- Insurers OK third-party payers through Nov. 15 Updated: Mar-10-14 10:26 pm
- 1 Ore. horse dead, 4 positive with equine herpes Updated: Mar-10-14 7:16 pm
- Report: Syrian health care on brink of collapse Updated: Mar-10-14 6:04 pm
- 16 cases of mumps reported in Ohio State outbreak Updated: Mar-10-14 5:49 pm
- Iowa Supreme Court hears HIV conviction appeal Updated: Mar-10-14 4:41 pm
- Women focus of Virginia AIDs campaign Updated: Mar-10-14 2:04 am
- Teen using bats to fight West Nile virus Updated: Mar-07-14 10:53 am
- 3 more people die of the flu in North Carolina Updated: Mar-06-14 7:29 pm
- W. Pa. boy dies from bacterial meningitis Updated: Mar-06-14 5:57 pm
- Oklahoma death toll due to flu rises to 53 Updated: Mar-06-14 11:58 am
- Grizzlies' Randolph out against Nets with flu Updated: Mar-05-14 7:45 pm
- Doctors hope for cure in a 2nd baby born with HIV Updated: Mar-05-14 5:15 pm
- Gene therapy seems safe, may help control HIV Updated: Mar-05-14 5:13 pm
- Meningococcal disease suspected in student death Updated: Mar-05-14 1:17 pm
- EXCHANGE: Family struggles with rare disorder Updated: Mar-05-14 6:17 am
- Agency says flu vaccine for uninsured adults gone Updated: Mar-05-14 5:05 am
- Ill. officials link antibiotics misuse, superbugs Updated: Mar-05-14 4:06 am
- Obama budget proposes new fight against superbugs Updated: Mar-04-14 4:51 pm
- Studies show big promise for HIV prevention drug Updated: Mar-04-14 12:45 pm
- Report: Flu hit poverty areas hardest Updated: Mar-04-14 9:00 am
- Sailor on cargo ship diagnosed with tuberculosis Updated: Mar-04-14 7:12 am
- Health officials raise red flag against meningitis Updated: Mar-03-14 11:04 am
- Patients may have been exposed to measles Updated: Mar-03-14 9:25 am
- EXCHANGE: Man humbled by rare flu complication Updated: Mar-02-14 5:05 am
- Whooping cough outbreak affects Weber County Updated: Mar-01-14 8:52 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The three major companies in Louisiana offering coverage through the federal insurance exchange have agreed to continue to accept premium payments through Nov. 15 from a program that helps HIV/AIDS patients cover their health care costs.
EUGENE, Oregon - State livestock officials say one Lane County horse has died and four others from the same stable have tested positive for a neurological form of equine herpes virus.
BEIRUT - Syria's health care system is on the brink of collapse, with medics forced to engage in "brutal medical practices" in order to save lives: knocking out patients with metal bars because of lack of anesthesia, or amputating infants' limbs for lack of other ways to treat their injuries, an international charity organization said in a report published on Monday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Public health officials say 16 mumps cases have been confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court heard arguments Monday on whether it should uphold the conviction of a man with HIV who was sentenced to 25 years in prison for not telling a partner he carried the virus when they had sex.
RICHMOND, Virginia - Women are the focus of a new statewide AIDS public health campaign.
KOKOMO, Indiana - Seventeen-year-old Tyler Solis is helping the city of Kokomo protect the area bat population and curb the mosquito population at the same time.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Three people died of the flu in North Carolina last week, down from the previous week and a sign that the illness is in decline.
PITTSBURGH - The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office says a 6-year-old Pittsburgh boy has died from bacterial meningitis.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Department of Health says two more people have died from the flu during the past week, adding to the record number of influenza-related deaths in the state.
NEW YORK - Zach Randolph missed the Memphis' Grizzlies game in Brooklyn on Wednesday night because of the flu.
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment - in this instance, four hours after birth.
Scientists have modified genes in the blood cells of HIV patients to help them resist the AIDS virus, and say the treatment seems safe and promising. The results give hope that this approach might one day free at least some people from needing medicines to keep HIV under control, a form of cure.
PORTLAND, Oregon - A Portland high school student has died of a suspected case of meningococcal (mehn-ihn-joh-KAHK'-ul) disease.
WALNUT, Illinois - Jaclyn and Thomas Trujillo's daughter, Kloey, loved school, playing with other children, and participating in a variety of activities. Then, for no apparent reason, everything in the extremely intelligent 5-year-old's once-safe world suddenly changed.
WICHITA, Kansas - The Sedgwick County Health Department has run out of flu vaccine for uninsured adults.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois health officials say most antibiotics prescribed in hospitals and nursing homes are unnecessary and their overuse has led to an increase in deadly superbugs.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is sounding an alarm about the growing threat of superbugs. It is proposing a jump in spending to fight antibiotic-resistant germs in hospitals.
A shot every one to three months may someday give an alternative to the daily pills that some people take now to cut their risk of getting HIV from sex with an infected partner.
SACRAMENTO, California - A newspaper analysis found that this flu season in Sacramento County hit hardest in low-income, densely packed neighborhoods.
BRUNSWICK, Georgia - Health officials on Georgia's coast say more than 20 sailors were quarantined amid fears of tuberculosis on a cargo ship arriving at the Port of Brunswick.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - Health officials are urging people to take precautions against meningitis.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - State health officials say patients at two Rhode Island hospitals may have been exposed to measles.
CROPSEY, Illinois - Jeff Noyd was a retired police and fire officer who did just about everything on the farm.
OGDEN, Utah - Health officials say an outbreak of whooping cough has affected more than 30 students at three Weber County schools and their family members.