A volunteer slips her arms into a gauzy yellow hospital gown and approaches a medical crib holding a tiny newborn hooked up to noisy machines.
Thursday - Worth a click
The Obama administration said Tuesday its making steady progress on health care sign-ups, but the White House needs something close to a miracle to meet its goal of enrolling 6 million people by the end of this month.
Wednesday - Health
Its not just grandma with a new hip and your uncle with a new knee. More than 2 of every 100 Americans now have an artificial joint, doctors are reporting.
Tuesday - Health
- Study says Alzheimer’s 3rd-ranked death cause
Alzheimers disease likely plays a much larger role in the deaths of older Americans than is currently reported, according to a study that says the disease may be the third-leading cause of death in the United States.March 6, 2014 - Health
- 2nd HIV infant appears cured
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment – in this case, four hours after birth.March 6, 2014 - Health
- FDA rejects Eli Lilly diabetes drug
NEW YORK – A diabetes pill developed by Eli Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim was rejected by U.S. regulators because of previously disclosed manufacturing deficiencies at a German plant that hadn’t been resolved.March 5, 2014 - Health