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Double mastectomy doesn't boost cancer survival rates: study

Women fighting cancer in one breast don't benefit from having both breasts removed, according to new research out Tuesday, that found long‑term...

Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?

As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic...

Cave markings 'bring Neanderthals closer to us'

Markings dating back 40,000 years suggest Neanderthals were considerably more sophisticated than previously thought, researchers say.

Chefs, breeders pair up to produce tastier veggies

VERONA, Wis. (AP) — There's a good chance that many of the trendy vegetables foodies latch on to in the next decade will come from the...

Nigeria records another Ebola case in oil city, 17 cases total

Nigeria records another Ebola case in oil city, 17 cases total

New test fast-tracks diagnosis for malaria

A new invention can cheaply and accurately diagnose malaria infection in just a few minutes using only a droplet of blood, researchers reported Sunday in...

Fujifilm vs Ebola: Japan giants turn hands to medicine

When Japan announced it was ready to supply a new drug to help combat the deadly Ebola virus, one unusual detail emerged -- it would be made by Fujifilm.

Ebola takes big toll on already poor health care

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — When the dreaded Ebola virus began infecting people in the Sierra Leone town of Kenema, Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan and his...

Ebola outbreak reaches Senegal, riots break out in Guinea

The West African state of Senegal became the fifth country to be hit by the world's worst Ebola outbreak on Friday, while riots broke out in...