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UK gov't announces inquiry on Russian spy death

UK government announces full inquiry on death of Russian spy poisoned in 2006

Updated 53 minutes, 56 seconds ago

Genetic mapping triggers new hope on schizophrenia

Scientists find 'genetic revelation' to the mystery of schizophrenia, seeing hints for therapy

Updated 55 minutes, 46 seconds ago

Dream coach Michael Cooper has tongue cancer

Michael Cooper diagnosed with early stage tongue cancer; Dream coach to take leave of absence

Updated 56 minutes, 03 seconds ago

VA nominee McDonald goes before Congress

VA nominee McDonald goes before Congress as talks on veterans bill stall

Updated 04 minutes, 12 seconds ago

Poor teens' health may benefit from top schools

Poor teens may get more than academics at top schools; less risky health behaviors seen, too

Updated 34 minutes, 00 seconds ago

Judge tosses Wisconsin senator's health care suit

Federal judge tosses Wisconsin senator's lawsuit challenging Congress' use of health exchanges

Updated 34 minutes, 01 seconds ago

Health dept.: West Virginia clinic reused needles

Health officials: West Virginia clinic reused needles; patients there, Ohio urged to be tested

Updated 34 minutes, 02 seconds ago

Tips for choosing a doctor

Tips for choosing a doctor

Updated 34 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Mental health classes teach value of early intervention

The mental health first-aid program was first researched and launched in Australia, and has been in the U.S. for the last 4 to 5 years. Rhonda Williams, a licensed clinical social worker, is one of the mental health first-aid instructors for the City of Alexandria. She says the city has been offering the mental health first-aid classes for about two years.

Updated 1 hours, 14 minutes ago

Check doctors' vitals, before they check yours

HEALTHBEAT: Poll finds few Americans know how to check their doctors' vitals

Updated 1 hours, 31 minutes ago

HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

Study: HIV diagnosis rate fell by a third in US over last decade, may mean fewer infections

Updated 1 hours, 31 minutes ago

Hopkins pays $190M in pelvis exam pix settlement

Johns Hopkins to pay $190M after doctor secretly took gynecological images with tiny cameras

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 03:44am EDT

HIV pills show more promise to prevent infection

Taking HIV medicine to prevent infection shows more promise; even less than daily use helps

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 03:40am EDT

Experts: Social media can feed Munchausen by proxy

Experts: NY murder case may be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 02:14am EDT

Judge: dad had right to spank child

A judge has overturned an earlier ruling and declared a father's spanking of his 8-year-old son "a reasonable use of force."

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 12:54am EDT

AIDS conference honors victims of jet crash

AIDS conference opens in Australia with tribute to researchers killed in Malaysian jet crash

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 12:08am EDT

Widow: Jury sent tobacco company a $23B message

Florida smoker's widow: $23B damages is a message to Big Tobacco, even if verdict won't stand

Monday - 07/21/2014, 07:28pm EDT

Correction: Marijuana Research-Professor Fired

Correction: Marijuana Research-Professor Fired story

Monday - 07/21/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Teen's death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

Sudden death of Ohio teen highlights popularity, dangers of unregulated caffeine powder

Monday - 07/21/2014, 05:12pm EDT

An FDA warning about over-the-counter acne medication

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Monday - 07/21/2014, 05:08pm EDT

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