Tuesday June 27th, 2017 9:44PM
EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban
Records show the Trump administration's top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency's push to ban a widely-used pesticide after health studies showed it can harm children's brains
8:40PM ( 40 minutes ago )
Shkreli jury selection expected to take a third day
Jury selection at the securities fraud trial of a former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for price-gouging has hit a rough patch
8:07PM ( 1 hour ago )
Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils 'Obamacare' repeal
President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans suffer an embarrassing setback on their No. 1 campaign promise as health care legislation, short of votes, is delayed in the Senate
7:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
Facing defections, Senate GOP leaders delay health care vote
Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care bill until at least next month
3:17PM ( 6 hours ago )
Major veterans' groups voice concern over Senate health bill
Major veterans' organizations are voicing concerns about a Senate GOP bill to repeal the nation's health care law
2:29PM ( 6 hours ago )
Merck says new type of cholesterol drug worked in big study
Merck surprise: Experimental cholesterol drug, discounted by many, reduced heart attacks, deaths and other heart complications in huge patient study
1:59PM ( 7 hours ago )
Greek garbage collectors reject compromise as trash piles up
Greece's municipal garbage collectors on Tuesday rejected a government compromise offer and decided to continue an 11-day protest that has left mounds of festering refuse piled up across Athens amid high temperatures during the key summer tourism season
1:19PM ( 8 hours ago )
GOP leaders labor to rescue health care bill amid defections
Top Senate Republicans are laboring to rescue a floundering health care bill that lacks enough GOP votes to even start debate
1:18PM ( 8 hours ago )
Judge denies request to restart Shkreli jury selection
Jury selection at the securities fraud trial of a former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for price-gouging has hit a rough patch
1:07PM ( 8 hours ago )
AP Health Archive
Health and Medicine
How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'
Comparing the Senate health care bill to its House counterpart and 'Obamacare'
4:13AM ( 4 days ago )
Zika birth defects in US territories similar to other places
In America's island territories, rate of Zika birth defects similar to other epidemic places
6:05PM ( 2 weeks ago )
'Mom' star Janney visits, donates to Planned Parenthood
The star of the hit CBS sitcom "Mom" and one of its creators have paid a visit to the president of Planned Parenthood and dropped off a check for $250,000
7:29PM ( 3 weeks ago )
AP Health - Women's health Archive
Women's Health
Toilet charity gets Indian village to take on Trump name
A charity that provides toilets to poor Indians is helping a northern village rename itself after President Donald Trump
5:13PM ( 4 days ago )
Few opioid-addicted youth get standard treatment medication
A new study finds only 1 in 4 teens and young adults with opioid addiction receive recommended treatment medication despite having good health insurance
1:48PM ( 1 week ago )
GOP weighs options as health bill faces hurdle on abortion
Senate Republicans working on high-stakes health care legislation are anticipating problems with abortion restrictions that their House counterparts have already passed
2:26PM ( 1 week ago )
AP Health - Children's Health Archive
Children's Health
Census: US growing older and more racially diverse
The U.S. Census Bureau says the nation is aging and becoming more ethnically diverse
4:47AM ( 5 days ago )
Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors
An experimental drug is showing promise against an untreatable eye disease that blinds older adults _ and intriguingly, it seems to work in patients who carry a particular gene flaw that fuels the damage to their vision
3:21AM ( 5 days ago )
The Latest: Kuwait's urges Qatar emir to exercise restraint
Kuwait's ruler is calling on Qatar to exercise self-restraint in its dispute with Saudi Arabia and other regional nations, issuing a statement just hours after a senior Saudi royal arrived in Kuwait with a message from the Saudi king
4:46PM ( 3 weeks ago )
AP Health - Senior Health Archive
Senior Health
Rockies' Bettis back with team following cancer treatment
Chad Bettis has rejoined the Colorado Rockies and begun throwing after finishing treatment for testicular cancer
8:46PM ( 3 weeks ago )
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 ( 1 month 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 ( 1 month ago )
AP Health - Men's Health Archive
Men's Health
Trump's Indonesian business partner slapped with travel ban
Authorities in Indonesia say they've issued a travel ban against the Indonesian business partner of U.S. President Donald Trump after he was accused of threatening a deputy attorney general
8:17AM ( 1 day ago )