Medical bills can wreck credit, even when paid off
March 4, 2012, 1:50 am by Associated Press Healthwire
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mike and Laura Park thought their credit record was spotless. The Texas couple wanted to take advantage of low interest rates, so they put their house on the market and talked to a lender about a mortgage on a bigger home in the Dallas-Fort Worth suburbs....
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After a decade, global AIDS program looks ahead
Associated Press Healthwire : May 21, 2013, 3:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The decade-old law that transformed the battle against HIV and AIDS in developing countries is at a crossroads. The dream of future generations freed from
Measles surges in UK years after vaccine scare
Associated Press Healthwire : May 20, 2013, 6:10 am
LONDON (AP) -- More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of a vaccine scare that raised
Sports seem OK for many with heart-zapping device
Associated Press Healthwire : May 20, 2013, 5:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New research is challenging medical guidelines that say people with a heart-zapping device in their chests should avoid intense sports like basketball and soccer in
What do we eat? New food map will tell us
Associated Press Healthwire : May 20, 2013, 4:41 am
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- Do your kids love chocolate milk? It may have more calories on average than you thought....
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....