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25 Californians charged with $150M in health care fraud  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
Twenty-five Southern California doctors and others are accused of billing Medicare and other health plans for $150 million in fraudulent charges more
Will combo pill catch on in US to prevent heart attacks?  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
A cheap, daily pill that combines four blood pressure and cholesterol drugs has been tested for the first time in the US to see if it... more
Number of abortions in US falls to lowest level since 1973  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
The number and rate of abortions in the U.S. have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973 more
Youth in Canada is diagnosed with illness related to vaping  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
Health authorities in Canada say a youth has been diagnosed with a severe respiratory illness related to vaping more
Louisiana governor election won't uproot Medicaid expansion  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
Whether Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins or loses in the fall election, the state's rare Medicaid expansion program in the South is staying put more
Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes a day after New York  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices more
Transgender man can sue Catholic hospital over hysterectomy  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
A California appeals court has ruled a transgender man can sue a Catholic hospital for canceling his hysterectomy more
Michigan joins New York in banning flavored e-cigarettes  ABC NEWS · 12 hours
Michigan has joined New York in banning the sale of flavored e-cigarettes as federal health officials investigate the cause of hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who have used vaping devices more
Appeals court asked to halt discharge of Airmen with HIV  ABC NEWS · 12 hours
Lawyers for two Air Force members who are HIV-positive have urged a federal appeals court to uphold an injunction that prevents the Trump administration from continuing with discharge... more
North Macedonia doctors, nurses protest hospital assaults  ABC NEWS · 14 hours
Hundreds of North Macedonian state hospital doctors and nurses have marched through the capital, Skopje, to demand better security after a spate of assaults on hospital staff by patients and their relatives more
Humana co-founder David Jones Sr. dies  ABC NEWS · 15 hours
David A. Jones Sr., who invested $1,000 to start a nursing home company that eventually transformed into health insurance giant Humana Inc., has died at age 88. Jones served as Humana's CEO for 37 years and... more
India's government approves ban on e-cigarettes  ABC NEWS · 16 hours
India's government has decided to ban e-cigarettes, expressing concern at the alarming rate at which vaping is becoming popular among the country's youth and causing breathing illnesses more
UNC hospital resumes child heart surgeries after review  ABC NEWS · 16 hours
An advisory board says the University of North Carolina hospital's pediatric cardiology program can resume performing complex heart surgeries following months in review after it was reported patient deaths were increasing during... more
Indian government approves ban on e-cigarettes  ABC NEWS · 17 hours
India's government has decided to ban e-cigarettes, expressing concern at the alarming rate at which vaping is becoming popular among the country's youth and causing breathing illnesses more
Indian govt. approves ban on e-cigarettes  ABC NEWS · 17 hours
India's government has decided to ban e-cigarettes, expressing concern at the alarming rate at which vaping is becoming popular among the country's youth and causing breathing illnesses more
Zimbabwe doctors march as abducted leader is still missing  ABC NEWS · 19 hours
Zimbabwe doctors march as abducted leader is still missing; fears of repression grow more
Sri Lankan doctors strike over salary 'injustice'  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
Doctors at state-run hospitals across Sri Lanka are staging a strike, demanding that the government resolve what they say is a salary "injustice" more
Number of abortions in US falls to lowest since 1973  ABC NEWS · 1 day
The number and rate of abortions in the U.S. have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973 more
Purdue Pharma to stay in business as bankruptcy unfolds  ABC NEWS · 1 day
A judge has cleared the way for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to stay in business while it pursues bankruptcy protection and settlement of lawsuits more
Panel approves ban on sale of flavored e-cigs in New York  ABC NEWS · 1 day
A state health panel has approved an emergency ban on sales of flavored e-cigarettes in New York more
'Blood money'? Purdue settlement would rely on opioid sales  ABC NEWS · 1 day
Some of the money in Purdue Pharma's proposed multibillion-dollar opioid settlement would come from the continued sale of opioids more
Judge: No custody for parents who didn't want chemo for son  ABC NEWS · 2 days
A Florida judge has ruled that a 4-year-old boy is in imminent danger of neglect if he stays with his parents because of their desire to... more
Study finds air pollution reaches placenta during pregnancy  ABC NEWS · 2 days
New study suggests when a pregnant woman breathes air pollution, it can travel beyond her lungs to the placenta that guards her fetus more
As illnesses spread, fake vape gear sells on LA streets  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Want to make a counterfeit marijuana vape that looks like the real thing? The packaging and hardware to produce authentic-looking copies of popular name brands are on sale... more
The Latest: Vaping death reported in central California  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Authorities say a central California resident has died from complications related to the use of e-cigarettes more
The Latest: Juul responds to California action on vaping  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Juul Labs says it agrees there is a need to crack down on counterfeit and knockoff vaping products more
Oklahoma judge refuses to halt ban on abortion procedure  ABC NEWS · 2 days
An Oklahoma judge is refusing to halt a ban on a common second-trimester abortion procedure following a ruling that abortion rights proponents have decried as a "rogue" decision that could... more
Can Purdue Pharma's opioid settlement win judge's approval?  ABC NEWS · 2 days
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma says its bankruptcy filing is not a way to seek refuge but rather an effort to resolve claims against it more
The Latest: First hearing set on Purdue bankruptcy  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Lawyers representing local governments say claims blaming the drug industry for the opioid crisis will continue even after one key company filed for bankruptcy protection more
California campaign will warn public of vaping dangers  ABC NEWS · 2 days
California will spend $20 million on a public awareness campaign about the dangers of vaping nicotine and cannabis products amid a rise in illnesses more
The Latest: California to spend $20M on vaping awareness  ABC NEWS · 2 days
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is directing the state to spend $20 million on a public awareness campaign about the dangers of vaping nicotine and cannabis more
California governor plans action amid vaping illness rise  ABC NEWS · 2 days
California's governor says he's taking action to confront youth health concerns related to vaping more
Many US women say 1st sexual experience was forced in teens  ABC NEWS · 3 days
The first sexual experience for many U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their teens; study says encounters may have had lasting health consequences more
US urges transparency in Ebola-like death in Tanzania  ABC NEWS · 3 days
US health official urges transparency in Tanzania mystery death after Ebola-like symptoms more
US official urges transparency in Tanzania mystery death  ABC NEWS · 3 days
US health official urges transparency in Tanzania mystery death after Ebola-like symptoms more
'Once you have it, you need it': Opioid epidemic still rages  ABC NEWS · 3 days
As lawyers exchange mountains of paper and dicker over the details of a settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, Americans are dying from opioids by the... more
No new measles cases reported in fading US outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 days
U.S. health officials say there were no new measles cases reported last week more
The Latest: Other opioid claims move ahead amid bankruptcy  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Lawyers representing local governments say claims blaming the drug industry for the opioid crisis will continue even after one key company filed for bankruptcy protection more
Sudan says cholera outbreak kills 7, dozens infected  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Sudan's Health Ministry says at least 7 dead in cholera outbreak over past weeks in southeastern province more
After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook  ABC NEWS · 3 days
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy protection in a deal that would give its future profits to those suing it over the toll of opioids more
Amid settlement talks, opioids keep taking a grim toll  ABC NEWS · 3 days
As the nation's attorneys general debate a legal settlement with Purdue Pharma, the opioid epidemic associated with its blockbuster painkiller OxyContin rages on in state after state, community after community more
Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement  ABC NEWS · 3 days
The company that made billions selling OxyContin has filed for bankruptcy protection more
The Latest: Juul reviewing NY ban, agrees action needed  ABC NEWS · 3 days
The largest player in the e-cigarette market says it's reviewing an announcement from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo that would ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, but agrees there's a... more
New York moves to enact statewide flavored e-cig ban  ABC NEWS · 3 days
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's directing state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young people getting addicted to nicotine more
Cuomo pushes for flavored e-cig ban, citing risk to youth  ABC NEWS · 3 days
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's directing state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young people getting addicted to nicotine more
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