, Patrick Seiler, and Pamela McKenzie, of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital collect bird droppings near horseshoe crabs at Kimbles Beach, Middle Township NJ. Each...(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). In this May 22, 2018 photo, left to right, Karlie Woodard, Patrick Seiler, and Pamela McKenzie, of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital collect bird droppings near horseshoe crabs at Kimbles Beach, Middle Township NJ. Each...
    Migrating birds along some Delaware Bay beaches create flu bonanza for scientists to study.Full Story
    Migrating birds along some Delaware Bay beaches create flu bonanza for scientists to study.Full Story
  • Science Says: How family separation may affect kids' brains

    Science Says: How family separation may affect kids' brains

    Thursday, June 28 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-06-28 05:33:53 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-07-02 06:57:39 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP, File). FILE - In this Sunday, June 17, 2018 photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who have been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the ...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP, File). FILE - In this Sunday, June 17, 2018 photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who have been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the ...
    Doctors have long known that separating families and other traumatic events can damage children's well-being.Full Story
    Doctors have long known that separating families and other traumatic events can damage children's well-being.Full Story
  • Survey: Exercise and obesity are both rising in US

    Survey: Exercise and obesity are both rising in US

    Thursday, June 28 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-06-28 04:18:15 GMT
    Sunday, July 1 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-07-01 12:08:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, a man runs along the Schuylkill River on Kelly Drive in Philadelphia. In may seem like a contradiction, but more U.S. adults say they are exercising at the same time more adults...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, a man runs along the Schuylkill River on Kelly Drive in Philadelphia. In may seem like a contradiction, but more U.S. adults say they are exercising at the same time more adults...
    In may seem like a contradiction, but more U.S. adults say they are exercising at the same time more adults are becoming obese.Full Story
    In may seem like a contradiction, but more U.S. adults say they are exercising at the same time more adults are becoming obese.Full Story
  • Congo says countdown toward end of Ebola outbreak begins

    Congo says countdown toward end of Ebola outbreak begins

    Thursday, June 28 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-06-28 18:15:53 GMT
    Sunday, July 1 2018 4:17 AM EDT2018-07-01 08:17:32 GMT
    Congo says countdown toward end of latest Ebola outbreak begins; no new cases in 3 weeks.Full Story
    Congo says countdown toward end of latest Ebola outbreak begins; no new cases in 3 weeks.Full Story