Health

Trump tweets take on GOP holdouts on health legislation

Sep 23, 2017

President Donald Trump has returned to Twitter to take on Republican senators who aren't backing the latest GOP effort to repeal and repeal the Obama-era health law

Company to pay $35M for falsely marketing cholesterol drug

Sep 22, 2017

A Massachusetts drug company has agreed to pay $35 million to resolve criminal and civil charges it falsely marketed a cholesterol medication

Elderly deaths: Call for generators in Florida nursing homes

Sep 22, 2017

After nursing home deaths in Irma's wake, Florida regulators say they will enforce new rules requiring nursing homes and assisted living facilities to have generators

Ex-official: Legionnaires' seemed tied to Flint water switch

Sep 22, 2017

Michigan's former director of disease control testified Friday that she believed a spike in Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area was related to a switch in the city's water supply

Algae on river flowing into Lake Erie prompts warning

Sep 22, 2017

Health officials in Ohio are telling some people not to swim in the river that flows through Toledo because of an algae outbreak

Leaders highlight early education for drug misuse prevention

Sep 22, 2017

New Hampshire's political and law enforcement leaders come together to promote early education to prevent substance misuse

AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

Sep 22, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute

Gatorade pays California $300K, settles anti-water complaint

Sep 22, 2017

California's attorney general has reached a $300,000 settlement with Gatorade over allegations the company made "anti-water" statements in a cellphone video game

Christian singer Natalie Grant undergoing thyroid surgery

Sep 22, 2017

Contemporary Christian music singer Natalie Grant will undergo thyroid surgery to remove tumors and will canceling shows between mid-October and November to recover

Police chief: 'A lot of concerns' after shooting of deaf man

Sep 22, 2017

Oklahoma City police chief says he plans to meet with advocates for the hearing- and speech-impaired following a deaf man's fatal shooting