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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House backs bill to delay health care penalty
Associated Press Healthwire : March 5, 2014, 5:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House on Wednesday backed a one-year delay in the penalty that individuals would have to pay for failing to sign up for health insurance,
Big coal producer in settlement over tainted water
Associated Press Healthwire : March 5, 2014, 2:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- One of the nation's largest coal producers will pay a $27.5 million fine and spend $200 million to reduce illegal toxic discharges into hundreds of
'How We Die' author Nuland dies in Conn. at age 83
Associated Press Healthwire : March 4, 2014, 10:38 am
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) -- Dr. Sherwin Nuland, the author of an award-winning book about death called "How We Die," has died at age 83....
Obama budget proposes new fight against superbugs
Associated Press Healthwire : March 4, 2014, 4:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sounding an alarm about the growing threat of superbugs, the Obama administration is proposing a jump in spending to fight antibiotic-resistant germs in hospitals....
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