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FILE - In this June 28, 2019 file photo, Ashlyn Myers of the Coalition for Life St. Louis, waves to a Planned Parenthood staff member in St. Louis, Mo. The Trump administration says its new regulation barring taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions is taking effect immediately.  (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
Trump abortion restrictions effective immediatelyTrump administration says its new regulation barring taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from making abortion referrals will take effect immediately
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Defense attorney Larry Ottaway speaks during closing arguments in Oklahoma's ongoing opioid drug lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson Monday, July 15, 2019, in Norman, Okla. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, Pool)
Oklahoma AG calls company 'kingpin' in state's opioid crisisOklahoma's attorney general says consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson was a 'kingpin' company that helped fuel the most devastating public health crisis in the state's history
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Medicare moving toward covering acupuncture for back painMedicare says it's moving toward covering acupuncture for chronic low back pain as a potential alternative to opioid painkillers that can become addictive
The Associated Press7 hours ago
A worker from the World Health Organization (WHO) decontaminates the doorway of a house on a plot where two cases of Ebola were found, in the village of Mabalako, in eastern Congo Monday, June 17, 2019. Health officials in eastern Congo have begun offering vaccinations to all residents in the hotspot of Mabalako whereas previous efforts had only targeted known contacts or those considered to be at high risk. (AP Photo/Al-hadji Kudra Maliro)
Congo tracing contacts of first Ebola case in eastern cityWith Ebola reaching Congo's eastern city of Goma, authorities are tracking down bus passengers who rode with a pastor who became the first confirmed case in the regional capital
The Associated Press7 hours ago
In this July 9, 2019 photo, Dr. Jori Fleisher, neurologist, examines Thomas Doyle, 66, at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Doyle, 66, hopes blood tests may someday replace the invasive diagnostic testing he endured to be diagnosed 4.5 years ago with Lewy body dementia. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)
Scientists close in on blood test for Alzheimer'sScientists are closing in on a long-sought goal _ a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Londonderry, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Biden cancer nonprofit suspends operations indefinitelyA nonprofit set up by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that relies on health care world partnerships to speed a cure for cancer has suspended its operations
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Granger Smith's Son Saved 2 LivesIn an emotional Instagram post , country star Granger Smith's wife, Amber, reveals that after the couple's 3-year-old son River died by drowning , he saved the lives of two adults via organ donation. "When 3 different neuro specialists told us that River had 0% chance of brain recovery ... I thought, how...
Newser12 hours ago
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