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BATON ROUGE - A federal judge questioned why Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration removed Planned Parenthood from Louisiana's Medicaid program if its clinics are competent to provide health care services. ... More >>
1 day ago September 02, 2015 Sep 2, 2015 Wednesday, September 02 2015 Wednesday, September 02, 2015 10:16:45 AM CDT in Health
BATON ROUGE - The U.S. Justice Department is telling a federal judge that Gov. Bobby Jindal's decision to oust Planned Parenthood from Louisiana's Medicaid program appears to violate federal law.... More >>
2 days ago September 01, 2015 Sep 1, 2015 Tuesday, September 01 2015 Tuesday, September 01, 2015 10:06:51 AM CDT in Health
CHICAGO - A racial gap in kidney transplants appears to have closed. That's according to an analysis of data on nearly 200,000 end-stage kidney disease patients. The study shows... More >>
3 days ago August 31, 2015 Aug 31, 2015 Monday, August 31 2015 Monday, August 31, 2015 10:57:51 AM CDT in Health
NEW YORK- How many kids are vaccinated at your child's school? Federal health officials think you should be able to easily find out. Last school year, only 21 states... More >>
1 week ago August 27, 2015 Aug 27, 2015 Thursday, August 27 2015 Thursday, August 27, 2015 4:15:09 PM CDT in Health

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NEW YORK - The Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters to the makers of Winston, Natural Spirit and Nat... More >>
1 week ago August 27, 2015 Aug 27, 2015 Thursday, August 27 2015 Thursday, August 27, 2015 12:59:26 PM CDT in Health
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration has released its proposal for naming lower-cost biotech drugs, a critical step in... More >>
1 week ago August 27, 2015 Aug 27, 2015 Thursday, August 27 2015 Thursday, August 27, 2015 10:04:34 AM CDT in Health
HOUSTON - A 14-year-old boy is in critical condition in a hospital after coming into contact with a rare amoeba... More >>
1 week ago August 26, 2015 Aug 26, 2015 Wednesday, August 26 2015 Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:34:23 PM CDT in News
CHICAGO - A pediatricians' group is recommending that infants at high risk of peanut allergies be given foods containing peanuts... More >>
1 week ago August 25, 2015 Aug 25, 2015 Tuesday, August 25 2015 Tuesday, August 25, 2015 4:13:06 PM CDT in Health
B ATON ROUGE - Local pediatrician Dr. Mindy Calandro dropped by the station Thursday to bring a quick reminder to... More >>
2 weeks ago August 20, 2015 Aug 20, 2015 Thursday, August 20 2015 Thursday, August 20, 2015 5:07:12 PM CDT in Health
CHICAGO - A study at 10 Los Angeles high schools links e-cigarettes with later tobacco use. University of Southern... More >>
2 weeks ago August 18, 2015 Aug 18, 2015 Tuesday, August 18 2015 Tuesday, August 18, 2015 10:45:56 AM CDT in Health
HOUMA - State health officials said tests recently found an amoeba in Houma's Schriever Water System, which serves around 97,000... More >>
2 weeks ago August 17, 2015 Aug 17, 2015 Monday, August 17 2015 Monday, August 17, 2015 6:40:15 PM CDT in Health
WASHINGTON - Scientists might have found a new way to tell who's at risk of having a premature baby, by... More >>
2 weeks ago August 17, 2015 Aug 17, 2015 Monday, August 17 2015 Monday, August 17, 2015 2:44:53 PM CDT in Health
WASHINGTON - Federal regulators have uncovered new violations by the manufacturer of medical scopes recently linked to outbreaks of deadly... More >>
2 weeks ago August 17, 2015 Aug 17, 2015 Monday, August 17 2015 Monday, August 17, 2015 10:34:46 AM CDT in Health
Ed. note - As is said and shown in the story, the fish in Billy Whetstone's market do not and... More >>
3 weeks ago August 13, 2015 Aug 13, 2015 Thursday, August 13 2015 Thursday, August 13, 2015 3:53:40 PM CDT in News
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration has approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for a new use in children 11... More >>
3 weeks ago August 13, 2015 Aug 13, 2015 Thursday, August 13 2015 Thursday, August 13, 2015 5:02:53 PM CDT in Health
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration says nearly a million people signed up for health insurance under the health care law... More >>
3 weeks ago August 13, 2015 Aug 13, 2015 Thursday, August 13 2015 Thursday, August 13, 2015 1:08:05 PM CDT in Health

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