Monday, June 17, 2013
WASHINGTON – Don’t look for the morning-after pill to be sold next to condoms on drugstore shelves right away – but after a decade-plus fight, it appears that eventually will happen.
- Ruling tangles transplant guidelines
Monday, June 10, 2013
WASHINGTON – It’s a life or death matter: Who gets the next scarce donated organ?
- Weak helmet laws worsen bikers' injuries
Monday, June 3, 2013
WASHINGTON – When states loosen rules requiring motorcyclists wear helmets, the cost of treating those involved in accidents rises, an inusrance industry study has found.
- Germ-zapping ‘robots’ fight superbugs
Monday, May 27, 2013
NEW YORK – They sweep. They swab. They sterilize. But the germs still persist.
- Live music therapy boosts preemies
Monday, May 20, 2013
CHICAGO – As the guitarist strums and softly sings a lullaby in Spanish, tiny Augustin Morales stops squirming in his hospital crib and closes his eyes.
- Drug costs bedevil health reform
Monday, May 13, 2013
WASHINGTON – Patients with life-altering chronic diseases could face high costs for medications under President Barack Obama’s health care law, industry analysts and advocates warn.