Health News

Lack of sleep affects and impacts college GPAs, new reserach finds

Deborah Kotz, Boston Globe health blogger

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 09:09am EDT


Republicans offer alternative VA health care bill

Legislative fixes for VA hospital, clinic patient waits piling up in Congress

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 07:00am EDT

Looking for love after 50 with online dating

Forty-five percent of adults 65 and older are single, and many are turning to online dating to find a partner. Two online daters share their stories.

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 06:48am EDT

City of Chicago sues over painkiller marketing

City of Chicago files lawsuit against 5 companies over marketing of prescription painkillers

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 02:30am EDT

Marino says he's withdrawing from concussion suit

Dan Marino says he's withdrawing as plaintiff in concussion lawsuit against NFL

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 02:24am EDT

Hepatitis C: A killer few know much about

It is a virus that kills more people each year than AIDS, and yet most know little about it: Hepatitis C.

Wednesday - 06/04/2014, 02:16am EDT

Cheap drug greatly boosts prostate cancer survival

Study: Cheap chemo drug greatly boosts survival for men with advanced prostate cancer

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 06:30pm EDT

Washington newswomen raise awareness, support for breast cancer with NewsBabes Bash

To celebrate, support and raise awareness for survivors of breast cancer, a group of women in the news industry are banning together for the annual NewsBabes Bash for Breast Cancer.

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 06:24pm EDT

Arizona abortion restrictions to remain blocked

Arizona abortion restrictions to remain blocked as 'undue burden,' federal panel rules

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Egg titan, son plead guilty in food safety case

Egg industry titan, son plead guilty to charges linked to 2010 salmonella outbreak

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 05:16pm EDT

Dan Marino files concussion lawsuit against NFL

Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino, 14 other ex-players file concussion lawsuit against NFL

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Obama makes public health pitch for carbon rules

Aiming to head off opposition, Obama casts new power plant rules as critical for public health

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 04:54pm EDT

Paula Wolfert fighting Alzheimer's with food

After Alzheimer's diagnosis, cookbook author Paula Wolfert turns to food to stay sharp

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Gaza PM's relative in Israel for medical treatment

Relative of Gaza's outgoing prime minister permitted entry into Israel for medical treatment

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Cancer survivors: More than 14.5 million in US

Report: More than 14.5 million in US have survived cancer; lung cancer one of deadliest types

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 11:30am EDT

How Obama's power plant emission rules will work

Climate change and power plants: How Obama's forthcoming carbon emission limits will work

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 11:30am EDT

Gender plays role in pain after surgery (Video)

Researchers who interviewed 10,200 patiens over more than four years in Germany found men tend to feel more pain after major surgeries than women.

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 11:17am EDT

Sierra Leone Ebola outbreak death toll now 5

Sierra Leone Ebola outbreak death toll reaches 5; some British mining company personnel leave

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 10:30am EDT

Actor Hugh Jackman battles skin cancer

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 10:01am EDT


Food recalls: How to know if your food is safe

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Tuesday - 06/03/2014, 10:00am EDT


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