DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As someone who has spent countless hours rowing along the Des Moines River, Tonya Logan appreciates the city’s vision to create a whitewater course that would draw kayakers to the Iowa capital.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Farmers will be allowed to let farmworkers and their families “shelter in place” in their on-site housing when aerial pesticides are being sprayed after objections from some growers that newly updated rules were too intrusive, a newspaper reported Tuesday.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Disowned by his father and ill-equipped to deal with the stigma of HIV/AIDS, a young man who died in the central Indonesian city of Yogyakarta early this year had “effectively committed suicide” by stopping anti-viral medication, according to a doctor familiar with the case.
Hospitals are often running low on injected painkillers for patients battling with opioid addictions, leading to cases in which doctors and pharmacists have to ration their painkillers and decide which patients need them the most.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators on Monday approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law, despite growing legalization for recreational and medical use.
Genetic testing has become more popular over the years as companies have made it more accessible to the public, and possible with only a saliva sample submitted to the company, straight from home. However the trend has led to concerns by health experts who say that genetic testing can be unclear.