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Trump Allows States to Block Some Abortion Provider Funding
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Trump Allows States to Block Some Abortion Provider Funding

Further chipping away at his predecessor's legacy, President Donald Trump signed legislation Thursday that lets states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion... »

Scientists Seek Holy Grail of Climate Change in Middle East

Scientists Seek Holy Grail of Climate Change in Middle East

Deep in the jagged red mountains of Oman, geologists are drilling in search of the holy grail of reversing climate change: an efficient and cheap way to remove carbon dioxide from the air and oceans. They... »

Montco Needs Your Help to Battle Mosquitoes
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Montco Needs Your Help to Battle Mosquitoes

With warmer weather comes the threat a potentially dangerous pest that Montgomery County officials want to help you combat. »

After Flint Water Crisis, Group Files Suit for AG Emails

After Flint Water Crisis, Group Files Suit for AG Emails

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette was sued Tuesday after his office rejected a public-records request for his and 20 staffers' private emails that a liberal advocacy group said were used to conduct... »

Marathons May Delay Medical Care for Non-Runners

Marathons May Delay Medical Care for Non-Runners

Marathons can be risky for hearts, but not necessarily those of the runners. It takes longer for nearby residents to get to a hospital for emergency heart care on the day of a race and they're less likely... »

The Most Popular Easter Candies Ranked by Nutrition
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The Most Popular Easter Candies Ranked by Nutrition

'Tis the season for dyeing Easter eggs — and snacking on chocolate ones. Worried you'll wreck your healthy eating streak come Easter Sunday? Well, because your favorite pastel-packaged spring candies wouldn't... »

Trans Fat Ban Linked With Fewer NY Heart Attacks & Strokes

Trans Fat Ban Linked With Fewer NY Heart Attacks & Strokes

Local bans on artery-clogging trans fats in restaurant foods led to fewer heart attacks and strokes in several New York counties, a new study suggests. The study hints at the potential for widespread health... »

New Robot Helps People With Paralysis Walk
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New Robot Helps People With Paralysis Walk

A wearable robotic leg brace that can help partially paralyzed people walk was unveiled in Tokyo on April 12.  The Welwalk WW-1000 system is made up of a motorised mechanical frame that fits on a person's... »

Prostate Cancer Tests Get Gov. Panel's OK, With Caveats

Prostate Cancer Tests Get Gov. Panel's OK, With Caveats

An influential U.S. government health panel is dropping its opposition to routine prostate cancer screening in favor of letting men decide for themselves after talking with their doctor. The new draft... »

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