Exposing a person to HIV is treated more seriously under California law than infecting someone with any other communicable disease, a policy some lawmakers say is a relic of the decades-old AIDS scare that...
New smart glasses developed by researchers at Colorado State University could change how food labels are printed on boxes and cans in your local grocery store. The FDA is looking to roll out this new tech by...
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 01:14 PM EST
New Blood Test Could Detect Cancer, and Find It in the Body
Pivotal industry and consumer groups mounted intensifying opposition to the Republican health care bill as GOP leaders labored Wednesday to rally a divided party behind their high-stakes overhaul drive....
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 07:09 AM EST
Pot for Pets: Owners Treating Sick Animals With Cannabis
Michael Fasman's 12-year-old dog, Hudson, limps from pain caused by arthritis and an amputated toe, but Fasman doesn't want to give her painkillers because "they just knock her out."
So the San Francisco...
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 04:17 AM EST
How GOP Plans to Make Health Care Plan Into Law: Analysis
After more than 60 votes and seven years of promises, Republicans offered their long-awaited plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Now, the real work begins. Republicans must navigate a...
A handful of high schools in New Mexico are letting their students sleep in school, NBC News reported.
Not during class, though. The schools in Las Cruces are letting students take 20-minute naps between...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 06:13 PM EST
Conservative Groups Give 'RyanCare' Negative Reviews
The reviews are starting to come in on the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as "ObamaCare," and aside from the Trump administration, they aren't very good to start out. Major...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 12:12 PM EST
Fewer Heavy Americans Are Trying to Lose Weight: Study
Fewer overweight Americans have been trying to lose weight in recent years, and researchers wonder if fat acceptance could be among the reasons.
The trend found in a new study occurred at the same time obesity...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 11:39 AM EST
GOP Congressman Suggests Buying Health Care, Not Phone
Rep. Jason Chaffetz advised consumers concerned about changes to the health care system under the long-awaited Republican health care plan that they may want to choose between to putting money aside for their...