Health

AIEA, Hawaii (AP) — Anthony DeLuze keeps his ancestors' traditions alive in 21st century Hawaii by growing the staple crop taro on a suburban plot sandwiched between wings of a sprawling shopping mall. But the aquifer that hydrates his starchy vegetables sits under 20 enormous...
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba says it has diagnosed the Zika virus in two people who appear to have contracted it inside the country, which has been largely successful in controlling the disease. The Health Ministry said the cases were discovered Monday in the eastern city of Holguin and...
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba says it has diagnosed the Zika virus in two people who appear to have contracted it inside the country, which has been largely successful in controlling the disease. The Health Ministry said the cases were discovered Monday in the eastern city of Holguin and...
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba says it has diagnosed the Zika virus in two people who appear to have contracted it inside the country, which has been largely successful in controlling the disease. The Health Ministry said the cases were discovered Monday in the eastern city of Holguin and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration warned Congress Wednesday that money to fight the Zika virus is on the verge of running out amid political stalemate on Capitol Hill. In a letter to key lawmakers, the secretary of Health and Human Services said the National Institutes...
CHICAGO (AP) — Forget Fluffy and Fido. Bessie the cow just might make a healthier pet. That idea stems from new research in two farming-based religious communities that shun modern ways but have dramatically different childhood asthma rates. The goal was to find an explanation...
CHICAGO (AP) — Forget Fluffy and Fido. Bessie the cow just might make a healthier pet. That idea stems from new research in two farming-based religious communities that shun modern ways but have dramatically different childhood asthma rates. The goal was to find an explanation...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is warning that money to fight the Zika virus is on the verge of running out amid political stalemate on Capitol Hill. The secretary of Health and Human Services says the National Institutes of Health will exhaust its resources for...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a person in South Carolina fighting a rare brain-eating amoeba (all times local): 12:35 p.m. An Orlando, Florida, drug company has rushed a drug used to fight rare parasites to a South Carolina hospital treating a patient who contracted a rare...