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Sterilization Lapse Puts Kids At Risk

Seattle Children's Hospital Bellevue Clinic says thousands of young patients may have been put at risk of Hepatitis and HIV infections due to a failure to follow proper cleaning procedures. KING's Jesse Knutson reports.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:14:22 GMT
School Lunches Getting Better Healthier, Anyway

Meals served at public schools are getting better for kids' health, federal officials said Thursday.









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:04:36 GMT
Why is Psychology So Hard to Study?

Scientific studies involving psychology are really hard to replicate.









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:55:46 GMT
CDC Sometimes Struggles to See Who's Not Vaccinated

Almost all U.S. kids get at least one vaccine by the time they start school, federal officials reported Thursday. But while a lot of media coverage ha









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:48:14 GMT
Scientists Work on New 'Liquid Biopsy' for Breast Cancer

British scientists say they've got a promising new blood test that might warn breast cancer patients that they're about to have a relapse.It's the lat









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:05:36 GMT
FDA to Cigarette Makers: Your Products Aren't 'Natural'

The FDA scolded makers of three brands of cigarettes for labels saying they are "natural" or "additive-free".









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:04:59 GMT
The 9/11 'Dust Lady' Died, but What About the Others?

The stomach cancer that killed 9/11 survivor Marcy Borders is one of dozens covered by a federal fund for survivors of the attack and disaster that followed.









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:04:28 GMT
Pot Doesn't Shrink Brains, But It May Change Them

Marijuana doesn't appear to shrink important regions of the brains of users, but a study published Wednesday shows something possibly more subtle and









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:04:06 GMT
FaceTime Hits The NICU!

Technology helps mothers who can't be in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit bond with premature babies. KUSA's Steve Staeger reports.









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:41:32 GMT
Boy Leaves Hospital With New Hands

The first child to ever get a double hand transplant went home from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Wednesday, hands bandaged but working.









Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:25:21 GMT
Doc Called 'Greedy Conman' Takes Leave After NBC Report

Dr. Sean Orr, the subject of an NBC News investigation, says he wants to focus on his family and his legal problems.









Wed, 26 Aug 2015 18:26:13 GMT
2 Million Pounds of Oscar Mayer Turkey Bacon Recalled

More than 2 million pounds of Oscar Mayer turkey bacon has been recalled after people reported becoming unwell after eating certain items.









Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:01:43 GMT
Don't Forget, Omega-3 Pills Don't Help Memory: Study

The study may dispel the belief that taking omega-3 supplements can protect the brain from cognitive decline and dementia.









Wed, 26 Aug 2015 01:48:44 GMT
CDC to Doctors: Keep an Eye Out for Plague

Doctors should think about the possibility of plague when they see patients with flu-like symptoms this summer, the CDC advises.









Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:46:05 GMT
Clothes Carry Germs into Newborn ICU

Parents and other people who come to visit babies in the newborn intensive care unit are sometimes carrying a potentially deadly germ on their clothin









Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:41:40 GMT
Ice Bucket Challenge: Here's What Happened to the Money

A year ago, the Internet was inundated with what may have been the online equivalent of the largest chain letter ever the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.









Tue, 25 Aug 2015 07:29:56 GMT
Imagine Getting a Flu Vaccine Pill in the Mail

Imagine getting your flu vaccine as a pill, in the mail. Or getting just one shot that would protect against all of the different flu strains.









Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:17:27 GMT
Tardy Tax Filers Risk Losing Health Insurance Subsidies

The next few days are crucial for hundreds of thousands of customers at risk of losing financial aid when they renew coverage for 2016.









Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:05:07 GMT
Second Time Around: More People Get Multiple Cancers

With second cancers on the rise, doctors and patients are forced to come up with new ways to handle that second, third or fourth diagnosis.









Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:57:19 GMT
Going to Pot: Will Legal Weed Hurt Medical Marijuana Users?

Advocates worry that new laws will cut supply and raise prices for Washington state's medical marijuana users.









Sun, 23 Aug 2015 18:04:17 GMT
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