Health

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government has ramped up pressure on parents who oppose vaccination by threatening to withhold child care and other payments from families that fail to immunize their children. The government announced this week that families could lose...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government is ramping up pressure on parents who oppose vaccination by threatening to withhold welfare payments from families that fail to immunize their children. The government announced this week that families could lose up to 15,000...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government is ramping up pressure on parents who oppose vaccination by threatening to withhold welfare payments from families that fail to immunize their children. The government announced this week that families could lose up to 15,000...
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for the Irish manufacturer of an Alzheimer's drug urged a U.S. appeals court on Monday to let it replace a two-pill daily regimen with a single-dose version of the drug even if it cheats generic drugmakers of profits. Attorney Lisa Blatt told the 2nd U.S...
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for the Irish manufacturer of an Alzheimer's drug urged a U.S. appeals court on Monday to let it replace a two-pill daily regimen with a single-dose version of the drug even if it cheats generic drugmakers of profits. Attorney Lisa Blatt told the 2nd U.S...
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for the Irish manufacturer of an Alzheimer's drug is urging a U.S. appeals court to let it replace a two-pill daily regimen with a single-dose drug even if it cheats generic drugmakers of profits. Attorney Lisa Blatt says Dublin-based Actavis PLC makes...
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for the Irish manufacturer of an Alzheimer's drug is urging a U.S. appeals court to let it replace a two-pill daily regimen with a single-dose drug even if it cheats generic drugmakers of profits. Attorney Lisa Blatt says Dublin-based Actavis PLC makes...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid dietary supplements sold by a Las Vegas company because they may contain anabolic steroids that can cause liver damage. The agency said it is investigating Tri-Methyl Xtreme supplements after three...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal health officials say 106 passengers and six crewmembers aboard the Celebrity Infinity cruise ship were sickened by the gastrointestinal illness norovirus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says an environmental health officer and an...