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Lawmaker seeks probe after AP reveals maggots in NY facility

AP Exclusive: A New York state lawmaker is seeking a federal investigation into facilities for the disabled after an Associated Press story revealed that a man was infested with maggots in a state-run group home
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A possible solution for the shortage of eggs available for research is to create human-nonhuman animal chimeras capable of generating human eggs
Despite years of public health campaigns, many American parents are still putting their babies to sleep in an unsafe position, a new study finds.
For seniors and particularly blacks with high blood pressure, lowering it may help keep their minds sharp, a new study suggests.
A new study suggests that being sitting for long periods of time is unhealthy, but affects different body types differently.
It’s more common than diabetes, asthma and knee osteoarthritis combined. The migraine. It’s one of more than 200 different types of headaches, and according to neurologist and director of
Rugby star Matt Dawson, 44, developed a rash and fever after being bitten by a tick while working out at a park in Chiswick, West London in July 2015. He was eventually diagnosed with Lyme Disease.
ROME (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 hit the tourist-packed Italian island of Ischia, off the coast of Naples, on Monday night, killing at least one person and injuring some 25 others as bu
Negative responses seem to work in a cycle.
As President Trump declares a national emergency, new data indicates hospitalizations for problems linked to prescription and illicit opioid abuse have risen sharply.
A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417million to Eva Echeverria, 63, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2007, after 40 years of using talcum.
Many female doctors in Pakistan drop out when they start a family. There's a new scheme to help them continue in practice by doing online video clinics on their laptops.
A one-week dose of a probiotic isolated from a healthy infant’s diaper lowered rates of deadly sepsis in babies by 40 percent, researchers report.
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin says his agency will propose changes to make it easier for rural areas to receive funding to build nursing homes for veterans
Less than half of the babies in the US sleep on their backs all the time, despite doctors' warnings to parents that this sleeping position decreases a baby's risk of dying of SIDS.
A man is concerned about his wife who is due to have a pacemaker fitted and wants to know if there is a risk to it when using an induction cooker.
A new implant for patients with severe back pain can replace damaged bones in the spine and, unlike traditional surgery, doesn’t restrict movement. Melissa Ingalls, 47, from North London, had it fit
The device has temperature sensors that detect ‘hot spots’ on the soles of feet, which indicate an ulcer may develop in a few days or weeks.
Caffeine may help patients wake up more quickly after general anesthesia, an animal study suggests.
A Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularl
(Reuters Health) - A Haitian physician taught American-trained vascular surgeon Dr. David Kuwayama how to perform C-sections in a Caribbean clinic, and a Congolese surgeon taught him other basic surgi
The attorney for a hospitalized woman who won a $417 million judgment in a lawsuit claiming the talc in Johnson & Johnson's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer says his client is not looking
VANCOUVER — More people have fatally overdosed in Vancouver so far this year than in all of 2016, the city says. It says 232 overdose deaths have been recorded since the beginning of the year. T
Hernia surgery patients may require far fewer opioid painkillers than they're prescribed, new research suggests.
Statins may be able to fight deadly typhoid fever as well as lowering cholesterol, according to scientists from Duke University in the US.
For the first time, researchers are using proteomics to examine proteins and peptides in saliva in order to accurately detect exposure to Zika virus. With 70 countries and territories reporting eviden
Scientists have pinpointed how a tiny protein seems to make the deadly Ebola virus particularly contagious.
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - The Chilean government rejected on Monday a controversial $2.5-billion copper and iron project proposed by privately-held Andes Iron, though the company vowed to appeal.
Sen. John McCain is keeping a rigorous agenda while on break from Congress, despite recently being diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer
The moon is likely very dry in its interior according to a new study analyzing fragments of the 'Rusty Rock,' a rock collected from the moon's surface during the Apollo 16 mission in 1972.
Tremendous amounts of soot, lofted into the air from global wildfires following a massive asteroid strike 66 million years ago, would have plunged Earth into darkness for nearly two years, new researc
A class of chemicals made by intestinal bacteria, known as indoles, help worms, flies and mice maintain mobility and resilience for more of their lifespans, scientists have discovered.
Scientists found a gene variant that affects cholesterol levels also could increase the risk of contracting typhoid fever. A common cholesterol-lowering drug could protect animal models against Salmon
A Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularl
A molecule made by gut bacteria makes older animals more mobile, stronger and - in some cases - more fertile, researchers have found. They think it could do the same for humans.

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