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Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 07:06 PM EDT

Burr-Hamilton? Angry Lawmaker Singles Out 'Female Senators'

Burr-Hamilton? Angry Lawmaker Singles Out 'Female Senators'

Passions are running high on Capitol Hill — but pistols at 10 paces over health care? GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas is angry with some fellow Republicans in the Senate who are balking at parts of...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 10:34 PM EDT

Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS Drugs

Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS Drugs

A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines — more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 09:22 PM EDT

Tractor-Trailer Deaths in Texas Highlight Danger of Heat

Tractor-Trailer Deaths in Texas Highlight Danger of Heat

Experts say the temperature inside of the tractor-trailer where smuggled immigrants died and many others were left in dire health would have quickly become unbearable in the Texas heat. Authorities said they...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 06:46 AM EDT

GOP Health Care Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

GOP Health Care Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace President Barack Obama's health care law or simply repeal...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 05:39 PM EDT

5 Reasons the Health Care Bill May Fail, 3 Why It May Not

5 Reasons the Health Care Bill May Fail, 3 Why It May Not

There are many reasons why the Senate will probably reject Republicans' crowning bill razing much of former President Barack Obama's health care law. There are fewer why Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 02:08 PM EDT

Cancer Patients' Gray Hair Turned Dark in New Drug Trials

Cancer Patients' Gray Hair Turned Dark in New Drug Trials

Cancer patients' gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads. Chemotherapy is notorious for making hair fall out, but the 14 patients...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 04:40 PM EDT

Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic

Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic

Both sides in the abortion fight raging in Kentucky agree on one thing: The stakes are as high as ever in a state that could become the first in the nation without an abortion clinic. Political pressure has...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:56 AM EDT

Texas Coffee Recalled for Viagra-Like Ingredient

Texas Coffee Recalled for Viagra-Like Ingredient

Coffee from a North Texas company was recently recalled for containing an ingredient similar to the drug in Viagra, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. Bestherbs Coffee LLC, in Grand Prairie, voluntari...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 07:55 PM EDT

McCain Diagnosed With Most Aggressive Type of Brain Cancer

McCain Diagnosed With Most Aggressive Type of Brain Cancer

Doreen Gentzler explains the cancer Sen. John McCain has - glioblastoma - is the most aggressive type of brain cancer.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 06:43 PM EDT

McCain Evaluting Treatment Options

McCain Evaluting Treatment Options

Sen. John McCain is evaluating his treatment options after being diagnosed with a particularly aggressive form of brain cancer. NBC News medical correspondent Dr. John Torres explains.

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