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Ohio rejects child killer's organ donation request

Ohio rejects request of condemned killer of 3-year-old girl to donate organs to family members

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:57pm EDT

Senator says marijuana bills could be combined

Sen. Bobby Zirkin says medical marijuana, decriminalization bills could be combined

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:51pm EDT

Pelosi says health law a winner for Dems

Pelosi says health care law a political plus for Democrats

Friday - 03/21/2014, 02:12pm EDT

Cuba hikes salaries for doctors, nurses

Cuba: Doctors to get pay raise; forecasts $8.2 billion from medical workers overseas in 2014

Friday - 03/21/2014, 01:23pm EDT

Meningitis death tied to Princeton outbreak strain

Meningitis death at Philadelphia college tied to same strain as last year's Princeton outbreak

Friday - 03/21/2014, 12:58pm EDT

Health care law has uneven impact on companies

Some companies are seeing higher costs because of law, while others are saving money

Friday - 03/21/2014, 12:06pm EDT

Laila Ali weighs in on boxing, father and empowering women

Her father was "The Greatest," but Laila Ali says with the right mindset anyone can achieve their full potential.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 11:06am EDT

Post-workout nutrition: What you should be eating

The food you eat within the first few minutes after finishing a workout is one of the most important parts of training.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 09:34am EDT

Don't leave the doctor sicker than when you came in

Patient safety is a huge problem, one expert says.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 08:00am EDT

Q&A: Am I stuck in my $$$ workplace health plan?

Health care Q&A: Am I stuck with my job's health plan? Do I need coverage when out of work?

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:52am EDT

Group offers support for airplane crash victims' families

One woman who lost her fiance in a plane crash started a group to help others through the agony of waiting for word.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:12am EDT

2 children die in Chinese kindergarten poisoning

2 children dead in poisoning incident at Chinese kindergarten

Friday - 03/21/2014, 01:20am EDT

Oregon dismays medical pot shops with munchies ban

Oregon's medical marijuana rules: No munchies. Pot shop advocates: No way.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 10:09pm EDT

Inova Fair Oaks to mark opening of radiation oncology unit

The Fairfax hospital plans to celebrate the opening of its new radiation oncology center next Tuesday even though the majority of the $45 million, five-story building for the Inova Comprehensive Cancer and Research Institute isn't even finished yet.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 05:43pm EDT

Study to test 'chocolate' pills for heart health

Big study will test chocolate extract pills for heart health; multivitamins, too

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Texas makes final push for insurance enrollment

With deadline looming, Texas makes final push to enroll uninsured families in new health plans

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 04:32pm EDT

Saints coach Payton on hand for W.Va. bill signing

Saints coach Payton on hand for W.Va. tourism bill signing

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 04:20pm EDT

IBM's Watson to help in brain cancer research

IBM's Watson computing system to help develop DNA-related treatments for brain cancer

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Diabetic snowboarder Sean Busby rides 7 continents

Snowboarder Sean Busby overcomes odds, rides 7 continents despite Type I diabetes

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 12:34pm EDT

Study: Sleep loss can cause permanent brain damage

Pulling all-nighters or doing shift work can do more than leave you groggy -- it can cause permanent brain damage, according to a new study.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 11:38am EDT
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