Texas Firefighters With Cancer Often Denied Workers' CompUnion leaders and state lawmakers say many Texas cities are denying workers' compensation to firefighters with cancer.
Pink In Sydney Hospital With Stomach Virus, Cancels 3rd ShowPop superstar Pink remained in a hospital on Tuesday with a stomach virus, forcing her to postpone a third Sydney show, her promoter said.
Medicare Plan Reduces Paperwork Burden, But Some Doctors Worry Plan Will Cost ThemThe public has until September 10 to give input to the federal government about the proposed Medicare changes.
Person Loses Limbs, Dies In Texas After Infection From Bacteria In GulfSouth Texas health officials say a person died after becoming infected with bacteria while wade fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.
Pancreas-Kidney Transplant Ends 40 Years Of Insulin Shots For WomanLori Fulps is the first person to receive a simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant at Medical City Fort Worth.
Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
Possible Listeria Contamination Leads To Fruity Ice Pops' RecallThree thousand cases of Budget $aver Cherry Pineapple Monster Pops and Sugar Free Twin Pops were recalled for possible Listeria contamination, according to The Food and Drug Administration.
New Way Of Defining Alzheimer's Aims To Find Disease SoonerGovernment and other scientists are proposing a new way to define Alzheimer's disease — basing it on biological signs rather than memory loss and other symptoms of dementia that are used today.
US Flu Season Still Worsening; Now As Bad As 2009 Swine FluThe flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.
Flu Claims 27-Year-Old Fitness Trainer's LifeInfluenza A (H1N1) killed a 27-year-old man who friends say was the picture of health.
Prevent Flu: Wash Your Hands, Avoid Public PlacesA century has passed since the Spanish Flu Pandemic killed off 3 to 5 percent of the world’s population, according to some estimates when it hit in 1918.
New Machine Built To Sanitize Schools From FluThe high number of flu deaths this winter have led some companies to take office sanitation to another level.