Health

UK police say second officer was poisoned in Novichok attack

Aug 15, 2019

Police say a second police officer who responded to a March 2018 nerve agent attack in the English city of Salisbury was exposed to the agent Novichock

UK's Johnson pledges $2.2B more to public health system

Aug 4, 2019

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will pump an additional 1.8 billion pounds into the National Health Service.

Reckitt Benckiser pays $1.4 billion in opioid settlement

Jul 11, 2019

Reckitt Benckiser says it will pay $1.4 billion to resolve U.S. investigations into its marketing of an anti-addiction drug

Stevie Wonder says he's getting a kidney transplant in fall

Jul 7, 2019

Stevie Wonder says he will be receiving a kidney transplant this fall

AP Exclusive: UN health agency spent $192 million on 2018 travel; auditors see 'waste' and 'culture of non-compliance'

May 20, 2019

AP Exclusive: UN health agency spent $192 million on 2018 travel; auditors see 'waste' and 'culture of non-compliance'

Will new royal baby's name honor Princess Diana? Stay tuned

May 7, 2019

Britons love to lay down their bets _ and with the birth of a healthy baby boy for Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry, it's time to focus on boys' names

Guinness tells marathon-running nurse: no skirt, no record

May 5, 2019

A British nurse who ran the London Marathon in her uniform says she has been denied a Guinness World Records listing because she wasn't wearing a skirt

Clarification: Britain-Contaminated Blood story

May 2, 2019

Clarification: Britain-Contaminated Blood story

Tottenham's Vertonghen heads' clash but briefly plays on

May 1, 2019

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen had to be helped off the field shortly after returning to action despite a clash of heads in the Champions League semifinal against Ajax

AstraZeneca's first quarter profits jump 74%

Apr 26, 2019

Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says first-quarter earnings jumped 74%, buoyed by emerging markets and the success of new cancer treatments.

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