12 Dec. 201311:52 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Technology problems with President Barack Obama's health care website are forcing the administration to extend a federal insurance plan for some of the sickest patients by a month.
12 Dec. 201311:47 AM ET
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Exercise might help women beat breast cancer. Researchers found it can ease the achy joints and muscle pain that lead many patients to quit taking medicines that treat the disease and lower the risk of a recurrence.
12 Dec. 20139:49 AM ET
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Women at high risk of developing breast cancer because of family history or bad genes have a new option to help prevent the disease.
12 Dec. 20133:31 AM ET
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The slow rollout of a new federal health insurance marketplace may be deepening differences in health coverage among Americans, with residents in some states gaining insurance at a far greater rate than others.
11 Dec. 20132:05 PM ET
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tens of thousands of women each year might be able to skip at least some of the grueling treatments for breast cancer — which can include surgery, heavy chemo and radiation — without greatly harming their odds of survival, new research suggests.
11 Dec. 201311:01 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — Global efforts to curb malaria are stalling after a drop in funds to buy bed nets, according to the latest report Wednesday from the World Health Organization.
11 Dec. 20135:37 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — With time running short, the nation's health care rolls still aren't filling up fast enough.
11 Dec. 201311:17 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron says he hopes to kick-start an international effort to find a cure or effective treatment for dementia by 2025.
11 Dec. 20132:33 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — The multi-decade search for a pill that boosts sexual desire in women has hit another roadblock, raising questions about the future of efforts to develop a female equivalent to Viagra.
11 Dec. 20135:57 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration is taking steps toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat.