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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A rare condition known as thunderstorm asthma sent hundreds of people to hospitals in Australia's second-largest city, and four deaths had been confirmed by Wednesday. Family confirmed Clarence Leo, a nightclub bouncer and father of two, died at home...
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Four people have been confirmed dead from a rare condition known as thunderstorm asthma that sent hundreds to hospitals in Australia's second-largest city. Family confirmed on Wednesday that Clarence Leo had died at home early Tuesday morning after...
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge has ruled a severely anorexic woman committed to a state psychiatric hospital two years ago can refuse forced feedings and granted her request for care to relieve pain or discomfort. The 29-year-old Morris County woman, identified only...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York improperly used as much as $150 million in grants to set up its insurance exchange under President Barack Obama's health care law and help people enroll for coverage, according to a federal audit released Tuesday. The Office of Inspector General for...
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge has ruled that a severely anorexic woman who's been committed to a state psychiatric hospital since 2014 has the right to refuse force-feedings. The 29-year-old Morris County woman, who weighs 69 pounds, informed the court earlier this...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led House of Representatives is asking the federal appeals court in Washington to delay consideration of a case involving the Obama health care law because Donald Trump has pledged to repeal and replace it when he becomes president. The House won...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Here's the idea: Swiftly pass a repeal of President Barack Obama's health care law, perhaps soon enough for Donald Trump to sign it the day he takes the presidential oath. Then approve legislation restructuring the nation's huge and convoluted health care...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans want to swiftly pass a repeal of President Barack Obama's health care law, maybe rapidly enough so Donald Trump can sign it the day he takes the presidential oath. They then want to pass legislation replacing it. That's not so simple. To deliver,...
CHICAGO (AP) — New research documents another decline in dementia rates but experts say the rising numbers of older Americans may halt that trend unless better ways are found to keep brains healthy. The study released Monday shows the rate of Alzheimer's disease and other...