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  • Obesity to become leading cause of cancer in women

    Obesity to become leading cause of cancer in women

    Monday, September 24 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-25 00:15:27 GMT
    Obesity is set to overtake smoking as the leading preventable cause of cancer in women in the UK, a new report warns. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ZypO_e1a_BI/index.html
    Obesity is set to overtake smoking as the leading preventable cause of cancer in women in the UK, a new report warns.
  • 'Amazing' treatment helps paralyzed woman walk again

    'Amazing' treatment helps paralyzed woman walk again

    Monday, September 24 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-24 20:15:15 GMT
    Kelly Thomas is paralyzed from the chest down and can consciously control her ability to walk, researchers say, thanks to a stimulation device in her lower back. Two studies released Monday show three paralyzed patients can walk again. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AqQuhKH_--M/index.html
    Kelly Thomas is paralyzed from the chest down and can consciously control her ability to walk, researchers say, thanks to a stimulation device in her lower back. Two studies released Monday show three paralyzed patients can walk again.
  • South African court OKs private use of cannabis

    South African court OKs private use of cannabis

    Monday, September 24 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-24 07:15:17 GMT
    In a unanimous ruling hailed by activists campaigning for the legalization of marijuana, the judges declared unconstitutional three sections of the Constitution that prohibited cannabis consumption, possession and cultivation. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/zwsW3VP_43A/index.html
    In a unanimous ruling hailed by activists campaigning for the legalization of marijuana, the judges declared unconstitutional three sections of the Constitution that prohibited cannabis consumption, possession and cultivation.
  • She rode her bike to 183 mph, making her the fastest cyclist in the world

    She rode her bike to 183 mph, making her the fastest cyclist in the world

    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-24 03:15:20 GMT
    Denise Mueller-Korenek brings a whole new meaning to pedal to the metal - bike pedals that is. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/nujYyywzRIM/index.html
    Denise Mueller-Korenek brings a whole new meaning to pedal to the metal - bike pedals that is.
  • 57 Detroit schools have high levels of lead and copper in drinking water

    57 Detroit schools have high levels of lead and copper in drinking water

    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-24 01:15:05 GMT
    At least 57 Detroit public schools have tested positive so far for high levels of copper, lead or both in drinking water. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/sOhwLDOjOQY/index.html
    At least 57 Detroit public schools have tested positive so far for high levels of copper, lead or both in drinking water.
  • DNA tests on elephant tusks expose 'three major export cartels operating in Africa'

    DNA tests on elephant tusks expose 'three major export cartels operating in Africa'

    Sunday, September 23 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-24 00:15:20 GMT
    A DNA sampling technique on elephant tusks has helped expose three of Africa's ivory trafficking rings, a new study says. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/CS9L6u8d1K8/index.html
    A DNA sampling technique on elephant tusks has helped expose three of Africa's ivory trafficking rings, a new study says.
  • Celebrated food researcher to step down after research is questioned

    Celebrated food researcher to step down after research is questioned

    Sunday, September 23 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-23 21:15:28 GMT
    Cornell University professor Brian Wansink may have helped shape our country's relationship with food, but concerns about his research came to a head on Wednesday when leading medical journals retracted six of his articles, the Journal of the American Medical Association announced. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/sDt7eh9B24w/index.html
    Cornell University professor Brian Wansink may have helped shape our country's relationship with food, but concerns about his research came to a head on Wednesday when leading medical journals retracted six of his articles, the Journal of the American Medical Association announced.
  • Ground beef producer issues recall due to deadly E. coli outbreak

    Ground beef producer issues recall due to deadly E. coli outbreak

    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-23 20:15:05 GMT
    Cargill Meat Solutions issued a recall of 32,606 pounds of ground meat due to a deadly e. coli outbreak, the US Department of Agriculture said Wednesday. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/vS4UNMya278/index.html
    Cargill Meat Solutions issued a recall of 32,606 pounds of ground meat due to a deadly e. coli outbreak, the US Department of Agriculture said Wednesday.
  • FDA concludes examination of Parkinson's drug

    FDA concludes examination of Parkinson's drug

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:15:03 GMT
    The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday it had not identified any 'new or unexpected safety findings' related to a drug used to treat psychosis in Parkinson's patients, though it did find potentially troubling prescribing practices. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ipJZ_GWt70c/index.html
    The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday it had not identified any 'new or unexpected safety findings' related to a drug used to treat psychosis in Parkinson's patients, though it did find potentially troubling prescribing practices.
  • Why female shooters are rare

    Why female shooters are rare

    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-23 14:16:08 GMT
    Data shows that women are rarely behind active shootings, making Thursday's massacre at a drugstore distribution center unusual. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/hZo-fzRNiP4/index.html
    Data shows that women are rarely behind active shootings, making Thursday's massacre at a drugstore distribution center unusual.
  • Judge sides with transgender workers in insurance fight

    Judge sides with transgender workers in insurance fight

    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:15:05 GMT
    A judge ruled that Wisconsin must cover medically necessary treatment for transgender state employees. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Kg2SyNcbO1w/index.html
    A judge ruled that Wisconsin must cover medically necessary treatment for transgender state employees.
  • Deaths on college and high school football fields are a rare -- but reliable -- tragedy

    Deaths on college and high school football fields are a rare -- but reliable -- tragedy

    Sunday, September 23 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-23 09:15:08 GMT
    This fall, more than a million kids, teens and young men will line up on the hash marks for another season of football. Millions more will watch, either as rabid fans or, increasingly, as concerned parents and loved ones. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ySwyDJMpr04/index.html
    This fall, more than a million kids, teens and young men will line up on the hash marks for another season of football. Millions more will watch, either as rabid fans or, increasingly, as concerned parents and loved ones.
  • Rate of Americans living with Alzheimer's expected to double by 2060

    Rate of Americans living with Alzheimer's expected to double by 2060

    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-23 07:15:05 GMT
    As the aging population of the United States grows, a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that from 2014 to 2060, there will be a 178% increase in the number of Americans who have Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/KlBbmwiqCO8/index.html
    As the aging population of the United States grows, a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that from 2014 to 2060, there will be a 178% increase in the number of Americans who have Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
  • Keeping your brain fit, by a USA Memory Champion

    Keeping your brain fit, by a USA Memory Champion

    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-22 16:15:08 GMT
    How exactly does one keep their brain and memory strong and healthy? This was one of the driving questions I had when I began the quest to improve my memory and become a four-time USA Memory Champion. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/NQ6eaSI9RA0/index.html
    How exactly does one keep their brain and memory strong and healthy? This was one of the driving questions I had when I began the quest to improve my memory and become a four-time USA Memory Champion.
  • Outbreak of rare eye infection among contact lens wearers

    Outbreak of rare eye infection among contact lens wearers

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:15:21 GMT
    An ongoing outbreak of a rare eye infection has been discovered in contact lens wearers in the UK, a new study reveals. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/vsR7CfQ-H8g/index.html
    An ongoing outbreak of a rare eye infection has been discovered in contact lens wearers in the UK, a new study reveals.
  • These tweets show why people don't report sexual assaults

    These tweets show why people don't report sexual assaults

    Friday, September 21 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-22 03:15:28 GMT
    There's no standard way survivors talk about sexual assault. It isn't always a police phone call and a rape kit; sometimes it's years of silence. Sometimes it trickles out, little by little, and then all at once; like a dam that swells and breaks and floods. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/1moM_wlIUE0/index.html
    There's no standard way survivors talk about sexual assault. It isn't always a police phone call and a rape kit; sometimes it's years of silence. Sometimes it trickles out, little by little, and then all at once; like a dam that swells and breaks and floods.
  • Memories that last: What sexual assault survivors remember and why

    Memories that last: What sexual assault survivors remember and why

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-22 02:15:47 GMT
    While many details in life grow murky, the most traumatic moments -- such as being pushed onto a bed and groped -- get embedded in memory, experts say. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/BiJt1ms6dRE/index.html
    While many details in life grow murky, the most traumatic moments -- such as being pushed onto a bed and groped -- get embedded in memory, experts say.
  • 1 in 20 deaths globally are a result of alcohol use

    1 in 20 deaths globally are a result of alcohol use

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:15:45 GMT
    Over three million people died from alcohol consumption in 2016, equating to 1 in 20 deaths globally, according to a new report by the World Health Organization. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/unI6I7qt6zg/index.html
    Over three million people died from alcohol consumption in 2016, equating to 1 in 20 deaths globally, according to a new report by the World Health Organization.
  • 1 in 20 deaths globally are a result of alcohol use

    1 in 20 deaths globally are a result of alcohol use

    Friday, September 21 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:15:21 GMT
    Over three million people died from alcohol consumption in 2016, equating to 1 in 20 deaths globally, according to a new report by the World Health Organization. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/unI6I7qt6zg/index.html
    Over three million people died from alcohol consumption in 2016, equating to 1 in 20 deaths globally, according to a new report by the World Health Organization.
  • 4 diseases cause the majority of human deaths -- and most countries are failing to tackle them in time

    4 diseases cause the majority of human deaths -- and most countries are failing to tackle them in time

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:15:42 GMT
    More than half of all UN countries will fail to honor their commitment to reduce premature deaths from cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes by 2030, a new analysis predicts. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/JGDDdBpOwb0/index.html
    More than half of all UN countries will fail to honor their commitment to reduce premature deaths from cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes by 2030, a new analysis predicts.
  • This is why people hesitate to report sexual misconduct

    This is why people hesitate to report sexual misconduct

    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-21 03:15:23 GMT
    The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Vyq4t0xncYE/index.html
    The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades.
  • Globally, losing the fight against cancer and other chronic diseases

    Globally, losing the fight against cancer and other chronic diseases

    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-21 01:15:25 GMT
    More than half of all UN countries will fail to honor their commitment to reduce premature deaths from cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes by 2030, a new analysis predicts. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/JGDDdBpOwb0/index.html
    More than half of all UN countries will fail to honor their commitment to reduce premature deaths from cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes by 2030, a new analysis predicts.
  • Just one in 10 English people will be smokers by 2023, study says

    Just one in 10 English people will be smokers by 2023, study says

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-21 00:15:46 GMT
    Just one in 10 English people will smoke cigarettes in five years and Britain could be a smoke-free society by 2030, according to Public Health England (PHE). original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/YX0Jl1Hl9uQ/index.html
    Just one in 10 English people will smoke cigarettes in five years and Britain could be a smoke-free society by 2030, according to Public Health England (PHE).
  • Puppies to blame for drug-resistant infection in 118 people

    Puppies to blame for drug-resistant infection in 118 people

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:15:28 GMT
    From January 2017 through February 2018, puppies sold at six pet store companies led to infections in 118 people in 18 states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/mqLUVTlYNQo/index.html
    From January 2017 through February 2018, puppies sold at six pet store companies led to infections in 118 people in 18 states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday.
  • This is why people hesitate to report sexual misconduct

    This is why people hesitate to report sexual misconduct

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:15:28 GMT
    The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Vyq4t0xncYE/index.html
    The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades.
  • Yogurts deceptively high in sugar, study finds

    Yogurts deceptively high in sugar, study finds

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:15:18 GMT
    Most yogurts have deceptively high levels of sugar, with organic yogurts among the worst offenders, a new study warned. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RnnON29yoYs/index.html
    Most yogurts have deceptively high levels of sugar, with organic yogurts among the worst offenders, a new study warned.
  • 'Male menopause,' affecting younger men

    'Male menopause,' affecting younger men

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:15:23 GMT
    In my practice, I've noticed that an increasing number of younger guys are complaining of sexual concerns, such as diminished libido and erectile problems, more commonly seen in older men. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/VmuNJ2WQvDg/index.html
    In my practice, I've noticed that an increasing number of younger guys are complaining of sexual concerns, such as diminished libido and erectile problems, more commonly seen in older men.
  • Parents, stop feeling so guilty about TV time

    Parents, stop feeling so guilty about TV time

    Thursday, September 20 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 09:15:15 GMT
    I've never met a parent at ease with the fact that their children watch television. This includes many, many lovely, curious and conscientious parents who allow their equally lovely, curious and conscientious children an American Academy of Pediatrics-approved one to seven hours a week of television and video games. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/IWpSucfO2JE/index.html
    I've never met a parent at ease with the fact that their children watch television. This includes many, many lovely, curious and conscientious parents who allow their equally lovely, curious and conscientious children an American Academy of Pediatrics-approved one to seven hours a week of television and video games.
  • Japan's 'dunce robots' will make your kid smarter

    Japan's 'dunce robots' will make your kid smarter

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 08:15:13 GMT
    For many people, the future inspires nightmare visions of a 'robopocalypse,' a time when humans become subjugated by their own creations: robot overlords that possess superior physical and intellectual prowess. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/HYS75TTOT7Y/index.html
    For many people, the future inspires nightmare visions of a 'robopocalypse,' a time when humans become subjugated by their own creations robot overlords that possess superior physical and intellectual prowess.
  • Pig poop and coal ash a real concern for people in North Carolina floods

    Pig poop and coal ash a real concern for people in North Carolina floods

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:15:13 GMT
    Even after a hurricane's immediate threat of flooding goes away, North Carolina residents could face a host of potential health problems from the water brought by Hurricane Florence -- and from what that water leaves behind. In addition to the usual physical and mental challenges floodwater can typically bring, there is a potential problem for human health that involves some of the state's key industries: hog farming and coal power generation. original story: http://rss.cnn.com...
    Even after a hurricane's immediate threat of flooding goes away, North Carolina residents could face a host of potential health problems from the water brought by Hurricane Florence -- and from what that water leaves behind. In addition to the usual physical and mental challenges floodwater can typically bring, there is a potential problem for human health that involves some of the state's key ind
  • Hurricane cleanup: How to stay safe when returning home

    Hurricane cleanup: How to stay safe when returning home

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:15:15 GMT
    Hurricane Florence has come and gone but the risks from power outages, damaged homes and flooding are still very present for some areas. Recovery efforts are underway in North Carolina and other areas hit by Hurricane Florence. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ptw9D9v-tps/index.html
    Hurricane Florence has come and gone but the risks from power outages, damaged homes and flooding are still very present for some areas. Recovery efforts are underway in North Carolina and other areas hit by Hurricane Florence.
  • E-cigarette warnings to arrive in high school bathrooms nationwide

    E-cigarette warnings to arrive in high school bathrooms nationwide

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 01:15:12 GMT
    In a new push to education the nearly 11 million youth at risk of e-cigarette addiction, the FDA announced a new campaign that will take the message into high school bathrooms. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RjKQeHpjLGc/index.html
    In a new push to education the nearly 11 million youth at risk of e-cigarette addiction, the FDA announced a new campaign that will take the message into high school bathrooms.
  • Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:15:12 GMT
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/pXIsd2lVYFg/index.html
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said.
  • Low testosterone, or 'male menopause,' no longer just for older men

    Low testosterone, or 'male menopause,' no longer just for older men

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:15:23 GMT
    In my practice, I've noticed that an increasing number of younger guys are complaining of sexual concerns, such as diminished libido and erectile problems, more commonly seen in older men. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/VmuNJ2WQvDg/index.html
    In my practice, I've noticed that an increasing number of younger guys are complaining of sexual concerns, such as diminished libido and erectile problems, more commonly seen in older men.
  • Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

    Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:15:43 GMT
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RPV7t-QCxkY/index.html
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains.
  • 4 people get cancer from donated organs

    4 people get cancer from donated organs

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:15:22 GMT
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RPV7t-QCxkY/index.html
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains.
  • Kavanaugh's accuser says he was drunk at the time. What studies say about alcohol and memory loss

    Kavanaugh's accuser says he was drunk at the time. What studies say about alcohol and memory loss

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:15:26 GMT
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who has accused him of physical and sexual assault, California professor Christine Blasey Ford, have indicated a willingness to testify about the allegations before the Senate Judiciary Committee. If they do they will likely face questions about how reliable memory can be when alcohol is involved. The science says that alcohol can play a role in memory recall depending on the amount and how much time has gone by. original stor...
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who has accused him of physical and sexual assault, California professor Christine Blasey Ford, have indicated a willingness to testify about the allegations before the Senate Judiciary Committee. If they do they will likely face questions about how reliable memory can be when alcohol is involved. The science says that alcohol can play a role in
  • Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

    Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:15:20 GMT
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RPV7t-QCxkY/index.html
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains.
  • Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

    Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 00:15:18 GMT
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RPV7t-QCxkY/index.html
    Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains.
  • Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:15:15 GMT
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/pXIsd2lVYFg/index.html
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said.
  • Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:15:09 GMT
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/pXIsd2lVYFg/index.html
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said.
  • Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Man loses hands and feet after dog-related infection

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:15:10 GMT
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/pXIsd2lVYFg/index.html
    By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, 'my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body,' he said.
  • More than 9,000 US children injured by infant walkers every year

    More than 9,000 US children injured by infant walkers every year

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 09:15:08 GMT
    Changes in safety standards led to a steep drop in the number of babies injured using infant walkers. Still, more than 9,000 US children are injured using the devices every year, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/lU8daLuPKec/index.html
    Changes in safety standards led to a steep drop in the number of babies injured using infant walkers. Still, more than 9,000 US children are injured using the devices every year, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.
  • Air pollution particles found in mothers' placentas

    Air pollution particles found in mothers' placentas

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:15:16 GMT
    Scientists believe they have discovered the first examples of air pollution traveling through the lungs of pregnant women and into their placentas, potentially reaching their fetuses. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/utZuCqIBMvM/index.html
    Scientists believe they have discovered the first examples of air pollution traveling through the lungs of pregnant women and into their placentas, potentially reaching their fetuses.
  • Almost 1 in 11 students has vaped cannabis, report says

    Almost 1 in 11 students has vaped cannabis, report says

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:15:38 GMT
    Even middle schoolers are vaping marijuana, according to a new report. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/SwH8fDoDSUc/index.html
    Even middle schoolers are vaping marijuana, according to a new report.
  • Aspirin use in old age: Risks may outweigh benefits

    Aspirin use in old age: Risks may outweigh benefits

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:15:11 GMT
    It's one of the most well-known tenets of modern medicine: An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away. But according to a trio of studies published Sunday in the New England Journal of Medicine, a daily low-dose aspirin regimen provides no significant health benefits for healthy older adults. Instead, it may cause them serious harm. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/0JXIjmaYgr8/index.html
    It's one of the most well-known tenets of modern medicine An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away. But according to a trio of studies published Sunday in the New England Journal of Medicine, a daily low-dose aspirin regimen provides no significant health benefits for healthy older adults. Instead, it may cause them serious harm.
  • Pig poop and coal ash a real concern for people in North Carolina floods

    Pig poop and coal ash a real concern for people in North Carolina floods

    Monday, September 17 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-18 02:15:20 GMT
    Even after a hurricane's immediate threat of flooding goes away, North Carolina residents could face a host of potential health problems from the water brought by Hurricane Florence -- and from what that water leaves behind. In addition to the usual physical and mental challenges floodwater can typically bring, there is a potential problem for human health that involves some of the state's key industries: hog farming and coal power generation. original story: http://rss.cnn.com...
    Even after a hurricane's immediate threat of flooding goes away, North Carolina residents could face a host of potential health problems from the water brought by Hurricane Florence -- and from what that water leaves behind. In addition to the usual physical and mental challenges floodwater can typically bring, there is a potential problem for human health that involves some of the state's key ind
  • This is why people hesitate to report sexual misconduct

    This is why people hesitate to report sexual misconduct

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:15:11 GMT
    The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Vyq4t0xncYE/index.html
    The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades.
  • 'The Maria Generation': Young people are dying and suffering on an island with a highly uncertain future

    'The Maria Generation': Young people are dying and suffering on an island with a highly uncertain future

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:15:11 GMT
    Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AX0lkmzahUk/index.html
    Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island.
  • Aspirin use in old age: Risks may outweigh benefits

    Aspirin use in old age: Risks may outweigh benefits

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:15:15 GMT
    It's one of the most well-known tenets of modern medicine: An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away. But according to a trio of studies published Sunday in the New England Journal of Medicine, a daily low-dose aspirin regimen provides no significant health benefits for healthy older adults. Instead, it may cause them serious harm. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/0JXIjmaYgr8/index.html
    It's one of the most well-known tenets of modern medicine An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away. But according to a trio of studies published Sunday in the New England Journal of Medicine, a daily low-dose aspirin regimen provides no significant health benefits for healthy older adults. Instead, it may cause them serious harm.
  • How to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence

    How to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 20:15:05 GMT
    Hurricane Florence has begun its assault on the Carolinas. Non-profits have already arrived, helping with shelters and positioning supplies and personnel to provide support for those in need. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/DfVVtvjeH9w/index.html
    Hurricane Florence has begun its assault on the Carolinas. Non-profits have already arrived, helping with shelters and positioning supplies and personnel to provide support for those in need.
  • How to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence

    How to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:15:38 GMT
    Hurricane Florence has begun its assault on the Carolinas. Non-profits have already arrived, helping with shelters and positioning supplies and personnel to provide support for those in need. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/DfVVtvjeH9w/index.html
    Hurricane Florence has begun its assault on the Carolinas. Non-profits have already arrived, helping with shelters and positioning supplies and personnel to provide support for those in need.
  • Household disinfectants could be making kids overweight, study says

    Household disinfectants could be making kids overweight, study says

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:15:13 GMT
    Multi-surface cleaners and other commonly used household disinfectants could be making children overweight by altering the bacteria found in their guts, a new study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal suggests. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RT820cqJ_e4/index.html
    Multi-surface cleaners and other commonly used household disinfectants could be making children overweight by altering the bacteria found in their guts, a new study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal suggests.
  • 'The Maria Generation': Young people are dying and suffering on an island with a highly uncertain future

    'The Maria Generation': Young people are dying and suffering on an island with a highly uncertain future

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:15:04 GMT
    Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/AX0lkmzahUk/index.html
    Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island.
  • Household disinfectants could be making kids overweight, study says

    Household disinfectants could be making kids overweight, study says

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-17 10:15:05 GMT
    Multi-surface cleaners and other commonly used household disinfectants could be making children overweight by altering the bacteria found in their guts, a new study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal suggests. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/RT820cqJ_e4/index.html
    Multi-surface cleaners and other commonly used household disinfectants could be making children overweight by altering the bacteria found in their guts, a new study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal suggests.
  • Love and heroin don't mix: how these newlyweds survived a harrowing romance

    Love and heroin don't mix: how these newlyweds survived a harrowing romance

    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-15 13:15:06 GMT
    There's nothing sweet or adorable about the way newlyweds Brittany and Ryan Coleman first met -- no 'meet cute' like in rom-com movies or romance novels. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ZUzHLNvt8Uo/index.html
    There's nothing sweet or adorable about the way newlyweds Brittany and Ryan Coleman first met -- no 'meet cute' like in rom-com movies or romance novels.
  • What makes chocolate chip cookies so addictive?

    What makes chocolate chip cookies so addictive?

    Friday, September 14 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 02:15:19 GMT
    When I reflect on my childhood baking memories, one that stands out is a tray of warm chocolate chip cookies coming out of the oven. It was so tempting to eat the raw dough while making them -- talk about a lesson in delayed gratification -- but in 20 or so minutes, delicious buttery, sugary cookies dotted with chocolate chips would be ready to enjoy. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/KE8I52STvtw/index.html
    When I reflect on my childhood baking memories, one that stands out is a tray of warm chocolate chip cookies coming out of the oven. It was so tempting to eat the raw dough while making them -- talk about a lesson in delayed gratification -- but in 20 or so minutes, delicious buttery, sugary cookies dotted with chocolate chips would be ready to enjoy.
  • Nurse in California discovers her colleague was a patient she cared for as a baby

    Nurse in California discovers her colleague was a patient she cared for as a baby

    Friday, September 14 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 00:15:32 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/g0x42fn9dbk/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/g0x42fn9dbk/index.html
  • Report: Pharma exec says he had 'moral requirement' to raise drug price 400%

    Report: Pharma exec says he had 'moral requirement' to raise drug price 400%

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:15:28 GMT
    A pharmaceutical company executive defended his company's recent 400% drug price increase, telling the Financial Times that his company had a 'moral requirement to sell the product at the highest price.' The head of the US Food and Drug Administration blasted the executive in a response on Twitter. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/z4_qKRNtPrs/index.html
    A pharmaceutical company executive defended his company's recent 400% drug price increase, telling the Financial Times that his company had a 'moral requirement to sell the product at the highest price.' The head of the US Food and Drug Administration blasted the executive in a response on Twitter.
  • FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    Friday, September 14 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 19:15:18 GMT
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D2Uj0eH57lY/index.html
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US.
  • FDA finds another impurity in recalled heart drug

    FDA finds another impurity in recalled heart drug

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:15:18 GMT
    The US Food and Drug Administration said it found additional 'unexpected impurity' in three lots of Torrent Pharmaceuticals' recalled valsartan drug. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/pvMWtOXHJpw/index.html
    The US Food and Drug Administration said it found additional 'unexpected impurity' in three lots of Torrent Pharmaceuticals' recalled valsartan drug.
  • Planned Parenthood picks Baltimore health commissioner as new president

    Planned Parenthood picks Baltimore health commissioner as new president

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:15:28 GMT
    Dr. Leana Wen, health commissioner for the city of Baltimore, has been chosen to be the new president of Planned Parenthood, a nonprofit that provides reproductive health services in the United States. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/mpQX7ycGVwc/index.html
    Dr. Leana Wen, health commissioner for the city of Baltimore, has been chosen to be the new president of Planned Parenthood, a nonprofit that provides reproductive health services in the United States.
  • Paddling to be allowed at Georgia school to punish some students

    Paddling to be allowed at Georgia school to punish some students

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:15:22 GMT
    To begin the new school year, a Georgia public charter school sent consent forms home to parents informing them of a new corporal punishment policy, CNN affiliate WRDW reported Friday. The superintendent of the Georgia School for Innovation and the Classics says a third of the 100 'consent to paddle forms' that have been returned have granted permission to the school. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/8x057Hgx-i8/index.html
    To begin the new school year, a Georgia public charter school sent consent forms home to parents informing them of a new corporal punishment policy, CNN affiliate WRDW reported Friday. The superintendent of the Georgia School for Innovation and the Classics says a third of the 100 'consent to paddle forms' that have been returned have granted permission to the school.
  • Where Australia stands on abortion

    Where Australia stands on abortion

    Friday, September 14 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:15:23 GMT
    Abortion is common, safe, and the only criminalised listed medical procedure in Australia due to an archaic, flawed piece of legislation inherited from Victorian England. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Evpwng2ixbM/index.html
    Abortion is common, safe, and the only criminalised listed medical procedure in Australia due to an archaic, flawed piece of legislation inherited from Victorian England.
  • Food, supplements and a first triathlon

    Food, supplements and a first triathlon

    Friday, September 14 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 11:15:22 GMT
    While training for my first triathlon at the age of 48, I began to wonder what I could do from a nutrition standpoint to optimize both my training and my race day performance. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ZtxfEkUCiVw/index.html
    While training for my first triathlon at the age of 48, I began to wonder what I could do from a nutrition standpoint to optimize both my training and my race day performance.
  • Spanish town uses art to tackle ongoing mental health stigmas

    Spanish town uses art to tackle ongoing mental health stigmas

    Friday, September 14 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 10:15:28 GMT
    The picturesque town of Sant Boi in Spain, 20 kilometers from Barcelona, is surrounded by the beautiful mountains of the Parque forestal del Montbaig nature reserve. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/JVKxqBkfAp8/index.html
    The picturesque town of Sant Boi in Spain, 20 kilometers from Barcelona, is surrounded by the beautiful mountains of the Parque forestal del Montbaig nature reserve.
  • 'Vampire facial' may have exposed clients to HIV in New Mexico spa, health officials say

    'Vampire facial' may have exposed clients to HIV in New Mexico spa, health officials say

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 09:15:26 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/FtkgVdTgcl4/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/FtkgVdTgcl4/index.html
  • FDA finds another impurity in recalled heart drug

    FDA finds another impurity in recalled heart drug

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:15:19 GMT
    The US Food and Drug Administration said it found additional 'unexpected impurity' in three lots of Torrent Pharmaceuticals' recalled valsartan drug. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/pvMWtOXHJpw/index.html
    The US Food and Drug Administration said it found additional 'unexpected impurity' in three lots of Torrent Pharmaceuticals' recalled valsartan drug.
  • Hundreds of dogs and cats defy mandatory evacuation order

    Hundreds of dogs and cats defy mandatory evacuation order

    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 02:15:23 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/-4VwtDWe5dI/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/-4VwtDWe5dI/index.html
  • What you should do with your pets when a hurricane's approaching

    What you should do with your pets when a hurricane's approaching

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 00:15:20 GMT
    Many of the people facing mandatory evacuations from the path of Hurricane Florence are agonizing about what to do for their pets. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Tt-4zckUta4/index.html
    Many of the people facing mandatory evacuations from the path of Hurricane Florence are agonizing about what to do for their pets.
  • Hospitals prepare, and some evacuate, as Hurricane Florence nears

    Hospitals prepare, and some evacuate, as Hurricane Florence nears

    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:15:15 GMT
    Hospitals, nursing homes and other medical facilities along the 300 miles of coastline in the potential path of massive Hurricane Florence are preparing the best they can. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ax-NQ4XjMk8/index.html
    Hospitals, nursing homes and other medical facilities along the 300 miles of coastline in the potential path of massive Hurricane Florence are preparing the best they can.
  • FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    Thursday, September 13 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 21:15:15 GMT
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D2Uj0eH57lY/index.html
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US.
  • Want to be more productive? Try skipping the schedule

    Want to be more productive? Try skipping the schedule

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 20:15:15 GMT
    Scheduling can sometimes backfire -- and actually make us less productive. When we know that a scheduled meeting or phone call is looming, it can make us feel like we have less time to do what we need to do. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/sjGxA_NSIuw/index.html
    Scheduling can sometimes backfire -- and actually make us less productive. When we know that a scheduled meeting or phone call is looming, it can make us feel like we have less time to do what we need to do.
  • Love and heroin don't mix: how these newlyweds survived a harrowing romance

    Love and heroin don't mix: how these newlyweds survived a harrowing romance

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:15:42 GMT
    There's nothing sweet or adorable about the way newlyweds Brittany and Ryan Coleman first met -- no 'meet cute' like in rom-com movies or romance novels. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ZUzHLNvt8Uo/index.html
    There's nothing sweet or adorable about the way newlyweds Brittany and Ryan Coleman first met -- no 'meet cute' like in rom-com movies or romance novels.
  • Monkeypox: First cases of rare infection in UK

    Monkeypox: First cases of rare infection in UK

    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 07:15:13 GMT
    Two people have been diagnosed with monkeypox in Britain in apparently unrelated cases, Public Health England (PHE) have confirmed. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Sb0Zje7E-S4/index.html
    Two people have been diagnosed with monkeypox in Britain in apparently unrelated cases, Public Health England (PHE) have confirmed.
  • Boy's head impaled by meat skewer after fall from treehouse

    Boy's head impaled by meat skewer after fall from treehouse

    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:15:32 GMT
    'He could've bled to death in that field, covered in yellowjackets,' Shannon Miller said of his 10-year-old son, Xavier, who was impaled in the face with a meat skewer over the weekend in Missouri, CNN affiliate WDAF reports. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Dgh0KNnFJKg/index.html
    'He could've bled to death in that field, covered in yellowjackets,' Shannon Miller said of his 10-year-old son, Xavier, who was impaled in the face with a meat skewer over the weekend in Missouri, CNN affiliate WDAF reports.
  • After valsartan recall, study offers 'modest reassurance' on cancer risk

    After valsartan recall, study offers 'modest reassurance' on cancer risk

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:15:14 GMT
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/HKJQvlG8YA8/index.html
    original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/HKJQvlG8YA8/index.html
  • FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:15:19 GMT
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D2Uj0eH57lY/index.html
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US.
  • FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:15:26 GMT
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D2Uj0eH57lY/index.html
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US.
  • FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:15:38 GMT
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D2Uj0eH57lY/index.html
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US.
  • FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:15:26 GMT
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/D2Uj0eH57lY/index.html
    Concerned with an 'epidemic' surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, the head of the US Food and Drug Administration announced today a 'historic action' against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US.
  • Vodka and folk rock: Terminally ill man chooses his last day

    Vodka and folk rock: Terminally ill man chooses his last day

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 16:15:24 GMT
    Although the option of aid in dying is legal, actually carrying it out was difficult for Aaron McQ, who agreed to discuss his deliberations to shed light on an often secretive and misunderstood practice. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/lEDE29EEwWA/index.html
    Although the option of aid in dying is legal, actually carrying it out was difficult for Aaron McQ, who agreed to discuss his deliberations to shed light on an often secretive and misunderstood practice.
  • Cancer will kill nearly 10 million people this year, report estimates

    Cancer will kill nearly 10 million people this year, report estimates

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:15:39 GMT
    The number of people around the world who have cancer is 'rapidly growing,' with 18.1 million new cases and 9.6 million deaths in 2018 alone, researchers estimate in a new report. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/-kAAUP1MVSM/index.html
    The number of people around the world who have cancer is 'rapidly growing,' with 18.1 million new cases and 9.6 million deaths in 2018 alone, researchers estimate in a new report.
  • Four out of five adults at risk of early death in England, study finds

    Four out of five adults at risk of early death in England, study finds

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 09:15:24 GMT
    The vast majority of English adults are at risk of cardiac arrest or stroke due to unhealthy lifestyles that are making their hearts age prematurely, according to the government agency Public Health England. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/GLOpcQ1MnSo/index.html
    The vast majority of English adults are at risk of cardiac arrest or stroke due to unhealthy lifestyles that are making their hearts age prematurely, according to the government agency Public Health England.
  • Hunger rising with global temperatures, UN report says

    Hunger rising with global temperatures, UN report says

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 07:15:46 GMT
    Climate change is having a negative effect on global agriculture and is driving up the number of hungry people around the world, according to the United Nations' 2018 State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report, released Tuesday. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/Xv_L7vQ67gQ/index.html
    Climate change is having a negative effect on global agriculture and is driving up the number of hungry people around the world, according to the United Nations' 2018 State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report, released Tuesday.
  • FEMA official: Puerto Rico knows more about hurricane deaths than it has told the public

    FEMA official: Puerto Rico knows more about hurricane deaths than it has told the public

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:15:38 GMT
    Puerto Rico appears to know more than it has let on about who died because of Hurricane Maria, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) official told CNN. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/wiKKRsN2dSY/index.html
    Puerto Rico appears to know more than it has let on about who died because of Hurricane Maria, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) official told CNN.
  • Europeans are living longer -- but how long will it last?

    Europeans are living longer -- but how long will it last?

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 01:15:09 GMT
    Europeans are living longer, but health officials say certain risks -- such as obesity and undervaccination -- threaten to slow or even reverse this progress, according to the European health report released Tuesday by the World Health Organization. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ahylDy2KjgY/index.html
    Europeans are living longer, but health officials say certain risks -- such as obesity and undervaccination -- threaten to slow or even reverse this progress, according to the European health report released Tuesday by the World Health Organization.
  • Report: Pharma exec says he had 'moral requirement' to raise drug price 400%

    Report: Pharma exec says he had 'moral requirement' to raise drug price 400%

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 00:15:18 GMT
    A pharmaceutical company executive defended his company's recent 400% drug price increase, telling the Financial Times that his company had a 'moral requirement to sell the product at the highest price.' The head of the US Food and Drug Administration blasted the executive in a response on Twitter. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/z4_qKRNtPrs/index.html
    A pharmaceutical company executive defended his company's recent 400% drug price increase, telling the Financial Times that his company had a 'moral requirement to sell the product at the highest price.' The head of the US Food and Drug Administration blasted the executive in a response on Twitter.
  • Report: Pharma exec says he had 'moral requirement' to raise drug price 400%

    Report: Pharma exec says he had 'moral requirement' to raise drug price 400%

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-09-11 22:15:32 GMT
    A pharmaceutical company executive defended his company's recent 400% drug price increase, telling the Financial Times that his company had a 'moral requirement to sell the product at the highest price.' The head of the US Food and Drug Administration blasted the executive in a response on Twitter. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/z4_qKRNtPrs/index.html
    A pharmaceutical company executive defended his company's recent 400% drug price increase, telling the Financial Times that his company had a 'moral requirement to sell the product at the highest price.' The head of the US Food and Drug Administration blasted the executive in a response on Twitter.
  • Among teens, transgender males are most likely to attempt suicide, study says

    Among teens, transgender males are most likely to attempt suicide, study says

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-11 21:15:09 GMT
    Gender identity strongly influences the likelihood a teen will attempt suicide, a new study finds. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/9W8NELbCp_4/index.html
    Gender identity strongly influences the likelihood a teen will attempt suicide, a new study finds.
  • Backward leg allows young cancer survivor to dance

    Backward leg allows young cancer survivor to dance

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:15:09 GMT
    Thirteen-year-old Delaney Unger chose to have her leg attached backwards after cancer so she could continue her passion for dance. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/UfovzEksWM8/index.html
    Thirteen-year-old Delaney Unger chose to have her leg attached backwards after cancer so she could continue her passion for dance.
  • Prince William launches mental health website

    Prince William launches mental health website

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:15:35 GMT
    Britain's Prince William is launching a website to improve mental health in workplaces, as a new study warns that half of British employees are suffering at work. original story: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/oRh9tUDirE8/index.html
    Britain's Prince William is launching a website to improve mental health in workplaces, as a new study warns that half of British employees are suffering at work.
  • Black 'hair' on your tongue? Here's what that could be

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  • Texas prisons often deny dentures to inmates with no teeth

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  • WATCH: My Morning Routine: 5 things boundary breaker Jessamyn Stanley does every morning

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  • Why natural disasters can be particularly scary for those with dementia

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    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-24 03:15:09 GMT
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    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-24 01:15:16 GMT
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  • UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

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    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-23 20:15:16 GMT
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  • Cornell review finds academic misconduct by food researcher

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  • Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

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    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-23 17:15:36 GMT
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  • WATCH: Tips and tricks to feel and look younger

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  • Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids

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    Sunday, September 23 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-09-23 12:15:13 GMT
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    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:15:05 GMT
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    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:15:28 GMT
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    Friday, September 21 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:15:30 GMT
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    Friday, September 21 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:15:36 GMT
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    Friday, September 21 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-09-21 04:15:48 GMT
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  • WATCH: Young Drake fan speaks out for 1st time since heart transplant

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    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:15:20 GMT
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  • From Syria to California: Refugees seek care for wounds of war

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  • WATCH: Robin Roberts celebrates the 6th anniversary of her bone marrow

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    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 15:15:49 GMT
    WATCH:  Robin Roberts celebrates the 6th anniversary of her bone marrow WATCH: Robin Roberts celebrates the 6th anniversary of her bone marrow
    The 'GMA' anchor is celebrating fellow 'thrivers' and raising awareness about how you can become a bone marrow donor, six years after her operation. GMA/living original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Living/video/robin-roberts-celebrates-6th-anniversary-bone-marrow-57955627
    The 'GMA' anchor is celebrating fellow 'thrivers' and raising awareness about how you can become a bone marrow donor, six years after her operation. GMA/living original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Living/video/robin-roberts-celebrates-6th-anniversary-bone-marrow-57955627
  • Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit

    Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:15:27 GMT
     Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit
    Agribusiness giant Monsanto is asking a San Francisco judge to throw out a jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said the company' Roundup weed killer left him dying of cancer original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/monsanto-asks-judge-throw-289m-award-cancer-suit-57938840
    Agribusiness giant Monsanto is asking a San Francisco judge to throw out a jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said the company' Roundup weed killer left him dying of cancer original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/monsanto-asks-judge-throw-289m-award-cancer-suit-57938840
  • Food research articles retracted by leading medical journal

    Food research articles retracted by leading medical journal

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:15:16 GMT
     Food research articles retracted by leading medical journal Food research articles retracted by leading medical journal
    Medical journal retracts food studies by a Cornell University marketing professor because it says the results can't be verified original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/food-research-articles-retracted-leading-medical-journal-57947460
    Medical journal retracts food studies by a Cornell University marketing professor because it says the results can't be verified original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/food-research-articles-retracted-leading-medical-journal-57947460
  • Girl who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant: 'I felt more alive'

    Girl who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant: 'I felt more alive'

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:15:18 GMT
     Girl who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant: 'I felt more alive' Girl who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant: 'I felt more alive'
    Sofia Sanchez was visited in the hospital by Drake after her 'Kiki Challenge' video went viral. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/11-year-met-drake-speaks-heart-transplant-surgery/story?id=57935961
    Sofia Sanchez was visited in the hospital by Drake after her 'Kiki Challenge' video went viral. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/11-year-met-drake-speaks-heart-transplant-surgery/story?id=57935961
  • WATCH: ICYMI: Watch this power couple's extreme workout

    WATCH: ICYMI: Watch this power couple's extreme workout

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 02:15:30 GMT
    WATCH:  ICYMI: Watch this power couple's extreme workoutWATCH: ICYMI: Watch this power couple's extreme workout
    'GMA Day' hosts Sara Haines and Michael Strahan try to copy this super couple's amazing moves. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/GMA_Day/video/icymi-watch-power-couples-extreme-workout-57934280
    'GMA Day' hosts Sara Haines and Michael Strahan try to copy this super couple's amazing moves. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/GMA_Day/video/icymi-watch-power-couples-extreme-workout-57934280
  • The Latest: Official: More possible victims of doctor found

    The Latest: Official: More possible victims of doctor found

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 00:15:24 GMT
     The Latest: Official: More possible victims of doctor found The Latest: Official: More possible victims of doctor found
    Prosecutors say they have identified three more possible victims of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/latest-official-victims-doctor-found-57947053
    Prosecutors say they have identified three more possible victims of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/latest-official-victims-doctor-found-57947053
  • Doctor, girlfriend accused of drugging, raping women

    Doctor, girlfriend accused of drugging, raping women

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:15:22 GMT
     Doctor, girlfriend accused of drugging, raping women Doctor, girlfriend accused of drugging, raping women
    Prosecutors say they have identified three more possible victims of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/california-doctor-girlfriend-deny-rape-allegations-57935467
    Prosecutors say they have identified three more possible victims of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/california-doctor-girlfriend-deny-rape-allegations-57935467
  • Yogurt: A good source of vitamins, minerals…and sugar

    Yogurt: A good source of vitamins, minerals…and sugar

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:15:20 GMT
     Yogurt: A good source of vitamins, minerals…and sugar Yogurt: A good source of vitamins, minerals…and sugar
    Most store-bought yogurt is packed with sugar, UK-based study shows original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/yogurt-good-source-vitamins-mineralsand-sugar/story?id=57921472
    Most store-bought yogurt is packed with sugar, UK-based study shows original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/yogurt-good-source-vitamins-mineralsand-sugar/story?id=57921472
  • Infant walkers provide no benefit, cause much harm: Study

    Infant walkers provide no benefit, cause much harm: Study

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:15:14 GMT
     Infant walkers provide no benefit, cause much harm: Study Infant walkers provide no benefit, cause much harm: Study
    Despite efforts stretching back to 1992, infant walkers are still a thing. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/infant-walkers-provide-benefit-harm-study/story?id=57918159
    Despite efforts stretching back to 1992, infant walkers are still a thing. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/infant-walkers-provide-benefit-harm-study/story?id=57918159
  • Judge to consider suspending Idaho's abortion reporting law

    Judge to consider suspending Idaho's abortion reporting law

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:15:18 GMT
     Judge to consider suspending Idaho's abortion reporting law Judge to consider suspending Idaho's abortion reporting law
    Lawyers are asking a U.S. judge to issue a preliminary injunction blocking a new Idaho law requiring doctors to report extensive personal information to the state about women who have had abortions original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/judge-suspending-idahos-abortion-reporting-law-57919192
    Lawyers are asking a U.S. judge to issue a preliminary injunction blocking a new Idaho law requiring doctors to report extensive personal information to the state about women who have had abortions original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/judge-suspending-idahos-abortion-reporting-law-57919192
  • WATCH: What to know about added sugars in yogurt

    WATCH: What to know about added sugars in yogurt

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:15:16 GMT
    WATCH:  What to know about added sugars in yogurtWATCH: What to know about added sugars in yogurt
    Dr. Jennifer Ashton breaks down the key takeaways from a new study that looks at the levels of added sugars in popular yogurts at the grocery store. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/added-sugars-yogurt-57927949
    Dr. Jennifer Ashton breaks down the key takeaways from a new study that looks at the levels of added sugars in popular yogurts at the grocery store. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/added-sugars-yogurt-57927949
  • Canadian marijuana imports OK'd by US for California study

    Canadian marijuana imports OK'd by US for California study

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 08:15:43 GMT
     Canadian marijuana imports OK'd by US for California study Canadian marijuana imports OK'd by US for California study
    Congress is considering whether to increase the amount of marijuana grown in the U.S. for research. But in the meantime, scientists at the University of California San Diego have received rare federal permissions to import the drug. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/feds-approve-importation-pot-drug-tremor-study-57904985
    Congress is considering whether to increase the amount of marijuana grown in the U.S. for research. But in the meantime, scientists at the University of California San Diego have received rare federal permissions to import the drug. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/feds-approve-importation-pot-drug-tremor-study-57904985
  • WATCH: Celebrity trainer Ian Smith shares an at-home fall workout routine

    WATCH: Celebrity trainer Ian Smith shares an at-home fall workout routine

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:15:25 GMT
    WATCH:  Celebrity trainer Ian Smith shares an at-home fall workout routine WATCH: Celebrity trainer Ian Smith shares an at-home fall workout routine
    A simple, maintainable circuit workout will keep you fit through the holidays and beyond. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/celebrity-trainer-ian-smith-shares-home-fall-workout-57901650
    A simple, maintainable circuit workout will keep you fit through the holidays and beyond. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/celebrity-trainer-ian-smith-shares-home-fall-workout-57901650
  • Healthy, elderly adults should think twice before starting aspirin: Study

    Healthy, elderly adults should think twice before starting aspirin: Study

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:15:12 GMT
     Healthy, elderly adults should think twice before starting aspirin: Study Healthy, elderly adults should think twice before starting aspirin: Study
    A new study suggests the risks for some older adults may outweigh the benefits. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/healthy-elderly-adults-starting-aspirin-study/story?id=57887778
    A new study suggests the risks for some older adults may outweigh the benefits. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/healthy-elderly-adults-starting-aspirin-study/story?id=57887778
  • California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

    California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-19 00:15:11 GMT
     California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira
    California has filed a lawsuit accusing pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegally plying doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world's biggest selling drugs original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/california-drugmaker-paid-doctors-overprescribe-humira-57915380
    California has filed a lawsuit accusing pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegally plying doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world's biggest selling drugs original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/california-drugmaker-paid-doctors-overprescribe-humira-57915380
  • Day-tripping to the dispensary: Seniors in pain hop aboard the canna-bus

    Day-tripping to the dispensary: Seniors in pain hop aboard the canna-bus

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:15:50 GMT
     Day-tripping to the dispensary: Seniors in pain hop aboard the canna-bus Day-tripping to the dispensary: Seniors in pain hop aboard the canna-bus
    As more states legalize marijuana for medical or recreational use - 30 states plus the District of Columbia to date - the cannabis industry is booming. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/day-tripping-dispensary-seniors-pain-hop-aboard-canna/story?id=57907834
    As more states legalize marijuana for medical or recreational use - 30 states plus the District of Columbia to date - the cannabis industry is booming. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/day-tripping-dispensary-seniors-pain-hop-aboard-canna/story?id=57907834
  • South African court says marijuana use in private is legal

    South African court says marijuana use in private is legal

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 15:15:34 GMT
     South African court says marijuana use in private is legal South African court says marijuana use in private is legal
    The court says an adult can cultivate cannabis in 'a private place.' original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/south-african-court-marijuana-private-legal-57901773
    The court says an adult can cultivate cannabis in 'a private place.' original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/south-african-court-marijuana-private-legal-57901773
  • Macron announces changes to France's health care system

    Macron announces changes to France's health care system

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:15:17 GMT
     Macron announces changes to France's health care system Macron announces changes to France's health care system
    French President Emmanuel Macron unveiled plans to make France's health care system, considered one of the best in the world, more efficient and sustainable for the next 50 years original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/macron-announces-frances-health-care-system-57902027
    French President Emmanuel Macron unveiled plans to make France's health care system, considered one of the best in the world, more efficient and sustainable for the next 50 years original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/macron-announces-frances-health-care-system-57902027
  • Microbead researcher among 6 recipients of Heinz Awards

    Microbead researcher among 6 recipients of Heinz Awards

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:15:21 GMT
     Microbead researcher among 6 recipients of Heinz Awards Microbead researcher among 6 recipients of Heinz Awards
    A scientist who warned about the environmental threat of microbeads is one of six people being honored with $250,000 cash awards from the Pittsburgh-based Heinz Family Foundation original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/microbead-researcher-recipients-heinz-awards-57901310
    A scientist who warned about the environmental threat of microbeads is one of six people being honored with $250,000 cash awards from the Pittsburgh-based Heinz Family Foundation original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/microbead-researcher-recipients-heinz-awards-57901310
  • GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

    GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:15:14 GMT
     GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs
    Republicans and Democrats are joining forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through the Senate original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/gop-dems-unite-senate-bill-fighting-addictive-drugs-57889654
    Republicans and Democrats are joining forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through the Senate original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/gop-dems-unite-senate-bill-fighting-addictive-drugs-57889654
  • Half as many people tried heroin for the first time in 2017 as in 2016: Survey

    Half as many people tried heroin for the first time in 2017 as in 2016: Survey

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:15:21 GMT
     Half as many people tried heroin for the first time in 2017 as in 2016: Survey Half as many people tried heroin for the first time in 2017 as in 2016: Survey
    The survey found that marijuana use, however, increased in 2017, especially among pregnant women and young adults. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/half-people-heroin-time-2017-2016-survey/story?id=57880900
    The survey found that marijuana use, however, increased in 2017, especially among pregnant women and young adults. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/half-people-heroin-time-2017-2016-survey/story?id=57880900
  • Coca-Cannabis? Coke analyzing cannabis in wellness drinks

    Coca-Cannabis? Coke analyzing cannabis in wellness drinks

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:15:09 GMT
     Coca-Cannabis? Coke analyzing cannabis in wellness drinks Coca-Cannabis? Coke analyzing cannabis in wellness drinks
    Coca-Cola adds ... cannabis? Company says it's 'closely watching' the growth of non-psychoactive element of cannabis in wellness drinks original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/coca-cola-closely-watching-cannabis-wellness-drinks-57888157
    Coca-Cola adds ... cannabis? Company says it's 'closely watching' the growth of non-psychoactive element of cannabis in wellness drinks original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/coca-cola-closely-watching-cannabis-wellness-drinks-57888157
  • Survey finds 2M US teens are vaping marijuana

    Survey finds 2M US teens are vaping marijuana

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:15:36 GMT
     Survey finds 2M US teens are vaping marijuana Survey finds 2M US teens are vaping marijuana
    Nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students used marijuana in electronic cigarettes in 2016, heightening concern about the new popularity of vaping original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/survey-finds-2m-us-teens-vaping-marijuana-57879578
    Nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students used marijuana in electronic cigarettes in 2016, heightening concern about the new popularity of vaping original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/survey-finds-2m-us-teens-vaping-marijuana-57879578
  • WATCH: Aspirin and your heart health

    WATCH: Aspirin and your heart health

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:15:29 GMT
    WATCH:  Aspirin and your heart healthWATCH: Aspirin and your heart health
    A new study finds no benefits for healthy people over 70 who are on a low-dose aspirin regimen. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/aspirin-heart-health-57880594
    A new study finds no benefits for healthy people over 70 who are on a low-dose aspirin regimen. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/aspirin-heart-health-57880594
  • Mormon leaders call for new medical-marijuana plan in months

    Mormon leaders call for new medical-marijuana plan in months

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:15:11 GMT
     Mormon leaders call for new medical-marijuana plan in months Mormon leaders call for new medical-marijuana plan in months
    Mormon church leaders are calling for Utah lawmakers to pass medical-marijuana legislation by the end of the year even as they urge residents to vote against an insurgent ballot measure that would legalize it original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/mormon-leaders-call-medical-marijuana-plan-months-57882326
    Mormon church leaders are calling for Utah lawmakers to pass medical-marijuana legislation by the end of the year even as they urge residents to vote against an insurgent ballot measure that would legalize it original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/mormon-leaders-call-medical-marijuana-plan-months-57882326
  • WATCH: How Aflac is raising awareness for childhood cancer

    WATCH: How Aflac is raising awareness for childhood cancer

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:15:08 GMT
    WATCH:  How Aflac is raising awareness for childhood cancer WATCH: How Aflac is raising awareness for childhood cancer
    'GMA' sponsor Aflac is giving children with cancer the chance to help communicate their feelings during grueling hospital visits with its 'My Special Aflac Duck.' original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/aflac-raising-awareness-childhood-cancer-57874610
    'GMA' sponsor Aflac is giving children with cancer the chance to help communicate their feelings during grueling hospital visits with its 'My Special Aflac Duck.' original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/aflac-raising-awareness-childhood-cancer-57874610
  • Sponsored by Aflac: Meet My Special Aflac Duck, bringing smiles to kids with cancer

    Sponsored by Aflac: Meet My Special Aflac Duck, bringing smiles to kids with cancer

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:15:07 GMT
     Sponsored by Aflac: Meet My Special Aflac Duck, bringing smiles to kids with cancer Sponsored by Aflac: Meet My Special Aflac Duck, bringing smiles to kids with cancer
    Meet My Special Aflac Duck who is bringing smiles to the faces of some very special kids. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/meet-special-aflac-duck-brings-smiles-faces-kids/story?id=57624406
    Meet My Special Aflac Duck who is bringing smiles to the faces of some very special kids. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/meet-special-aflac-duck-brings-smiles-faces-kids/story?id=57624406
  • WATCH: Trainer to Pink, Kelly Rowland shares her 5-step Wellness Routine

    WATCH: Trainer to Pink, Kelly Rowland shares her 5-step Wellness Routine

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:15:37 GMT
    WATCH:  Trainer to Pink, Kelly Rowland shares her 5-step Wellness RoutineWATCH: Trainer to Pink, Kelly Rowland shares her 5-step Wellness Routine
    Jeanette Jenkins is the creator of the Hollywood Trainer Club. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/trainer-pink-kelly-rowland-shares-step-wellness-routine-57753007
    Jeanette Jenkins is the creator of the Hollywood Trainer Club. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/trainer-pink-kelly-rowland-shares-step-wellness-routine-57753007
  • APNewsBreak: Few safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs

    APNewsBreak: Few safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:15:09 GMT
     APNewsBreak: Few safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs APNewsBreak: Few safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs
    APNewsBreak: Federal watchdog agency says safeguards are lacking for foster kids taking psychiatric drugs original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/apnewsbreak-safeguards-foster-kids-psych-drugs-57871355
    APNewsBreak: Federal watchdog agency says safeguards are lacking for foster kids taking psychiatric drugs original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/apnewsbreak-safeguards-foster-kids-psych-drugs-57871355
  • FEMA chief: Too much blame around on Puerto Rico deaths

    FEMA chief: Too much blame around on Puerto Rico deaths

    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-16 23:15:06 GMT
     FEMA chief: Too much blame around on Puerto Rico deaths FEMA chief: Too much blame around on Puerto Rico deaths
    The Trump administration's disaster relief chief says that 'the numbers are all over the place' from studies on the death toll from last year's Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/fema-chief-blame-puerto-rico-deaths-57863741
    The Trump administration's disaster relief chief says that 'the numbers are all over the place' from studies on the death toll from last year's Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/fema-chief-blame-puerto-rico-deaths-57863741
  • Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak

    Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak

    Saturday, September 15 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-16 02:15:18 GMT
     Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak
    Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak that has killed 25, spread from capital original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/zimbabwes-government-criticized-cholera-outbreak-57826561
    Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak that has killed 25, spread from capital original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/zimbabwes-government-criticized-cholera-outbreak-57826561
  • Parents, take note: Kids, teen, college student mental health problems on the rise

    Parents, take note: Kids, teen, college student mental health problems on the rise

    Saturday, September 15 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 23:15:08 GMT
     Parents, take note: Kids, teen, college student mental health problems on the rise Parents, take note: Kids, teen, college student mental health problems on the rise
    A new report from WHO says one in three college students worldwide have a mental health condition. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/parents-note-kids-teen-college-student-mental-health/story?id=57836757
    A new report from WHO says one in three college students worldwide have a mental health condition. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/parents-note-kids-teen-college-student-mental-health/story?id=57836757
  • Disease, electrocution and infection: Florence's floodwaters may carry hidden dangers

    Disease, electrocution and infection: Florence's floodwaters may carry hidden dangers

    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 17:15:16 GMT
     Disease, electrocution and infection: Florence's floodwaters may carry hidden dangers Disease, electrocution and infection: Florence's floodwaters may carry hidden dangers
    Floodwaters can carry hidden dangers that can cause electrocution, injury, and infection. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/florences-floodwaters-carry-hidden-dangers-electrocution-injury-disease/story?id=57821307
    Floodwaters can carry hidden dangers that can cause electrocution, injury, and infection. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/florences-floodwaters-carry-hidden-dangers-electrocution-injury-disease/story?id=57821307
  • Family of Smart's kidnapper won't take her in: Niece

    Family of Smart's kidnapper won't take her in: Niece

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 16:15:05 GMT
     Family of Smart's kidnapper won't take her in: Niece Family of Smart's kidnapper won't take her in: Niece
    Once an accomplished organ player in Salt Lake City, Wanda Barzee has become a disturbing figure even for members of her own family for her role in the 2002 kidnapping of then-teenager Elizabeth Smart original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/niece-family-elizabeth-smarts-kidnapper-57845287
    Once an accomplished organ player in Salt Lake City, Wanda Barzee has become a disturbing figure even for members of her own family for her role in the 2002 kidnapping of then-teenager Elizabeth Smart original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/niece-family-elizabeth-smarts-kidnapper-57845287
  • FDA plans meeting to discuss safety data on breast implants

    FDA plans meeting to discuss safety data on breast implants

    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-15 13:15:11 GMT
     FDA plans meeting to discuss safety data on breast implants FDA plans meeting to discuss safety data on breast implants
    U.S. health officials say they'll convene a public meeting of medical advisers next year to discuss new science on breast implant safety original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/fda-plans-meeting-discuss-safety-data-breast-implants-57826775
    U.S. health officials say they'll convene a public meeting of medical advisers next year to discuss new science on breast implant safety original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/fda-plans-meeting-discuss-safety-data-breast-implants-57826775
  • New US survey shows some progress against opioid crisis

    New US survey shows some progress against opioid crisis

    Saturday, September 15 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-15 10:15:29 GMT
     New US survey shows some progress against opioid crisis New US survey shows some progress against opioid crisis
    A U.S. government survey shows some progress in the fight against the ongoing opioid addiction crisis original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-survey-shows-progress-opioid-crisis-57826403
    A U.S. government survey shows some progress in the fight against the ongoing opioid addiction crisis original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-survey-shows-progress-opioid-crisis-57826403
  • Las Vegas shooting survivors, health care providers reunite

    Las Vegas shooting survivors, health care providers reunite

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 01:15:29 GMT
     Las Vegas shooting survivors, health care providers reunite Las Vegas shooting survivors, health care providers reunite
    Survivors of the mass shooting in Las Vegas have reunited with the doctors and nurses who cared for them at an area hospital after the massacre original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/las-vegas-shooting-survivors-health-care-providers-reunite-57836777
    Survivors of the mass shooting in Las Vegas have reunited with the doctors and nurses who cared for them at an area hospital after the massacre original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/las-vegas-shooting-survivors-health-care-providers-reunite-57836777
  • Lawsuit aims to block Trump 'short-term' health plans

    Lawsuit aims to block Trump 'short-term' health plans

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:15:26 GMT
     Lawsuit aims to block Trump 'short-term' health plans Lawsuit aims to block Trump 'short-term' health plans
    Patient advocates sue to block Trump administration's 'short-term' health insurance plans original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/lawsuit-aims-block-trump-short-term-health-plans-57831986
    Patient advocates sue to block Trump administration's 'short-term' health insurance plans original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/lawsuit-aims-block-trump-short-term-health-plans-57831986
  • 4 takeaways on Puerto Rico's death toll after Trump's tweet storm

    4 takeaways on Puerto Rico's death toll after Trump's tweet storm

    Friday, September 14 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 16:15:50 GMT
     4 takeaways on Puerto Rico's death toll after Trump's tweet storm 4 takeaways on Puerto Rico's death toll after Trump's tweet storm
    Trump took to Twitter on Thursday morning to challenge the official count of the number of people who died in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/takeaways-puerto-ricos-death-toll-trumps-tweet-storm/story?id=57823604
    Trump took to Twitter on Thursday morning to challenge the official count of the number of people who died in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/takeaways-puerto-ricos-death-toll-trumps-tweet-storm/story?id=57823604
  • WATCH: Hurricane Florence flooding brings health risks

    WATCH: Hurricane Florence flooding brings health risks

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:15:20 GMT
    WATCH:  Hurricane Florence flooding brings health risks WATCH: Hurricane Florence flooding brings health risks
    ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton describes the danger and health problems that come with the flood water from the Category 1 storm. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/News/video/hurricane-florence-flooding-brings-health-risks-57821311
    ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton describes the danger and health problems that come with the flood water from the Category 1 storm. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/News/video/hurricane-florence-flooding-brings-health-risks-57821311
  • WATCH: FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors

    WATCH: FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors

    Friday, September 14 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-09-14 08:15:20 GMT
    WATCH:  FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minorsWATCH: FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors
    The use of e-cigarettes has become an 'epidemic' among children, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/fda-calls-cigarettes-epidemic-minors-57793651
    The use of e-cigarettes has become an 'epidemic' among children, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/fda-calls-cigarettes-epidemic-minors-57793651
  • WATCH: Genetically modified mosquitoes could eradicate malaria

    WATCH: Genetically modified mosquitoes could eradicate malaria

    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 02:15:19 GMT
    WATCH:  Genetically modified mosquitoes could eradicate malariaWATCH: Genetically modified mosquitoes could eradicate malaria
    Since only female mosquitoes bite and transmit malaria, these lab-grown sterile male insects will not be able to multiply or spread the disease. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/genetically-modified-mosquitoes-eradicate-malaria-57800284
    Since only female mosquitoes bite and transmit malaria, these lab-grown sterile male insects will not be able to multiply or spread the disease. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/genetically-modified-mosquitoes-eradicate-malaria-57800284
  • WATCH: People benefit from just 13 minutes of exercise, study finds

    WATCH: People benefit from just 13 minutes of exercise, study finds

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 01:15:19 GMT
    WATCH:  People benefit from just 13 minutes of exercise, study findsWATCH: People benefit from just 13 minutes of exercise, study finds
    It's a good day for couch potatoes! A new study published in the journal Medicine &Science in Sports &Exercise found muscular benefits from working out just 13 minutes a day. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/GMA_Day/video/people-benefit-13-minutes-exercise-study-finds-57800332
    It's a good day for couch potatoes! A new study published in the journal Medicine &Science in Sports &Exercise found muscular benefits from working out just 13 minutes a day. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/GMA_Day/video/people-benefit-13-minutes-exercise-study-finds-57800332
  • Long-term effects of ADHD? Study links disorder to Parkinson's, but don't be alarmed

    Long-term effects of ADHD? Study links disorder to Parkinson's, but don't be alarmed

    Thursday, September 13 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 21:15:45 GMT
     Long-term effects of ADHD? Study links disorder to Parkinson's, but don't be alarmed Long-term effects of ADHD? Study links disorder to Parkinson's, but don't be alarmed
    A new study links ADHD to Parkinson's, but there's no proof so far that it actually causes the disease later in life. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/long-term-effects-adhd-study-links-disorder-parkinsons/story?id=57801354
    A new study links ADHD to Parkinson's, but there's no proof so far that it actually causes the disease later in life. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/long-term-effects-adhd-study-links-disorder-parkinsons/story?id=57801354
  • Hurricane Florence: Inside the effort to protect the elderly

    Hurricane Florence: Inside the effort to protect the elderly

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:15:31 GMT
     Hurricane Florence: Inside the effort to protect the elderly Hurricane Florence: Inside the effort to protect the elderly
    Perhaps no other population is as vulnerable during a hurricane as frail, older adults, especially those who are homebound or living in nursing homes. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/hurricane-florence-understanding-elderly-vulnerable/story?id=57797677
    Perhaps no other population is as vulnerable during a hurricane as frail, older adults, especially those who are homebound or living in nursing homes. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/hurricane-florence-understanding-elderly-vulnerable/story?id=57797677
  • US, Cuba to meet on mysterious 'health attacks' in Havana

    US, Cuba to meet on mysterious 'health attacks' in Havana

    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 17:15:29 GMT
     US, Cuba to meet on mysterious 'health attacks' in Havana US, Cuba to meet on mysterious 'health attacks' in Havana
    U.S. and Cuban officials are set to meet in a new effort to determine the method and motive behind mysterious incidents in Havana that have injured American diplomats original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-cuba-meet-mysterious-health-attacks-havana-57797279
    U.S. and Cuban officials are set to meet in a new effort to determine the method and motive behind mysterious incidents in Havana that have injured American diplomats original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-cuba-meet-mysterious-health-attacks-havana-57797279
  • WATCH: Amazing advancements against cancer, but not everyone benefits

    WATCH: Amazing advancements against cancer, but not everyone benefits

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:15:31 GMT
    WATCH:  Amazing advancements against cancer, but not everyone benefitsWATCH: Amazing advancements against cancer, but not everyone benefits
    More people have cancer than ever before, but because of advancements in treatment, those people are living longer. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/amazing-advancements-cancer-benefits-57794045
    More people have cancer than ever before, but because of advancements in treatment, those people are living longer. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/amazing-advancements-cancer-benefits-57794045
  • How to navigate the fertility apps, wearables that promise to help you get pregnant

    How to navigate the fertility apps, wearables that promise to help you get pregnant

    Thursday, September 13 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 09:15:31 GMT
     How to navigate the fertility apps, wearables that promise to help you get pregnant How to navigate the fertility apps, wearables that promise to help you get pregnant
    There are more than 100 apps on the market for women tracking fertility. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/pregnant-app/story?id=57505893
    There are more than 100 apps on the market for women tracking fertility. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/pregnant-app/story?id=57505893
  • Dozens of high fever deaths cause panic in northern India

    Dozens of high fever deaths cause panic in northern India

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 08:15:24 GMT
     Dozens of high fever deaths cause panic in northern India Dozens of high fever deaths cause panic in northern India
    Indian health authorities are rushing medical supplies to some north Indian towns and villages where high fever has claimed at least 50 lives in the past two weeks original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/dozens-high-fever-deaths-panic-northern-india-57791226
    Indian health authorities are rushing medical supplies to some north Indian towns and villages where high fever has claimed at least 50 lives in the past two weeks original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/dozens-high-fever-deaths-panic-northern-india-57791226
  • UN cancer agency: 18 million new cancer cases this year

    UN cancer agency: 18 million new cancer cases this year

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:15:53 GMT
     UN cancer agency: 18 million new cancer cases this year UN cancer agency: 18 million new cancer cases this year
    The World Health Organization's cancer research arm estimates there will be about 18 million new cases of cancer globally this year and more than 9 million deaths original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/cancer-agency-18-million-cancer-cases-year-57772040
    The World Health Organization's cancer research arm estimates there will be about 18 million new cases of cancer globally this year and more than 9 million deaths original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/cancer-agency-18-million-cancer-cases-year-57772040
  • Lab test may identify dangerous gene mutations, study finds

    Lab test may identify dangerous gene mutations, study finds

    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:15:18 GMT
     Lab test may identify dangerous gene mutations, study finds Lab test may identify dangerous gene mutations, study finds
    Scientists say a lab test may help determine whether specific genetic abnormalities are likely to make people sick original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/lab-test-identify-dangerous-gene-mutations-study-finds-57775919
    Scientists say a lab test may help determine whether specific genetic abnormalities are likely to make people sick original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/lab-test-identify-dangerous-gene-mutations-study-finds-57775919
  • Nevada prisons drug buyer knew firms opposed execution use

    Nevada prisons drug buyer knew firms opposed execution use

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:15:18 GMT
     Nevada prisons drug buyer knew firms opposed execution use Nevada prisons drug buyer knew firms opposed execution use
    Nevada's prisons pharmacy chief says she ordered and obtained lethal injection drugs this year despite knowing drug manufacturers didn't want their products used for executions original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/nevada-prisons-drug-buyer-knew-firms-opposed-execution-57786914
    Nevada's prisons pharmacy chief says she ordered and obtained lethal injection drugs this year despite knowing drug manufacturers didn't want their products used for executions original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/nevada-prisons-drug-buyer-knew-firms-opposed-execution-57786914
  • WATCH: Behind the byline: Barbara Feder Ostrov on her Prudence Hall story

    WATCH: Behind the byline: Barbara Feder Ostrov on her Prudence Hall story

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:15:47 GMT
    WATCH:  Behind the byline: Barbara Feder Ostrov on her Prudence Hall storyWATCH: Behind the byline: Barbara Feder Ostrov on her Prudence Hall story
    California Healthline senior correspondent Barbara Feder Ostrov talks about her story on Dr. Prudence Hall. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/byline-barbara-feder-ostrov-prudence-hall-story-57781921
    California Healthline senior correspondent Barbara Feder Ostrov talks about her story on Dr. Prudence Hall. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/video/byline-barbara-feder-ostrov-prudence-hall-story-57781921
  • Calling teen vaping 'epidemic,' officials weigh flavor ban

    Calling teen vaping 'epidemic,' officials weigh flavor ban

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:15:55 GMT
     Calling teen vaping 'epidemic,' officials weigh flavor ban Calling teen vaping 'epidemic,' officials weigh flavor ban
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says teenage use of e-cigarettes has reached 'epidemic' levels in the U.S. and called on manufacturers Wednesday to address the problem or have their products pulled off the market original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-officials-call-teen-vaping-epidemic-weigh-flavor-57771143
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says teenage use of e-cigarettes has reached 'epidemic' levels in the U.S. and called on manufacturers Wednesday to address the problem or have their products pulled off the market original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-officials-call-teen-vaping-epidemic-weigh-flavor-57771143
  • Doctor to the stars disciplined over use of controversial menopause therapy

    Doctor to the stars disciplined over use of controversial menopause therapy

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 22:15:25 GMT
    This story is from Kaiser Health News. A Santa Monica doctor who touted a controversial menopause therapy on the Oprah Winfrey Network and received testimonials for her work from such celebrity patients as model Cindy Crawford and actress-author Suzanne Somers has been disciplined by California’s medical board for gross negligence. In a settlement approved late last month, the Medical Board of California put Dr. Prudence Hall on probation for four years, faulting her for being ...
    This story is from Kaiser Health News. A Santa Monica doctor who touted a controversial menopause therapy on the Oprah Winfrey Network and received testimonials for her work from such celebrity patients as model Cindy Crawford and actress-author Suzanne Somers has been disciplined by California’s medical board for gross negligence. In a settlement approved late last month, the Medical Board
  • FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors, cracks down on retailers

    FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors, cracks down on retailers

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:15:38 GMT
     FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors, cracks down on retailers  FDA calls e-cigarettes 'an epidemic' among minors, cracks down on retailers
    The agency issued fines against retailers selling the e-cigs to minors. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/fda-calls-cigarettes-epidemic-minors-cracks-retailers/story?id=57772225
    The agency issued fines against retailers selling the e-cigs to minors. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/fda-calls-cigarettes-epidemic-minors-cracks-retailers/story?id=57772225
  • How one mother fought to change the law to save her daughter's life

    How one mother fought to change the law to save her daughter's life

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 12:15:18 GMT
     How one mother fought to change the law to save her daughter's life How one mother fought to change the law to save her daughter's life
    A mother who went before a federal judge to fight for the life of her child, is sharing how she helped change a seemingly outdated law. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/mother-fought-change-law-save-daughters-life/story?id=57642961
    A mother who went before a federal judge to fight for the life of her child, is sharing how she helped change a seemingly outdated law. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/mother-fought-change-law-save-daughters-life/story?id=57642961
  • WATCH: Doctors providing opioids without proper documentation: Study

    WATCH: Doctors providing opioids without proper documentation: Study

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 11:15:19 GMT
    WATCH:  Doctors providing opioids without proper documentation: StudyWATCH: Doctors providing opioids without proper documentation: Study
    Researchers found that nearly a third of opioid prescriptions were given to patients without a recorded diagnosis of pain. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/doctors-providing-opioids-proper-documentation-study-57736055
    Researchers found that nearly a third of opioid prescriptions were given to patients without a recorded diagnosis of pain. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/doctors-providing-opioids-proper-documentation-study-57736055
  • WATCH: How one mom changed a health care law to save her dying daughter

    WATCH: How one mom changed a health care law to save her dying daughter

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 09:15:22 GMT
    WATCH:  How one mom changed a health care law to save her dying daughterWATCH: How one mom changed a health care law to save her dying daughter
    Five years after Sarah Murnaghan's case gained national attention, mom Janet Murnaghan said the now 16-year-old is thriving. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/mom-changed-healthcare-law-save-dying-daughter-57753969
    Five years after Sarah Murnaghan's case gained national attention, mom Janet Murnaghan said the now 16-year-old is thriving. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/mom-changed-healthcare-law-save-dying-daughter-57753969
  • WATCH: Sugar-Free September: Can you give up added sugar for a whole month?

    WATCH: Sugar-Free September: Can you give up added sugar for a whole month?

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 07:15:39 GMT
    WATCH:  Sugar-Free September: Can you give up added sugar for a whole month?WATCH: Sugar-Free September: Can you give up added sugar for a whole month?
    Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses why she is giving up all added sugars for a whole month, and why you should embark on the wellness challenge as well. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/sugar-free-september-give-added-sugar-month-57740990
    Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses why she is giving up all added sugars for a whole month, and why you should embark on the wellness challenge as well. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Wellness/video/sugar-free-september-give-added-sugar-month-57740990
  • Prisons chief: Supplier error got Nevada its execution drugs

    Prisons chief: Supplier error got Nevada its execution drugs

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:15:39 GMT
     Prisons chief: Supplier error got Nevada its execution drugs Prisons chief: Supplier error got Nevada its execution drugs
    Nevada's prisons chief says more than 200 drug companies refused to supply drugs for use in an execution original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/prisons-chief-supplier-error-nevada-execution-drugs-57760940
    Nevada's prisons chief says more than 200 drug companies refused to supply drugs for use in an execution original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/prisons-chief-supplier-error-nevada-execution-drugs-57760940
  • WATCH: 14 fall sick in salmonella outbreak possibly linked to large, cage-free eggs

    WATCH: 14 fall sick in salmonella outbreak possibly linked to large, cage-free eggs

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 03:15:18 GMT
    WATCH:  14 fall sick in salmonella outbreak possibly linked to large, cage-free eggsWATCH: 14 fall sick in salmonella outbreak possibly linked to large, cage-free eggs
    The outbreak was possibly linked to an Alabama farm, U.S. officials said. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/14-fall-sick-salmonella-outbreak-possibly-linked-large-57757756
    The outbreak was possibly linked to an Alabama farm, U.S. officials said. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/14-fall-sick-salmonella-outbreak-possibly-linked-large-57757756
  • Milk does a body good: Study

    Milk does a body good: Study

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 02:15:33 GMT
     Milk does a body good: Study Milk does a body good: Study
    Consuming dairy products also lowered rates of cardiovascular disease. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/milk-body-good-study/story?id=57755524
    Consuming dairy products also lowered rates of cardiovascular disease. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/milk-body-good-study/story?id=57755524
  • For teens, trans boys are more likely to attempt suicide than others: Study

    For teens, trans boys are more likely to attempt suicide than others: Study

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 01:15:15 GMT
     For teens, trans boys are more likely to attempt suicide than others: Study For teens, trans boys are more likely to attempt suicide than others: Study
    Transgender boys face a higher risk of suicide than other teens, a new study found. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/teens-transgender-boys-attempt-suicide-study/story?id=57744164
    Transgender boys face a higher risk of suicide than other teens, a new study found. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/teens-transgender-boys-attempt-suicide-study/story?id=57744164
  • Active shooter study: Semi-automatic rifles more deadly

    Active shooter study: Semi-automatic rifles more deadly

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-09-11 21:15:24 GMT
     Active shooter study: Semi-automatic rifles more deadly Active shooter study: Semi-automatic rifles more deadly
    New research shows active shooters with semi-automatic rifles wound and kill twice as many people as those using non-automatic weapons original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/active-shooter-study-semi-automatic-rifles-deadly-57746512
    New research shows active shooters with semi-automatic rifles wound and kill twice as many people as those using non-automatic weapons original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/active-shooter-study-semi-automatic-rifles-deadly-57746512
  • Unwitting patients, copycat comments play hidden role in federal rule-making

    Unwitting patients, copycat comments play hidden role in federal rule-making

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:15:13 GMT
    This story is from Kaiser Health News. A proposal to sharply cut a drug discount program that many hospitals rely on drew some 1,400 comments when the Trump administration announced its plan last year. Hundreds appeared to come from patients across the country — pleas from average Americans whose treatments for diseases such as cancer depend on costly medicines. But a review of the responses found that some individuals were not aware they apparently had become part of an organiz...
    This story is from Kaiser Health News. A proposal to sharply cut a drug discount program that many hospitals rely on drew some 1,400 comments when the Trump administration announced its plan last year. Hundreds appeared to come from patients across the country — pleas from average Americans whose treatments for diseases such as cancer depend on costly medicines. But a review of the responses
  • Test results for legal marijuana in California

    Test results for legal marijuana in California

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-09-11 12:15:11 GMT
     Test results for legal marijuana in California Test results for legal marijuana in California
    Test results for legal marijuana in California and changes sought by the cannabis industry original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/test-results-legal-marijuana-california-57739615
    Test results for legal marijuana in California and changes sought by the cannabis industry original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/test-results-legal-marijuana-california-57739615
  • GOP lacks votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'

    GOP lacks votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-09-11 09:15:10 GMT
     GOP lacks votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare' GOP lacks votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'
    After years of trying to demolish former President Barack Obama's prized health care law, GOP leaders still lack the votes to succeed original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/gop-lacks-votes-appetite-end-obamacare-57739107
    After years of trying to demolish former President Barack Obama's prized health care law, GOP leaders still lack the votes to succeed original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/gop-lacks-votes-appetite-end-obamacare-57739107
  • Many California marijuana products failing safety tests

    Many California marijuana products failing safety tests

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-11 07:15:10 GMT
     Many California marijuana products failing safety tests Many California marijuana products failing safety tests
    Tests for potency and purity have been required since July. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/california-marijuana-products-failing-safety-tests-57739614
    Tests for potency and purity have been required since July. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/california-marijuana-products-failing-safety-tests-57739614
  • Nevada high court says execution doctor's name stays secret

    Nevada high court says execution doctor's name stays secret

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-09-11 05:15:21 GMT
     Nevada high court says execution doctor's name stays secret Nevada high court says execution doctor's name stays secret
    Nevada high court says doctor picked to attend an execution can remain anonymous original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/nevada-high-court-execution-doctors-stays-secret-57737029
    Nevada high court says doctor picked to attend an execution can remain anonymous original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/nevada-high-court-execution-doctors-stays-secret-57737029
  • Talking with your toddler could boost IQ scores and language skills later: Study

    Talking with your toddler could boost IQ scores and language skills later: Study

    Monday, September 10 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-10 23:15:23 GMT
     Talking with your toddler could boost IQ scores and language skills later: Study Talking with your toddler could boost IQ scores and language skills later: Study
    Talking with toddlers is increasingly being recognized as vital. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/News/talking-toddler-boost-iq-scores-language-skills-study/story?id=57731510
    Talking with toddlers is increasingly being recognized as vital. original story: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/News/talking-toddler-boost-iq-scores-language-skills-study/story?id=57731510