WHO urges China to bolster tobacco controls
March 20, 2012, 11:40 am by Associated Press Healthwire
SINGAPORE (AP) -- The head of the World Health Organization urged China on Tuesday to bolster controls on tobacco in a country where half of adult males smoke....
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Europe: Diet sweetener aspartame is safe in cola
Associated Press Healthwire : December 10, 2013, 8:10 am
AMSTERDAM (AP) -- The European Food Safety Authority has found that the artificial sweetener aspartame is safe for people to consume at the levels currently used in diet
Bipartisan fix advancing for Medicare doctors' pay
Associated Press Healthwire : December 10, 2013, 2:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's that time of year again: doctors caring for Medicare patients once more face a steep pay cut. But this time Congress is pursuing a
Pa. students' robotic arm can make you stronger
Associated Press Healthwire : December 10, 2013, 2:17 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Need a hand lifting something? A robotic device invented by University of Pennsylvania engineering students can help its wearer carry an additional 40 pounds....
Deck the Hall: Torre, La Russa, Cox elected
Associated Press Healthwire : December 9, 2013, 11:53 am
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) -- The winter meetings began with a look back Monday when retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox were unanimously
Study says many lung cancer tumors prove harmless
Associated Press Healthwire : December 9, 2013, 4:34 am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Harmless lung cancer? A provocative study found that nearly 1 in 5 lung tumors detected on CT scans are probably so slow-growing that they would
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