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Sunday May 20th, 2018 11:39AM
Congo to begin vaccinating against Ebola on Monday
Congo will begin administering an experimental Ebola vaccine Monday in Mbandaka, the northwestern city of 1.2 million where the deadly disease has infected some residents, Congo's health minister announced
9:02AM ( 2 hours ago )
Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination
President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department
12:12AM ( 1 day ago )
Trump thrusts abortion fight into crucial midterm elections
Trump administration acts to bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, energizing its conservative political base
6:42PM ( 1 day ago )
San Francisco to distribute addiction drug directly to users
San Francisco's mayor plans to send medical teams to city streets to distribute a drug that curbs heroin cravings in opioid addicts
6:12PM ( 1 day ago )
Trump nominates acting VA secretary Wilkie for permanent job
President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department
5:50PM ( 1 day ago )
After fumbling Ebola in 2014, Congo is key test for UN
Nearly four years after the World Health Organization was accused of bungling its response to the biggest Ebola outbreak in history, the U.N. agency appears to be moving swiftly to contain a flare-up in Congo.
3:23PM ( 1 day ago )
Trump's pick to head Veterans Affairs: Robert Wilkie
President Donald Trump has announced he's nominating Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department agency
2:28PM ( 1 day ago )
Ebola in Congo not yet a global health emergency, WHO says
Congo's Ebola outbreak not yet a global health emergency, WHO says; vaccinations starting soon
11:29AM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: WHO: Ebola in Congo not global health emergency
The Latest: WHO says Ebola outbreak in Congo not yet a global health emergency
10:34AM ( 2 days ago )
AP Health Archive
Health and Medicine
Trump to deny funds to clinics that refer for abortion
The Trump administration will resurrect a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, or sharing space with abortion providers
10:01AM ( 2 days ago )
Trump to deny funds to clinics that discuss abortion
The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers
4:25AM ( 2 days ago )
UK central banker apologizes for 'menopausal' remark
One of Britain's top central bankers has apologized for using sexist language when saying the British economy is entering a "menopausal" moment.
7:40AM ( 4 days ago )
AP Health - Women's health Archive
Women's Health
The Latest: Israeli military sends aid to Gaza
Israel says the military has delivered eight trucks full of humanitarian aid and medical supplies to the Gaza Strip, where Israeli troops firing from across the border killed nearly 60 Palestinians at mass border protests on Monday.
8:41PM ( 4 days ago )
The Latest: Palestinian envoy recalled over US embassy move
The Palestinian envoy to Washington has been recalled to Ramallah in protest over the U.S. relocating its embassy to Jerusalem
2:40PM ( 4 days ago )
Israel faces diplomatic fallout after dozens killed in Gaza
Israel faces a growing backlash and new charges of using excessive force, a day after Israeli troops firing from across a border fence killed 59 Palestinians and wounded more than 2,700 at a mass protest in Gaza
1:51PM ( 4 days ago )
AP Health - Children's Health Archive
Children's Health
AP-NORC Poll: Young adults feel stress of long-term care
Most young adults haven't given much thought to their own needs as they get older, but a significant number are already providing long-term care for older loved ones
10:50AM ( 5 days ago )
Trump's prescription to reduce drug prices takes small steps
Trump says long-awaited plan for reducing drug prices is most sweeping in history, but it takes small steps.
6:20AM ( 1 week ago )
Few teeth in Trump's prescription to reduce drug prices
Trump says long-awaited plan for reducing drug prices is most sweeping in history
10:41PM ( 1 week ago )
AP Health - Senior Health Archive
Senior Health
Health of world's last male northern white rhino in decline
Health of world's last male northern white rhino in decline; 'We are very concerned about him'
10:21AM ( 2 months ago )
Blackmun resigns as CEO as USOC addresses wide abuse scandal
Scott Blackmun is resigning as CEO of the US Olympic Committee, citing health problems as the reason he'll depart after leading the federation for more than eight years
7:07PM ( 2 months ago )
Citing health problems, Scott Blackmun to leave USOC
Scott Blackmun is resigning as CEO of the US Olympic Committee, citing health problems as the reason he'll depart after leading the federation for more than eight years
4:48PM ( 2 months ago )
AP Health - Men's Health Archive
Men's Health
The Latest: No bond for Texas high school shooting suspect
A judge has denied bond for the 17-year-old accused of killing 10 people and wounding 10 others at a Texas high school.
7:33PM ( 1 day ago )