Medical News

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Women in South Texas facing a 200-mile drive for access to legal abortions learned Wednesday that a local clinic shuttered by a sweeping anti-abortion law would reopen, marking the first tangible effect of a court ruling last week that blocked key parts of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says there is little evidence that testosterone-boosting drugs taken by millions of American men are beneficial, though the agency is also unconvinced by recent studies suggesting the hormone carries serious risks. The agency...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino nurse who flew home from Saudi Arabia last week has tested positive for Middle East respiratory syndrome, the Philippines' second case of the dangerous coronavirus. Philippine Health Secretary Enrique Ona said Wednesday that results of a...
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A Princeton University employee and marijuana legalization activist who says he was told to choose between his job and using medical marijuana is on paid leave as the university works to figure out accommodations for his disability. Don DeZarn says...
A Central Texas university is doing something no other university in the country is doing and it's all geared toward addressing the needs of a fast-growing segment of the population.
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A Princeton University employee and marijuana legalization activist said Tuesday he has been told by his employer to choose between medical marijuana and his job. Don DeZarn, 48, of East Windsor, said Princeton officials told him that he could not work in...
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Missionary group says another American doctor infected with Ebola in Liberia.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor. Those results show a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal. The 12-year study used an index of healthy eating...
CHICAGO (AP) — Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show. THE SKINNY: Cornell University researchers randomly assigned almost 100...