By MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press July 27, 2014 3:06 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a plan to improve veterans' health care.
July 23, 2014 2:45 p.m.
The Vancouver Clinic is hosting classes for people with prediabetes.
July 23, 2014 11:48 a.m.
Local Wendel Family Dental Centres are giving away free mouth guards to high school athletes in Clark County.
By Associated Press July 22, 2014 11:04 a.m.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday.
By Tonya Jameson, The Charlotte Observer July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
The moment brings laughter now, but it sure wasn't funny then.
By Danielle Douglas, The Washington Post July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
It is grueling enough to swim 2.4 miles, bike 112 miles and run 26.2 miles, but imagine doing all of that when you can only see a blur of light ahead of you.
By Sonali Basak, Bloomberg News July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
The nursing workforce in the U.S. grew more rapidly than U.S. government forecasters predicted as baby-boomer nurses delayed retirement, a study found.
By Tom Sanders, Special to The Washington Post July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
LONDON — Our understanding of fats — including which ones are actually good for us — is evolving.
By LAURAN NEERGAARD, Associated Press July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
WASHINGTON — No batteries required: Scientists are creating a biological pacemaker by injecting a gene into the hearts of sick pigs that changed ordinary cardiac cells into a special kind that induces a steady heartbeat.
By Ravelle Worthington, FITBIE.com July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
It may not be the easiest thing in the world, but come summertime, bringing your workout to the beach is a highly attractive option. And while we're all about trying new things and challenging our bodies, it's important to note that yes, there is a "wrong" way to run on sand.
By LINDSEY TANNER, Associated Press July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
CHICAGO — First-day jitters come with any new job but when the work involves pushing needles into strangers' bellies, stitching up gaping wounds or even delivering babies, that debut can be especially nerve-wracking — for everyone involved.
By Marissa Harshman July 21, 2014 6 a.m.
Blake Bell has pricked his finger with a needle roughly 18,000 times in the past five years.
By JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press July 20, 2014 8:24 p.m.
MIAMI — The nation's No. 2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer.