Health News

AP News - Nov 06, 2015 7:21 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The University of Colorado School of Medicine is returning a $1 million contribution from Coca-Cola to start a group that says it's dedicated to ending obesity.The money was provided to establish the Global Energy Balance Network ...more

AP News - Nov 05, 2015 12:39 PM

ATLANTA (AP) — The woman who allegedly impersonated a nurse and cared for Bobbi Kristina Brown at a hospice facility was accused of engaging in a similar charade to secure a nursing job in Washington more than two years ago.In October 2013, the ...more

AP News - Nov 04, 2015 2:30 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Comedy Central says "The Daily Show" host Trevor Noah underwent an emergency appendectomy Wednesday morning.The procedure went well and Noah was expected back on the show Thursday, the network said.A repeat episode was to ...more

AP News - Nov 04, 2015 12:56 AM

SHANGHAI (AP) — Rory McIlroy spent another day in his hotel trying to recover from food poisoning ahead of the HSBC Champions.McIlroy showed up at Sheshan International on Wednesday with hopes of playing the pro-am. But after hitting a few shots ...more

AP News - Nov 03, 2015 3:43 PM

The doctor portrayed in the upcoming football movie "Concussion" is on the board of a company looking for a marijuana-based treatment for head injuries.Bennet Omalu was recently named to the scientific advisory board of Kannalife Sciences, which ...more

AP News - Oct 30, 2015 5:50 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lady Gaga is continuing her jazzy period.The entertainer performed an hour-long jazz set Thursday at the American Foundation for AIDS Research's tribute to Ryan Murphy."I love Ryan so much, and I'm so, so happy to be he ...more

AP News - Oct 25, 2015 2:57 AM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have never questioned veteran outside linebacker Thomas Davis' toughness.Now the national audience won't, either.During the fourth quarter of last Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks, th ...more

AP News - Oct 24, 2015 12:39 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rory Feek, of the husband and wife country duo Joey and Rory, said his wife is ending her cancer treatment after a recurrence of tumors.Joey Feek had undergone surgery earlier this year to treat her cervical cancer that w ...more

AP News - Oct 22, 2015 6:02 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials are warning doctors and patients that two hepatitis C drugs from AbbVie can cause life-threatening liver injury in patients with advanced forms of the disease.The Food and Drug Administration said Thurs ...more

AP News - Oct 21, 2015 1:46 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Genetic testing company 23andMe is reintroducing some health screening tools that federal regulators forced off the market more than two years ago, due to concerns about their accuracy and interpretation by customers.The Google ...more