Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds
Deaths and hospitalizations for heart disease and stroke have dropped dramatically in the United States over the past decade, according to a large study of Medicare patients.
Liberian police fire tear gas to disperse protest over Ebola quarantine
Police in the Liberian capital Monrovia fired tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd agitating to leave a neighborhood placed under quarantine because of the Ebola virus, witnesses said.
Ebola: WHO Sees Bright Spots
While the number of Ebola cases in West Africa continues to mount, there are bright spots in the outbreak, according to the World Health Organization.
One City's Radical Approach to Mental Illness: Treat It
San Antonio has changed the way it deals with emergency calls involving mental illness, saving the city $50 million over 5 years and reducing the number of mentally ill patients in jail.