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Indiana governor overrides law to authorize needle exchange

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence overrode state law and his own anti-drug policies Thursday to authorize a short-term needle-exchange program designed to help contain HIV infections in a rural county where more than six dozen cases have been reported, all of them tied to intravenous drug use. 2015-03-26T13:32:00-04:00 2015-03-26T17:32:02-04:00

Answers to common questions about HIV, needles and drug use

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has authorized a short-term needle-exchange program and other steps to help contain the spread of HIV among intravenous drug users in one county. Some answers to common questions about needles, drug abuse and the virus that causes AIDS: 2015-03-26T13:17:00-04:00 2015-03-26T17:17:35-04:00

House OKs bipartisan Medicare doctor bill; fate up to Senate

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — In uncommon bipartisan harmony, the House approved a $214 billion bill on Thursday permanently blocking physician Medicare cuts, moving Congress closer to resolving a problem that has plagued it for years. 2015-03-26T13:17:00-04:00 2015-03-26T17:17:23-04:00

FDA to scrutinize unproven alternative remedies

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials plan to review the safety and evidence behind alternative remedies like Zicam and Cold-Eeze, products that are protected by federal law, but not accepted by mainstream medicine. 2015-03-26T10:00:00-04:00 2015-03-26T14:00:07-04:00

Price tag of bipartisan bill averting Medicare doc fee cuts

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimates that the bipartisan bill preventing cuts in doctors' fees for treating Medicare patients would total $214 billion in costs over the coming decade. Highlights of the CBO analysis (in rounded numbers): 2015-03-25T23:17:00-04:00 2015-03-26T03:17:15-04:00

Study: Ebola takes worst toll on babies, other young kids

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
Ebola has taken its greatest toll on babies. About 90 percent of children under age 1 who caught the virus in West Africa died from it, the first large study of the epidemic's impact on children suggests. 2015-03-25T13:31:00-04:00 2015-03-25T17:31:02-04:00

Justices seem divided over EPA mercury limits

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration's first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants that contribute to respiratory illnesses, birth defects and developmental problems in children. 2015-03-25T10:59:00-04:00 2015-03-25T14:59:11-04:00

Obama says he's ready to sign Medicare doctor payment fix

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Wednesday that he's ready to sign good bipartisan legislation to fix Medicare's doctor payment problem, without endorsing any specific legislation. 2015-03-25T09:18:00-04:00 2015-03-25T13:18:48-04:00

A look at some key statistics on rare diseases in the US

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
The global pharmaceutical industry is make huge investments in treatments for rare diseases, which once drew little interest from major drugmakers. A look at some key statistics on rare diseases: 2015-03-25T07:09:00-04:00 2015-03-25T11:09:05-04:00

Science, patients driving rare disease drug research surge

AP Health News - 2 hours 52 min ago
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The global pharmaceutical industry is pouring billions of dollars into developing treatments for rare diseases, which once drew little interest from major drugmakers but now point the way toward a new era of innovative therapies and big profits. 2015-03-25T09:14:00-04:00 2015-03-25T13:14:11-04:00

Top-seeded Wisconsin hangs on to beat North Carolina 79-72

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wisconsin looked like a beaten team for much of the game. 2015-03-26T19:18:00-04:00 2015-03-26T23:18:53-04:00

Sabres fans cheer as Gagner lifts Coyotes to 4-3 win in OT

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres defenseman Mike Weber struggled to gather his thoughts after watching his home fans cheer Arizona's game-winning goal in overtime. 2015-03-26T18:48:00-04:00 2015-03-26T22:48:28-04:00

Labor, developers reach deal on proposed NFL stadium

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Labor leaders announced Thursday that they have resolved a dispute with developers that threatened to delay construction of a proposed 80,000-seat stadium near Los Angeles that could become home for an NFL team. 2015-03-26T19:30:00-04:00 2015-03-26T23:30:10-04:00

Notre Dame races by Wichita State 81-70 for Elite Eight spot

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
CLEVELAND (AP) — Momentum sagging and Wichita State surging, Mike Brey called time out and offered his Notre Dame players a reminder. 2015-03-26T20:04:00-04:00 2015-03-27T00:04:39-04:00

Poetry pulled Texas center McGee-Stafford from depression

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Poetry, Imani McGee-Stafford says, saved her life. 2015-03-26T13:12:00-04:00 2015-03-26T17:12:37-04:00

NCAA says it will monitor impacts of Indiana religious law

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
With the Final Four a week away from shining a spotlight on Indianapolis, NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday that the governing body for college sports is concerned about an Indiana law that could allow businesses to discriminate against gay people. 2015-03-26T15:19:00-04:00 2015-03-26T19:19:41-04:00

BASEBALL 2015: Hurry up! Nats, Cubs, Red Sox on the clock

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
Even before Max Scherzer, Bryce Harper and the rest of the ramped-up Washington Nationals hit the field for their first full-squad workout at spring training, they got the message. 2015-03-26T15:09:00-04:00 2015-03-26T19:09:05-04:00

LEADING OFF 2015: New players, managers and replay rules

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
There's a Hall of Famer in the Minnesota dugout and plenty of Cuban talent all over the diamond. 2015-03-26T14:48:00-04:00 2015-03-26T18:48:15-04:00

Astros Triple-A club pulls 2017 championship ring promotion

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
The Fresno Grizzlies are so confident the Houston Astros will win a title soon, they planned to hand out replica 2017 World Series rings as a promotion this season. 2015-03-26T19:09:00-04:00 2015-03-26T23:09:09-04:00

Ex-Husker DE Randy Gregory to NFL Media: I failed drug tests

AP Sports News - 2 hours 52 min ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Defensive end Randy Gregory said he tested positive for marijuana at the NFL scouting combine last month and that he failed two drug tests at Nebraska last year. 2015-03-26T10:17:00-04:00 2015-03-26T14:17:14-04:00

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