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Meet One Woman Who Drank Before She Knew She Was Pregnant

Endless glasses of crisp, delicious champagne were pouring down my throat and I wasn't even tipsy and I certainly wasn't feeling sick.









Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:20:24 GMT
CDC Urges Travelers to Use Condoms to Avoid Zika

Men who have traveled to Zika-affected zones should use a condom if they want to be absolutely sure they don't infect sex partners, federal healt









Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:03:00 GMT
Gene 'Signature' Could Lead to Early Cancer Test

The change in genetic function common to 5 types of cancer might lead to a blood test that could detect cancer earlier.









Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:44:00 GMT
Brazil Sprays for Mosquitoes As Zika Fears Threaten Carnival

Health department workers are spending the week spraying up and down the streets of Brazil's major cities, trying to kill Zika-carrying mosquitoes.









Fri, 05 Feb 2016 01:32:00 GMT
Colorado Surgical Tech May Have Exposed Patients to HIV

Roughly 2,900 people who had surgery at Colorado's Swedish Medical Center are being notified that they need to be tested for HIV.









Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:59:00 GMT
Top Airlines Offer To Re-Assign Crew From Zika-Hit Routes

United and Delta and Europe's Lufthansa and Air France are offering to re-assign certain flight crew concerned about Zika-affected countries.









Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:42:13 GMT
'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Invokes the Fifth Before Congress

Former drug executive Martin Shkreli, who has previously derided Congress on social media, faces members of that legislative body on Thursday morning.









Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:33:22 GMT
Nearly 13 Million Sign Up for Obamacare Health Insurance

About 12.7 million Americans signed up for 2016 health insurance coverage through the government insurance exchanges, surpassing expectations.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 23:21:00 GMT
FDA Agrees to Reform Painkiller Approval Process

The FDA's agreed to reforms its process for approving potentially addictive painkillers.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:08:00 GMT
CDC Sets Off Firestorm by Warning Women About Alcohol

A well-meaning warning from the federal government about the risks of drinking and pregnancy has set off a firestorm of outrage.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:30:00 GMT
Martin Shkreli Testifies Before Congress and Annoys Congressmen

Ex-big pharma executive Martin Shkreli testified at a congressional hearing about the recent rise of drug prices and frustrated committee members.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:26:56 GMT
See Heartwarming Photo of Dad Watching Quads' Birth

Tony Burch used FaceTime from South Korea to witness the birth of his quadruplets.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 09:33:00 GMT
'Spud Fit': Man Plans To Eat Only Potatoes for a Year

An Australian man trying to lose weight and curb his food addiction has decided he's going to get "Spud Fit" this year, eating only a potato-based diet.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 02:25:06 GMT
Native American Hospital Conditions 'Horrifying'

Witness after witness at a Senate hearing Wednesday begged the federal government to properly fund the neglected Indian Health Service.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 02:04:00 GMT
Medicaid Births Rose When Texas Cut Planned Parenthood

Women stopped using effective types of contraception and more babies were born on the government's tab after Texas cut Planned Parenthood funding.









Thu, 04 Feb 2016 01:06:00 GMT
Florida Governor Rick Scott Declares Zika Emergency

Gov. Scott declared a health emergency in four counties Wednesday after at least nine cases of the Zika virus were detected in Florida.









Wed, 03 Feb 2016 22:43:00 GMT
Three-Parent Babies Are OK, Experts Say

Experiments using sperm and egg cells from three different people to make an embryo are all right if they are carefully monitored and regulated.









Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:13:00 GMT
House Panel Accuses Officials of Covering Up Flint Water Crisis

"If it's not criminal, I don't know what is," Marc Edwards, who helped uncover the pollution, told the House Oversight Committee.









Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:13:00 GMT
5 Questions Everyone Still Has About Zika Virus

The sexual transmission of Zika in Dallas raises even more questions about the virus.









Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:12:00 GMT
5 Questions Everyone Still Has About Zika Virus

The sexual transmission of Zika in Dallas raises even more questions about the virus.









Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:12:00 GMT
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