How many cherries in frozen pie? FDA may soon drop rules

How many cherries in frozen pie? FDA may soon drop rules

President Donald Trump may soon be able to claim a sweet victory for his deregulation push: Officials are preparing to get rid of decades-old rules for frozen cherry pies.

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Attackers kill doctor at hospital in Congo's Ebola epicenter

Attackers kill doctor at hospital in Congo's Ebola epicenter

1 dead, some injured after attack on hospital at center of Ebola outbreak, UN says.

6 hrs 20 mins ago
Kansas to let Farm Bureau health coverage avoid ACA rules

Kansas to let Farm Bureau health coverage avoid ACA rules

Kansas will allow its state Farm Bureau to offer health care coverage that doesn't satisfy the Affordable Care Act.

8 hrs 20 mins ago
McConnell proposes national minimum age of 21 for tobacco

McConnell proposes national minimum age of 21 for tobacco

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally.

8 hrs 20 mins ago
FDA OKs 1st generic nasal spray of overdose reversal drug

FDA OKs 1st generic nasal spray of overdose reversal drug

US regulators have approved the 1st generic nasal spray version of the overdose reversing drug Narcan.

8 hrs 20 mins ago
Cancer-causing chemical taints water after California blaze

Cancer-causing chemical taints water after California blaze

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 2:01 PM EDT
US awards $350M in research funds to fight opioid epidemic

US awards $350M in research funds to fight opioid epidemic

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 3:31 PM EDT
US authorities: Marijuana involvement imperils citizenship

US authorities: Marijuana involvement imperils citizenship

Friday, April 19th 2019, 3:51 PM EDT
Study: Genetic test predicts middle-aged obesity risk

Study: Genetic test predicts middle-aged obesity risk

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 11:11 AM EDT
Washington set to be 1st state with long-term care benefit

Washington set to be 1st state with long-term care benefit

Thursday, April 18th 2019, 12:51 PM EDT
Tick, tick, tick: Alaska braces for invading parasites

Tick, tick, tick: Alaska braces for invading parasites

Legionnaires' disease found in adjacent California prisons

Legionnaires' disease found in adjacent California prisons

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease

Stanford clears faculty members in gene-edited baby inquiry

Stanford clears faculty members in gene-edited baby inquiry

60 people charged in illegal prescription opioid crackdown

60 people charged in illegal prescription opioid crackdown

71-year-old heart study gets $38M grant for another 6 years

71-year-old heart study gets $38M grant for another 6 years

The nation's longest-running multigenerational study of cardiovascular disease has received a $38 million grant that will help researchers explore the biology of aging.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 11:51 AM EDT
Doctor's dosing prompts a look at more hospital regulation

Doctor's dosing prompts a look at more hospital regulation

State officials are considering how Ohio might increase regulation of hospitals following allegations that a doctor ordered potentially fatal doses of painkillers for dozens of patients who then died.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 1:21 PM EDT
US halts sales of pelvic mesh tied to injuries in women

US halts sales of pelvic mesh tied to injuries in women

US orders two companies to stop selling pelvic mesh long tied to injuries in women.

Tuesday, April 16th 2019, 1:41 PM EDT
US 'concerned' over misused funds allegations at UNAIDS

US 'concerned' over misused funds allegations at UNAIDS

The U.S. government says it is "concerned" about allegations of misused funds at the U.N.'s AIDS agency after a report by The Associated Press this week revealed ongoing financial and sexual misconduct problems at the agency.

Wednesday, April 17th 2019, 5:51 AM EDT
AP Exclusive: UN whistleblower targeted in misconduct probe

AP Exclusive: UN whistleblower targeted in misconduct probe

AP Exclusive: The U.N. AIDS agency is grappling with previously undisclosed allegations of financial and sexual misconduct involving a whistleblower.

Monday, April 15th 2019, 6:11 AM EDT
UVA House Call: Dr. Reza Daugherty on Contrast Ultrasound for Pediatric Patients

UVA House Call: Dr. Reza Daugherty on Contrast Ultrasound for Pediatric Patients

Dr. Reza Daugherty joins us on Wednesday, April 17, to discuss ultrasound contrast for pediatric patients. 

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Diabetes Detection and Management

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Diabetes Detection and Management

Understanding and treating diabetes is important to ensure a patient’s long-term success when it comes to managing the disease.

UVA House Call: Dr. James Daniero on Vocal Chord Health

UVA House Call: Dr. James Daniero on Vocal Chord Health

With World Voice Day coming up, Dr. James Daniero from UVA Health System joins us on Wednesday, April 10, to discuss our vocal chords.

Rita's Lunch Bag: Inflammation and Brain Health

Rita's Lunch Bag: Inflammation and Brain Health

Anything that causes inflammation in the body could possibly contribute to a decline in brain function and that could possibly affect your memory. Registered Dietitian Rita Smith explains in this week's Rita’s Lunch Bag.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: The Importance of Self Care

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: The Importance of Self Care

Women of all ages often find themselves as primary care givers. Whether it’s for children, parents, or a spouse, the goal is to be able to provide the best care possible. Doctors say part of that is learning to take care of you.

Construction to Begin Soon on Staunton High School Renovations

Construction to Begin Soon on Staunton High School Renovations

Steve Harvey Announces Run for White Hall District on Board of Supervisors

Steve Harvey Announces Run for White Hall District on Board of Supervisors

Regional Summit Brings Leaders Together to Examine Affordable Housing

Regional Summit Brings Leaders Together to Examine Affordable Housing

Charlottesville Calls on Area Groups to Brainstorm Events for Unity Day Celebration

Charlottesville Calls on Area Groups to Brainstorm Events for Unity Day Celebration

Scottsville Volunteer Rescue Squad Member Speaks Out after Dissolution

Scottsville Volunteer Rescue Squad Member Speaks Out after Dissolution

Rain-Shortened First Day of 'Virginia Challenge' Track & Field Meet

Rain-Shortened First Day of 'Virginia Challenge' Track & Field Meet

UVa Baseball Drops Series Opener 14-2 against Florida State

UVa Baseball Drops Series Opener 14-2 against Florida State

Thursday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Thursday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

#20 JMU Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Against Duke

#20 JMU Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Against Duke

Wednesday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Wednesday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Discussion Looks at Ending Poverty in Charlottesville

Discussion Looks at Ending Poverty in Charlottesville

Civilian Review Board Looks to Ask City Council for $180K Budget

Civilian Review Board Looks to Ask City Council for $180K Budget

Albemarle School Buses to Install Stop-Arm Cameras

Albemarle School Buses to Install Stop-Arm Cameras

Charlottesville Names Dr. Tarron Richardson Next City Manager

Charlottesville Names Dr. Tarron Richardson Next City Manager

Virginia DMV Sued for Suspending Licenses of People With Unpaid Fees

Virginia DMV Sued for Suspending Licenses of People With Unpaid Fees