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HAVANA (AP) — Cuban state media on Thursday reported a surge of Zika cases on the island, though the overall number of cases was still far fewer than elsewhere in the Caribbean. State media said there have been nearly 1,850 cases of the mosquito-borne illness for all of 2016 and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democratic attorneys general in more than a dozen states announced Thursday they would attempt to intervene in a federal lawsuit that threatens to undercut funding for the Affordable Care Act. The legal move is intended to give the states a foothold in the...
TORONTO (AP) — The most controversial thing about Canada's move to legalize marijuana nationwide may be setting the minimum age for use at 18 — three years lower than in U.S. states that have embraced legalization — a move that is being closely watched across the continent...
TORONTO (AP) — The most controversial thing about Canada's move to legalize marijuana nationwide may be setting the minimum age for use at 18 — three years lower than in U.S. states that have embraced legalization — a move that is being closely watched across the continent...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Beatrice Trum Hunter, who wrote "The Natural Foods Cookbook" in 1961, long before organic foods became a staple at supermarkets, has died. She was 98. Family members said Trum Hunter, who also took an early stance against pesticide exposure, sharing...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Beatrice Trum Hunter, who wrote "The Natural Foods Cookbook" in 1961, long before organic foods became a staple at supermarkets, has died. She was 98. Family members said Trum Hunter, who also took an early stance against pesticide exposure, sharing...
The HPV vaccine that helps prevent cervical cancer in women also might lower the risk in young men of oral infections that can cause mouth and throat cancers, a new study finds. These cancers are rising fast, especially in men, and research suggests that HPV, the human...
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price is making his first trip overseas to Liberia, the West African country where Ebola killed more than 4,800 people. Price on Thursday praised Liberia for its "remarkable cooperation" on health care issues...
BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey school superintendent says a student has died as the result of the choking game. The Home News Tribune ( http://mycj.co/2rueXfX ) reports Bernards Township Schools Superintendent Nick Markarian wrote to parents that the student engaged...