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  • UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

    UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:59 AM EDT2014-08-28 10:59:20 GMT
    Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says two more Ebola cases exist in the country, raising the number of confirmed cases to 15.
    The Ebola outbreak in West Africa eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than six times as many as doctors know about now, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
  • Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit

    Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:39 AM EDT2014-08-28 10:39:13 GMT
    By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American...
    By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer...
  • Pediatricians' Rx for schools: Later start times

    Pediatricians' Rx for schools: Later start times

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:29 AM EDT2014-08-28 10:29:03 GMT
    Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
    Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.