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Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlScientists say Vietnam's main malaria treatment is failing at an alarming rate because of a highly drug-resistant superbug that has spread into the southern part of the country
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, April 5, 2017, file photo, Dr. Scott Gottlieb speaks during his confirmation hearing before a Senate committee, in Washington, as President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA has issued new warnings about the danger of patients on medication for opioid addiction taking popular drugs such as Ambien and Xanax that also depress breathing and brain activity. "Careful management of the patient and coordination of care is recommended," rather than denying use of methadone or buprenorphine, FDA Commissioner Gottlieb wrote in a statement issued with the warning. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
FDA warns on mixing opioid addiction treatments, other medsFDA issues new warnings about risk of combining medication for opioid addiction with certain other drugs
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Ivanka Trump speaks during a session on action to end forced labor, modern slavery and human trafficking during the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Ivanka Trump discusses her postpartum depressionIvanka Trump says she experienced postpartum depression after the births of each of her three children
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., joined by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters as he pushes a last-ditch effort to uproot former President Barack Obama's health care law, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Worries of backlash help revive GOP health care driveA brew of political pressures has pumped fresh life into the last-gasp Republican drive to erase the Obama health care overhaul
The Associated Press8 hours ago
President Donald Trump talks with reporters about the Graham-Cassidy health care bill during a meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
The Latest: Trump says GOP health care law has 'good chance'President Donald Trump is offering strong support for the last-ditch GOP effort to repeal "Obamacare." Trump said Wednesday that the legislation by Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana has a "very good chance."
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Graphic shows results of Avalere Health analysis of state funding for health care under new Republican plan; 2c x 6 inches; 96.3 mm x 152 mm;
Study: Most states would take a hit from GOP health billStudy: Most states would take a stiff budgetary hit if the latest Senate GOP health care bill becomes law
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Lawsuit challenges law that only doctors perform abortionsThe American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood has filed a federal lawsuit that challenges a Maine restriction common across most of the U.S. that abortions be performed solely by physicians
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., heads into a policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Jimmy Kimmel: Senator 'lied right to my face' on health careJimmy Kimmel says U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy "lied right to my face" by going back on his word to ensure any health care overhaul passes a test named for him
The Associated Press15 hours ago
In this 2017 photo provided by Max Krummel, Immunoprofiler, University of California, San Francisco, scientist Max Krummel poses at his lab at the University of California, San Francisco, in San Francisco. Krummel is working on a roadmap to help reveal who is most likely to benefit from immunotherapy. He heads a project with $10 million from three companies that make checkpoint drugs and is analyzing hundreds of tumor samples to see what immune system features spell success or failure. (Max Krummel, Immunoprofiler, University of California, San Francisco via AP)
The big question: Will cancer immune therapy work for me?Gene tests may help gauge who will benefit from cancer immune system treatments
The Associated Press1 day ago
Nominee for EPA chemical safety post has deep industry tiesPresident Donald Trump's nominee to oversee chemical safety at EPA has for years accepted payments for criticizing studies that raised concerns about the safety of his clients' products, according to an AP review
The Associated Press1 day ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., joined by, from left, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., speaks to reporters as he pushes a last-ditch effort to uproot former President Barack Obama's health care law, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. To win, 50 of the 52 GOP senators must back it _ a margin they failed to reach when the chamber rejected the effort in July. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaulNew GOP health care bill would redistributes hundreds of billions in federal financing, creating winners and losers
The Associated Press1 day ago
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., points to a question as he speaks to the media, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votesPresident Trump and Senate GOP leaders are in a frantic hunt for the last vote or two to pass revived legislation to repeal and replace 'Obamacare.'
The Associated Press1 day ago
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