PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island first lady Stephanie Chafe (CHAY’-fee) and state Health Director Michael Fine will be offering free flu vaccinations in… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators have approved a new drug from Johnson & Johnson for use in treating chronic hepatitis C infections.
The Food… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators on Friday approved a new drug from Johnson & Johnson for use in treating chronic hepatitis C infections.
The… More »
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire hospital that underwent a hepatitis C outbreak last year is suing the traveling technician charged with infecting… More »
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A device developed by a group University of Utah students could have leeches checking the want ads.
The wormlike… More »
CHICAGO (AP) — After a week of consideration, Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration announced Friday that Illinois will allow the one-year extension of existing health… More »
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The chief medical officer for Missouri’s mental health agency is taking over as director of the state’s Medicaid health… More »
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Eradicating hunger in Africa by 2025 is achievable — if Africa’s leaders champion it and promote improved crop production and… More »
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — An Ohio man accused of infecting a 6-month-old girl with venereal disease has been found guilty of child molesting and… More »
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan will heed President Barack Obama’s call to allow state health insurers to extend policies that fail to meet requirements of… More »
BOSTON (AP) — State health officials have released a list of the 100 applicants that are seeking licenses to open marijuana dispensaries for medical… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Amy Robach (ROH’-bahk) of ABC News says she can’t wait to get back to work following her double mastectomy but… More »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities in Indianapolis are investigating the beating death of an 88-year-old woman with dementia.
The Indianapolis Star reports (http://indy.st/1caB2SU ) Ruth… More »
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Insurance companies that sent cancellation notices for policies that won’t meet requirements of the federal health care law have until… More »
LONDON (AP) — A young intern who worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch died of an epileptic seizure that may have been triggered… More »