Men are more likely to have a heart attack after a snowfall, probably from shoveling snow, according to Canadian researchers.
NBC News reported that researchers found a slight increase in heart attacks and...
Sunday, Feb 12, 2017 at 03:29 AM PST
Woman Gives Heartfelt 'Thank You' to Dispatcher Who Helped Save Her Husband
A California woman shed tears of gratitude Saturday upon meeting in person the 911 dispatcher who'd helped save her husband's life. On Jan. 21, Carolyn Evans called 911. Her husband, 65-year-old Jeff Evans, had...
Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 at 01:17 AM PST
US Judge Blocks Anthem-Cigna Health Insurance Merger
A federal judge on Wednesday rejected Anthem Inc.'s bid to buy rival health insurer Cigna Corp., saying the merger would likely lead to higher costs, less competition and diminished innovation.
Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 12:41 PM PST
Bill Would Require Ingredients on Cleaning Supplies Labels
Dozens of patients from a now-closed memory loss clinic in Ohio say its director told them they had Alzheimer’s disease when they really didn’t. Records show the former director of the center in Toledo didn’t...
As many as a quarter of U.S. kids who are using e-cigarettes may be taking them apart and "dripping" — a method that gives them more vapor but a potentially higher hit of nicotine, researchers reported...
Sunday, Feb 5, 2017 at 04:12 PM PST
Entrepreneurs: Health Law Changes May Mean Finding New Jobs
Stay in business for yourself or go back to working for someone else?
That's the choice some small business owners and freelancers are worried they may have to make, depending on what changes Congress makes...
Facing higher premiums, less choice and a last-minute advertising pullback, fewer people signed up for coverage this year through HealthCare.gov, according to data from a preliminary government report Friday.
Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 08:12 AM PST
Laundry Pod-Linked Eye Injuries Surged in Small Kids: Study
Liquid laundry packets are responsible for a surge in eye injuries in young children, according to new medical research. The pods are already under scrutiny after thousands of incidents of kids mistaking them...