Wednesday February 22nd, 2017 4:58PM

AP Health

Adding friendly bacteria to skin lotion wards off bad germs
Bacteria live on everyone's skin, and new research shows some friendly germs produce natural antibiotics that ward off their disease-causing cousins
2:53PM ( 2 hours ago )
Health care's future: Turning patients into savers, shoppers
Many Americans who gained health coverage through the Affordable Care Act may soon have to save for medical bills and shop for care more than they have in the past
12:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
Anorexic, bulimic woman who fought force-feeding dies at 30
An anorexic and bulimic New Jersey woman has died three months after a judge granted her request to refuse force-feeding
11:30AM ( 5 hours ago )
Health law created winners and losers when buying insurance
Former President Barack Obama's health care law created winners and losers for people buying their own health insurance
3:57AM ( 13 hours ago )
Judge blocks Texas cutting Medicaid to Planned Parenthood
A federal judge has stopped Texas from cutting off Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015
9:34PM ( 19 hours ago )
State lawmakers channel grief into fight against opioids
In statehouses across the country, lawmakers with loved ones who fell victim to drugs are leading the fight against the nation's deadly opioid-abuse crisis, drawing on sad personal experience to attack the problem
8:38PM ( 20 hours ago )
Life expectancy to keep rising; S. Korean women could hit 91
A new study predicts most people born in rich countries will live longer by 2030
7:40PM ( 21 hours ago )
Court considers constitutionality of Ohio execution process
A federal appeals court plans to consider arguments over the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection process as the state hopes to start carrying out executions once again
6:23PM ( 22 hours ago )
Rise in premiums lays bare 2 Americas on health care
Former President Barack Obama's health care law rewrote the rules for people buying their own health insurance, creating winners and losers
5:54PM ( 23 hours ago )
Testosterone gel shows no benefit for older men's memories
Testosterone treatment did not boost older men's memory or mental function in the latest results from landmark U.S. research
4:54PM ( 1 day ago )