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VA restored benefits to 4,200 veterans wrongly declared dead

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A Florida congressman says the Veterans Administration cut off the benefits of more 4,200 people nationwide after they were wrongly declared dead. 2016-05-25T06:25:00-04:00 2016-05-25T10:25:46-04:00

AGs: Pelvic mesh implants caused dire complications

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
SEATTLE (AP) — Dawna Hankins was scheduled to have a partial hysterectomy in 2008 when her doctor suggested implanting a vaginal mesh device at the same time to deal with minor incontinence. 2016-05-25T00:38:00-04:00 2016-05-25T04:38:51-04:00

Biden to host national cancer research summit in Washington

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden will bring together scientists, oncologists, donors and patients for a national conference on cancer research in Washington, the White House said Tuesday. 2016-05-24T14:18:00-04:00 2016-05-24T18:18:09-04:00

Consider obesity surgery more often for diabetes: Guidelines

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — New guidelines say weight-loss surgery should become a more routine treatment option for diabetes, even for some patients who are mildly obese. 2016-05-24T11:36:00-04:00 2016-05-24T15:36:38-04:00

Romania: Hewlett Packard vows to probe suspected wrongdoing

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Tech giant Hewlett Packard said Tuesday it would investigate allegations of wrongdoing in a health services contract in Romania which prosecutors say cost the East European country 16.8 million euros ($18.8 million). 2016-05-24T08:53:00-04:00 2016-05-24T12:53:17-04:00

1 of 3 deaths in EU avoidable if optimal care was available

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's statistical agency says that one out of three deaths in the 28-nation bloc would be avoidable if optimal health care was available. 2016-05-24T06:45:00-04:00 2016-05-24T10:45:28-04:00

As Zika spreads, Florida town a study in bug-borne illness

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
RIO, Fla. (AP) — A summer flu seemed to be sweeping through Rachel Heid's riverfront neighborhood. Pale and shaky, she left work with a fever. Neighbors had the same symptoms, and a contractor at her home felt so sick he went to the hospital. 2016-05-23T23:53:00-04:00 2016-05-24T03:53:31-04:00

Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in US is falling fast

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before. 2016-05-24T12:24:00-04:00 2016-05-24T16:24:11-04:00

South Dakota Indian hospital threatened with funds cutoff

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The U.S government on Monday threatened to cut off Medicare and Medicaid funding to a government-run hospital in Sioux Falls — the third South Dakota hospital serving Native Americans that's been found to have serious deficiencies in recent months. 2016-05-23T15:45:00-04:00 2016-05-23T19:45:41-04:00

Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika

AP Health News - 2 hours 18 min ago
MIREBALAIS, Haiti (AP) — Berny Saint-Sauveur was moaning and incoherent when his family carried him into a hospital in central Haiti. He was unable to move, he later found out, because of an unusual paralysis syndrome linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus. 2016-05-23T07:56:00-04:00 2016-05-23T11:56:14-04:00


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