Health News

Mom sues after failed drug test over poppy seeds

First-time mom sues after failed drug test over poppy seeds reported to child welfare agency

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:38pm EDT

Senate sends Obama childhood cancer research bill

Senate sends Obama childhood cancer research bill; repeals funding for political conventions

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Will a high-protein diet send you to an early grave?

A recent study made headlines when it claimed that eating high levels of protein can be as bad for you as smoking. Is this true? How much is too much?

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:06pm EDT

Md. bill would protect those who call for help in overdose cases

A Maryland lawmaker is proposing a bill that he says he hopes will help more drug overdose victims receive proper medical help in time to save their lives.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 02:18pm EDT

Study finds link between teen obesity and learning gap

A new study finds that obese teen girls perform worse on school standardized exams than girls with a healthy weight.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 01:27pm EDT

Florida hospital settles Medicare lawsuit

Florida hospital must pay $85 million in settlement over Medicare fraud whistle-blower lawsuit

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Why you should get a flu shot

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:51pm EDT


Why we bruise so easily as we get older

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:50pm EDT


Your dog's brain is similar to your own

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:48pm EDT


The healthiest and unhealthiest place to live

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:47pm EDT


New study suggests vitamin C might reduce risk of stroke

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:46pm EDT


Why sitting on the job could be taking years off your life

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:45pm EDT


Health law cited as US uninsured rate drops

Gallup finds US uninsured rate dropping toward lowest level since 2008; Hispanic sign-ups lag

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:02pm EDT

JMU prof, student research ginseng restoration

James Madison professor, student research ginseng ecology, hope to develop restoration plan

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:21am EDT

2 rabies cases reported in Pittsylvania County

Residents are being advised to avoid wild animals after two rabies cases were discovered in Pittsylvania County.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:09am EDT

Ukraine ex-leader Tymoshenko's back pain improving

German hospital treating Ukraine's former Prime Minister Tymoshenko says back pain improving

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:42am EDT

Holder: Heroin an urgent 'public health crisis'

Holder calls heroin 'public health crisis,' says medical responders should carry antidote

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:10am EDT

Local rescuers rely on Narcan to help overdose victims

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Monday called heroin a "public health crisis" and urged first responders to help overdose victims by using a counter-agent known as Narcan, which has been used in Prince George's County for years.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 05:27am EDT

Judge sides with Kansas doctor in abortion case

Judge overturns Kansas medical board's revocation of doctor's license over abortion referrals

Monday - 03/10/2014, 09:12pm EDT
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