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Wednesday May 24th, 2017 5:56AM
Trump's health care budget means deep cuts for safety net
As a candidate Donald Trump promised to improve health care, but as president his first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular safety net insurance programs
4:49AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency
Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former health minister, will become the next director-general of the World Health Organization
6:03PM ( 11 hours ago )
The Latest: Ethiopia's PM hails Tedros election as WHO chief
The new head of the World Health Organization says his "central priority" will be working to achieve universal health coverage, while pledging to reform the U.N. agency
5:59PM ( 11 hours ago )
The Latest: New WHO chief: Top goal is universal health care
The new head of the World Health Organization says his "central priority" will be working to achieve universal health coverage, while pledging to reform the U.N. agency
3:27PM ( 14 hours ago )
Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins
The poor and the disabled are big losers in President Donald Trump's budget while the Pentagon is a big winner
3:15PM ( 14 hours ago )
Ethiopian wins race to be next leader of UN health agency
Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former health minister, wins the race to be next director-general of the World Health Organization
1:14PM ( 16 hours ago )
Ethiopian leads race to be next leader of UN health agency
Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former health minister, is leading after two rounds of voting in the race to become the next director-general of the World Health Organization
12:28PM ( 17 hours ago )
Race for UN health agency chief down to 2 candidates
The race to lead the World Health Organization was down to two candidates Tuesday after Pakistan's Dr. Sania Nishtar was eliminated in a first round of voting
11:14AM ( 18 hours ago )
Voting starts for next chief of World Health Organization
Voting starts for next chief of World Health Organization among 3 finalists
10:38AM ( 19 hours ago )
AP Health Archive
Health and Medicine
Lena Dunham cancels live Lenny tour to recover from surgery
Lena Dunham is canceling her feminist newsletter's "America IRL" tour this summer to tend to her health
1:50PM ( 3 days ago )
Feminist icon Gloria Steinem adored, reviled in divided Ohio
Gloria Steinem says her work advocating for reproductive freedom and women's rights does not make her "pro-abortion."
8:10PM ( 1 week ago )
Abortion foes cheer series of advances, as opponents protest
From the U.S. Capitol and the White House to far-flung battlegrounds in Arizona, Iowa and elsewhere, it's been a dramatic two weeks in the debate over access to abortion and birth control
3:59PM ( 2 weeks ago )
AP Health - Women's health Archive
Women's Health
Changes in Medicaid distributions worry school districts
Proposed changes in Medicaid distributions worry school districts already facing years of reduced state funding.
6:30PM ( 5 days ago )
Pope embraces Huntington's afflicted in bid to end stigma
Pope Francis embraced weeping mothers, fathers and children with Huntington's Disease as he sought to remove the stigma of an incurable genetic disorder that causes devastating physical and psychiatric effects
10:54AM ( 5 days ago )
Michelle Obama criticizes Trump school lunch decision
Former first lady Michelle Obama is criticizing a Trump administration decision to delay federal rules aimed at making school lunches healthier
5:56PM ( 1 week ago )
AP Health - Children's Health Archive
Children's Health
'Fat and frail' seniors benefit from right exercise combo
A new study suggests a combination of exercises is the safest approach for older people trying to lose pounds
5:11PM ( 6 days ago )
GOP lawmakers upset by gag rule memo to Health employees
An internal memo to Health and Human Services employees instructs them to consult with senior department personnel before talking to Congress
4:34PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Glen Campbell's last studio album to be released in June
Grammy-winning guitarist and singer Glen Campbell is releasing his final studio album, which was recorded shortly after his Alzheimer's disease diagnosis in 2011
12:30PM ( 1 month ago )
AP Health - Senior Health Archive
Senior Health
Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon upbeat in cancer fight
Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon says he's received nothing but positive news since being diagnosed with testicular cancer earlier this month
7:47PM ( 4 days ago )
McConnell asks all senators to join all-male health group
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has invited all Republicans to join with what's been an all-male working group of GOP senators to craft a health care bill
6:36PM ( 2 weeks ago )
GOP leader defends all-male senators' health bill group
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is fending off criticism that a working group of Republican senators he's asked to craft a health care bill lacks women
4:52PM ( 2 weeks ago )
AP Health - Men's Health Archive
Men's Health
Trump budget: More for the military, less for the poor
Trump administration sends Congress $4.1 trillion spending plan featuring deep cuts in safety net programs
12:56PM ( 16 hours ago )