- Water picture improves for some California towns Updated: Apr-24-14 7:47 pm
- FDA backs off animal feed rule affecting brewers Updated: Apr-24-14 7:19 pm
- Court: State can vaccinate children in its care Updated: Apr-24-14 6:01 pm
- Bearded dragons seen as salmonella source Updated: Apr-24-14 4:29 pm
- FDA eases into regulating e-cigarettes Updated: Apr-24-14 3:38 pm
- Measles off to a fast start, as cases trend up Updated: Apr-24-14 1:18 pm
- Elkhart woman recovering from fungal meningitis Updated: Apr-24-14 10:32 am
- Georgia Tech to host health care partnership forum Updated: Apr-24-14 4:19 am
- Albuquerque utility votes against fluoride Updated: Apr-23-14 10:23 pm
- Hundreds of cases of pig virus reported in Ill. Updated: Apr-23-14 2:11 pm
- AP WAS THERE: Probable cause of AIDS found Updated: Apr-23-14 1:19 pm
- Court-ordered tobacco ads will include black media Updated: Apr-23-14 11:29 am
- 7 whooping cough cases confirmed around Helena Updated: Apr-23-14 10:46 am
- Epidemiologist: Prevent tick-borne illnesses Updated: Apr-23-14 5:19 am
- Yum's profit rises as KFC sales in China rebound Updated: Apr-22-14 7:16 pm
- Divisive vaccine proposal abandoned in Colorado Updated: Apr-22-14 4:28 pm
- Health agencies try to counter Ohio mumps outbreak Updated: Apr-22-14 3:31 pm
- Ebola outbreak death toll in West Africa over 140 Updated: Apr-22-14 11:07 am
- Colorado Editorial Roundup Updated: Apr-22-14 10:04 am
- 4 suffer CO poisoning in Weymouth Updated: Apr-22-14 7:34 am
- Sheriff's deputies search for teen who fired shots Updated: Apr-22-14 7:31 am
- Bill bans smoking at all times in home day cares Updated: Apr-21-14 7:30 pm
- Mumps cases on rise at UW-Madison Updated: Apr-21-14 7:26 pm
- Doctor convicted in outbreak to undergo evaluation Updated: Apr-21-14 3:16 pm
- State ends inmate asbestos-cleaning program Updated: Apr-21-14 2:40 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - While much of California remains in the grips of extreme drought, spring storms have eased pressure slightly and reduced the number of rural communities considered at risk of running dry.
MILWAUKEE - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it will revise proposed livestock feed rules after hearing objections about the potential cost from brewers who sell grain leftover from making beer to ranchers and dairy farmers.
PORTLAND, Oregon - Children in the custody of the state can be immunized over the objections of their biological parents, the Oregon Supreme Court ruled Thursday in a case that involves the eight children of a couple with religious objections to vaccinations.
NEW YORK - Bearded dragons have joined the list of pets that can give you salmonella poisoning.
WASHINGTON - The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown.
NEW YORK - Health officials are worried about recent U.S. measles outbreaks that so far have caused more illnesses than at the same point of any year since 1996.
ELKHART, Indiana - Terry Trost smiles more these days.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech is hosting a conference focused on ways academic institutions and medical facilities can collaborate in the technology and engineering fields to solve medical problems.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority has decided against adding more fluoride to the municipal water supply.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois agriculture officials say there have been hundreds of cases in Illinois of a deadly pig virus that's been spreading across the country for the past year.
WASHINGTON - EDITOR'S NOTE: In 1981, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first cases of a rare pneumonia that had sickened five Los Angeles gay men. The AIDS epidemic had begun.
WASHINGTON - The nation's tobacco companies and the Justice Department are including media outlets that target more of the black community in court-ordered advertisements that say the cigarette makers lied about the dangers of smoking, according to a brief filed in U.S. District Court in Washington on Wednesday.
HELENA, Montana - Health officials say seven cases of whooping cough have been confirmed in and around Helena.
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota's state epidemiologist recommends that residents use repellent and frequent checks to prevent tick-borne illnesses such as tularemia and Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
NEW YORK - Yum Brands reported a higher-than-expected profit for its first quarter highlighted by a rebound in KFC sales in China, where concerns about the safety of the chain's chicken supply eased.
DENVER - An attempt to improve vaccination rates in Colorado failed Tuesday in the state Senate.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Health agencies trying to stem a large and growing mumps outbreak are advising college, school and even day care leaders to make sure central Ohio students are immunized and to separate them from those who haven't been vaccinated and those who are infected.
DAKAR, Senegal - The World Health Organization says the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed more than 140 people.
A sampling of recent editorials from Colorado newspapers:
WEYMOUTH, Massachusetts - Authorities say two adults and two children were hospitalized after a car left running in an attached garage filled a Weymouth home with dangerous levels of carbon monoxide.
TOWN OF GRAFTON, Wisconsin - A teenager accused of shooting at his sister's boyfriend in Ozaukee County is still on the run.
SACRAMENTO, California - The Assembly approved a bill Monday that would ban smoking inside home day care centers even after the children have left, a regulation that targets lingering "third-hand smoke" and has been adopted by 12 other states.
MADISON, Wisconsin - University health officials are warning students about a rise in confirmed cases of mumps at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
LAS VEGAS - A former Nevada doctor at the center of a 2007 hepatitis C outbreak has been ordered into federal custody for a mental evaluation.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state has ended a more than two-decade-old program that used prisoners to remove asbestos-containing material, a newspaper reported Monday.