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Elderberries are the latest magic ‘cure' for your cold

Elderberries are the latest magic ‘cure' for your cold

32 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Feel a cold coming on? Instead of guzzling OJ, people are increasingly reaching for a buzzy alternative: elderberry. The ingredient, sold in syrup, tea or pill form at drug and...
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Audit: New York paid $33M too much for kids' vaccines

2 hours ago   |   Times Union

New York's Medicaid program overpaid health care providers roughly $33 million for their work administering free vaccines to needy children, an audit by the state Comptroller's...
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Health Hack: Preparing For A Doctor Visit

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Being prepared can help you make the most out of a visit to your doctor. So in this week's ‘Health Hack' Jane Monzures is sharing some tips to help you get ready for your...
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Supreme Court Hands Small Victory to Planned Parenthood in Defunding Cases

2 hours ago   |   Slate   |   4 articles

The Supreme Court declined to hear two Planned Parenthood-related cases on Monday, leaving in place two lower court opinions that favor the health care organization. Those...
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Midwife earns over $10K a year selling placenta products

Midwife earns over $10K a year selling placenta products

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Australian midwife Ciara Noble makes £8,500 a year by collecting the placenta from new moms and turning it into face creams, keepsake ornaments, pills, smoothies and more...
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4 ways to enhance your health and wellness in Chicago this week

3 hours ago   |   ABC

From a health tech competition to a mental health symposium, there's plenty of educational events to enrich your week.
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Electronic health records often have mistakes - and they can be hard to fix

4 hours ago   |   NBC News

Mistakes can be harmful or even fatal if they lead to a misdiagnosis, a failure to recognize an allergy or a wrong dose of a medication.
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Former health care executive charged with securities fraud

4 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

A British national has been charged in an alleged plot to defraud investors out of hundreds of millions of dollars in connection with a health care company
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Planned Parenthood to relocate Hudson health center, establish patient fund

4 hours ago   |   Times Union

After nearly three decades in the same spot, Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood is preparing to relocate its Hudson health center to a site it says will provide greater community...
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Need health insurance? Obamacare enrollment ends Dec. 15

4 hours ago   |   NBC News

Wider availability of short-term plans and the elimination of the penalty are two big changes that have set this year's apart from past sign-up periods.
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Google+ shut down early after new privacy bug hits 52.5M users

Google+ shut down early after new privacy bug hits 52.5M users

SAN FRANCISCO - Google said on Monday it would shut down its Google+ social media service in April, four months ahead of schedule, after finding a software flaw for the second... Read more ...

Brexit deal delayed: British Prime Minister Theresa May postpones vote

Brexit deal delayed: British Prime Minister Theresa May postpones vote

Postponing the vote is a fresh humiliation for May, who became prime minister after Britain's 2016 decision to leave the EU. Read more ...

Reports: 5 children killed in house fire in Youngstown

Reports: 5 children killed in house fire in Youngstown

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Whitey Bulger's lawyer plans to sue government over his prison killing

Whitey Bulger's lawyer plans to sue government over his prison killing

Whitey Bulger's attorney says he's going to sue the government over the notorious mobster's prison killing. Lawyer Hank Brennan wants to know why authorities transferred the... Read more ...

Former Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton agrees to $5.25M contract with Royals

Former Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton agrees to $5.25M contract with Royals

The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have agreed to a $5.25 million contract for next season. Read more ...

'Operation Scarf' leaves warm clothes in parks to help those in need

'Operation Scarf' leaves warm clothes in parks to help those in need

Volunteers with "Operation Scarf" gathered roughly 1,200 cold weather items, collected them in 300 bags and left the bags in Milwaukee parks for those in need. Read more ...

Huawei exec's lawyers argue for bail in Canadian court

Huawei exec's lawyers argue for bail in Canadian court

VANCOUVER - A Canadian provincial court in Vancouver on Monday weighed whether to grant bail in an extradition case to a top executive of China's Huawei Technologies following... Read more ...

National Guard soldier comes to aid of infant in snow ravaged Lenoir

National Guard soldier comes to aid of infant in snow ravaged Lenoir

A National Guard soldier said he provided emergency aid to an infant Monday who was sick at a home that was without power for three days. Read more ...

Theresa May postpones Brexit vote to avoid humiliating defeat

Theresa May postpones Brexit vote to avoid humiliating defeat

British Prime Minister Theresa May has postponed Parliament's vote on her European Union divorce deal to avoid a shattering defeat - a decision that throws her Brexit plans... Read more ...

NASA's Voyager 2 makes milestone move into interstellar space

NASA's Voyager 2 makes milestone move into interstellar space

More than four decades after its launching, NASA's famed spacecraft Voyager 2 made a milestone move into interstellar space - beyond the realm of the sun's influence, the... Read more ...