Diplomat says Mali’s deposed president has been evacuated to Abu Dhabi for medical treatment after detention by junta
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Diplomat says Mali's deposed president has been evacuated to Abu Dhabi for medical treatment after detention by junta.
Russian doctors grant permission for opposition leader Alexei Navalny to fly to Germany for medical treatment
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian doctors grant permission for opposition leader Alexei Navalny to fly to Germany for medical treatment.
Kuwait says its 91-year-old ruler undergoes a successful surgery, without elaborating on what ails him
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Kuwait says its 91-year-old ruler undergoes a successful surgery, without elaborating on what ails him.
John Lewis, lion of civil rights era with long, celebrated career in Congress, has died; diagnosed with cancer in 2019
ATLANTA (AP) — John Lewis, lion of civil rights era with long, celebrated career in Congress, has died; diagnosed with cancer in 2019.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says he has taken unproven malaria drug to prevent symptoms should he get coronavirus.
South Korean government is looking into reports saying North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is in fragile condition after surgery
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean government is looking into reports saying North Korea's Kim Jong Un is in fragile condition after surgery.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The wife of South Dakota U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds is set to complete her cancer treatment with radiation in January.
Pakistani court orders convicted former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif released on bail so he can seek medical treatment
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani court orders convicted former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif released on bail so he can seek medical treatment.
California’s governor signs law requiring public universities to provide abortion medication at campus health centers
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's governor signs law requiring public universities to provide abortion medication at campus health centers.
DETROIT (AP) — Regardless of her reputation as a performer, Aretha Franklin's cancer doctors say she was no diva as a patient.
As the anniversary of her death approaches, two of her doctors...
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL is awarding more than $35 million in funding to five organizations conducting research into diagnosis and treatment of brain injuries.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Thomas McGaughey has been doing more in the offseason than getting the New York Giants' special teams ready for the opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The 45-year-old coordinator has been undergoing treatment for a rare form of cancer that strikes roughly 8,000 people in the United States annually.
BOSTON (AP) — A new Massachusetts law seeks to make improvements in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's and dementia.
The measure was approved by the Democratic-controlled Legislature and signed last week by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker, who noted the impact Alzheimer's has on people, whether they have the disease or are caring for someone with it.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has helped with the treatment of thousands of cancer-stricken children around the world. Striving to reach so many more, the Memphis, Tennessee-based hospital announced a $100 million plan Thursday to expand its global outreach.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Action star Chuck Norris took on medical device manufacturers in a lawsuit filed in California on Wednesday alleging a chemical used in MRI imaging scans poisoned his wife.
Gadolinium that doctors injected into Gena Norris to improve the clarity of her MRIs have left her weak and tired and with debilitating bouts of pain and a burning sensation, the suit filed in San Francisco Superior Court says.
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KENT, Ohio (AP) — Kent State coach Paul Haynes has returned to the football program after undergoing surgery for prostate cancer.
The school announced last month that Haynes was taking a medical leave of absence but did not provide details about his condition. He missed the Golden Flashes' loss at Clemson in their season opener, but then he surprised the team by showing up before its 38-31 win against Howard on Saturday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have confirmed center Ryan Johansen needed emergency surgery because of an acute compartment syndrome in his left thigh.
General manager David Poile detailed Johansen's condition in a statement Sunday, two days after Nashville announced the top scorer's season had been ended by a thigh injury after Game 4 of the Western Conference finals. Poile said rapid diagnosis and treatment was critical to prevent complications.