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Tuesday December 1st, 2020 10:25PM
The Latest: Maryland to boost health workers, hospital beds
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has announced measures to boost the number of available health care workers and plan for more hospital beds
8:52PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: California officials on hot seat over dinners
San Francisco Mayor London Breed dined at a posh Napa Valley restaurant the day after California’s governor was there
7:54PM ( 2 hours ago )
Nevada doctor's selfie used to claim COVID-19 is a hoax
With cases of coronavirus surging in Nevada, social media posts calling the pandemic a made-up crisis are swirling on social media as users share a doctor's selfie from an alternative care site in Reno to make it appear no one is using the facility
7:49PM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Oregon sees 24 virus deaths, record daily high
Oregon has reported 24 more deaths from COVID-19, a record high for a single day in the state
7:29PM ( 2 hours ago )
Reno doctor's selfie used to claim COVID-19 is a hoax
With cases of coronavirus surging in Nevada, social media posts calling the pandemic a made-up crisis are swirling on social media as users share a doctor's selfie from an alternative care site in Reno to make it appear no one is using the facility
7:22PM ( 2 hours ago )
AP Interview: Biden adviser says race central to virus fight
A top adviser to President-elect Joe Biden on the pandemic response says addressing racial disparities cannot be an afterthought
7:20PM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Mississippi governor broadens mask mandate
Gov. Tate Reeves has instituted mask mandates in 13 more Mississippi counties but chose not to implement the measure statewide, a week after several prominent health care leaders called on him to do so
7:11PM ( 3 hours ago )
CDC to shorten COVID-19 quarantine to 10 days, 7 with test
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is set to shorten the recommended length of quarantine after exposure to someone who is positive for COVID-19, as the virus rages across the nation
7:00PM ( 3 hours ago )
'Very dark couple of weeks': Morgues and hospitals overflow
Nearly 37,000 people died of COVID-19 in the U.S. in November, the most since the dark early days of the pandemic
6:34PM ( 3 hours ago )
AP Health Archive
Health and Medicine
The Latest: Nobel laureate warns of increased trafficking
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the COVID-19 pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based violence, leaving the health and safety of women “on the line.”
2:40AM ( 19 hours ago )
Duchess of Sussex reveals she had miscarriage in the summer
The Duchess of Sussex has revealed that she had a miscarriage in July
12:31PM ( 6 days ago )
University of California agrees to $73M sex abuse settlement
The prestigious University of California system has reached a proposed $73 million settlement with seven women who accused a former gynecologist of sexual abuse
6:22PM ( 2 weeks ago )
AP Health - Women's health Archive
Women's Health
A tearful Niemann aiming toward help for month-old relative
Joaquin Niemann says golf has never felt more important if it can help save the life of a month-old relative in Chile
6:28PM ( 1 week ago )
1st drug for rare rapid-aging disease extends kids' lives
The first treatment has been approved for a rare disease that causes rapid aging in children
7:06PM ( 1 week ago )
Lawyers: Children detained at border facing COVID exposure
Immigration lawyers say Border Patrol agents are detaining about 65 immigrant children at a station in South Texas in poor conditions, with no room for social distancing and some wearing the same masks they had when they crossed the border
5:55PM ( 1 week ago )
AP Health - Children's Health Archive
Children's Health
The Latest: Tokyo taking steps to limit coronavirus cases
Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is asking senior citizens 65 or older and those with underlying health conditions not to use the government’s GoTo discount campaign to travel in and out of Tokyo
8:36AM ( 13 hours ago )
First blood test to help diagnose Alzheimer's goes on sale
A company has started selling the first blood test to help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease
10:02AM ( 1 day ago )
Empty seats, delivered feasts as virus changes Thanksgiving
Americans are marking the Thanksgiving holiday amid an unrelenting pandemic that has upended traditions at dinner tables all around the country
9:03PM ( 5 days ago )
AP Health - Senior Health Archive
Senior Health
Al Roker to take time off work to battle prostate cancer
Weatherman and morning TV co-host Al Roker has revealed that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will be undergoing surgery to have his prostate removed
9:18AM ( 3 weeks ago )
Cal Ripken says he's cancer free after March surgery
Cal Ripken Jr. says he is cancer free after surgery in March to remove a tumor from his prostate
12:50PM ( 3 months ago )
New drugs make headway against lung, prostate, colon cancers
Doctors are reporting success with newer drugs that control certain types of cancer better, reduce the risk it will come back and make treatment simpler and easier to bear
8:32AM ( 6 months ago )
AP Health - Men's Health Archive
Men's Health
For Big Tech, Biden brings a new era but no ease in scrutiny
The big tech companies enjoyed a cozy relationship with the Obama-Biden administration
7:38AM ( 4 days ago )