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Health leaders on drug co. boards; a conflict?

Academic health leaders paid big bucks on industry boards; conflicts of interest, study asks?

Thursday - 04/03/2014, 05:50am EDT

Va. family of 10-year-old cancer victim to watch president sign research law

The family of Gabriella Miller will be in the Oval Office Thursday, as President Barack Obama signs a pediatric research bill named for the 10-year-old Loudoun County cancer victim.

Thursday - 04/03/2014, 05:46am EDT

Court says suit over frozen woman can proceed

Court says family can proceed with suit that claims LA hospital put woman in freezer alive

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 10:20pm EDT

Guinea reports Ebola death toll rises to 78

Guinea reports Ebola death toll rises to 78; Liberia confirms first fatality from disease

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 07:36pm EDT

Hobby Lobby 401(k) invests in birth control makers

Health care challenger Hobby Lobby's retirement funds invest in contraceptive makers

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 07:00pm EDT

NYC doctor on trial in patients' overdose deaths

NYC pain doctor goes on trial on manslaughter charges in patients' overdose deaths

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 06:20pm EDT

Report: EPA fails to disclose risks in human tests

Report: EPA failed to reveal all risks posed to human subjects exposed to air pollutants

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 05:50pm EDT

Carpenter adjusting to new role out of the car

Ed Carpenter making moves as a team owner to benefit the IndyCar team he leads

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 05:48pm EDT

What is Parkinson's disease?

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 02:28pm EDT

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Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 02:25pm EDT

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Surgery gives long-term help for obese diabetics

Obesity surgery gives long-lasting help for Type 2 diabetes; beats medicines, study finds

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 02:14pm EDT

FDA OKs 1st hay fever allergy immunotherapy tablet

FDA OKs 1st dissolving immunotherapy tablet for seasonal allergies; 2 from Merck await ruling

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 01:49pm EDT

Studies: Low vitamin D levels contribute to disease risk

A little extra time in the sun could help reduce the likelihood of contracting some diseases, according to new research.

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 11:17am EDT

Health care sign-ups surge _ will they save Dems?

7.1 million: Obama basks in health care sign-up success _ but will it save Democrats in fall?

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 10:56am EDT

Food supplier recalling 8,700 lbs of chicken

USDA announces recall of 8,730 pounds of AdvancePierre chicken due to undeclared allergens

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 08:29am EDT

Settlements near in unnecessary stents lawsuits

Settlements near in class-action lawsuits over unnecessary stents

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 07:18am EDT

Md. to revamp flawed health exchange

Md. chooses technology used by Conn., will dump flawed health exchange website

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 07:16am EDT

Crossing seas for surgery a risky bet

Cut-rate plastic surgery at a foreign hospital may seem like a good deal -- a great way to save some big bucks. But there are downsides to what has been called "medical tourism."

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 05:27am EDT

Low-cost Dominican surgeries spark warnings by US

Experts advise caution as Dominican Republic grows into major cosmetic surgery destination

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 03:26am EDT

Missed the health care deadline? It's not too late

Missed the health insurance deadline? Here are 5 ways to get covered, maybe avoid a fine

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 03:24am EDT
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