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CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on Dr. Henry Heimlich, who's credited with developing the Heimlich maneuver, using it on a woman at his living center (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A Cincinnati woman says she was having trouble breathing when the man credited with developing the...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Henry Heimlich, a 96-year-old surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich maneuver, has used the emergency technique for the first time himself to save a woman choking on food at his senior living center. Heimlich said he has demonstrated the well-...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California lawmakers rushing to approve legislation allowing transplants of HIV-infected organs (all times local): 10:45 a.m. California Gov. Jerry Brown plans to sign emergency legislation that would allow a man with HIV to receive part...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California lawmakers rushing to approve legislation allowing transplants of HIV-infected organs (all times local): 10:15 a.m California lawmakers have approved emergency legislation that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are rushing to approve legislation Friday that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his HIV-positive husband's liver before the surgery becomes too dangerous, possibly within weeks. The federal government recently...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are rushing to approve legislation Friday that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his HIV-positive husband's liver before the surgery becomes too dangerous, possibly within weeks. The federal government recently...
LONDON (AP) — A group of public health experts have urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the Zika outbreak. An open letter to the U.N. health agency, signed by almost 150 public health experts...
WASHINGTON (AP) — National Institutes of Health expert reviewers are finding flaws in the agency's new study that connects heavy cell phone radiation to a slight increase in brain tumors in male rats. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences is releasing partial...
WASHINGTON (AP) — National Institutes of Health expert reviewers are finding flaws in the agency's new study that connects heavy cell phone radiation to a slight increase in brain tumors in male rats. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences is releasing partial...