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US air quality is slipping after years of improvement

After decades of improvement, America's air may not be getting any cleaner.

US preschoolers less pudgy in latest sign of falling obesity

Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less pudgy, a U.S. study found, offering fresh…

2020 hopeful Gillibrand unveils plan to legalize marijuana

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand has a plan to legalize marijuana and expunge all nonviolent criminal charges…

Coalition of pharmacists, doctors and nurses fights skyrocketing drug prices

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) – Prescription drug prices continue to soar, and the Campaign for Sustainable Rx…

Maine could allow terminally ill to get life-ending meds

Maine would allow doctors to prescribe terminally ill people a fatal dose of medication under a bill…

Girl believed to be tiniest newborn weighed as much as apple

SAN DIEGO (AP) — When she was born, the baby girl weighed about the same as an…

Health paradox: New diabetes cases fall while obesity rises

The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates climb, and…

Amid #MeToo, states debate teaching consent to kids

Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo…

APNewsBreak: Nearly all states use drones for range of work

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to watch roaring snow. In…

China’s pig disease outbreak pushes up global pork prices

BEIJING (AP) — Pork lovers worldwide are wincing at prices that have jumped up to 40 percent…



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