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Saturday October 21st, 2017 4:45AM

AP Health - Children's Health

FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus
US regulators approve a new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles caused by the chickenpox virus
7:50PM ( 8 hours ago )
Helen DeVos, who backed health, education causes, dies at 90
Helen J. DeVos, a western Michigan philanthropist known for her support of children's health, Christian education and the arts, has died at age 90
7:22PM ( 1 day ago )
Court to review ruling allowing abortion for immigrant teen
An appeals court has temporarily stayed a judge's ruling that would have allowed a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an abortion
12:43PM ( 1 day ago )
Court halts ruling allowing immigrant teen to have abortion
An appeals court has temporarily stayed a judge's ruling that would have allowed a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an abortion
11:02AM ( 1 day ago )
US regulators approve 2nd gene therapy for blood cancer
US regulators approve 2nd gene therapy for blood cancer, 1st one for adults
8:39PM ( 2 days ago )
US obesity problem is not budging, new data shows
New government research shows obesity rates for U.S. children, teens and adults aren't getting any better
7:48AM ( 1 week ago )
Hornets' Jordan donates $7 million to build medical clinics
Hornets owner Michael Jordan is reaching to help the poor in the Charlotte community
7:19PM ( 1 week ago )
Parties fight over funding children's health insurance
A House committee is divided over how to pay for an extension of a popular health insurance program for millions of low-income children
8:39PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: House panel approves money for kids' insurance
A Republican-run House committee has approved a bill financing a health insurance program for low-income children for five more years
8:25PM ( 2 weeks ago )
The Latest: Lawmakers fight over money for kids' insurance
A divided House committee is battling over how to pay for an extension of a health insurance program for millions of low-income children
4:03PM ( 2 weeks ago )