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Japan to limit hospital care as COVID-19 cases hit new high
By Mari Yamaguchi Aug. 04, 2021 05:51 AM EDT
Explainer: How will the virus emergency affect the Olympics?
By Mari Yamaguchi Jul. 12, 2021 04:38 AM EDT
As virus surges in Uganda, hospitals accused of profiteering
By Rodney Muhumuza Jun. 26, 2021 04:50 AM EDT
South Africa battles rapid rise of COVID-19 in Johannesburg
By Mogomotsi Magome Jun. 25, 2021 11:15 AM EDT
Michigan lawmakers announce bills after opioid deaths spike
By Anna Liz Nichols Jun. 23, 2021 03:48 PM EDT
LANSING, Mich (AP) — A bipartisan group of Michigan lawmakers announced a package of bills Wednesday to curb opioid overdose deaths in the state, which experts...
Pandemic-delayed surgeries share blame for blood shortage
Jun. 20, 2021 01:09 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — Some New England hospitals are delaying or rescheduling surgeries because of a shortage of blood donations during the pandemic. ...
The Latest: Blood shortage forces New England surgery delay
By The Associated Press Jun. 20, 2021 05:32 AM EDT
New York law gives nurses a voice in hospital staffing plans
Jun. 19, 2021 02:36 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Tennessee
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 01:30 PM EDT
Kingsport Times News. June 11, 2021. Editorial: Independence Day signals a return to normal To date, it appears...
Colorado health care, prescription drug bills are now laws
Jun. 16, 2021 01:15 PM EDT
The Latest: COVID-19 cases rise in Missouri tourist areas
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 01:25 AM EDT
Workers push back against hospitals requiring COVID vaccines
By Juan A. Lozano And Brian Melley Jun. 14, 2021 03:22 PM EDT
With surge in virus, Oman faces shortage of hospital beds
By Isabel Debre Jun. 14, 2021 06:41 AM EDT
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Coronavirus infections are surging in the Gulf Arab state of Oman, where health officials warned Monday that hospitals now...
Some Rhode Island hospitals ease visitation rules
Jun. 08, 2021 11:44 AM EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Hospital, Hasbro Children’s Hospital, and The Miriam Hospital are loosening some of their visitation rules as the number...
California Senate rejects workers compensation proposal
By Adam Beam Jun. 03, 2021 08:16 PM EDT
State investing up to $100M in mental health services
By Kathy Mccormack And Holly Ramer Jun. 03, 2021 10:24 AM EDT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The state of New Hampshire is investing up to $100 million in mental health services following a recent state Supreme Court ruling to help...
The Latest: More cases in virus cluster in southern China
By The Associated Press Jun. 02, 2021 05:58 AM EDT
Partiers protest Belgium virus rules; medics demand support
May. 29, 2021 02:26 PM EDT
National Guard asked to help staff Oregon State Hospital
May. 28, 2021 01:34 PM EDT
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Significant staffing shortages at the Oregon State Hospital prompted health officials to call for the National Guard’s assistance at the...
Senate takes on 'Colorado Option' health insurance bill
By James Anderson May. 25, 2021 04:37 PM EDT
DENVER (AP) — Colorado state senators clashed over government control of health care pricing and affordability in their first debate Tuesday on a bill that...