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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...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren delivered a ferocious attack Monday on congressional Republicans and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over a medical research bill, and put fellow Democrats on the spot by pushing them to oppose a measure she said "is corrupt, and it...
ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — Health officials say three people died and at least five more were sickened after eating Thanksgiving dinner at an event organized by a church in the San Francisco Bay Area. Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch said Monday it received eight patients with...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren says a bill providing extra money for medical research is "extortion" and a giveaway to big biomedical companies. The liberal Democrat also said the bill benefits a Republican donor who backs contentious therapies that are...
DALLAS (AP) — Texas health officials are reporting the first case of the Zika virus that was likely transmitted within the state. The Texas Department of State Health Services said Monday the woman is a resident of Brownsville, located on the border the state shares with Mexico...