By Justin Caba | Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:17
The NCAA agreed to a settlement for a head injury lawsuit with a $70 million fund, but players who have suffered a concussion will not be individually compensated.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:32
A recent bill introduced into the House of Representatives calls for the removal of certain compounds found in cannabis from the "List of Controled Substances," to allow their potential to be used as a legal epilepsy medication.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:11
An Illinois doctor approved a 79-year-old patient for medical marijuana use before the cannabis eligibility form was made available by the state's Department of Public Health.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 10:38
Florida’s Department of Health has issued warnings of a naturally occurring yet potentially deadly bacteria that thrives in warm seawater.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 16:53
Bipartisan negotiators say they have agreed on a plan to fix the veterans’ health program, but will the House and Senate pass it before Friday, when Congress adjourns for a five-week recess?
By Samantha Olson | Sun, 07/27/2014 - 13:07
Women who have higher education levels than their husbands have a lower rate of divorce than educated women from years ago.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:30
A new analysis of medical claims data shows how much prices vary for four every-day medical services --- preventive primary care visit, lipid panel, head/brain CT scan, and lower back MRI.
By Matthew Mientka | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 14:00
Food policy experts say the federal government should provide vouchers to poor families for fresh fruits and vegetable at farmers' markets, as a quarter of such U.S. community retailers now accept food stamps.
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:22
Lululemon has patented 31 designs of its athletic apparel and gear and is suing any brand that dares copy its style.
By Dana Dovey | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 16:09
IBM's Watson computer program aims to help U.S. veterans successfully transit back to civilian life by answering questions about where to live and how to pay for college.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:55
Two federal courts gave conflicting rulings on the legalities of Obamacare's subsidies, marking the first major challenge against the Affordable Care Act.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:34
A new California law lets college students under 21 drink alcohol as a part of educational research, but only if they spit it out.