- California senator seeks review of paralysis cases Updated: Feb-27-14 3:37 pm
- US, 26 countries launch effort to fight outbreaks Updated: Feb-13-14 12:06 pm
- Experts increasingly contemplate end of smoking Updated: Feb-09-14 5:40 pm
WASHINGTON - Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer has asked the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to initiate a formal investigation into what has caused polio-like paralysis in about 20 children in California over the past 18 months.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. and 26 other countries began a new effort Thursday to prevent and fight outbreaks of dangerous infectious diseases before they spread around the globe.
ATLANTA - Health officials have begun to predict the end of cigarette smoking in America.