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Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 02:31 PM PDT

Family of Brain-Dead California Girl Fights to Reverse Death

Family of Brain-Dead California Girl Fights to Reverse Death

More than three years after a coroner declared a teen girl dead, a Northern California judge is deciding whether to revoke her death certificate.

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 06:22 PM PDT

Tractor-Trailer Deaths in Texas Highlight Danger of Heat

Tractor-Trailer Deaths in Texas Highlight Danger of Heat

Experts say the temperature inside of the tractor-trailer where smuggled immigrants died and many others were left in dire health would have quickly become unbearable in the Texas heat. Authorities said they...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 03:46 AM PDT

GOP Health Care Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

GOP Health Care Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace President Barack Obama's health care law or simply repeal...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 02:39 PM PDT

5 Reasons the Health Care Bill May Fail, 3 Why It May Not

5 Reasons the Health Care Bill May Fail, 3 Why It May Not

There are many reasons why the Senate will probably reject Republicans' crowning bill razing much of former President Barack Obama's health care law. There are fewer why Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:08 AM PDT

Cancer Patients' Gray Hair Turned Dark in New Drug Trials

Cancer Patients' Gray Hair Turned Dark in New Drug Trials

Cancer patients' gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads. Chemotherapy is notorious for making hair fall out, but the 14 patients...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 01:40 PM PDT

Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic

Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic

Both sides in the abortion fight raging in Kentucky agree on one thing: The stakes are as high as ever in a state that could become the first in the nation without an abortion clinic. Political pressure has...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 03:56 AM PDT

Texas Coffee Recalled for Viagra-Like Ingredient

Texas Coffee Recalled for Viagra-Like Ingredient

Coffee from a North Texas company was recently recalled for containing an ingredient similar to the drug in Viagra, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. Bestherbs Coffee LLC, in Grand Prairie, voluntari...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 02:42 PM PDT

What Competing in the Tour de France Can Do to Your Legs

What Competing in the Tour de France Can Do to Your Legs

Polish cyclist Pawel Poljanski gave his Instagram followers a glimpse into the toll that riding 1,758 miles can take on one’s body. On Tuesday, after riding in the 16th stage of the Tour de France, Poljanski...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 12:25 PM PDT

GOP Health Bill Adds 22 Million Uninsured: Budget Office

GOP Health Bill Adds 22 Million Uninsured: Budget Office

A revised Republican health care bill would drive up the number of uninsured Americans by 22 million by 2026, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Thursday in a report unlikely to help GOP leaders persuade...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 07:32 AM PDT

Panel Finds Lifestyle Changes Could Stave Off Alzheimer's

Panel Finds Lifestyle Changes Could Stave Off Alzheimer's

There are no proven ways to stave off Alzheimer's, but a new report raises the prospect that avoiding nine key risks starting in childhood just might delay or even prevent about a third of dementia cases around...

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