ap

Health News

Brain Study of Diplomats Reveals 'Medical Mystery'The first brain-imaging study of US diplomats who reported suffering from mysterious ailments in Cuba appears to back up their story that something happened—but what that might be remains unclear. Researchers say the 40 diplomats studied have clear differences in their brains compared to a control group, they report...
Newser1 hour ago
12 killed in rebel attacks in Congo's Ebola outbreak region12 killed in overnight rebel attacks in Congo's Ebola outbreak region
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A firefighter hoses down a wildfire in the town of Rafina, near Athens, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. A forest fire outside Athens is threatening homes on the anniversary of a deadly blaze in the same area that claimed more than 100 lives. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Greece fire contained a year after blaze killed at least 100Firefighters have contained a wildfire outside Athens on the anniversary of a blaze in the same area that claimed more than 100 lives
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Diplomats' brain scans show differences, add to Cuba mysteryBrain scans find differences in US diplomats who worked in Cuba and reported health problems but significance unclear
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this March 7, 2019, file photo, several women legislators, including Rep. Brenda Lopez Romero, left, D-Norcross, brought coat hangers into the House to show opposition to HB 481, which would toughen restrictions on abortions in Atlanta. Opponents of a Georgia law that bans most abortions are asking a judge Tuesday, July 23, 2019, to keep it from taking effect while a legal challenge plays out. The law is set to become enforceable Jan. 1. Lawyers with the American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood and the Center for Reproductive Rights sued last month on behalf of Georgia advocacy groups and abortion providers to challenge the measure. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)
Georgia abortion law foes seek to keep it from taking effectOpponents of a Georgia law that bans most abortions are asking a judge to keep it from taking effect while a legal challenge plays out
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this July 9, 2019, photo, immigrants play soccer at the U.S. government's newest holding center for migrant children in Carrizo Springs, Texas. The Department of Health and Human Services, which holds immigrant children unaccompanied by a parent under federal law, says about 225 children are currently held at a former “man camp” for oilfield workers. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
New US facility to hold immigrant children already closingThe nonprofit that operates a new U.S. government holding facility for migrant youths says the last teenagers detained there will leave by the end of the week
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, Dec 16, 2013 file photo, Giant panda Yang Guang is seen exploring his enclosure at Edinburgh Zoo in Edinburgh, Scotland. A giant panda has suffered an electric shock from a fence surrounding its new enclosure in Scotland. Visitors at Edinburgh Zoo were reportedly worried Tuesday, July 23, 2019 after watching male panda Yang Guang run back to his den after being zapped by the barrier. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell, file)
Giant panda shocked by electric fence in ScotlandGiant panda learns the hard way that his new enclosure is protected by an electric fence
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Millions Should Stop Taking a Daily AspirinMillions of Americans take an aspirin every day with the aim of improving their health, but doctors say many of them are doing more harm than good. Conventional wisdom once held that a daily low-dose aspirin helped ward off heart attacks and strokes by thinning the blood. But as a...
Newser4 hours ago
More Health News
AdChoices