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  • At $2M, priciest ever medicine treats fatal genetic disease

    At $2M, priciest ever medicine treats fatal genetic disease

    Friday, May 24 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-05-24 17:51:15 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-05-25 19:11:28 GMT
    U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, a $2.125 million gene therapy meant to cure a disorder that rapidly destroys a baby's muscle control and kills most within a couple years.More >>
    U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, a $2.125 million gene therapy meant to cure a disorder that rapidly destroys a baby's muscle control and kills most within a couple years.More >>
  • Arguments over rape and incest divide abortion opponents

    Arguments over rape and incest divide abortion opponents

    Friday, May 24 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-05-24 11:31:07 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kim Chandler, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 22, 2019, file photo, Beck Gerritson, president of Eagle Forum of Alabama, speaks at an anti-abortion rally outside the Capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrat...(AP Photo/Kim Chandler, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 22, 2019, file photo, Beck Gerritson, president of Eagle Forum of Alabama, speaks at an anti-abortion rally outside the Capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrat...
    (AP Photo/Kim Chandler, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 22, 2019, file photo, Beck Gerritson, president of Eagle Forum of Alabama, speaks at an anti-abortion rally outside the Capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrat...(AP Photo/Kim Chandler, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 22, 2019, file photo, Beck Gerritson, president of Eagle Forum of Alabama, speaks at an anti-abortion rally outside the Capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrat...
    Rifts widens in anti-abortion movement over whether state abortion bans should include exception for victims of rape and incest.More >>
    Rifts widens in anti-abortion movement over whether state abortion bans should include exception for victims of rape and incest.More >>
  • Maine to end non-medical exemptions for vaccinations

    Maine to end non-medical exemptions for vaccinations

    Friday, May 24 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-05-24 21:11:15 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:59 GMT
    Gov. Janet Mills has signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for required vaccinations in Maine.More >>
    Gov. Janet Mills has signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for required vaccinations in Maine.More >>
  • UN health agency seeks to halve number of snakebite deaths

    UN health agency seeks to halve number of snakebite deaths

    Thursday, May 23 2019 5:21 AM EDT2019-05-23 09:21:03 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:32 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:32:01 GMT
    The World Health Organization is publishing its first-ever global strategy to tackle the problem of snake bites, aiming to halve the number of people killed and disabled by snakes by 2030.More >>
    The World Health Organization is publishing its first-ever global strategy to tackle the problem of snake bites, aiming to halve the number of people killed and disabled by snakes by 2030.More >>
  • Health warnings lifted on 2 Texas bays after accident, leak

    Health warnings lifted on 2 Texas bays after accident, leak

    Friday, May 24 2019 1:41 PM EDT2019-05-24 17:41:04 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:58 GMT
    Texas health officials have lifted some advisories that warned against eating seafood from parts of two Houston-area bays following a maritime accident and toxic spill.More >>
    Texas health officials have lifted some advisories that warned against eating seafood from parts of two Houston-area bays following a maritime accident and toxic spill.More >>
  • Administration moves to revoke transgender health protection

    Administration moves to revoke transgender health protection

    Friday, May 24 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-05-24 13:52:01 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump delivers a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump delivers a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump delivers a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump delivers a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington.
    A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.More >>
    A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.More >>
  • Health tax splits California amid need for Trump's approval

    Health tax splits California amid need for Trump's approval

    Friday, May 24 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-05-24 23:21:14 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks at the California Chamber of Commerce's 94th Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. Newsom said housing and inequality are two of the biggest issues facing s...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks at the California Chamber of Commerce's 94th Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. Newsom said housing and inequality are two of the biggest issues facing s...
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks at the California Chamber of Commerce's 94th Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. Newsom said housing and inequality are two of the biggest issues facing s...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks at the California Chamber of Commerce's 94th Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. Newsom said housing and inequality are two of the biggest issues facing s...
    California lawmakers are headed toward a confrontation with first-term Gov. Gavin Newsom over whether to continue a tax that can generate nearly $2 billion for low-income health care benefits.More >>
    California lawmakers are headed toward a confrontation with first-term Gov. Gavin Newsom over whether to continue a tax that can generate nearly $2 billion for low-income health care benefits.More >>
  • Deaths from brain, heart problems higher for NFL than MLB

    Deaths from brain, heart problems higher for NFL than MLB

    Friday, May 24 2019 11:51 AM EDT2019-05-24 15:51:05 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). This Sept. 28, 2018 photo shows batting helmets in a rack before a Major League Baseball game in New York. According to study published Friday, May 24, 2019, NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart ...(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). This Sept. 28, 2018 photo shows batting helmets in a rack before a Major League Baseball game in New York. According to study published Friday, May 24, 2019, NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart ...
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). This Sept. 28, 2018 photo shows batting helmets in a rack before a Major League Baseball game in New York. According to study published Friday, May 24, 2019, NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart ...(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). This Sept. 28, 2018 photo shows batting helmets in a rack before a Major League Baseball game in New York. According to study published Friday, May 24, 2019, NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart ...
    NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart problems than major league baseball players but the reasons are unclear.More >>
    NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart problems than major league baseball players but the reasons are unclear.More >>
  • GOP, Democrats team up to address surprise medical bills

    GOP, Democrats team up to address surprise medical bills

    Thursday, May 23 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-05-23 17:21:18 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:32 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:32:02 GMT
    Senior senators from both parties release draft legislation to address 'surprise medical bills'.More >>
    Senior senators from both parties release draft legislation to address 'surprise medical bills'.More >>
  • Pope: Abortion is never OK, equates it to "hiring a hitman"

    Pope: Abortion is never OK, equates it to "hiring a hitman"

    Saturday, May 25 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-05-25 11:31:05 GMT
    Saturday, May 25 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-05-25 17:31:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Faithful reach out to Pope Francis during an audience with participants of a pilgrimage of the Italian-Albanian diocese of Lungro, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican, Saturday, May 25, 2019.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Faithful reach out to Pope Francis during an audience with participants of a pilgrimage of the Italian-Albanian diocese of Lungro, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican, Saturday, May 25, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Faithful reach out to Pope Francis during an audience with participants of a pilgrimage of the Italian-Albanian diocese of Lungro, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican, Saturday, May 25, 2019.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Faithful reach out to Pope Francis during an audience with participants of a pilgrimage of the Italian-Albanian diocese of Lungro, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican, Saturday, May 25, 2019.
    Pope Francis says abortion can never be condoned, even when the fetus is gravely sick or malformed, and is urging doctors and priests to support families to carry such pregnancies to term.More >>
    Pope Francis says abortion can never be condoned, even when the fetus is gravely sick or malformed, and is urging doctors and priests to support families to carry such pregnancies to term.More >>
  • Family of incapacitated woman who was raped blames Arizona

    Family of incapacitated woman who was raped blames Arizona

    Thursday, May 23 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-05-24 01:11:25 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-05-24 23:21:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - This Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, shows the Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix. A legal claim against the state of Arizona by the parents of an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at Hacienda Hea...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - This Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, shows the Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix. A legal claim against the state of Arizona by the parents of an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at Hacienda Hea...
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - This Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, shows the Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix. A legal claim against the state of Arizona by the parents of an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at Hacienda Hea...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - This Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, shows the Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix. A legal claim against the state of Arizona by the parents of an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at Hacienda Hea...
    The parents of an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care center says the facility and state broke their promise to have only female caregivers tend to their daughter.More >>
    The parents of an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care center says the facility and state broke their promise to have only female caregivers tend to their daughter.More >>
  • Flu outbreak sickens over 30 migrants at border center

    Flu outbreak sickens over 30 migrants at border center

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 5:21 PM EDT2019-05-22 21:21:28 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-05-24 22:12:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2018 file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol Agent walks between vehicles outside the Central Processing Center in McAllen, Texas. U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2018 file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol Agent walks between vehicles outside the Central Processing Center in McAllen, Texas. U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for...
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2018 file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol Agent walks between vehicles outside the Central Processing Center in McAllen, Texas. U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2018 file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol Agent walks between vehicles outside the Central Processing Center in McAllen, Texas. U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for...
    More than 30 migrants have tested positive for influenza at a major processing center on the Mexican border that was temporarily closed to stop the outbreak.More >>
    More than 30 migrants have tested positive for influenza at a major processing center on the Mexican border that was temporarily closed to stop the outbreak.More >>
  • US lawmakers demand UN health agency change opioid guidance

    US lawmakers demand UN health agency change opioid guidance

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-05-22 19:01:18 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 4:32 PM EDT2019-05-24 20:32:06 GMT
    Two U.S. lawmakers are demanding the World Health Organization drop its guidelines that allow for freer prescribing of opioid painkillers.More >>
    Two U.S. lawmakers are demanding the World Health Organization drop its guidelines that allow for freer prescribing of opioid painkillers.More >>
  • Tougher vaccine rules move forward in California

    Tougher vaccine rules move forward in California

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-05-22 20:51:34 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 1:42 PM EDT2019-05-24 17:42:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, receives congratulations from Southern California Democratic state Sen. Bob Archuleta, right, after his measure to toughen the rules for vaccination exemptions was approve by the ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, receives congratulations from Southern California Democratic state Sen. Bob Archuleta, right, after his measure to toughen the rules for vaccination exemptions was approve by the ...
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, receives congratulations from Southern California Democratic state Sen. Bob Archuleta, right, after his measure to toughen the rules for vaccination exemptions was approve by the ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). State Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, left, receives congratulations from Southern California Democratic state Sen. Bob Archuleta, right, after his measure to toughen the rules for vaccination exemptions was approve by the ...
    California lawmakers are moving ahead with tougher rules that limit parents from choosing whether to vaccinate their children.More >>
    California lawmakers are moving ahead with tougher rules that limit parents from choosing whether to vaccinate their children.More >>
  • Research on children's health risks in doubt over EPA funds

    Research on children's health risks in doubt over EPA funds

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-05-21 22:21:30 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 1:22 PM EDT2019-05-24 17:22:07 GMT
    Children's health researchers say long-running studies credited with pivotal discoveries about the harm posed by pesticides and other pollution are in jeopardy or shutting because the Environmental Protection...More >>
    Children's health researchers say long-running studies credited with pivotal discoveries about the harm posed by pesticides and other pollution are in jeopardy or shutting because the Environmental Protection Agency will not commit to continued funding.More >>
  • Lilly selling half-price version of popular Humalog insulin

    Lilly selling half-price version of popular Humalog insulin

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 6:51 AM EDT2019-05-22 10:51:15 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 12:12 PM EDT2019-05-24 16:12:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Eli Lilly and Co. corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. A half-price version of Eli Lilly’s popular Humalog insulin is now available, following the company's promise i...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Eli Lilly and Co. corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. A half-price version of Eli Lilly’s popular Humalog insulin is now available, following the company's promise i...
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Eli Lilly and Co. corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. A half-price version of Eli Lilly’s popular Humalog insulin is now available, following the company's promise i...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Eli Lilly and Co. corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. A half-price version of Eli Lilly’s popular Humalog insulin is now available, following the company's promise i...
    A half-price version of Eli Lilly's popular Humalog insulin is now available under the name Insulin Lispro, after the drugmaker promised a more affordable option amid soaring insulin prices.More >>
    A half-price version of Eli Lilly's popular Humalog insulin is now available under the name Insulin Lispro, after the drugmaker promised a more affordable option amid soaring insulin prices.More >>
  • Colorado won't halt drilling as it refocuses rules on safety

    Colorado won't halt drilling as it refocuses rules on safety

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 5:41 PM EDT2019-05-21 21:41:26 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 8:43 AM EDT2019-05-24 12:43:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - This Feb. 28, 2019 file photo shows a storage tank near a well pad located in a field near a housing development in Broomfield, Colo. The newly reorganized Colorado Oil and Gas Commission planned to meet Tuesda...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - This Feb. 28, 2019 file photo shows a storage tank near a well pad located in a field near a housing development in Broomfield, Colo. The newly reorganized Colorado Oil and Gas Commission planned to meet Tuesda...
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - This Feb. 28, 2019 file photo shows a storage tank near a well pad located in a field near a housing development in Broomfield, Colo. The newly reorganized Colorado Oil and Gas Commission planned to meet Tuesda...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - This Feb. 28, 2019 file photo shows a storage tank near a well pad located in a field near a housing development in Broomfield, Colo. The newly reorganized Colorado Oil and Gas Commission planned to meet Tuesda...
    Colorado officials say they have no plans to stop energy companies from drilling for oil and gas while regulators overhaul state rules to focus on health, safety and the environment.More >>
    Colorado officials say they have no plans to stop energy companies from drilling for oil and gas while regulators overhaul state rules to focus on health, safety and the environment.More >>
  • Harris, Gillibrand offer plans to bolster maternal care

    Harris, Gillibrand offer plans to bolster maternal care

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-05-22 15:31:23 GMT
    Friday, May 24 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-05-24 11:31:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...
    Two Democratic women running for president have unveiled plans to improve maternal health care.More >>
    Two Democratic women running for president have unveiled plans to improve maternal health care.More >>
  • Mandatory overtime for nurses at center of hospital strike

    Mandatory overtime for nurses at center of hospital strike

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-05-22 19:21:26 GMT
    Thursday, May 23 2019 10:42 PM EDT2019-05-24 02:42:23 GMT
    A strike entering its third week at an Ohio hospital is putting a spotlight on concerns about forcing nurses to repeatedly work mandatory overtime.More >>
    A strike entering its third week at an Ohio hospital is putting a spotlight on concerns about forcing nurses to repeatedly work mandatory overtime.More >>
  • Cholesterol improves in US kids despite high obesity rates

    Cholesterol improves in US kids despite high obesity rates

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 11:11 AM EDT2019-05-21 15:11:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 23 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-23 19:52:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 file photo, Oumou Balde, 4, left, plays with her teacher Jacqualine Sanchez, right, and some pretend food in a pre-kindergarten class at the Sheltering Arms Learning Center in New York in a p...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 file photo, Oumou Balde, 4, left, plays with her teacher Jacqualine Sanchez, right, and some pretend food in a pre-kindergarten class at the Sheltering Arms Learning Center in New York in a p...
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 file photo, Oumou Balde, 4, left, plays with her teacher Jacqualine Sanchez, right, and some pretend food in a pre-kindergarten class at the Sheltering Arms Learning Center in New York in a p...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 file photo, Oumou Balde, 4, left, plays with her teacher Jacqualine Sanchez, right, and some pretend food in a pre-kindergarten class at the Sheltering Arms Learning Center in New York in a p...
    Cholesterol levels in children and teens improved in the latest analysis of U.S. health surveys.More >>
    Cholesterol levels in children and teens improved in the latest analysis of U.S. health surveys.More >>
  • Oregon hunts for bodies at ex-asylum seen in 'Cuckoo's Nest'

    Oregon hunts for bodies at ex-asylum seen in 'Cuckoo's Nest'

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-05-21 20:51:22 GMT
    Thursday, May 23 2019 2:31 AM EDT2019-05-23 06:31:48 GMT
    (Paul Carter/The Register-Guard via AP, File). File - In this May 24, 2013, file photo, is the Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Ore. Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on the campus of the former psychiatric hospital th...(Paul Carter/The Register-Guard via AP, File). File - In this May 24, 2013, file photo, is the Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Ore. Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on the campus of the former psychiatric hospital th...
    (Paul Carter/The Register-Guard via AP, File). File - In this May 24, 2013, file photo, is the Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Ore. Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on the campus of the former psychiatric hospital th...(Paul Carter/The Register-Guard via AP, File). File - In this May 24, 2013, file photo, is the Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Ore. Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on the campus of the former psychiatric hospital th...
    Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on a campus of the former psychiatric hospital where the movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" was filmed.More >>
    Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on a campus of the former psychiatric hospital where the movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" was filmed.More >>
  • Frenchman in vegetative state kept alive after appeal to UN

    Frenchman in vegetative state kept alive after appeal to UN

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-05-21 15:21:14 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 5:02 PM EDT2019-05-22 21:02:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2015 file photo, Viviane and Pierre Lambert, left, parents of Vincent Lambert, arrive at the Sebastopol hospital, in Reims, eastern France, where Vincent, who is currently on artificial life supp...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2015 file photo, Viviane and Pierre Lambert, left, parents of Vincent Lambert, arrive at the Sebastopol hospital, in Reims, eastern France, where Vincent, who is currently on artificial life supp...
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2015 file photo, Viviane and Pierre Lambert, left, parents of Vincent Lambert, arrive at the Sebastopol hospital, in Reims, eastern France, where Vincent, who is currently on artificial life supp...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2015 file photo, Viviane and Pierre Lambert, left, parents of Vincent Lambert, arrive at the Sebastopol hospital, in Reims, eastern France, where Vincent, who is currently on artificial life supp...
    A last-ditch appeal to the United Nations has forced French doctors to resume life support for a man who has been in a vegetative state for years and whose case has drawn attention across Europe.More >>
    A last-ditch appeal to the United Nations has forced French doctors to resume life support for a man who has been in a vegetative state for years and whose case has drawn attention across Europe.More >>
  • Nevada lawmakers close to repealing tough abortion rules

    Nevada lawmakers close to repealing tough abortion rules

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 8:01 PM EDT2019-05-22 00:01:26 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 3:22 PM EDT2019-05-22 19:22:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). People gather at the state Capitol to rally in support of abortion rights, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). People gather at the state Capitol to rally in support of abortion rights, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). People gather at the state Capitol to rally in support of abortion rights, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). People gather at the state Capitol to rally in support of abortion rights, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.
    Nevada lawmakers are bucking a national trend of anti-abortion laws by voting to repeal requirements that physicians document a pregnant woman's marital status and tell her about the "emotional implications" of an...More >>
    Nevada lawmakers are bucking a national trend of anti-abortion laws by voting to repeal requirements that physicians document a pregnant woman's marital status and tell her about the "emotional implications" of an abortion.More >>
  • Mississippi abortion law 'smacks of defiance,' US judge says

    Mississippi abortion law 'smacks of defiance,' US judge says

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 1:21 AM EDT2019-05-21 05:21:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 3:02 PM EDT2019-05-22 19:02:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This Friday, May 17, 2019 photo shows the Jackson Women's Health Organization in Jackson, Miss. The facility is the state's only abortion clinic.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This Friday, May 17, 2019 photo shows the Jackson Women's Health Organization in Jackson, Miss. The facility is the state's only abortion clinic.
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This Friday, May 17, 2019 photo shows the Jackson Women's Health Organization in Jackson, Miss. The facility is the state's only abortion clinic.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This Friday, May 17, 2019 photo shows the Jackson Women's Health Organization in Jackson, Miss. The facility is the state's only abortion clinic.
    A federal judge who struck down Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the ban even earlier.More >>
    A federal judge who struck down Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the ban even earlier.More >>
  • Vermont attorney general sues owners of opioid manufacturer

    Vermont attorney general sues owners of opioid manufacturer

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-05-21 21:01:28 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 11:32 AM EDT2019-05-22 15:32:28 GMT
    Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan says he's filed suit against eight members of the family that owns the drug company that manufactures OxyContin, one of the drugs believed to be part of the opioid drug crisis.More >>
    Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan says he's filed suit against eight members of the family that owns the drug company that manufactures OxyContin, one of the drugs believed to be part of the opioid drug crisis.More >>
  • Harris' bill seeks to address racial bias in maternal care

    Harris' bill seeks to address racial bias in maternal care

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 5:11 AM EDT2019-05-22 09:11:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 11:02 AM EDT2019-05-22 15:02:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several p...
    U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several plans by 2020 presidential candidates on the issue.More >>
    U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris is offering a new bill to address racial disparities in maternal health care, one of several plans by 2020 presidential candidates on the issue.More >>
  • Gillibrand proposes more access to maternal care, adoption

    Gillibrand proposes more access to maternal care, adoption

    Wednesday, May 22 2019 7:11 AM EDT2019-05-22 11:11:08 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 11:02 AM EDT2019-05-22 15:02:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., talks with guests during a campaign stop at a coffee shop in Derry, N.H. Gillibrand has released a “Family Bill ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., talks with guests during a campaign stop at a coffee shop in Derry, N.H. Gillibrand has released a “Family Bill ...
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., talks with guests during a campaign stop at a coffee shop in Derry, N.H. Gillibrand has released a “Family Bill ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., talks with guests during a campaign stop at a coffee shop in Derry, N.H. Gillibrand has released a “Family Bill ...
    Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand has released a Family Bill of Rights that she vows to institute during her first 100 days in office, if elected.More >>
    Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand has released a Family Bill of Rights that she vows to institute during her first 100 days in office, if elected.More >>
  • Using a smartphone to sound out sign of kids' ear infections

    Using a smartphone to sound out sign of kids' ear infections

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-05-15 18:11:22 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 10:22 AM EDT2019-05-22 14:22:35 GMT
    (Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...(Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...
    (Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...(Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...
    Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to 'hear' a warning sign of ear infections in kids.More >>
    Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to 'hear' a warning sign of ear infections in kids.More >>
  • Poland's sextuplets doing fine as mom visits her newborns

    Poland's sextuplets doing fine as mom visits her newborns

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 6:51 AM EDT2019-05-21 10:51:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 5:31 AM EDT2019-05-22 09:31:56 GMT
    The 29-year-old mother of Poland's new-born sextuplets has been able to visit her babies in hospital, and all are doing fine despite being born weeks early.More >>
    The 29-year-old mother of Poland's new-born sextuplets has been able to visit her babies in hospital, and all are doing fine despite being born weeks early.More >>
  • 900-lb. man pleads guilty in drug case while in ambulance

    900-lb. man pleads guilty in drug case while in ambulance

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-05-21 21:01:29 GMT
    Wednesday, May 22 2019 1:31 AM EDT2019-05-22 05:31:48 GMT
    A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds has pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case during a hearing held in a courthouse loading zone as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance.More >>
    A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds has pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case during a hearing held in a courthouse loading zone as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance.More >>
  • Trial begins in challenge to 4 abortion laws in Virginia

    Trial begins in challenge to 4 abortion laws in Virginia

    Monday, May 20 2019 3:41 AM EDT2019-05-20 07:41:38 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 7:42 PM EDT2019-05-21 23:42:15 GMT
    A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women's health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers in Virginia.More >>
    A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women's health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers in Virginia.More >>
  • Gov: Abortion ban shows Alabama values 'sanctity of life'

    Gov: Abortion ban shows Alabama values 'sanctity of life'

    Monday, May 20 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-05-20 18:11:19 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 5:42 PM EDT2019-05-21 21:42:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Butch Dill). Protesters for women's rights march to the Alabama Capitol to protest a law passed last week making abortion a felony in nearly all cases with no exceptions for cases of rape or incest, Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala.(AP Photo/Butch Dill). Protesters for women's rights march to the Alabama Capitol to protest a law passed last week making abortion a felony in nearly all cases with no exceptions for cases of rape or incest, Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala.
    (AP Photo/Butch Dill). Protesters for women's rights march to the Alabama Capitol to protest a law passed last week making abortion a felony in nearly all cases with no exceptions for cases of rape or incest, Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala.(AP Photo/Butch Dill). Protesters for women's rights march to the Alabama Capitol to protest a law passed last week making abortion a felony in nearly all cases with no exceptions for cases of rape or incest, Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala.
    Alabama's governor says the state's new abortion ban she recently signed into law reflects how much state residents value the "sanctity of life," expects no protest fallout on tourism and business recruitment.More >>
    Alabama's governor says the state's new abortion ban she recently signed into law reflects how much state residents value the "sanctity of life," expects no protest fallout on tourism and business recruitment.More >>
  • California eyes health care for immigrants in US illegally

    California eyes health care for immigrants in US illegally

    Monday, May 20 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-05-21 01:01:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-05-21 21:01:56 GMT
    California lawmakers are eyeing proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally.More >>
    California lawmakers are eyeing proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally.More >>
  • Ex-nurse accused of raping patient appeals HIV testing order

    Ex-nurse accused of raping patient appeals HIV testing order

    Monday, May 20 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-05-20 20:51:20 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-05-21 20:51:45 GMT
    A former nurse charged with sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility has appealed an order requiring a test to determine if he has HIV.More >>
    A former nurse charged with sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility has appealed an order requiring a test to determine if he has HIV.More >>
  • Senate GOP leader would raise age for buying tobacco to 21

    Senate GOP leader would raise age for buying tobacco to 21

    Monday, May 20 2019 3:31 PM EDT2019-05-20 19:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-05-21 20:51:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens as Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens as Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens as Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens as Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019.
    The Senate's top Republican is introducing legislation to raise the minimum smoking age from 18 to 21.More >>
    The Senate's top Republican is introducing legislation to raise the minimum smoking age from 18 to 21.More >>
  • Jury: Monsanto to pay $2 billion in weed killer cancer case

    Jury: Monsanto to pay $2 billion in weed killer cancer case

    Monday, May 13 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-05-13 22:11:25 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 2:43 PM EDT2019-05-21 18:43:00 GMT
    A Northern California jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.05 billion to a couple who claimed the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused each of their cancer.More >>
    A Northern California jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.05 billion to a couple who claimed the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused each of their cancer.More >>
  • Supreme Court sends dispute over Fosamax back to lower court

    Supreme Court sends dispute over Fosamax back to lower court

    Monday, May 20 2019 10:31 AM EDT2019-05-20 14:31:11 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 2:42 PM EDT2019-05-21 18:42:17 GMT
    The Supreme Court is sending a dispute between drugmaker Merck and patients who used its bone-strengthening drug Fosamax back to a lower court.More >>
    The Supreme Court is sending a dispute between drugmaker Merck and patients who used its bone-strengthening drug Fosamax back to a lower court.More >>
  • Trump's EPA shifts more environmental enforcement to states

    Trump's EPA shifts more environmental enforcement to states

    Monday, May 20 2019 12:11 AM EDT2019-05-20 04:11:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-05-21 15:21:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). In this April 8, 2019, photo, Tim Tanksley, who has been fighting for years trying to convince Oklahoma lawmakers to crack down on the coal ash dumping, stands outside a dump site in Bokoshe, Okla. President Donald Trump’s EPA h...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). In this April 8, 2019, photo, Tim Tanksley, who has been fighting for years trying to convince Oklahoma lawmakers to crack down on the coal ash dumping, stands outside a dump site in Bokoshe, Okla. President Donald Trump’s EPA h...
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). In this April 8, 2019, photo, Tim Tanksley, who has been fighting for years trying to convince Oklahoma lawmakers to crack down on the coal ash dumping, stands outside a dump site in Bokoshe, Okla. President Donald Trump’s EPA h...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). In this April 8, 2019, photo, Tim Tanksley, who has been fighting for years trying to convince Oklahoma lawmakers to crack down on the coal ash dumping, stands outside a dump site in Bokoshe, Okla. President Donald Trump’s EPA h...
    A small town in Oklahoma is warning communities about the Trump administration's environmental policies.More >>
    A small town in Oklahoma is warning communities about the Trump administration's environmental policies.More >>
  • Sextuplets born in Poland; mother and newborns doing well

    Sextuplets born in Poland; mother and newborns doing well

    Monday, May 20 2019 11:51 AM EDT2019-05-20 15:51:13 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-05-21 15:21:51 GMT
    A hospital in southern Poland says sextuplets have been born through cesarean section and all are said to be doing well.More >>
    A hospital in southern Poland says sextuplets have been born through cesarean section and all are said to be doing well.More >>
  • Female lawmakers speak about rapes as abortion bills advance

    Female lawmakers speak about rapes as abortion bills advance

    Saturday, May 18 2019 8:11 AM EDT2019-05-18 12:11:08 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 1:42 AM EDT2019-05-21 05:42:09 GMT
    (Brad Nettles/The State via AP). In this May 13, 2019 photo, South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace discusses being sexually assaulted in Columbia, S.C. For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally bro...(Brad Nettles/The State via AP). In this May 13, 2019 photo, South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace discusses being sexually assaulted in Columbia, S.C. For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally bro...
    (Brad Nettles/The State via AP). In this May 13, 2019 photo, South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace discusses being sexually assaulted in Columbia, S.C. For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally bro...(Brad Nettles/The State via AP). In this May 13, 2019 photo, South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace discusses being sexually assaulted in Columbia, S.C. For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally bro...
    As more Republican-led states seek to ban most abortions, a growing number of female lawmakers have gone public with painful tales of being raped and in some cases getting a subsequent abortion.More >>
    As more Republican-led states seek to ban most abortions, a growing number of female lawmakers have gone public with painful tales of being raped and in some cases getting a subsequent abortion.More >>
  • New Mexico Little League park plagued by hypodermic needles

    New Mexico Little League park plagued by hypodermic needles

    Sunday, May 19 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-05-19 17:21:19 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 11:41 PM EDT2019-05-21 03:41:34 GMT
    (Jim Thompson/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). This May 8, 2019, photo shows hypodermic needles, needle caps, cotton swabs and other drug paraphernalia removed from Atrisco Park, home of the Atrisco Valley Little League, in Albuquerque, N.M. The little...(Jim Thompson/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). This May 8, 2019, photo shows hypodermic needles, needle caps, cotton swabs and other drug paraphernalia removed from Atrisco Park, home of the Atrisco Valley Little League, in Albuquerque, N.M. The little...
    (Jim Thompson/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). This May 8, 2019, photo shows hypodermic needles, needle caps, cotton swabs and other drug paraphernalia removed from Atrisco Park, home of the Atrisco Valley Little League, in Albuquerque, N.M. The little...(Jim Thompson/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). This May 8, 2019, photo shows hypodermic needles, needle caps, cotton swabs and other drug paraphernalia removed from Atrisco Park, home of the Atrisco Valley Little League, in Albuquerque, N.M. The little...
    A New Mexico Little League park is fighting a battle against discarded syringes with attached hypodermic needles amid the region's outgoing opioid epidemic.More >>
    A New Mexico Little League park is fighting a battle against discarded syringes with attached hypodermic needles amid the region's outgoing opioid epidemic.More >>
  • The Latest: US backs reform efforts at UN health agency

    The Latest: US backs reform efforts at UN health agency

    Monday, May 20 2019 10:11 AM EDT2019-05-20 14:11:12 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 6:52 PM EDT2019-05-20 22:52:00 GMT
    (Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) speaks at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switz...(Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) speaks at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switz...
    (Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) speaks at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switz...(Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) speaks at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switz...
    The UN health agency spent nearly $192 million on travel last year, with some staffers breaking its own rules by traveling in business class when not warranted.More >>
    The UN health agency spent nearly $192 million on travel last year, with some staffers breaking its own rules by traveling in business class when not warranted.More >>
  • Prison health care provider resolves disabilities lawsuit

    Prison health care provider resolves disabilities lawsuit

    Friday, May 17 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-05-17 18:31:14 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 4:42 PM EDT2019-05-20 20:42:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - This July 23, 2014 file photo shows a state prison in Florence, Ariz. In May 2019, Corizon Health Inc. and Corizon LLC that provide health care in jails and prisons across the United States, including this one in Florence, have ...(AP Photo/File). FILE - This July 23, 2014 file photo shows a state prison in Florence, Ariz. In May 2019, Corizon Health Inc. and Corizon LLC that provide health care in jails and prisons across the United States, including this one in Florence, have ...
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - This July 23, 2014 file photo shows a state prison in Florence, Ariz. In May 2019, Corizon Health Inc. and Corizon LLC that provide health care in jails and prisons across the United States, including this one in Florence, have ...(AP Photo/File). FILE - This July 23, 2014 file photo shows a state prison in Florence, Ariz. In May 2019, Corizon Health Inc. and Corizon LLC that provide health care in jails and prisons across the United States, including this one in Florence, have ...
    Two providers of prison health care agreed to pay $950,000 to resolve a lawsuit that alleged it discriminated against employees with disabilities by failing to accommodate them, requiring them to be healed before...More >>
    Two providers of prison health care agreed to pay $950,000 to resolve a lawsuit that alleged it discriminated against employees with disabilities by failing to accommodate them, requiring them to be healed before they can return to work, and firing them.More >>
  • Louisiana governor breaks with Democratic Party on abortion

    Louisiana governor breaks with Democratic Party on abortion

    Friday, May 17 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-05-17 19:11:18 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-05-20 19:21:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.
    Democratic Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has repeatedly bucked national party leaders on abortion rights and is about to do it again.More >>
    Democratic Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has repeatedly bucked national party leaders on abortion rights and is about to do it again.More >>
  • Obesity surgery benefits may be bigger for teens than adults

    Obesity surgery benefits may be bigger for teens than adults

    Thursday, May 16 2019 12:01 PM EDT2019-05-16 16:01:16 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-05-20 18:11:47 GMT
    A study finds that teens who have obesity surgery lose as much weight as adults who have the operation and are more likely to have other health problems go away.More >>
    A study finds that teens who have obesity surgery lose as much weight as adults who have the operation and are more likely to have other health problems go away.More >>
  • Hundreds protest Alabama abortion ban: 'My body, my choice!'

    Hundreds protest Alabama abortion ban: 'My body, my choice!'

    Sunday, May 19 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-05-19 22:11:23 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-05-20 16:41:52 GMT
    Hundreds of demonstrators have marched to the Alabama Capitol to protest the state's new abortion ban, chanting 'my body, my choice!' and 'vote them out!'.More >>
    Hundreds of demonstrators have marched to the Alabama Capitol to protest the state's new abortion ban, chanting 'my body, my choice!' and 'vote them out!'.More >>
  • Dems push bill on health care, drug prices through House

    Dems push bill on health care, drug prices through House

    Thursday, May 16 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-05-16 21:01:19 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-05-20 14:12:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., flanked by Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., left, and Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., right, attend a Democratic event ahead of a House...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., flanked by Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., left, and Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., right, attend a Democratic event ahead of a House...
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., flanked by Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., left, and Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., right, attend a Democratic event ahead of a House...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., flanked by Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., left, and Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., right, attend a Democratic event ahead of a House...
    Democrats are pushing legislation buttressing the 2010 health care law and curbing prescription drug prices toward House passage.More >>
    Democrats are pushing legislation buttressing the 2010 health care law and curbing prescription drug prices toward House passage.More >>
  • Judge: Ex-NFL players must see neurologists close to home

    Judge: Ex-NFL players must see neurologists close to home

    Friday, May 17 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-05-17 20:41:19 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-05-20 14:12:04 GMT
    A federal judge in Philadelphia says retired NFL players seeking testing as part of a $1 billion concussion settlement must see a doctor close to home to prevent fraud and "doctor shopping".More >>
    A federal judge in Philadelphia says retired NFL players seeking testing as part of a $1 billion concussion settlement must see a doctor close to home to prevent fraud and "doctor shopping".More >>
  • Missouri 8-week abortion ban one step from going to governor

    Missouri 8-week abortion ban one step from going to governor

    Thursday, May 16 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-05-16 11:21:15 GMT
    Monday, May 20 2019 3:12 AM EDT2019-05-20 07:12:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, file photo, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson delivers his State of the State address in Jefferson City, Mo. Parson on Wednesday, May 15, called on state senators to take action on a bill to ban ab...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, file photo, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson delivers his State of the State address in Jefferson City, Mo. Parson on Wednesday, May 15, called on state senators to take action on a bill to ban ab...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, file photo, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson delivers his State of the State address in Jefferson City, Mo. Parson on Wednesday, May 15, called on state senators to take action on a bill to ban ab...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, file photo, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson delivers his State of the State address in Jefferson City, Mo. Parson on Wednesday, May 15, called on state senators to take action on a bill to ban ab...
    Missouri's Republican-led Senate has passed a wide-ranging bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, acting only hours after Alabama's governor signed a near-total abortion ban into law.More >>
    Missouri's Republican-led Senate has passed a wide-ranging bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, acting only hours after Alabama's governor signed a near-total abortion ban into law.More >>
  • Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients

    Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients

    Friday, May 17 2019 7:41 AM EDT2019-05-17 11:41:08 GMT
    Sunday, May 19 2019 10:02 PM EDT2019-05-20 02:02:02 GMT
    A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child.More >>
    A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child.More >>
  • Alabama Sen. Doug Jones calls new abortion ban 'shameful'

    Alabama Sen. Doug Jones calls new abortion ban 'shameful'

    Thursday, May 16 2019 10:41 AM EDT2019-05-16 14:41:21 GMT
    Sunday, May 19 2019 2:02 PM EDT2019-05-19 18:02:19 GMT
    (Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...(Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...
    (Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...(Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...
    Alabama's Republican governor has signed a bill into law criminalizing abortion in nearly all cases, with no exceptions for rape or incest.More >>
    Alabama's Republican governor has signed a bill into law criminalizing abortion in nearly all cases, with no exceptions for rape or incest.More >>
  • Less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer

    Less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-05-15 21:11:30 GMT
    Sunday, May 19 2019 6:31 AM EDT2019-05-19 10:31:43 GMT
    (Katie Alaimo/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, produce is displayed for sale at a farmers market in Kalamazoo, Mich. A study released on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more frui...(Katie Alaimo/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, produce is displayed for sale at a farmers market in Kalamazoo, Mich. A study released on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more frui...
    (Katie Alaimo/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, produce is displayed for sale at a farmers market in Kalamazoo, Mich. A study released on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more frui...(Katie Alaimo/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, produce is displayed for sale at a farmers market in Kalamazoo, Mich. A study released on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more frui...
    A large experiment finds that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman's risk of dying of breast cancer.More >>
    A large experiment finds that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman's risk of dying of breast cancer.More >>
  • Blurred lines: A pregnant man's tragedy tests gender notions

    Blurred lines: A pregnant man's tragedy tests gender notions

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-05-15 21:11:29 GMT
    Friday, May 17 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-05-18 02:41:59 GMT
    Doctors report a tragic case of a hospital not acting urgently when a pregnant transgender man arrived in labor that ended in a stillbirth.More >>
    Doctors report a tragic case of a hospital not acting urgently when a pregnant transgender man arrived in labor that ended in a stillbirth.More >>
  • Judge orders FDA to speed up review of e-cigarettes

    Judge orders FDA to speed up review of e-cigarettes

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-05-15 22:11:21 GMT
    Friday, May 17 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-05-17 18:31:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this April 23, 2014, file photo, a man smokes an electronic cigarette in Chicago. In a ruling handed down Wednesday, May 15, 2019, a federal judge is siding with public health groups in their effort to force the F...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this April 23, 2014, file photo, a man smokes an electronic cigarette in Chicago. In a ruling handed down Wednesday, May 15, 2019, a federal judge is siding with public health groups in their effort to force the F...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this April 23, 2014, file photo, a man smokes an electronic cigarette in Chicago. In a ruling handed down Wednesday, May 15, 2019, a federal judge is siding with public health groups in their effort to force the F...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this April 23, 2014, file photo, a man smokes an electronic cigarette in Chicago. In a ruling handed down Wednesday, May 15, 2019, a federal judge is siding with public health groups in their effort to force the F...
    Judge says FDA overstepped its authority by delaying review of vaping industry.More >>
    Judge says FDA overstepped its authority by delaying review of vaping industry.More >>
  • US births lowest in 3 decades despite improving economy

    US births lowest in 3 decades despite improving economy

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-05-15 04:22:01 GMT
    Friday, May 17 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-05-17 17:11:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - This Feb. 16, 2017 file photo shows newborn babies in the nursery of a postpartum recovery center in upstate New York. According to a government report released Wednesday, May 15, 2019, U.S. birth rates reached recor...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - This Feb. 16, 2017 file photo shows newborn babies in the nursery of a postpartum recovery center in upstate New York. According to a government report released Wednesday, May 15, 2019, U.S. birth rates reached recor...
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - This Feb. 16, 2017 file photo shows newborn babies in the nursery of a postpartum recovery center in upstate New York. According to a government report released Wednesday, May 15, 2019, U.S. birth rates reached recor...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - This Feb. 16, 2017 file photo shows newborn babies in the nursery of a postpartum recovery center in upstate New York. According to a government report released Wednesday, May 15, 2019, U.S. birth rates reached recor...
    US birth rates reach record lows for women in their teens and 20s, leading to the fewest babies in 32 years.More >>
    US birth rates reach record lows for women in their teens and 20s, leading to the fewest babies in 32 years.More >>
  • Louisiana 'heartbeat' abortion ban nearing final passage

    Louisiana 'heartbeat' abortion ban nearing final passage

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 5:12 PM EDT2019-05-15 21:12:20 GMT
    Friday, May 17 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-05-17 15:21:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte). Abortion rights supporters protest outside the Louisiana House chamber, objecting to the advancement of a bill that would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.
    A proposal to ban abortions as early as the sixth week of pregnancy continues to speed through Louisiana's legislature, a day after Alabama lawmakers voted to outlaw almost all abortions.More >>
    A proposal to ban abortions as early as the sixth week of pregnancy continues to speed through Louisiana's legislature, a day after Alabama lawmakers voted to outlaw almost all abortions.More >>
  • The Latest: Sen. Doug Jones calls abortion ban 'shameful'

    The Latest: Sen. Doug Jones calls abortion ban 'shameful'

    Thursday, May 16 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-05-16 15:21:20 GMT
    Thursday, May 16 2019 4:42 PM EDT2019-05-16 20:42:34 GMT
    (Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...(Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...
    (Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...(Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP). This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the mea...
    Leading U.S. physician groups are denouncing strict anti-abortion laws adopted or proposed in several states.More >>
    Leading U.S. physician groups are denouncing strict anti-abortion laws adopted or proposed in several states.More >>
  • Aid group: More funds needed for Ebola safe burials in Congo

    Aid group: More funds needed for Ebola safe burials in Congo

    Thursday, May 16 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-05-16 19:11:20 GMT
    Thursday, May 16 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-05-16 19:11:59 GMT
    An international aid organization says it only has enough funding to continue safe burials of Ebola victims in eastern Congo for another two weeks.More >>
    An international aid organization says it only has enough funding to continue safe burials of Ebola victims in eastern Congo for another two weeks.More >>
  • Utah prosecutor says he won't enforce strict abortion law

    Utah prosecutor says he won't enforce strict abortion law

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:31 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:31:19 GMT
    Thursday, May 16 2019 11:42 AM EDT2019-05-16 15:42:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2014, file photo, Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill speaks to reporters during a news conference in Salt Lake City. Gill, the chief prosecutor in the county with Utah’s only two abortion ...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2014, file photo, Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill speaks to reporters during a news conference in Salt Lake City. Gill, the chief prosecutor in the county with Utah’s only two abortion ...
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2014, file photo, Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill speaks to reporters during a news conference in Salt Lake City. Gill, the chief prosecutor in the county with Utah’s only two abortion ...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2014, file photo, Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill speaks to reporters during a news conference in Salt Lake City. Gill, the chief prosecutor in the county with Utah’s only two abortion ...
    The chief prosecutor in the county with Utah's only two abortion clinics says he won't enforce a new law banning most procedures after 18 weeks.More >>
    The chief prosecutor in the county with Utah's only two abortion clinics says he won't enforce a new law banning most procedures after 18 weeks.More >>
  • New liver transplant rules begin amid fight over fairness

    New liver transplant rules begin amid fight over fairness

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-05-14 17:01:16 GMT
    Thursday, May 16 2019 10:52 AM EDT2019-05-16 14:52:27 GMT
    (Latisha Ozuna/Wendy Gomez via AP). This Aug. 17, 2017 photo provided by Wendy Gomez, fourth from left, in April 2019 shows her wife, Wilnelia Cruz-Ulloa, third from left, with their children and stepchildren on their wedding day in New York. Cruz-Ullo...(Latisha Ozuna/Wendy Gomez via AP). This Aug. 17, 2017 photo provided by Wendy Gomez, fourth from left, in April 2019 shows her wife, Wilnelia Cruz-Ulloa, third from left, with their children and stepchildren on their wedding day in New York. Cruz-Ullo...
    (Latisha Ozuna/Wendy Gomez via AP). This Aug. 17, 2017 photo provided by Wendy Gomez, fourth from left, in April 2019 shows her wife, Wilnelia Cruz-Ulloa, third from left, with their children and stepchildren on their wedding day in New York. Cruz-Ullo...(Latisha Ozuna/Wendy Gomez via AP). This Aug. 17, 2017 photo provided by Wendy Gomez, fourth from left, in April 2019 shows her wife, Wilnelia Cruz-Ulloa, third from left, with their children and stepchildren on their wedding day in New York. Cruz-Ullo...
    New rules aim to make liver transplant wait depend less on ZIP code, but some hospitals say it's still not fair.More >>
    New rules aim to make liver transplant wait depend less on ZIP code, but some hospitals say it's still not fair.More >>
  • Alabama governor invokes God in banning nearly all abortions

    Alabama governor invokes God in banning nearly all abortions

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:21 AM EDT2019-05-15 07:21:39 GMT
    Thursday, May 16 2019 10:43 AM EDT2019-05-16 14:43:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 file photo, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey speaks to the media in Montgomery, Ala. Alabama lawmakers have passed a near total ban on abortion. The state Senate on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, passe...(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 file photo, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey speaks to the media in Montgomery, Ala. Alabama lawmakers have passed a near total ban on abortion. The state Senate on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, passe...
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 file photo, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey speaks to the media in Montgomery, Ala. Alabama lawmakers have passed a near total ban on abortion. The state Senate on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, passe...(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 file photo, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey speaks to the media in Montgomery, Ala. Alabama lawmakers have passed a near total ban on abortion. The state Senate on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, passe...
    Alabama lawmakers have passed a near total ban on abortion.More >>
    Alabama lawmakers have passed a near total ban on abortion.More >>
  • What helps prevent dementia? Try exercise, not vitamin pills

    What helps prevent dementia? Try exercise, not vitamin pills

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 9:11 AM EDT2019-05-14 13:11:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 16 2019 7:22 AM EDT2019-05-16 11:22:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 4, 2017 file photo, an elderly couple walks across a street near the Royal Palace in Madrid. If you want to save your brain, focus on keeping the rest of your body well with exercise and healthy ...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 4, 2017 file photo, an elderly couple walks across a street near the Royal Palace in Madrid. If you want to save your brain, focus on keeping the rest of your body well with exercise and healthy ...
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 4, 2017 file photo, an elderly couple walks across a street near the Royal Palace in Madrid. If you want to save your brain, focus on keeping the rest of your body well with exercise and healthy ...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 4, 2017 file photo, an elderly couple walks across a street near the Royal Palace in Madrid. If you want to save your brain, focus on keeping the rest of your body well with exercise and healthy ...
    New guidelines for preventing dementia focus on keeping the whole body healthy as a way to prevent mental decline.More >>
    New guidelines for preventing dementia focus on keeping the whole body healthy as a way to prevent mental decline.More >>
  • Louisiana 'heartbeat' abortion ban nearing final passage

    Louisiana 'heartbeat' abortion ban nearing final passage

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-05-15 20:01:29 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 6:53 PM EDT2019-05-15 22:53:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 30, 2019 photo, Sen. John Milkovich, D-Keithville, speaks about his bill to ban abortions if a fetal heartbeat is detected, in a Senate judiciary committee hearing in Baton Rouge, La. The Ho...(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 30, 2019 photo, Sen. John Milkovich, D-Keithville, speaks about his bill to ban abortions if a fetal heartbeat is detected, in a Senate judiciary committee hearing in Baton Rouge, La. The Ho...
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 30, 2019 photo, Sen. John Milkovich, D-Keithville, speaks about his bill to ban abortions if a fetal heartbeat is detected, in a Senate judiciary committee hearing in Baton Rouge, La. The Ho...(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 30, 2019 photo, Sen. John Milkovich, D-Keithville, speaks about his bill to ban abortions if a fetal heartbeat is detected, in a Senate judiciary committee hearing in Baton Rouge, La. The Ho...
    A proposal to ban abortions as early as the sixth week of pregnancy continues to speed through Louisiana's legislature, a day after Alabama lawmakers voted to outlaw almost all abortions.More >>
    A proposal to ban abortions as early as the sixth week of pregnancy continues to speed through Louisiana's legislature, a day after Alabama lawmakers voted to outlaw almost all abortions.More >>
  • Delaware AG investigating prison medical contractor

    Delaware AG investigating prison medical contractor

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-05-14 21:11:23 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 5:12 PM EDT2019-05-15 21:12:32 GMT
    Delaware's attorney general is investigating the medical contractor for the state's prison system amid allegations that contract counselors were ordered to forge documents to indicate that inmates were getting...More >>
    Delaware's attorney general is investigating the medical contractor for the state's prison system amid allegations that contract counselors were ordered to forge documents to indicate that inmates were getting mental health treatment they never received.More >>
  • Philly soda tax study sees sales dip, health impact unclear

    Philly soda tax study sees sales dip, health impact unclear

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 11:11 AM EDT2019-05-14 15:11:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 5:12 PM EDT2019-05-15 21:12:31 GMT
    A Philadelphia study bolsters evidence that soda taxes can reduce sales, but whether they influence health remains an open question.More >>
    A Philadelphia study bolsters evidence that soda taxes can reduce sales, but whether they influence health remains an open question.More >>
  • Washington now 1st state with long-term care program

    Washington now 1st state with long-term care program

    Monday, May 13 2019 7:41 PM EDT2019-05-13 23:41:27 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 4:02 PM EDT2019-05-15 20:02:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte). Gov. Jay Inslee, seated, hands Democratic Rep. Laurie Jinkins his pen after he signed a measure that makes Washington the first state in the nation to establish a program to help offset the costs of long-term care, Monday, M...(AP Photo/Rachel La Corte). Gov. Jay Inslee, seated, hands Democratic Rep. Laurie Jinkins his pen after he signed a measure that makes Washington the first state in the nation to establish a program to help offset the costs of long-term care, Monday, M...
    (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte). Gov. Jay Inslee, seated, hands Democratic Rep. Laurie Jinkins his pen after he signed a measure that makes Washington the first state in the nation to establish a program to help offset the costs of long-term care, Monday, M...(AP Photo/Rachel La Corte). Gov. Jay Inslee, seated, hands Democratic Rep. Laurie Jinkins his pen after he signed a measure that makes Washington the first state in the nation to establish a program to help offset the costs of long-term care, Monday, M...
    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that makes his state the first to create an insurance benefit to help offset the costs of long-term care.More >>
    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that makes his state the first to create an insurance benefit to help offset the costs of long-term care.More >>
  • US measles cases still climbing, topping 800 for year

    US measles cases still climbing, topping 800 for year

    Monday, May 13 2019 10:41 AM EDT2019-05-13 14:41:18 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:42 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:42:47 GMT
    (Steph Chambers/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, University of Pittsburgh pharmacy student Alexandria Taylor prepares syringes during a free measles vaccination clinic by the Allegheny County Health Dep...(Steph Chambers/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, University of Pittsburgh pharmacy student Alexandria Taylor prepares syringes during a free measles vaccination clinic by the Allegheny County Health Dep...
    (Steph Chambers/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, University of Pittsburgh pharmacy student Alexandria Taylor prepares syringes during a free measles vaccination clinic by the Allegheny County Health Dep...(Steph Chambers/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, University of Pittsburgh pharmacy student Alexandria Taylor prepares syringes during a free measles vaccination clinic by the Allegheny County Health Dep...
    New York outbreaks continue to drive US measles cases to a level not seen in 25 years.More >>
    New York outbreaks continue to drive US measles cases to a level not seen in 25 years.More >>
  • New Jersey gets official state microbe: Streptomyces griseus

    New Jersey gets official state microbe: Streptomyces griseus

    Friday, May 10 2019 5:21 PM EDT2019-05-10 21:21:21 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-05-15 18:13:20 GMT
    A microorganism that played a role in treating tuberculosis is now officially recognized as New Jersey's state microbe.More >>
    A microorganism that played a role in treating tuberculosis is now officially recognized as New Jersey's state microbe.More >>
  • California sues US over home health worker union dues

    California sues US over home health worker union dues

    Monday, May 13 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-05-13 21:51:26 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 16:52:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Beam). California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announces a lawsuit against the Trump Administration's new rule affecting home health care workers on Monday, May 13, 2019, in Sacramento, California. California and four other states, Co...(AP Photo/Adam Beam). California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announces a lawsuit against the Trump Administration's new rule affecting home health care workers on Monday, May 13, 2019, in Sacramento, California. California and four other states, Co...
    (AP Photo/Adam Beam). California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announces a lawsuit against the Trump Administration's new rule affecting home health care workers on Monday, May 13, 2019, in Sacramento, California. California and four other states, Co...(AP Photo/Adam Beam). California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announces a lawsuit against the Trump Administration's new rule affecting home health care workers on Monday, May 13, 2019, in Sacramento, California. California and four other states, Co...
    Five states have joined forces to try and block a new rule from the Trump administration they say weakens labor unions and their ability to collectively bargain for wages and benefits.More >>
    Five states have joined forces to try and block a new rule from the Trump administration they say weakens labor unions and their ability to collectively bargain for wages and benefits.More >>
  • Alabama Senate passes ban on abortion, with few exceptions

    Alabama Senate passes ban on abortion, with few exceptions

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 1:31 AM EDT2019-05-14 05:31:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 6:11 AM EDT2019-05-15 10:11:51 GMT
    (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday April 17, 2019 file photo, Bianca Cameron-Schwiesow, from left, Kari Crowe and Margeaux Hardline, dressed as handmaids, take part in a protest against HB314, the abortion b...(Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday April 17, 2019 file photo, Bianca Cameron-Schwiesow, from left, Kari Crowe and Margeaux Hardline, dressed as handmaids, take part in a protest against HB314, the abortion b...
    (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday April 17, 2019 file photo, Bianca Cameron-Schwiesow, from left, Kari Crowe and Margeaux Hardline, dressed as handmaids, take part in a protest against HB314, the abortion b...(Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday April 17, 2019 file photo, Bianca Cameron-Schwiesow, from left, Kari Crowe and Margeaux Hardline, dressed as handmaids, take part in a protest against HB314, the abortion b...
    Alabama lawmakers are headed toward a vote on a proposal to outlaw most abortions that has splintered Republicans over its lack of an exception for pregnancies resulting from rape and incest.More >>
    Alabama lawmakers are headed toward a vote on a proposal to outlaw most abortions that has splintered Republicans over its lack of an exception for pregnancies resulting from rape and incest.More >>
  • Maryland gov signs 1st-in-nation measure to help uninsured

    Maryland gov signs 1st-in-nation measure to help uninsured

    Monday, May 13 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-05-13 18:31:23 GMT
    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:12 AM EDT2019-05-15 04:12:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brian Witte). Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan highlights bipartisan efforts to improve health care in Maryland before signing legislation to help uninsured residents get health insurance and to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 on Monday, May 13,...(AP Photo/Brian Witte). Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan highlights bipartisan efforts to improve health care in Maryland before signing legislation to help uninsured residents get health insurance and to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 on Monday, May 13,...
    (AP Photo/Brian Witte). Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan highlights bipartisan efforts to improve health care in Maryland before signing legislation to help uninsured residents get health insurance and to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 on Monday, May 13,...(AP Photo/Brian Witte). Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan highlights bipartisan efforts to improve health care in Maryland before signing legislation to help uninsured residents get health insurance and to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 on Monday, May 13,...
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed a first-in-the-nation measure to help people without health insurance find out if they qualify for free or low-cost insurance after they file their taxes.More >>
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed a first-in-the-nation measure to help people without health insurance find out if they qualify for free or low-cost insurance after they file their taxes.More >>
  • California to ban pesticide it says hurts babies' brains

    California to ban pesticide it says hurts babies' brains

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-05-08 16:41:30 GMT
    Tuesday, May 14 2019 10:32 PM EDT2019-05-15 02:32:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...
    California plans to ban a widely used pesticide shown to harm the brains of babies.More >>
    California plans to ban a widely used pesticide shown to harm the brains of babies.More >>
  • States seek explicit patient consent for pelvic exams

    States seek explicit patient consent for pelvic exams

    Sunday, May 12 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-05-12 12:31:08 GMT
    Tuesday, May 14 2019 10:22 PM EDT2019-05-15 02:22:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this May 2, 2019, photo, Savanah Harshbarger, a medical student at Duke University, poses for a photo on campus in Durham, N.C. Harshbarger estimates she did as many as 10 pelvic exams last year on patients who were under an...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this May 2, 2019, photo, Savanah Harshbarger, a medical student at Duke University, poses for a photo on campus in Durham, N.C. Harshbarger estimates she did as many as 10 pelvic exams last year on patients who were under an...
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this May 2, 2019, photo, Savanah Harshbarger, a medical student at Duke University, poses for a photo on campus in Durham, N.C. Harshbarger estimates she did as many as 10 pelvic exams last year on patients who were under an...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this May 2, 2019, photo, Savanah Harshbarger, a medical student at Duke University, poses for a photo on campus in Durham, N.C. Harshbarger estimates she did as many as 10 pelvic exams last year on patients who were under an...
    Lawmakers in several states want to make sure women undergoing surgery have a chance to say no to a medical student examining them while they're under anesthesia.More >>
    Lawmakers in several states want to make sure women undergoing surgery have a chance to say no to a medical student examining them while they're under anesthesia.More >>
  • Washington to offer first 'public option' insurance in US

    Washington to offer first 'public option' insurance in US

    Sunday, May 12 2019 12:01 PM EDT2019-05-12 16:01:13 GMT
    Tuesday, May 14 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-05-14 18:22:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte, File). FILE - In this April 29, 2019, file photo, Gov. Jay Inslee, surrounded by Democratic lawmakers from the Senate and House, talks to the media following the Washington Legislature adjourning its 105-day legislative sessi...(AP Photo/Rachel La Corte, File). FILE - In this April 29, 2019, file photo, Gov. Jay Inslee, surrounded by Democratic lawmakers from the Senate and House, talks to the media following the Washington Legislature adjourning its 105-day legislative sessi...
    (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte, File). FILE - In this April 29, 2019, file photo, Gov. Jay Inslee, surrounded by Democratic lawmakers from the Senate and House, talks to the media following the Washington Legislature adjourning its 105-day legislative sessi...(AP Photo/Rachel La Corte, File). FILE - In this April 29, 2019, file photo, Gov. Jay Inslee, surrounded by Democratic lawmakers from the Senate and House, talks to the media following the Washington Legislature adjourning its 105-day legislative sessi...
    Washington is set to become the first state in the nation to offer a universally available public health insurance option.More >>
    Washington is set to become the first state in the nation to offer a universally available public health insurance option.More >>
  • States bring price fixing suit against generic drug makers

    States bring price fixing suit against generic drug makers

    Saturday, May 11 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-05-11 17:21:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 14 2019 12:52 PM EDT2019-05-14 16:52:09 GMT
    More than 40 states allege price fixing in suit against generic drug makers.More >>
    More than 40 states allege price fixing in suit against generic drug makers.More >>
  • Hong Kong reports African swine fever case

    Hong Kong reports African swine fever case

    Friday, May 10 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-05-11 02:21:28 GMT
    Tuesday, May 14 2019 11:02 AM EDT2019-05-14 15:02:12 GMT
    A case of African swine fever has been detected in a Hong Kong slaughterhouse, forcing the culling of all 6,000 pigs at the facility.More >>
    A case of African swine fever has been detected in a Hong Kong slaughterhouse, forcing the culling of all 6,000 pigs at the facility.More >>
  • Washington state limits exemptions for measles vaccine

    Washington state limits exemptions for measles vaccine

    Friday, May 10 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-05-10 19:11:20 GMT
    Monday, May 13 2019 10:52 PM EDT2019-05-14 02:52:26 GMT
    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a measure removing parents' ability to claim a personal or philosophical exemption for their children from receiving the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine before attending a day...More >>
    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a measure removing parents' ability to claim a personal or philosophical exemption for their children from receiving the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine before attending a day care center or school.More >>
  • Scrap 'Obamacare'? Maybe not all, Trump administration says

    Scrap 'Obamacare'? Maybe not all, Trump administration says

    Friday, May 10 2019 12:31 AM EDT2019-05-10 04:31:33 GMT
    Monday, May 13 2019 7:42 PM EDT2019-05-13 23:42:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, the HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington. The Trump administration is arguing in court that the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down as unc...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, the HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington. The Trump administration is arguing in court that the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down as unc...
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, the HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington. The Trump administration is arguing in court that the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down as unc...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, the HealthCare.gov website is photographed in Washington. The Trump administration is arguing in court that the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down as unc...
    Trump administration sends mixed messages on 'Obamacare's' fate: Should federal judges salvage parts of the law?.More >>
    Trump administration sends mixed messages on 'Obamacare's' fate: Should federal judges salvage parts of the law?.More >>
  • Michigan on verge of showdown over high car insurance rates

    Michigan on verge of showdown over high car insurance rates

    Saturday, May 11 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-05-11 14:21:10 GMT
    Monday, May 13 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-05-13 21:52:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE- In a June 23, 2015, file photo, traffic heads north along the Lodge freeway in Detroit. Michigan, the state with the highest car insurance premiums in the country, is on the verge of a political showdown over long-...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE- In a June 23, 2015, file photo, traffic heads north along the Lodge freeway in Detroit. Michigan, the state with the highest car insurance premiums in the country, is on the verge of a political showdown over long-...
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE- In a June 23, 2015, file photo, traffic heads north along the Lodge freeway in Detroit. Michigan, the state with the highest car insurance premiums in the country, is on the verge of a political showdown over long-...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE- In a June 23, 2015, file photo, traffic heads north along the Lodge freeway in Detroit. Michigan, the state with the highest car insurance premiums in the country, is on the verge of a political showdown over long-...
    Michigan is on the verge of a political showdown over long-running efforts to cut car insurance rates by reining in generous medical benefits.More >>
    Michigan is on the verge of a political showdown over long-running efforts to cut car insurance rates by reining in generous medical benefits.More >>
  • Diplomat joins athletes in pledging brain for research

    Diplomat joins athletes in pledging brain for research

    Friday, May 10 2019 11:11 AM EDT2019-05-10 15:11:12 GMT
    Monday, May 13 2019 1:02 PM EDT2019-05-13 17:02:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...(AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...
    (AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...(AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...
    A U.S. diplomat who suffered headaches and memory loss under mysterious circumstances while stationed in China has pledged to donate his brain for research.More >>
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  • Juul's 'switch' campaign for smokers draws new scrutiny

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    (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer, File). FILE - In this April 16, 2019, file photo, a woman exhales a puff of vapor from a Juul pen in Vancouver, Wash. Under intense scrutiny amid a wave of underage vaping, Juul is pushing into television with a multimilli...(AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer, File). FILE - In this April 16, 2019, file photo, a woman exhales a puff of vapor from a Juul pen in Vancouver, Wash. Under intense scrutiny amid a wave of underage vaping, Juul is pushing into television with a multimilli...
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  • The Latest: Trump proposes end to 'surprise medical bills'

    The Latest: Trump proposes end to 'surprise medical bills'

    Thursday, May 9 2019 12:51 PM EDT2019-05-09 16:51:22 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). President Trump speaks at a rally in Panama City Beach, Fla., Wednesday, May 8, 2019.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). President Trump speaks at a rally in Panama City Beach, Fla., Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
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  • Trump backs Fla. plan to import lower-cost meds from abroad

    Trump backs Fla. plan to import lower-cost meds from abroad

    Thursday, May 9 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-05-09 20:41:21 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
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  • Drugmaker will donate meds for US push to end HIV epidemic

    Drugmaker will donate meds for US push to end HIV epidemic

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    Drugmaker Gilead agrees to donate prevention meds in US push to end HIV epidemic.More >>
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  • Meatsplainer: How new plant-based burgers compare to beef

    Meatsplainer: How new plant-based burgers compare to beef

    Tuesday, May 7 2019 3:21 AM EDT2019-05-07 07:21:35 GMT
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    A new era of meat alternatives is here, but patties from Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods can be nutritionally similar to beef.More >>
    A new era of meat alternatives is here, but patties from Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods can be nutritionally similar to beef.More >>