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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Federal and state health officials say a multistate outbreak of salmonella bacteria that is resistant to several drugs has been linked to infected dairy bull calves purchased in Wisconsin. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 21 people have...
WASHINGTON (AP) — As a congressman, Georgia Republican Tom Price has been thwarted in his hopes to repeal the Affordable Care Act and transform Medicare into a voucher-like program for future participants. Now, as President-elect Donald Trump's choice to run the Department of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — As a congressman, Georgia Republican Tom Price has been thwarted in his hopes to repeal the Affordable Care Act and transform Medicare into a voucher-like program for future participants. Now, as President-elect Donald Trump's choice to run the Department of...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian anti-corruption authorities have charged the head of a burns' unit with abusing his position, saying the hospital bought equipment at inflated prices which it didn't use. Ioan Lascar, head of the Bucharest Emergency Hospital's burns department...
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese health authorities have confirmed a highly contagious avian flu strain in poultry in two prefectures in northern Japan, with culling of hundreds of thousands of birds starting Tuesday at the affected farms. The government confirmed that the highly virulent...
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese health authorities have confirmed a highly contagious avian flu strain in poultry in two prefectures in northern Japan, with culling of hundreds of thousands of birds starting at the affected farms. The government confirmed Tuesday that the highly virulent...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump has selected Georgia Rep. Tom Price, a leading critic of President Barack Obama's sweeping health care law, to head the Department of Health and Human Services, according to a person familiar with the decision. If confirmed by the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Bay Area health officials were trying to determine Monday if three people who died and five who were sickened after eating Thanksgiving dinner at a church event got sick there or at the assisted living facility where they all lived. Sutter...
ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on three people who died and five who were sickened after eating church-organized Thanksgiving dinner at an American Legion Hall (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Health officials say they are trying to determine if three people who died and five who...