Health

Flint Water Plant Tower
(credit: George Fox/WWJ)
June 13, 2019 - 2:08 pm
“I want to remind the people of Flint that justice delayed is not always justice denied and a fearless and dedicated team of career prosecutors and investigators are hard at work to ensure those who harmed you are held accountable.”
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Tyson meat alternative products
This undated product image provided by Tyson Foods, Inc. shows a plant-based meat alternative made by Tyson Foods. The blended burger made from beef and pea protein will follow this fall. The product will be sold under a new brand, Raised and Rooted, which will continue to develop new plant-based products and blends. (Kevin Smith/Tyson Foods, Inc. via AP)
June 13, 2019 - 11:53 am
Tyson is responding to a growing global trend toward plant-based eating, fueled by health and environmental concerns
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June 13, 2019 - 9:38 am
Two additional cases have been identified this year.
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Brad Falchuk and Gwyneth Paltrow
Brad Falchuk and Gwyneth Paltrow attend a ceremony honoring Ryan Murphy with a star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame on December 04, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
June 11, 2019 - 5:23 pm
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow revealed that she and her husband of five months live together only about four days per week.
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Jon Stewart speaks on 9-11 victims fund
Entertainer and activist Jon Stewart lends his support to firefighters, first responders and survivors of the September 11 terror attacks at a hearing by the House Judiciary Committee as it considers permanent authorization of the Victim Compensation Fund, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
June 11, 2019 - 4:41 pm
The sparse attendance by lawmakers was "an embarrassment to the country and a stain on this institution," Stewart said.
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FILE - In this May 10, 2012, file photo, a doctor holds Truvada pills in her office in San Francisco. Studies released on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 show the anti-AIDS treatment also cuts the chances that someone who’s still healthy becomes infected from risky sex or injection drug use. But with nearly 40,000 new HIV infections each year in the U.S., only a fraction of people who could benefit are prescribed the drug for prevention. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
June 11, 2019 - 11:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Doctors should offer a daily HIV prevention pill to healthy people who are at high risk of getting infected with the virus, an influential health care panel recommended Tuesday. The new guidelines aim to help cut the nearly 40,000 new HIV infections in the U.S. each year...
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This Friday, May 24, 2019 photo shows the "sell by" date for a jug of milk in New York. In May 2019, U.S. regulators are again urging food makers to reduce the variety of terms like "best by" and "use by" that cause confusion about when food should be thrown out. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
June 06, 2019 - 9:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If milk is a few days past its "Sell By" date, is it safe to drink? U.S. regulators are urging food-makers to be more consistent with labeling terms like "Best By" and "Enjoy By" that cause confusion. By clarifying the meaning of such dates, they are trying to prevent people from...
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June 06, 2019 - 9:13 am
Humans and their pups are more synchronized than we think.
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Mount Carmel West Hospital
FILE - This Jan. 15, 2019 file photo shows the main entrance to Mount Carmel West Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. . (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh Huggins, File)
June 05, 2019 - 3:55 pm
A lawyer has said he did not intend to kill anyone.
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measles
This photo shows the skin rash on a patient’s abdomen three days after the onset of a measles infection. (credit: CDC/ Heinz F. Eichenwald, MD)
June 05, 2019 - 12:28 pm
“Health Division leaders and staff worked tirelessly to combat this outbreak and protect the health and safety of Oakland County residents,” County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said.
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