Health

Ex-NY governor hopeful who insulted Obamas kicked off board

Aug 17, 2017

A former candidate for New York governor whose insults of Barack and Michelle Obama preceded calls for his ouster from the Buffalo school board has been removed from the post

The Latest: School board hopes ouster ends distractions

Aug 17, 2017

A lawyer for ousted Buffalo school board member Carl Paladino says Paladino will appeal the state education commissioner's decision

FDA OKs Pfizer drug for rare, fast-killing type of leukemia

Aug 17, 2017

FDA approves new medicine for use against a rare, rapidly progressing blood cancer after other treatments have failed

EpiPen maker finalizes settlement for government overcharges

Aug 17, 2017

Mylan agrees to pay $465 million to settle Justice Department allegations that it overcharged Medicaid for EpiPens

The Latest: France issues list of products with tainted eggs

Aug 17, 2017

France's government, facing pressure for more transparency amid Europe's egg scandal, has released a list of products pulled from supermarkets because they were made with pesticide-tainted eggs

Cleveland Clinic will pull event from Mar-a-Lago resort

Aug 17, 2017

A leading U.S. hospital says it will pull an annual fundraiser from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort after all

Danes find more tainted eggs in food supply chain

Aug 17, 2017

Two Danish companies have bought 6.8 tons eggs and 108 kilograms (238 pounds) of omelet, respectively, from farms involved in the contaminated egg scandal

Cambodian medic who spread HIV asks for court's mercy

Aug 17, 2017

Unlicensed Cambodian medical practitioner, sentenced to 25 years in prison for infecting more than 100 villagers with HIV, admits mistake, says he only sought to provide care for his community

Father charged in baby boy's fatal overdose of opioid combo

Aug 17, 2017

An Ohio man has been charged in the fatal drug overdose of his 1-year-old son

Science Says: DNA test results may not change health habits

Aug 17, 2017

People who get DNA test results about their risk of disease often don't change their health habits