A startling new report finds detectable levels of lead in baby food, a finding that may concern parents. But experts say it's important to stay vigilant about bigger sources of lead poisoning in kids.
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 04:14 PM PDT
GOP Health Care Law Could Cost Nearly 1 Million Jobs: Report
The American Health Care Act, the GOP’s answer to Obamacare, could end up costing the U.S. economy close to 1 million jobs, researchers predicted Wednesday.
If the bill passes, it would initially boost jobs and...
Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 03:00 PM PDT
Iraq: Food Poisoning Strikes Hundreds at Camp for Displaced
Food poisoning at a camp for displaced residents of Mosul has made more than 700 people sick, with hundreds hospitalized, Iraqi officials said Tuesday.
The incident at the Hassan Sham U2 camp, about 20...
Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 12:06 PM PDT
Drones Carrying Defibrillators Could Aid Heart Emergencies
It sounds futuristic: drones carrying heart defibrillators swooping in to help bystanders revive people stricken by cardiac arrest.
Researchers tested the idea and found drones arrived at the scene of 18...
Researchers tried a big serving of food psychology and a dollop of trickery to get diners to eat their vegetables. And it worked.
Veggies given names like "zesty ginger-turmeric sweet potatoes" and "twisted...
Monday, Jun 12, 2017 at 04:14 PM PDT
Doctors Reprogram Patients' Own Cells Into Cancer Assassins
Ken Shefveland's body was swollen with cancer, treatment after treatment failing until doctors gambled on a radical approach: They removed some of his immune cells, engineered them into cancer assassins and...
Monday, Jun 12, 2017 at 04:16 PM PDT
Are Your Allergies Worse Lately? Experts Explain Why
The global obesity problem now affects 1 in 10 people in the world, it is rising in countries rich and poor, and in many countries it is increasing faster in children than adults, according to a new study.
Monday, Jun 12, 2017 at 08:21 AM PDT
Tyson Recalls 2.4M Pounds of Chicken Due to Allergy Risk