Planned Parenthood spends $1 million to save Title X -- Planned Parenthood has until December 20 to convince the Republican-controlled Senate to reverse the changes.
12 hours agoChipotle has nurses to ensure workers are sick, not hungover -- Restaurant chain's CEO touts improved-safety practices after health scares including a norovirus outbreak in 2017
13 hours ago3 major Medicare costs will jump in January -- Original Medicare premiums and deductibles for 2020 will take a bigger bite out of Social Security payments.
16 hours agoMeasles outbreak in Samoa kills at least 63 people, mostly young children -- The disease has infected more than 4,300 people on the islands, killing at least 63 of them
16 hours agoPost office releases stamp to help veterans living with PTSD -- Proceeds from the stamp will go to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, which oversees the National Center for PTSD. -- Dec 5
12 hours agoBook excerpt: Eugenia Zukerman's "Like Falling Through a Cloud" -- The flutist and broadcast journalist writes poetically about an emotional backdrop revealed through her diagnosis of Alzheimer's -- Dec 5
14 hours agoFirefighters deaths from 9/11-linked illnesses hits grim milestone -- Last year, the Uniformed Firefighters Association of Greater New York reported 170 deaths related to the attacks. -- Dec 5
16 hours agoSushi, salads and spring rolls recalled on listeria fears -- Products are sold in 31 states and Washington, D.C., by Trader Joe's, 7-Eleven, Walgreens and other retailers. -- Dec 4
1 day agoToughest jobs? Try working in a pet store -- Retail employees have a higher rate of injury and illness than factory and construction workers, federal data show. -- Dec 4
1 day agoHow a heart-revival device could "revolutionize" transplants -- The Organ Care System, or Heart in a Box, gives surgeons about 12 hours to get the heart to the recipient, double the amount of time in a traditional transplant -- Dec 4
1 day agoWoman fighting with insurance for follow-up breast cancer tests -- Mammograms can save lives, but in some cases, insurance companies are refusing to cover follow-up tests ordered by doctors. -- Dec 4
1 day agoMajor legal and medical groups voice support for abortion access -- Non-partisan groups, like the American Medical Association, voiced their opposition to Louisiana's abortion law. -- Dec 3
2 days agoNew type of apple is nutritious and lasts in fridge for a year -- Growers in Washington State have begun shipping a new variety of apples called Cosmic Crisp to stores across U.S. -- Dec 3
2 days agoRomaine lettuce E. coli outbreak linked to 67 cases -- At least 39 people have been hospitalized due to the outbreak. -- Nov 27
3 days agoEx-opiate addict says implant saved him, but some call him a "guinea pig" -- Alvin Dutruch took a chance on a new way to treat addiction - now a consumer group says he was exploited. -- Nov 27
8 days ago