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CDC's top modeler courts controversy with disease estimate

CDC's top modeler courts controversy with disease estimate

9 hours 10 mins ago
ATLANTA (AP) — Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention. Full Story
1st legal medical pot sold in Nevada 15 years after approval

1st legal medical pot sold in Nevada 15 years after approval

23 hours 32 mins ago
SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Fifteen years after Nevadans voted to legalize it, medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in a strip mall about 5 miles east of downtown Reno. Full Story
Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa

Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa

1 day ago
LONDON (AP) — An experimental Ebola vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea seems to work and might help shut down the waning epidemic in West Africa, according to interim results from a study published Friday. Full Story
Once a sideshow, former preemies praise doctor years later

Once a sideshow, former preemies praise doctor years later

1 day ago
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — At age 95, Lucille Horn often reflects on her long, full life, with a husband and five children, and how it might not have happened if not for the renegade doctor who put her in a Coney Island sideshow when she was just days old. Full Story
UN Ebola mission winds down, WHO takes reins in West Africa

UN Ebola mission winds down, WHO takes reins in West Africa

1 day ago
LONDON (AP) — The United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response is officially winding down Friday, handing its leadership role and senior staff to the Geneva-based World Health Organization as efforts to contain the deadly virus continue. Full Story

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WHO works to reform itself after fumbling Ebola response

WHO works to reform itself after fumbling Ebola response

1 day ago
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization's chief Dr. Margaret Chan says the agency is working to reform itself in the wake of its bungled response to last year's Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Full Story
Health law's nonprofit insurance co-ops awash in red ink

Health law's nonprofit insurance co-ops awash in red ink

2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fed up with the insurance industry, Democrats used the health care overhaul to create nonprofit co-ops that would compete with the corporations. Now a government audit finds co-ops are awash in red ink. Full Story
APNewsBreak: Gov't finds health law co-ops awash in red ink

APNewsBreak: Gov't finds health law co-ops awash in red ink

2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nonprofit co-ops, the health care law's public-spirited alternative to mega-insurers, are awash in red ink and many have fallen short of sign-up goals, a government audit has found. Full Story