Saudi woman dies on Houston-bound plane

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a Saudi woman who was traveling by plane to Houston from Qatar to seek medical treatment died en route. The H…

Cuban doctors arrive in Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP) — More than 200 Cuban doctors have arrived in Brazil to work in impoverished areas where physicians and medical services are …

Dercum’s disease a painful mystery

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Glenorah Helfrich prefers the Latin name for the rare disease that clutches her with pain from globs of fat called lipo…