Health

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Northern Ireland's leader says he suffered a heart attack this week because he lives on junk food, gets too little sleep and no exercise. In his first comments since being released from hospital, First Minister Peter Robinson said he blames "...
NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Northern Ireland's leader says he suffered a heart attack this week because he lives on junk food, gets too little sleep and no exercise. In his first comments since being released from hospital, First Minister Peter Robinson said he blames "...
JAMESPORT, N.Y. (AP) — Hundreds of small turtles have washed up dead on the eastern end of Long Island in the last month, a die-off scientists blame on waterborne toxins that have reached unprecedented levels for reasons that aren't entirely clear. Necropsies on some of the more...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The worst day of Aaron Baker's life wasn't when the then-20-year-old professional motocross racer crashed his bike one spring day in 1999, flew over the handlebars and hit the ground head-first, paralyzing him from the next down. No, the worst day came a year...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As soon as he was released from medical care following a motorcycle crash 16 years ago that left him paralyzed from the neck down, Aaron Baker mapped out his future. The former Los Angeles motocross racer says he planned to drive his electric wheelchair into a...
CHICAGO (AP) — Having a little extra tissue taken off during breast cancer surgery greatly lowers the risk that some cancer will be left behind and require a second operation, according to a new study that could change care for more than 100,000 women in the United States alone...
CHICAGO (AP) — Having a little extra tissue taken off during breast cancer surgery greatly lowers the risk that some cancer will be left behind and require a second operation, according to a new study that could change care for more than 100,000 women in the United States alone...
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study could change care for many women who have breast cancer surgery. Doctors found that routinely shaving a little extra tissue around a tumor greatly lowers the risk that some cancer will be left behind. The study is aimed at lowering the rate of positive...
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study could change care for many women who have breast cancer surgery. Doctors found that routinely shaving a little extra tissue around a tumor greatly lowers the risk that some cancer will be left behind. The study is aimed at lowering the rate of positive...