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Some doctors won't see patients with anti-vaccine views

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With California gripped by a measles outbreak, Dr. Charles Goodman posted a clear notice in his waiting room and on Facebook: His practice will no longer see children whose parents won't get them vaccinated. 2015-01-29T14:20:00-05:00 2015-01-29T19:20:35-05:00

Black breast-feeding gatherings battle troubling health gaps

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Once a month, baby-toting young women gather in a YMCA conference room to share tips, talk about and demonstrate breast-feeding — an age-old yet sometimes shunned practice in their community. 2015-01-29T08:36:00-05:00 2015-01-29T13:36:29-05:00

WHO: Ebola response shifts to ending epidemic

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
LONDON (AP) — Health officials are now focused on ending the biggest-ever Ebola outbreak rather than just slowing the deadly virus' spread, the World Health Organization said Thursday. 2015-01-29T01:21:00-05:00 2015-01-29T06:21:19-05:00

FACT CHECK: Both sides in Keystone XL debate bend facts

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would run from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico, say the privately funded, $8 billion project is a critically needed piece of infrastructure that will create thousands of jobs and make the U.S. dependent on oil from friends, rather than foes. 2015-01-28T22:30:00-05:00 2015-01-29T03:30:42-05:00

Arizona monitoring hundreds for measles linked to Disneyland

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
PHOENIX (AP) — A measles outbreak in Arizona that originated at California's Disney parks is at risk of increasing dramatically in size as health officials keep tabs on 1,000 people, including nearly 200 children who could have been exposed at a Phoenix-area medical center. 2015-01-28T13:36:00-05:00 2015-01-28T18:36:13-05:00

Study: Insurers may using drug costs to discriminate

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Insurance companies, perhaps more than previously thought, may be charging the sickest patients extra for drugs under the federal health law, in an effort to discourage them from choosing certain plans, according to a study released Wednesday. 2015-01-28T16:13:00-05:00 2015-01-28T21:13:39-05:00

California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California health officials Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that should be strictly regulated like tobacco products, joining other states and health advocates across the U.S. in seeking tighter controls as "vaping" grows in popularity. 2015-01-28T14:53:00-05:00 2015-01-28T19:53:01-05:00

Obama administration on track to surpass health care goal

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some 9.5 million people have already signed up for 2015 coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law, and the administration is on track to surpass its nationwide enrollment target set last year. 2015-01-27T11:45:00-05:00 2015-01-27T16:45:42-05:00

Surgeon general: 'Desperate need of clarity' on e-cigarettes

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general said Tuesday. 2015-01-27T10:37:00-05:00 2015-01-27T15:37:58-05:00

Donors pledge record $7.5B for global vaccines program

AP Health News - 2 min 59 sec ago
BERLIN (AP) — Governments and private donors, among them the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, have pledged a record $7.5 billion to replenish a global vaccination program for the poor. 2015-01-27T08:58:00-05:00 2015-01-27T13:58:56-05:00

Businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
PHOENIX (AP) — It is the game that must not be named — at least not without permission. 2015-01-29T22:04:00-05:00 2015-01-30T03:04:38-05:00

Harrison twins lead No. 1 Kentucky to 69-53 win over Mizzou

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The way his team rolled over Missouri when they met a couple weeks ago, Kentucky coach John Calipari anticipated the Tigers throwing a few haymakers in the rematch. 2015-01-29T19:22:00-05:00 2015-01-30T00:22:05-05:00

Column: Only thing Tiger proves is he can still draw a crowd

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — By the time Tiger Woods made the turn in the opening round of a year that means so much for so many reasons, he had already stubbed one chip and bladed another. Things had gotten so bad that he twice took to using the putter from well off the green, lest he mess up his day even more. 2015-01-29T15:26:00-05:00 2015-01-29T20:26:17-05:00

3 Hawks, Durant and Westbrook are NBA All-Star reserves

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague were picked Thursday as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections. 2015-01-29T18:41:00-05:00 2015-01-29T23:41:14-05:00

Belichick, Carroll coach Super Bowl from different angles

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
PHOENIX (AP) — Put Bill Belichick behind a microphone and he's C-SPAN — minus the information. 2015-01-29T14:20:00-05:00 2015-01-29T19:20:26-05:00

Marshawn Lynch talks about why he doesn't talk to the media

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
PHOENIX (AP) — Marshawn Lynch changed the script and fired back at his critics. 2015-01-29T12:20:00-05:00 2015-01-29T17:20:34-05:00

Woods stumbles with chipping in return to golf

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods helped attract a record, raucous crowd to the Phoenix Open on Thursday, the first big event in a week that concludes with the Super Bowl. 2015-01-29T15:46:00-05:00 2015-01-29T20:46:33-05:00

NFL says reported concussions down 25 percent this season

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
PHOENIX (AP) — The number of recorded concussions dropped 25 percent during the regular season, according to the NFL, even as injury reporting and trips to injured reserve list rose overall. 2015-01-29T12:16:00-05:00 2015-01-29T17:16:11-05:00

NFL: ref inspected footballs properly in AFC title game

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
PHOENIX (AP) — NFL officiating chief Dean Blandino says the inspection of the footballs by referee Walt Anderson before the AFC championship game was handled properly. 2015-01-29T13:15:00-05:00 2015-01-29T18:15:56-05:00

Your Top Plays for Today

AP Sports News - 3 min 20 sec ago
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide 2015-01-29T21:03:00-05:00 2015-01-30T02:03:15-05:00


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