Early heart death raises disease risk for family
August 20, 2012, 5:13 am by Associated Press Healthwire
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Paul Ryan works out and watches his diet, but a new study shows that clean living can only go so far to help people like the vice presidential candidate overcome a strong family history of heart disease....
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WHO says single yellow fever shot is enough
Associated Press Healthwire : May 17, 2013, 5:08 am
GENEVA (AP) -- The World Health Organization says a yellow fever booster vaccination given 10 years after the initial shot isn't necessary....
Organic industry clout grows with consumer demand
Associated Press Healthwire : May 17, 2013, 3:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The organic food industry is gaining clout on Capitol Hill, prompted by rising consumer demand and its entry into traditional farm states. But that isn't
Tiny preemies get a boost from live music therapy
Associated Press Healthwire : May 16, 2013, 4:16 am
CHICAGO (AP) -- As the guitarist strums and softly sings a lullaby in Spanish, tiny Augustin Morales stops squirming in his hospital crib and closes his eyes....
Saudi health workers sickened by SARS-like virus
Associated Press Healthwire : May 15, 2013, 6:01 am
NEW YORK (AP) -- A deadly new respiratory virus related to SARS has apparently spread from patients to health care workers in eastern Saudi Arabia, health officials said
St. Louis doctor with cerebral palsy offers hope
Associated Press Healthwire : May 15, 2013, 3:27 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Dr. Jan Brunstrom-Hernandez gently but sternly admonishes a teenage cerebral palsy patient who clearly hasn't been doing his exercises, stressing the importance of keeping