Health News

FDA approves Cubist antibiotic for skin infections

FDA approves new Cubist antibiotic for skin infections commonly found in hospitals

Friday - 06/20/2014, 07:40pm EDT

Mississippi congressman rehabs after brain surgery

Mississippi Congressman Nunnelee faces radiation, chemo, more rehab after brain surgery

Friday - 06/20/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Breakthrough in Alzheimer's research, Georgetown seeks volunteers

A huge international medical trial could be a gamechanger for millions of people at risk of getting Alzheimer's disease.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 06:48pm EDT

Cancer-recovering physio who got Suarez fit again

Walter Ferreira, the physio who made Luis Suarez fit again while recovering from cancer

Friday - 06/20/2014, 06:38pm EDT

Gorilla on mend from valley fever at zoo

Jabari the gorilla on mend after receiving treatment for valley fever at Los Angeles zoo

Friday - 06/20/2014, 05:57pm EDT

Burned Ukrainian boy jubilant over ability to walk

Burned Ukrainian boy jubilant over ability to walk after numerous surgeries in Boston

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:48pm EDT

$1,000-a-pill Sovaldi jolts US health care system

Doctors and patients clamor for breakthrough hepatitis drug as insurers and states gag on cost

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:48pm EDT

Hydration, nutrition and rest key for US in Manaus

As World Cup players struggle in tropical challenges of Brazil's rainforest, planning is key

Friday - 06/20/2014, 03:55pm EDT

Dr. Oz scolded at hearing on weight loss scams

Under pressure, Dr. Oz promises to publish list of products he thinks could aid weight loss

Friday - 06/20/2014, 02:08pm EDT

CDC lab workers might have been exposed to anthrax

CDC probes possible anthrax exposure in a lab; 75 staffers monitored or given antibiotics

Friday - 06/20/2014, 12:38pm EDT

Czechs condemn euthanasia proposal for children

Czech government adviser fired after proposing euthanasia for disabled children

Friday - 06/20/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Could watching porn make a man's brain shrink?

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Friday - 06/20/2014, 11:25am EDT


CDC: Before you leave the country, make sure your vaccines are up-to-date

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Friday - 06/20/2014, 11:18am EDT


Audit seeks investigation of inmate sterilizations

Audit seeks investigation into unlawful sterilization of 39 California female prison inmates

Friday - 06/20/2014, 07:50am EDT

Uruguay player stays in game after head injury

Uruguay player Alvaro Pereira stays in game with England after hard blow to head

Friday - 06/20/2014, 07:30am EDT

Doctors satisfied with rescued caver's condition

Doctors satisfied with rescued German caver's condition, but full recovery will take months

Friday - 06/20/2014, 06:56am EDT

Survey: Drivers know distracting behaviors are unsafe, but do them anyway

Americans on the road know what contributes to dangerous driving habits, but that doesn't mean it prevents drivers from doing them, according to a new survey.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 06:48am EDT

Audit: More vets wait 30 days; some waits shorter

Audit: 10 percent of vets wait at least 30 days for VA appointment, double previous count

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:10am EDT

Lawmakers reach agreement on medical marijuana

New York lawmakers reach agreement to legalize medical marijuana for severely ill

Friday - 06/20/2014, 03:25am EDT

Maryland hospital will stop hiring smokers

Maryland hospital will stop hiring smokers; new employees will be tested for nicotine

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 10:56pm EDT
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