Health

Drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals, a fast-growing Wall Street darling until its price-hiking business strategy made it a symbol of pharmaceutical company greed, said it's undergoing a restructuring as its new CEO attempts to turn it around and repair its tattered reputation. The...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton will call on Congress to return to Washington and pass emergency funding for the Zika response during a visit to a Miami neighborhood dealing with the first U.S. outbreak of the disease. On Tuesday afternoon, the Democratic presidential...
The waters are shallow and lifeguards are seemingly everywhere at the proliferating number of water parks around the U.S. But the death over the weekend of a Kansas state lawmaker's 10-year-old son on a waterslide billed as the world's largest is the latest example that dangers...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Marine veteran Joyce Ralph sometimes stays at home in Massachusetts instead of going for a bike ride or doing other things she likes to do. She feels too anxious because of her post-traumatic stress disorder. Army veteran Paul Miosek sometimes feels...
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Michael Phelps woke up on the morning of the first race of his fifth Olympic Games with some soreness in his right shoulder. At 31 years old, the swimming superstar could not afford to have anything slowing him down. So he went to a Team USA athletic...
SEATTLE (AP) — A jury has found in favor of a University of Washington surgeon who was sued by the daughter of a patient who died after the doctor used a non-FDA-approved bone cement during the woman's spinal surgery, a lawyer said. In a 10-2 decision after a five-week trial,...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on tainted candy in that sickened 19 (all times local): 11:55 a.m. San Francisco health officials suspect the gummy candies that sickened 19 people at a birthday party contained edible marijuana. Final lab results weren't available Monday, but...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on tainted candy in that sickened 19 (all times local): 11:55 a.m. San Francisco health officials suspect the gummy candies that sickened 19 people at a birthday party contained edible marijuana. Final lab results weren't available Monday, but...
SINKING SPRING, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple who were featured in news stories about their difficulties getting medication for their youngest daughter who had a heart transplant were found shot to death in their home along with their three children in "an apparent tragic...