Days after millions of people marched nationwide to bring attention to women’s issues, the Trump administration and Congress have responded with actions against women's reproductive rights.
On Tuesday afternoon,...
Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 10:29 AM PST
US Cancer Death Rate Dips, but Soars in Some Places: Study
Americans in certain struggling parts of the country are dying from cancer at rising rates, even as the cancer death rate nationwide continues to fall, an exhaustive new analysis has found. In parts of the...
Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 02:22 AM PST
Police in Glendale, Calif., Give Dementia Patients Trackers
Police in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale are hoping to reduce the time it takes to find missing people diagnosed with dementia by providing patients with tracking devices.
The Glendale Police Department has...
The government's top public health agency has canceled a conference next month on climate change and health but isn't saying why publicly. But a co-sponsor said he was told by the CDC that it was worried how...
Monday, Jan 23, 2017 at 05:05 PM PST
GOP Obamacare Replacement Plan Would Grant States More Power
Republican senators introduced a partial replacement to the Affordable Care Act on Monday that would let states keep some aspects of the Obamacare law while eliminating the mandate requiring citizens to carry...
Monday, Jan 23, 2017 at 09:31 AM PST
WHO on 'High-Alert' Over New Outbreaks of Bird Flu
The World Health Organization is urging all countries to monitor avian influenza and to report any human cases that could indicate the beginning of a flu pandemic, Reuters reported. About 40 countries have...
Costco Wholesale Corp. has agreed to pay nearly $12 million to settle Justice Department allegations of lax pharmacy controls over a four-year period. The Issaquah, Washington-based company acknowledges in...
Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 02:53 PM PST
Judge Blocks Texas From Cutting Off Planned Parenthood