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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — There's no sign of U.S. abortion law changing anytime soon, but Alabama wants to be ready if it ever does. A proposal in the Republican-controlled Legislature would declare Alabama a "right to life" state by amending the state constitution. The House of...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a pain management doctor who federal prosecutors say prescribed opioids to drug abusers (all times local): 12:55 p.m. A pain management doctor has apologized for falsely submitting claims for services he did not provide while prescribing opioids to...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a pain management doctor who federal prosecutors say prescribed opioids to drug abusers (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A pain management doctor who prescribed opioids at an alarming rate has pleaded guilty to health care fraud and other charges for...
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's Health Ministry says hundreds of schoolchildren have been admitted to hospital in a suspected mass food poisoning this week. The ministry says the outbreak involved 2,262 children in eight schools in the southern province of Sohag. They developed symptoms...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are working on a companion to their bill replacing "Obamacare," a legislative second act that would ease cross-state sale of health insurance and limit jury awards for pain and suffering in malpractice lawsuits. The problem: the so-called "...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are working on a companion to their bill replacing 'Obamacare.' It's a legislative second act that would ease cross-state sale of health insurance and limit jury awards for pain and suffering in malpractice lawsuits. The so-called "sidecar" is...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian author and blogger Belle Gibson, who lied about beating a normally deadly brain tumor through healthy eating, exploited public generosity by falsely claiming most of her income went to charities, a judge said Wednesday. Federal Court Justice...
BOSTON (AP) — At Dr. Fathalla Mashali's pain management clinics, the waiting rooms were often so packed with patients that people sat on the floor, leaned against walls and spilled into the hallways. That's because, federal prosecutors say, Mashali was prescribing oxycodone and...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A judge says Australian author and blogger Belle Gibson, who lied about beating a normally deadly brain tumor through healthy eating, had exploited public generosity by falsely claiming most of her income went to charities. Federal Court Justice Debra...